Articles on Frugal Living

Nintendo Wii and Sony PS3 locator

This year's big-ticket gifts may be tough to track down. Let XP Bargain help you find the hottest gaming consoles with a few simple clicks!

Read for Free

Skip the bookstore and borrow your next read from a treasure trove of free books — the local library!

Frugal is More than a Way to Spend Money, Part 2

Frugal is a way of life — are you spending too much, or too little?

Stylish but Cheap Gift Wrap Ideas

Skip the pricey gift wrap. You've got everything you need to DIY perfectly presentable presents kicking around the house!

Food Hacks: Recipes

Stop spending money on pre-packaged foods you can whip up at home! These stables are so simple — we promise.

Simple Ways to Shop Around

Whether shopping for a wedding, the latest gadget, or a holiday gift, the Internet is your best friend in scoping deals. Save big with these tips.

Free entertainment all over town

The Internet is your best friend for finding cheap, free, and fun entertainment all over Los Angeles — and any city!

Are we over the deals at Overstock.com?

Do you use Overstock for the latest deals, bargains, and biggest bang for your buck? Are they still going strong?

Holiday shipping deadlines coming up

Don't let shipping deadlines throw off your gift-giving groove! Save yourself some pre-holiday anxiety and know exactly when you need to order gifts by.

Frugal is More than a Way to Spend Money, Part 1

Putting your mind over money is the key to living frugally. See the big picture to see big savings.

Mountain Dew Christmas Tree

These guys started with four hundred empty cans of Mountain Dew, a pipe, and a dream...to make a Christmas tree out of soda cans.

3 Simple Tips for Saving the Most Money This Holiday

There's only three things you need to know to save this holiday season.

Quick Notes: Saving on the Holidays

Gift-giving is not meant to be a showy, materialistic, or overly expensive feat — it's the thought that counts.

Unique Ways to Save Money in December

The holiday season is upon us, and that can mean a tight budget. Try stashing some cash this month with these unique money-saving methods!

Stay Warm Without Burning a Hole in Your Pocket

Keep the winter chill at bay with these simple, low-cost home improvements. So long, high energy bills!

GottaDeal.com Is the Hottest Bargain Hunting Site

Try Gotta Deal to score some online holiday shopping deals.

How That Extra Weight Is Costing You Money

Obesity isn't just a health issue — did you know it could be costing you thousands per year?

DIY Inspiration and Tips from Curbly Community

Need some inspo for your next DIY home improvement project? Check out the Curbly community!