FrugalWorld

Here you'll find hundreds of money saving tips in a variety of areas.

Get Paid To Search With Qmee

by

qmee_logoYou use search engines to find things, shopping sites to find stuff. And you’re making money doing it. Wait, you’re not? Well, let me introduce you to Qmee.

Qmee is a free browser add-on/app that pays you to use popular search or shopping sites. We’re talking Google, Yahoo, Bing, Amazon, and eBay. If you use any of these on a regular basis, you could be making a little cash on the side as easy as clicking a link. Read more…

Coupons 101: Getting Started With Couponing

by

You see them everywhere: nestled in newspapers, on the pages of magazines, in your mail, and even dangling off products throughout your grocery aisles. Clipping coupons has become a big business for many shoppers, and if you put enough time into it, you can realize sizeable savings on your shopping receipts. Even if you don’t choose to put a ton of time into it, couponing can save you a considerable amount and make it one hobby that pays you, week in, week out. Read more…

20 Frugal Resolutions for the New Year

by

Lose weight. Quit smoking. Exercise more. Finally conquer that irrational fear of clowns, once and for all. New Year’s is a perfect time to roll out the resolutions, those pledges to change something in your life, start anew, tabula rasa. Why not concentrate this year on a few frugal resolutions and get your financial house in order?

Even small changes to the way you do things in your life can add up to big savings, and more happiness. The following twenty frugal resolutions aren’t necessarily profound, but they’re all great steps towards saving more money in the New Year. Select as many as you want, physically write them down into a list, and tape it next to your bathroom mirror so you don’t lose track of them.

Image courtesy of  FreeDigitalPhotos.net 

Read more…

Tips For Finding and Landing a Seasonal Job

by

Seasonal employment is a great way to make some quick cash, and the National Retail Federation predicts that retailers will add between 585,000 and 625,000 seasonal workers this year. Because of high unemployment, there will be stiff competition to land these jobs, but the following tips will help you both find a seasonal job and successfully land one. First up though: why get a seasonal job? Read more…

Where To Find Free Thanksgiving Stuff Online

by

Dive into Thanksgiving with a ton of holiday freebies available online. If you’re looking for something specific, Thanksgiving-ish, and free free free!, then click on one of the following: Read more…

Winterize: How To Prepare Your Home For Winter

by

As the days get shorter, your to-do list just seems to get longer. One of the big things on it is getting your house ready for winter. Winterizing your home can not only make you more comfortable this winter, it can also save you a considerable amount of money on energy costs. Taking proper care of your home now can protect you from some of the damage that winter can inflict on it. It also will make your homestead a lot safer for your family.

Winterize your house

Image courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net 

Winterizing may seem to be a daunting task, but getting your house ready for winter should really only take you a weekend, if that. Plan it out right and you can winterize and still manage to get in some fall fun. Use the following guide to make sure that you’re ready for winter, both inside and out.
Read more…

15 Fun (and Frugal) Things To Do This Fall

by

While many people point to fall as their favorite time of year, it can also be one of the busiest. Kids are back to school, home owners are getting ready for winter, the holidays loom… it sometimes seems like there is always something pressing to do and no time to spare.
fall pumpkins

But spare you should. Fall offer many opportunities to do things that, quite frankly, you don’t have a chance to do at other times of the year. That wedge of time between “Oh darn, summer is over” and “Oh darn, winter is here” is special, and the following 15 activities are not only fall-worthy and fun, but also inexpensive to free. Fall goes fast… grab your kids and your camera and head out!
Read more…

Seasonal Grocery Shopping Guide: What To Buy, Month By Month

by

There are many strategies you can use to save money on your grocery shopping. One of the best is to target items that are in season.

This guide takes a look at what produce and other items are in season, month by month. Each page/month of this guide focuses on three main areas:


Read more…

×