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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
6 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Shortly after the column posted on the specific steps to roast a cheap cut of beef so that it turns out like prime rib, I got an email from faithful reader, Mary B. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
7 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
To save a gallon of gas, you need to cut about 22 miles of driving from your week. Here are 10 easy ways to do that [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
7 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
I know “hate” is a strong word, but that’s how I feel about trash. Can’t stand it. But my loathing for trash is nothing compared to Lauren Singer (www.trashisfortossers.com), who has been trash-free for two years. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
7 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
If you’ve ever stopped by the store to pick up milk and walked out with a week’s worth of snacks to go with it, you know the power of temptation. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
7 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
You know what to do in a medical emergency, but do you know what to do when faced with a big fat financial crisis? [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
8 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Recently, I reached into the pile known as my mail and pulled out a great question: “How can I restore the finish to an original, classic mid-century modern Formica top table that has some noticeable dull spots?” I have the answer, but misplaced the letter. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
8 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
It’s not something you buy every day. But when it’s time to buy carpet, you want to know your stuff. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
8 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
I have a quirk, a kind of brain glitch that annoys me to no end. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
8 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: What is a safe disinfectant for colored clothes, such as underwear and bath towels? I can’t use chlorine bleach, and since I usually wash my colored clothes in cold water, I do not feel like I am getting them sanitized enough. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
9 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
CLOG-FREE PET WASH: When giving your dog or cat a bath in the sink, cut a circle the size of your drain out of a green scrubbie pad. Place the pad in the drain to keep it from clogging with animal hair. — Mary [Read More]
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