Best how to save money articles for the week of 9/5/14
I read dozens of articles and blogs on how to save money so that you don’t have to. Here are my favorite articles this week:
How to Spot Expensive Furniture at Thrift Stores- My whole house is filled with used furniture, but I don’t really know how to tell high quality stuff from furniture I can expect to fall apart. I found this article by Cat on frugalrules.com very helpful and will know what to look for from now on.
Save on Airfare with the Southwest Hidden City Trick Andy from tightfistedmiser.com tells explains how airline fares can sometimes be sneaky, with fares sometimes being higher to cities that are farther away. He also explains how you can exploit this unfairness to get yourself a cheaper ticket.
The free app that lets you download Free, unlimited ebooks and audiobooks– Overdrive Everyone that loves reading should check out this article by Mario at debtblag.com.
How to Use Cloth Diapers I’ll admit that when my kids were babies I spent a fortune on disposable diapers and it never even occurred to me that there was a cheaper option. If your willing to do some extra work to save a ton of money and don’t mind getting a little dirty check out this article by Cat at budgetblonde.com
How to Get Rid of Junk Mail (for Good) Junk mail isn’t just an annoyance, it is wasteful. Aaron from threethriftyguys.com has some ideas on how to stop all that paper waste. The most exciting part of this article is I found out you can opt out of getting a phone book. That’s great news for me because when a new phone book shows up on my porch it goes straight to the trash.