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MARY HUNT

Mary invites questions at mary@everydaycheapskate.com, or c/o Everyday Cheapskate, P.O. Box 2099, Cypress, CA 90630. This column will answer questions of general interest, but letters cannot be answered individually. Mary Hunt is the founder of www.DebtProofLiving.com, a personal finance member website and the author of “The Smart Woman’s Guide to Planning for Retirement,” released in 2013. To find out more about Mary and read her past columns, please visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com.

Articles by MARY HUNT

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19 hours ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: Recently you gave us some fantastic recipes to make our own sauces at home (“It’s All About That Sauce!”) But you missed one! How about the shrimp sauce that only Japanese restaurants seem to have? Got a recipe for that? — Matthew [Read More]
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5 days ago - - MARY HUNT
Who doesn’t love learning about a money-saving tactic or investment that results in a net savings of thousands of dollars a year? I sure do! And I can count on maybe two fingers how many of those I’ve managed to deploy in my home in the past decade. [Read More]
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1 week ago - - MARY HUNT
During these lazy days of summer, Christmas is probably the farthest thing from your mind! With thoughts of vacation, finding ways to keep cool and big family get-togethers filling these summer days, the sounds of jingle bells and carolers out in the snow are ancient history. [Read More]
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1 week ago - - MARY HUNT
When all three messages landed in my inbox on the same day, the problem of soap scum, moldy mildew and hard-water buildup grabbed my attention. [Read More]
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2 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Whether it’s making sure a mailing label remains legible all the way to its destination or packing light for vacation, my readers have the best ideas, tips and tricks. Here’s a small sampling from my mail that is sure to both educate and amuse! [Read More]
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2 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Now that the summer heat is bearing down across the U.S., millions of window-mounted air conditioners are getting a real workout. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
2 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Some days I sit down to write this column and the words pour out of my mind, through my fingers and onto the keyboard. Other times, like right now, all systems go blank — one big expansive, frustrating void. [Read More]
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3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
These days, there’s a pricey product available to clean just about anything. But why spend the money when you can make your own homemade products that perform just as well, from ingredients you may already have in your cupboards and pantry? [Read More]
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3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
CREATIVE GIFTING: My teenage grandchildren don’t want “stuff” anymore — they want cash! [Read More]
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3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: We have an aging car that is a lemon. We are keeping it going with baling wire until we can afford a different car. When that time comes, besides our temptation to shove it over a cliff, what should we do with our lemon? In good conscience I cannot even donate it to a charity. [Read More]
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