Mary Hunt's the Complete Cheapskate: How to Get Out of Debt, Stay Out, and Break Free from Money Worries Forever
Mary Hunt's the Complete Cheapskate How to Get Out of Debt Stay Out and Break Free from Money Worries Forever Author:Mary Hunt In need of a Money Makeover? — Let America's most popular cheapskate show you how to go from financial chaos to freedom and security--painlessly and in less time than you ever imagined. — Mary Hunt has helped thousands live a debt-free life with her popular newsletter, "The Cheapskate Monthly." In The Complete Cheapskate, Mary puts all the ... more »very best money advice she has in one place. Becoming a classy, dignified cheapskate is not all that difficult, and Mary shows how with her user-friendly principles of saving, restraint, and living debt-free.
This book will teach you how to:
- Create--and stick to--a monthly spending plan
- Live well off 80% of your income
- Climb out--and stay out--of debt's hole
- Stretch every dollar to its absolute maximum
- Manage savings and investments
- Lower bills on clothes, food, and gifts without lowering living standards
- Live within a financial plan that includes a margin for fun and spontaneity
With hundreds of tips on cutting expenses, The Complete Cheapskate is the indispensable guide for people ready to regain control of their finances, relieve the stress money has created, and prepare for their future.« less
Judy K. reviewed Mary Hunt's the Complete Cheapskate: How to Get Out of Debt, Stay Out, and Break Free from Money Worries Forever on
Helpful Score: 2
This is a practical, helpful guide to getting out of debt and staying out. She guides you based on her personal experience and has many helpful hints on prefunding expenses. I particularly like her "freedom account." I would put this book as a "must read" for those trying to get out of debt and someone trying to make the most of their hard-earned dollars.