My friends are always laughing at me because I am soooo cheap. As a single mother of two with a home-based-business, my budget is very limited. I am always looking for ways to stretch a dollar as far as I can take it. I pinch pennies so hard that I can hear them crying.
One area of my life in which I have been the most successful is in furnishing my home. I have a large apartment full of great, sturdy furniture pieces. Had I have actually purchased these items, I'm sure I would have spent several thousand dollars but instead I got it all completely FREE! Read more about how to furnish your home for free.