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(pssst!) Hey Buddy. Can you spare a million dollars?


I’ve been lurking around the Blogosphere for a week or so now … and I haven’t been posting any thoughts.  (Bad, The Frugal Cheapskate, bad boy!)  🙂   It’s interesting to listen to what the multitude of “others” have to talk … Continue reading

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Your financial future, and the coming job market. Are you prepared?


I’m sure we all read the latest and greatest news about the world.  We hear of impending doom in Europe.  Our own economy here in the USA is less than desirable. And we see more and more jobs being lost to overseas … Continue reading

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Feng Shui: Does it work?


I’m sure everyone has heard the term “Feng Shui” before.  My wife – a school teacher – came home from a seminar about classroom management.  The term Feng Shui was talked about in relation to the basics of keeping your classroom “clean” and the … Continue reading

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Splurge Alert! Clay Compounding and Wax Buffing @ Splash Car Wash


My first edition to The Splurge Alert! The cost:  $150.00 + $10 tip Anyone who knows me … really knows me … knows that I am a bit of a cheapskate.  Tight Wad is another way to say it.  But, for … Continue reading

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Living with Type 2 Diabetes can be fun!


I can hear it now from others with Diabetes. “The Hell you say!” Okay, maybe it’s not FUN … as in fun like “I just got a puppy” or something. Ever since being diagnosed with Type II Diabetes late last … Continue reading

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I have my own Website Domain! Woot!!


After fumbling through the iPage website and getting the domain name I wanted, I finally have it! My very own “TheFrugalCheapskate.com” site. (now if I can just find the driving manual) I’m now somebody somewhere in this world. And, I’m … Continue reading

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Stamp Collecting for enjoyment and future profits.


  Howdy y’all. For my 2nd blog post, I thought I’d talk a little about a hobby I have. It’s something I enjoy and it will end up being something I SELL one day.  When I get to that age where … Continue reading

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