In Box 7 of the Advent Financial Calendar we find some interesting stuff, well worth opening, and collecting, for the future? Points, collect those points, and maybe use them to cushion the Christmas costs?
How cheap are you? Are you penny-wise or pound foolish? Frugality is an odd concept and can be perverted into some weird ideas.
In my house shopping at the boutique is a code phrase for going shopping at the local thrift store. You would be amazed at what you can find there.
I have become my mother, where I am saving money by doing simple things like emptying the ends of ketchup bottles or detergent bottles.