Everyday Cheapskate / Home & Consumer

Everyday Cheapskate: Straighten Up and Fly Right!

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?

In her now classic book, "Sink Reflections," Marla ...

Everyday Cheapskate: Stick it Out or Get Out Now?

Dear Mary: Last summer I refinanced my home and paid my car off so that I could begin a new career in insurance sales. I've been at my straight commission job for just over six months now, and although I am doing well by company standards, I'm ...