1. Play Make-Believe Games
Kids love sailing seas, conquering kingdoms, and rescuing princesses from the dragon’s lair. Have fun with your kids in an imaginary world!
3. Play With Animals
My kids love heading to the local pet store and playing with the puppies.
5. Make Sidewalk Art
Grab the chalk and allow your imagination to run wild. The other day my four-year-old daughter said, “Draw me and you together, Daddy.” I was glad to try!
25 Ways to Entertain Your Child for Free or Cheap via Wisebread
This Kiplinger article lists ways you can save or earn $1000 by the holidays. Some of the tips include:
- Adjust your tax withholding
- Drop the gym membership
- Sell sterling silver, gold and unwanted jewelry
- Sell your stuff online
How to Save or Earn $1,000 by the Holidays via Tip Hero
Superheros have more than just super strength and speed – they have super frugal lessons to teach you. Here some money saving tips from heroes like Batman and Iron Man.
5 Frugal Lessons from Superheroes via Tip Hero
This guide to getting a refund when something is nonrefundable includes airline tickets, hotel rooms, custom mixed paint, concert tickets, clearance items, tailored clothing, video games and DVDs.
How to Get a Refund When Something Is Non-Refundable via Tip Hero
Gift Card Granny compiled a list of 81 discounts you can use with a simple flash of a student ID. The list includes retailers such as:
- AMC Theaters
- All State
This guide features 60 frugal skills everyone should know. It includes skills from a range of topics: automotive, kitchen, home maintenance, cleaning, money management and more.
60 Frugal Skills Everyone Should Know via TipHero
These 37 techniques will help you start saving today.
6. If you have a variable or unpredictable income, employ a savings technique that works with it.
20. Get free upgrades and travel in style.
22. Transfer high-interest debt (like credit cards) to lower interest debt (like a line of credit). Make sure you keep up the same payments to clear up the debt faster.
37 Savings Changes You Can Make Today via Wise Bread