OK, how do you manage saving and be frugal when you are the only one on board? Spouse believes this is a good idea however is NOT a rule follower. Example: I stated too much money was wasted on junk foods, so what is purchased when he shops.....yep, junk food. I'm not a "couponer" because I buy wherever is cheapest which is usually like Dollar General, Family Dollar, Big Lots, etc. Also I buy generic. I used to try couponing but found it was cheaper to do generics. Only certain items are name brand.
I do watch for sale stuff, price per pound, etc. but can't seem to get anyone to understand you can't have money and blow it too.
Also, I can sit at home forever and he can't sit still to save his soul but must go-go-go! That, as I've explained, costs gas and gas costs money. So each time he starts the engine, there goes dollars.
I'm currently seeking outside employment because cost of living is going up up up
Answer by vbruno at 4:23 PM on Sep. 29, 2009
Answer by coala at 4:49 PM on Sep. 29, 2009
Buy him a bicycle.
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Answer by rkoloms at 6:03 PM on Sep. 29, 2009
Answer by Cheapsk8mom at 6:31 PM on Sep. 29, 2009
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Answer by IraqiVetWife at 9:46 PM on Sep. 29, 2009