Posts by Donna Freedman
Mar 11, 2013 - What can you learn about personal finance from a five-hour opera? As it turns out, plenty.
Mar 05, 2013 - It's easy to feel a bit sheepish when it comes to complaining. But not only is it the right thing for you, it helps the company you're complaining about. Here's how to do it right.
Feb 11, 2013 - Here are seven ways to create maximum impact with minimal expense.
Feb 04, 2013 - Think you know the best time to buy a ticket? Think again.
Jan 16, 2013 - In some situations, it might be better to pay up and forgo frugality.
Jan 03, 2013 - When a little kid has to be nagged into opening presents, or is so Santawhelmed he’s ready to cry, that’s a clear indication that we’re overdoing it. Here's an alternate plan.
Dec 13, 2012 - Here are some easy ways to get by without ever having to buy trash bags.
Dec 03, 2012 - If you're anticipating an expected loss of funds – from a salary reduction to child support – read on for tips on how to spend less.
Nov 14, 2012 - They're both long-term commitments and can be painful. But the rewards are totally worth it.
Oct 18, 2012 - It took relocating from Seattle to Anchorage, Alaska, to understand the true meaning of simplifying.
Sep 18, 2012 - Want to make fewer impulsive purchases at the supermarket? The secret is in the shopping list.
Sep 11, 2012 - Every dollar matters, and so does every dime. Be aware of how you’re spending those dimes, and you'll soon be saving serious cash.
Aug 21, 2012 - Can you really travel for $1? There has to be a catch, right? Not really...
Aug 07, 2012 - From drinking Coke to changing pharmacies, there are quite a few ways to avoid paying for pricey movie tickets – and to score free popcorn.
Jul 31, 2012 - When children are dirty and smelly, they may actually be healthy. Scientists have measured the benefits of playing in the dirt.