Uses for Paper Towel Holders?


Whether you have a paper towel holder that sits upright on a counter or hangs from a cabinet door, what are some creative and helpful ways that you can use them? We look forward to checking out your best ideas. Thanks for being a Tip Hero!

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6 Fruits You’ve Been Eating Wrong


You may not be aware of this but when it comes to enjoying some of your favorite fruits, you’re doing it the hard way. In the following video, BuzzFeed shows you how to eating a pomegranate with much less fuss, how to enjoy more of your kiwis, how to eat strawberries more easily, and more:

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How to Save $200 on Thanksgiving Travel


Thanksgiving may be the last thing on your mind right now as we enjoy the last few weeks of summer, but if you want to save some money come turkey time, now is the time to take some action. Travel company Hipmunk analyzed travel data from the past few years and discovered some interesting findings. ... read more

What Are Some Creative Ways That You Preserve Your Memories?


Do you have boxes upon boxes of old greeting cards, pictures, journals, etc. cluttering up your storage space, not getting much (if any) use? If you’re looking to do a bit of decluttering, what are some ways that you can preserve the memories without holding onto all of the junk? Leave your thoughts in the ... read more

Website of the Week: Zilok


Whether you’re looking for something you’ll only need for a short period of time or you’re looking to make some extra cash, this week’s featured website is worth checking out. Let’s check out Zilok, a site that lets you rent pretty much anything: As a renter on Zilok, you just sign in and search for ... read more

3 Ways to Get Free Kindle Books


Being an avid reader and lover of books, I resisted getting an e-reader for a long time. I thought nothing could compare to physically holding a book and turning paper page after page as I flew through a story. But after many years of resisting, I recently gave in and decided that the benefits of ... read more

My Frugal Story: Ruth

How did you first become interested in saving money? Necessity. As a newly divorced woman 20+ years ago I was faced with the reality that I couldn’t afford everything I desired, nor did I need all that I desired. The lifestyle I lived on two salaries was not comensurate with my present condition. What does ... read more

Buy Or Lease Your Next Car: The Pros and Cons


by Tip Hero JT Ripton There’s nothing like the feeling of owning a new car. Whether it’s the intoxicating new car smell, or the euphoria that comes from a brand new purchase, driving home in your brand new car is one of the greatest feelings in the world. Before you begin fantasizing about showing off ... read more