The Cheapskate Next Door

The Cheapskate Next Door

The Surprising Secrets of Americans Living Happily Below Their Means

Book - 2010
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He's at it again, but this time he's not alone.  America's Ultimate Cheapskate is back with all new secrets for how to live happily below your means, á la cheapskate.  For The Cheapskate Next Door , Jeff Yeager tapped his bargain-basement-brain-trust, hitting the road to interview and survey hundreds of his fellow cheapskates to divulge their secrets for living the good life on less. 


Jeff reveals the 16 key attitudes about money - and life - that allow the cheapskates next door to live happy, comfortable, debt-free lives while spending only a fraction of what most Americans spend.  Their strategies will change your way of thinking about money and debunk some of life's biggest money myths.  For example, you'll learn:  how to cut your food bill in half and eat healthier as a resu
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, c2010.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780767931328
Branch Call Number: 332.024 YEAGER J
Characteristics: xix, 231 pages ; 21 cm.


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May 27, 2015

An obvious tongue in cheek reference to the now famous, "Millionaire Next Door", as well as being similar in many ways to "Freakonomics", I found the book to be alright if you have an interest into what makes the mind of a cheapskate tick, but there are many, many better books out there; "The Millionaire Teacher, Freakonomics, How to Retire Happy, Wild and Free", and others.

Jan 26, 2011

cute, a fun read


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