Donna Freedman

Donna Freedman, Writer

A former newspaper journalist, Donna Freedman has been a staff writer for MSN Money and Get Rich Slowly, and freelanced for a wide variety of online and print publications. She got a college degree at age 52 (better late than REALLY late) on full scholarship. Now she lives and writes the frugal life in Anchorage, Alaska, and blogs at

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When you’re invited to a dinner party, a ski weekend, someone’s beach house, say thanks with the right gift. (And improve your chances of being invited again.)