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by Dgflorida
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: DG's frugal journal
Replies: 489
Views: 67150

Re: DG's frugal journal

Tuesday am Knee is feeling very good. Almost normal. I took a short walk, but I have changed walking shoes and these irritate my feet a bit. I have decided that my favorite shoes were not doing my knee a favor. So I am using other shoes and I sense they are more supportive. If my knee stays this goo...
by Dgflorida
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment
Replies: 15
Views: 555

Re: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment

After I had my babies, I got serious about preparing for the future. I took a course on money management and the one thing that really stuck was set a goal, an actual number to shoot for. Not a "enough to live on" So I selected a number and learned everything I could about investing. I then went abo...
by Dgflorida
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Co-housing Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Re: Co-housing Oct 2018

I prefer to stay in my own house actually. It is a small house. I wouldn't mind sharing it with someone when that time comes, but it is dangerous to have a room mate here. They have squatters rights. There have been a lot of stories about it. Can get ugly. Too bad there are bad apples out there to s...
by Dgflorida
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 18, 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 241

Re: Daily check in June 18, 2019

Good Tuesday morning frugal folks, Today will probably be a stay at home day. Rain chances go up as the day goes on. It rained some yesterday and with it came cool temperatures, by Florida standards. Since bumping the house temperature up one degree to 83F, I don't think the ac has come on at all. S...
by Dgflorida
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 18, 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 241

Daily check in June 18, 2019

Good morning all. Let's get started.
by Dgflorida
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Best Senior discounts of 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 257

Re: Best Senior discounts of 2019

We don't eat out much so most discounts don't do a thing for us. Recently, I have gotten lazy and I buy "day old" rotisserie chicken from Walmart market a couple of times a month. Cold chicken tastes good in the summer.