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by AmyBoz
Sat Jun 02, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: My tips.. What are yours?
Replies: 45
Views: 18307

Re: My tips.. What are yours?

My biggest frugal tip is the library. I have both a book and a movie addiction. And, with four kids, a lot of movies have been watched here, over the years. We use the library once a week and get books and movies. As long as we bring them back on time, it's a great way to save money. Also, I look fo...
by AmyBoz
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 4
Views: 520

Hello!

Hi all! My name is Amy and I have been a member of several Frugal boards over the past 17 years. I am an 8th grade History teacher, mother of four, wife, piano teacher (after school), blogger, and freelance writer. I am consistently looking for frugal inspiration, which is what brought me to your bo...
by AmyBoz
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: Apps that pay you back for buying groceries
Replies: 3
Views: 1453

Re: Apps that pay you back for buying groceries

I use iBotta, MobiSave, CheckOut51, Savings Star, and Fetch Rewards. iBotta is where i have earned the most. I forget to log my receipts some weeks, but I have still done fairly well. I cashed out in November of last year and the money was helpful in Christmas shopping! Hoping to do the same this ye...
by AmyBoz
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: Savings by Making Own Bread?
Replies: 8
Views: 1636

Re: Savings by Making Own Bread?

While I love the idea of making my own bread, by the savings in the original post, if I get my bread at Aldi, I'm only saving about a quarter a loaf. Given the amount of time it would make to make and bake it, while I'm still working full-time, I don't think the savings is enough to encourage me to ...