Uses for Bars of Soap?


Whether you’ve got some extra bars of soap lying around or you’ve just got seemingly useless slivers leftover, what are some uncommon yet helpful ways that you can make use of bars of soap? We look forward to hearing your best ideas. Thanks for being a Tip Hero!

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How to Securely Save Leftover Paint


from Tip Hero L.D. Meyer I don’t have any creative ways to use leftover paint but, I have a quite practical and economical way to store it by repurposing those plastic peanut butter or instant coffee jars. One they’re clear so it’s easy to identify the color, just pour the paint into the jar and ... read more

9 Easy Tricks to Help You Lose Weight Fast


Working towards achieving your weight loss goals can be beyond frustrating. But if you take it one step at a time, it can seem less daunting and more possible. Check out some great tricks to incorporate into your daily weight loss regime courtesy of Reader’s Digest: Keep a Food Journal: if you write down what ... read more

What Are Your Best Tips for Moving on a Budget?


Moving is stressful and expensive no matter how you figure it. But we know you Tip Heroes have some helpful advice for making a move less of a nightmare. What are some tricks and tips you’ve got for saving money and your sanity when moving? Leave a comment below, then enter our weekly giveaway for ... read more

My Frugal Story: Jan from Wisconsin

How did you first become interested in saving money? I grew up saving money as we didn’t have much, of course, we didn’t know that at the time. My parents had 6 children so everything was simple. I was a single mother with my own business and had to provide for my child. So I ... read more

Website of the Week: Betchyu


Need to find some motivation to achieve a major goal of yours, like quitting smoking or losing weight? If so, this site that appeals to your competitive side may be just what you’re looking for. Let’s take a look at Betchyu:                       Over at Betchyu, ... read more

5 Things Your College Bound Student Doesn’t Need to Buy


                If you’ve got a college bound teenager, you may feel overwhelmed by the amount of stuff that needs to be bought in preparation for the fall. But a lot of the things that are typically bought for a student heading to the dorms aren’t at all necessary. ... read more

The Simplest Way to Squeeze Lemon Juice Without Seeds


                If you’re looking to get more juice out of your lemons without getting stuck with pesky seeds, you’ll want to check out YouTube user ssgrey’s simple method. You don’t need a juicer or citrus squeezer. All you need is a knife and your lemon. Check it out: ... read more

3 Effective Ways You Can Spend 10 Spare Minutes


                Got 10 minutes to spare? You can make some serious headway with decluttering your home. Check out some excellent advice from Apartment Therapy’s Fay Wolf: Here are some follow up tips to help you out with your 10 minute purges! 21 Creative Uses for Old Books Best ... read more

7 Incredibly Easy 2-Ingredient Beauty Hacks


                Whether it’s time for an at-home spa day or you just need to replenish some beauty products, you’ll be thrilled with how much you can create with 2 ingredients. Check out some ideas to get the wheels turning: 1. Lipgloss               ... read more