- Live within your means; only buy what you can afford
- Use credit only when absolutely necessary
- Cook from scratch and turn leftovers into another meal
- Clip coupons
- Don’t replace broken items; fix them instead
- Get out of debt — ASAP!
The bottom line: Of course, Grandma also knows her homemade cookies are cheaper than store-bought brands — and taste better too. Whether she shares the recipe is another matter.
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