Then, I give them a much less expensive popsicle from my own freezer.

The local charity will clean them for you, and you can just pop back in a week, buy the ones you want for a few bucks. It's easy to train a cat to jump up onto the seat and go into the toilet. They'll give you a full refund, and also put the "bad tint" on the sale shelf for $5 a can, roughly $15 less than the full price. If you get chilly at nights, slip newspaper pages between the sheet and duvet. Place a common house brick inside a plastic bag and seal it.

Just go in the next day and buy all your paint back! If you don't cut your own hair, the local barber shop or hair salon will gladly give you the cuttings from the floor. Repeat this seal with another bag, just to make it super water proof (you don't want brick corrosion).

Just let everyone know you're going away for the holidays and will exchange gifts when you return.

Then lay low, buy all of your presents in the after-Christmas sales for way less money and have a very happy New Year!

If you're having trouble with money, seek out a partner that has a great financial head on their shoulders. And it helps the environment as well as your pocket!

Before I go to bed at night, I spend 10 minutes walking around the home unplugging everything that isn't in use.Whenever you go back, just take the cup in with you and refill it at the fountain. You can pick them up very cheap, and sometimes free, from most carpet and hardware stores. Great for a basement, playroom or even a hobby room. Wait until your beer is around one-third full, then get in the way of a member of the wait staff and make sure they "make" you spill your drink.They'll usually offer to get you a free replacement, and it will be FULL!If you've got some old wine laying around that isn't drinkable, you can turn it into vinegar.Just pour it into a container, preferably a barrel, and let it age. You always get a bunch of extra ketchups, mustards, mayos and other condiments when you eat at a fast-food joint. Open them up and pour them into your bottled condiments at home. Also cut the hair of your children and the rest of your family. Cover the company's address with a label, put on your own stamp and use it for whatever you want. It was a joke at the time, but to be honest I think he's right on. It should be taught in every school.) and are usually available for free on Craigslist. Don't bring your own headache pills, tissues or drinks.My neighbor comes over to use my edger, and I use his cultivator. They're just as effective in a smaller size and they will last you twice as long.