Have you been thinking of trying online clothing consignment and thrift store – ThredUP? I tried it and here’s the review of my experience for Tightwad Tuesday Episode #13
Money Saving Tips
It’s amazing how much money slips through our fingers. Once I started tracking my spending, I found my frequent trips to discount retailers added up. Buying a dress or blouse for $25 – $30 seemed like no big deal but take all together, the purchases added up to $120 – $150 a month. Until […]
Be a smart shopper. You can look fabulous without spending a lot of money. I used to be excited when I bought something on sale. The “deal” was my indication of success. In hindsight, I wasted a lot of money with this mindset. Price is only one part of the equation. A better way to […]
In Episode 10 of Tightwad Tuesdays, I share thinking behind making a major purchase. Skiing is my favorite sport so I bought new boots this season. Were they an expense or an investment? You tell me! What was your very best sporting goods purchase?
Have you heard of The Project 333 Challenge: Reduce your wardrobe to 33 total items? The system consists of paring down the clothes in your closet to the items you love the most, fit the best and go together well. Now that’s a sensible idea! Courtney Carver, the mastermind behind Be More With Less, recommends […]
I am not one for buying on Craig’s list. First of all, it’s time consuming. Once you finally find something fabulous, you have to connect with the seller. If the treasure hasn’t been sold yet, you still have to coordinate a meeting to take a look. By this time, you’ve already invested hours.