Archive for March, 2013

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Do Frugal People Really Have That Much Time On Their Hands?

I was catching up on the pf blogosphere and read a few interesting frugal ideas.   The thing that caught my attention was the inordinate large amount of time these people seem to have on their hands.   Perhaps I live in a different world because I work for a giant corp that keeps me busy 50 […]

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Friday, March 15th, 2013

I Got A New Roof For My Home!

I was reading Money Beagle’s sad story about not being able to find a roofing company to rebuild their roof.   Just this week, I’m getting a brand new roof installed on my house.    Fortunately for me however, I have had great success because I drafted a 4 page list of specifications I wanted on my […]

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Thursday, March 14th, 2013

WOW! Look at 10 Years of Fast Food Price Inflation!

The good folks over at cockeyed.com did a summary of the change in cost of fast food from some major chains from 2002 to 2013.  It’s interesting that this hasn’t been reported in major news outlets because I think it’s big news on the rate of inflation. By now if you ever tune in to […]

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