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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

EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
2 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Every day, I get at least one letter or message from someone who needs encouragement. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
2 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Faithful readers may recall the story of a woman in Philadelphia who decided to go over her parents’ phone bill only to discover they were paying $21 a month to lease three landline telephones — one of which they’d tossed out years ago. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
More than half of Americans, reportedly, make New Year’s resolutions. And 88 percent of those resolutions end in failure, according to a study by British psychologist Richard Wiseman. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Whether you want to look good or just to feel better, reaching your goal traditionally comes at a significant cost. But not if you’re a dedicated cheapskate. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: Do you know of any way to revitalize stamp pads that have dried up? Thanks! — V.B. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
3 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Salt. It’s mandatory in a human diet. We must have it to survive. But salt can be as destructive as it is needful, due to its ability to destroy and eat holes through metal and remove every last bit of moisture from leather. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
4 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: I need your help to figure out how we can reduce our home heating bill. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
4 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Travel always involves challenges. That’s why I have adopted an attitude that assumes no matter how well I’ve planned, if something can go wrong, it probably will. And if it doesn’t? I consider that a travel bonus. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
4 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Are your storage areas overflowing? Do your children outgrow their clothes at the speed of light? Have you outgrown — or just grown tired of — some of your clothes and household items? [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
4 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Encouragement. For me it is a basic need, or perhaps a character flaw — I’m not quite sure. [Read More]
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