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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
11 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says the price of a pound of ground beef climbed to another record high in November, to a whopping $4.20 per pound. And that’s for mid-grade, not the leanest and highest quality. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Last-minute gift ideas EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Last-minute gift ideas
12 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Need a last-minute gift for an office party, birthday your trusty mail carrier, a beloved teacher, co-worker or any gift-giving need? Here are six great ideas that won’t take much time and certainly won’t break the bank. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Is your sink shiny? EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Is your sink shiny?
12 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
As you read, are you wearing your shoes? Is your sink shiny? Can you walk through your living room without tripping over clutter? Would a knock on your door cause you to die of embarrassment? [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
12 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: Last summer I refinanced my home and paid my car off so that I could begin a new career in insurance sales. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Should I move my balance? EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE: Should I move my balance?
13 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: May I ask your advice? I have a credit-card balance of $4,500 at 18 percent interest. My FICO score is 700. I am determined to pay this off in the coming 12 months. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
13 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
Sometimes it is the simplest things that bring the most joy. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
13 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
It was the worst day of my life. Not one of the worst days. Not a day where not one thing seems to go right. Worse than that. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
14 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
I’ve never been a schoolteacher, but I’ve been a parent. I wish I’d known years ago what I know now about what gifts of thank teachers really want. I would have skipped all the “Best Teacher in the World” coffee mugs and gone more for the classroom supplies. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
14 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR MARY: I have been following your column for years. My husband and I recently signed up for LifeLock based on your recommendations, and I thank you for that. [Read More]
EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE EVERYDAY CHEAPSKATE
14 weeks ago - - MARY HUNT
DEAR READERS: Every day, as you can probably imagine, I get a ton of mail. These days most arrive via email, which is convenient and inexpensive. But I still get plenty of cards and letters in envelopes with postmarks and stamps. [Read More]
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