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Ideas for economical living . Group

We are all in a tough time in America so it seems a good idea to share tips, ideas, for economical living, how do we afford new 'stuff' and where can we get good 'used stuff '..be interested in any ideas to cope .what may be a long haul.When the going gets tough the tough get going '

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Don't remember where I stole this from but I use it at least once a week! Make your Own "Cream of ..." Soup 2 Tbs butter 2 Tbs flour 1/4 tsp salt (optional) 1 cup milk In a heavy saucepan, melt the butter. Sprinkle the flo...
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Well I figured I would share some things here. I dont know why this site is so slow. Y'all must have oodles of money or something. :) Ok, Laundry-- Dont use fabric softener (or use 1/2 cup of vinegar if you want) Line ...
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With all this talk about inflation I wondered if any folks here are storing food, I have been buying extra cans and dried goods, on another website I do they are taking it seriously and buying seeds to plant and plenty of water .I do thi...
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For the first time with economy in my head I went into a 99 cents store, very busy very small aisles, but I was surprised at the items in there all for 99cents a pop. If you look around you can find expensive coffee, oils, spices, soups ...
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Well I am in CA and its always costing more to fill up with Gas but today its almost $4.00 this will hurt the economy and could if it continues drop us into worse recession ..Darn it why don't we use our own vast oil wealth surely we c...
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Well we are really seeing the prices of everything skyrocketing the Global economic crisis is upon us ...get buying some stores when you shop, you will need them .
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well today we paid , $3-45 a gallon for gas I I think the pace its going we will reach $5 before long...thanks Obama we have a lot of oil in our country ,also deep sea drillin but in the effort to destroy America you wont let us have i...
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So it begins ...that word Inflation is starting to bite ..caused by the feds ....print more money ..inflation .,so I say to you get some more stores in its better than saving at the moment ,gas will hit $5 by July they say , keep your ca...
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How do you economise on the utilities , heating, cooling in summer, water, Gas.
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The federal reserve is printing money as of yesterday , they are devaluiung the dollar...but food inflation is on the way .....
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Since we are now faced with some of the inventions and conveinences that really messed up some things. Do you think we should go back to some of the old ways of doing things?
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Any of you have any ideas how to earn a little extra from home. I work part time in an office Tues - Friday 9:30am- 2:30am. I have a special needs child so this works well for me seeing she is in school at this time. I have suggested to ...
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What economical means is there of getting those extra Vits and supplements we need, I know we should eat several servings of veg and drink water ,and eat protein, however we still seem to be deficient in certain nutrients. Is there a bet...
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Weel I know this OBama promised we would have high electirc bills but Wow did I get a shock today , yes its heat time here and my air is on , but I dont have it on during the day ,I like to sweat ,LOl it was over $200 now okay what real...
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has anyone tried the homemade laundry soap? It does seem to be very economical.
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Take this with a grain of salt..lol ...... .Best places to shop for everything Last year shoppers spent $405 billion at Walmart, the world’s largest retailer. But according to a new study by the Consumer Reports National Resear...
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I am not certain that our few pennies are going to help the way OBama has taken us down the road to ruin ...so spend ...like he is hes giving biilions to Greece so a few dollars here and there wont matter he will get it in taxes anyway ...
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Building a new economy is tough. One group of neighbors decided to do it together. by Chuck Collins posted May 05, 2010 Reconnecting with our neighbors is the first step toward community resilience. Sandra Boston remembe...
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Stephen Howard-Sarin, vice president, CBS Interactive (Business) Lesson: Do the math — and if being comfortable isn’t going to get you where you need to be, then change tactics. “As a kid, we saved money in a jar (literally) for months...
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The phrase “lessons from our mothers” tends to conjure images of sappy Hallmark cards or self-righteous Smith College seminars. But maybe “London School of Economics” should be added to that list. Researchers have found that women han...
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