More Ideas from Dollar Stretcher.....
Special Pancake Jug
My husband recently bought a shake and pour pancake jug. I thought it was pretty cool, but the price was not so cool. When I was using it, I realized I could just save the jug and refill with my own pancake mix. I get the ease of shake and pour at a fraction of the cost. Lynne in Indiana
Little Luxuries - The Free DVD Store
At work, we made a list of DVDs and videos that each of us have. Rather than rent from the video store or go out for a night at the movies, we borrow from each other. Kim
Check the Tax First
We had purchased "newer" used cars and were hit with personal property tax bill of over $800 the next year! I have an older used car that runs great and costs me less than a hundred dollars annually in personal property tax. It would be wise for a person to check into property taxes before buying even a used car. Kellie A.
editor's note: Each state taxes cars differently. Kellie makes a good point. You need to know your state's taxes and keep them in mind when shopping for a newer vehicle.
15 Ways to Survive a Job Loss
If yours was among the 2.59 million jobs lost so far in this recession, here are 15 ways to handle your financial obligations until you get back on your feet.
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Myth: Aftermarket Gear Voids Car Warranty
Buyers may soon be able to personalize their new cars without endangering the manufacturer's warranty.
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Video: How to Lower Your Property Taxes
The only upside of declining real estate values may be lower property taxes. Here's how to get yours reduced.
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Work History Key to Refinance Approval
Lenders scrutinize work history before deciding whether to approve applications for new loans.
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Helping Those Less Fortunate by R. Kellogg
You'd support your local food pantry if you could
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Wait for Bargains on These 5 Items?
As prices sink and retailers grow desperate, is now the time
to buy these five items? Or, should you wait?
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Have a great weekend everyone!