Archive for October, 2015


Most of our family and friends that actually lived through the Great Depression are gone but we can still learn a lot from their experiences and the legacy left from that era. Whether it is using less expensive cuts of meat, serving leftovers, making soup from scraps, or just promoting the “clean plate club”; frugal […]

Auto Insurance Cost Traps

Last month we outlined some ways to save on your auto insurance and some things you should avoid to keep from having your insurance premiums increased. Consumer Reports recently reported on the various ways in which auto insurance companies rate their customers for premium charges. There were a lot of surprises and most of the […]