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Oh, my. Closing costs are the work of the devil.
We know how much we’re putting down on our new house (::fingers crossed::), but closing costs seem to vary widely from lender to lender. There are fees for things I would never even have thought of!
We want a mortgage with little or no points. But that [...]
Just scheduled another fat payment toward our credit card debt. I remember a time, not too long ago, when I didn’t have ANY CC debt *sigh*. On my card was the honeymoon, bridal gown and a few other wedding-related purchases. Mr. Saver’s credit card was gunked up with his “incidentals” — and now I know [...]
My poor, poor wedding gown has been sitting in its garment bag since the day we were wed in holy matrimony (okay, not so holy, no church involved). While I want to keep it, I don’t want to pay the hundreds of dollars to get it “cleaned and preserved” in one of those silly little [...]
Not the song — that’s where my money might as well have gone in the past few weeks.
I was a bad girl.
I love my friends, but we spent a lot on going out the last few weekends. Spending a night in Hoboken, dining on sushi (at the fancy places, not our usual ShopRite take-out), [...]
There’s nothing like getting stuff for free (or dirt-cheap) at drugstores or grocery stores, but I find a lot of the time, they’re products I have no use for. It’s not even that it’s a brand different that what I would normally use… it’s just that I can only use so many free Glade plug-in [...]
A few weeks ago, we returned Mr. Saver’s car to the GM dealership after his lease was up. It was at this time that he told me that he had to pay around $600 after returning the previous lease because of things that needed to be fixed/replaced, such as tires and brakes.
At the time [...]