Who doesn’t like saving money? I know that I love finding new ways to reduce my monthly expenses and although I’m a personal finance nerd I’m sure I’m not alone in this joy. If you’re looking for a few new ways to reduce your monthly expenses, check out one of these great stories, all found right here on MNN.

Saving money on laundry

High efficiency washers, running the washer with a full load and line drying are just a few of the ways that you can save money on laundry.

Eating healthy

Eating a healthy diet doesn’t have to boost your monthly grocery budget. Check out this article for ideas on how to eat healthier without breaking the bank.

Pet expenses

Let’s face it, owning a pet can be expensive. However, it doesn’t have to be. As is the case with us humans, an ounce of prevention is definitely worth a pound of cure.


If you’re throwing a BBQ party this weekend, find out how you can use any leftover cooked hamburgers. Tacos anyone?

Online savings

Instead of trying to remember to visit Groupon, LivingSocial and all the other deal sites out there, check out SavingPass.com – a one-stop shop for online deals.

Save money on gas

Although gas prices have come down in the past few months, they are still high. Check out this video with information about gas-guzzling mistakes.

Weekend reads: Saving money
Whether it is reducing your laundry costs or creative uses for leftovers, find out how you can save money on a variety of expenses.