Howard's Living Large in Lean Times: 250+ Ways
to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter, and Save Money
From Amazon: "Living Large in Lean Times is Clark's
ultimate guide to saving money, covering
everything from cell phones to student loans,
coupon websites to mortgages, investing to
electric bills, and beyond. In his candid and
friendly next-door-neighbor manner, Clark shares
the small, manageable steps everyone can follow
to build a path towards independence and
Smart: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rich From
America's Money-Saving Expert
Save more, spend less and avoid rip-offs is the
mantra from America's money-saving expert.
This book covers purchases, investing, saving and
other practical ideas for being a savvy consumer.
CHEAP AND FREE! Strategies to Thrive in Tough
Description from Amazon: "provides guidance
for consumers to make financial goals, track
spending, maintain a budget, manage coupons, and
build a collection of resources to find products
that are cheap and free."
for Moving to and Living in Portland
|Author: Bryan Geon
Great resource for new resident and lifers
alike! The guidebook features in-depth
Portland neighborhood and suburban community
profiles as well as chapters on all aspects of
local life, including local lingo, quirks, history
and urban planning.
Happy Hour Guidebook
|Author: Cindy Anderson
This book offers over 400 reviews with detailed
maps and special coupons. View the companion
site for a sampling of the author's
recommendations and information on newly opened
bars and those that have recently closed.
Portland, for the Frugal Vagabond
|Author: five Portland
Description from Amazon: "A budget guidebook
for Portland, Oregon that focuses on
utilitarianism over consumption, in the pursuit
of adventure in a new city. The guide sides with
the traveler, providing frank, insider
information to the most affordable dining,
drinking and accommodation options in the city."
Ultimate Cheapskate's Road Map to True Riches
Quick description from Amazon: "Departing
from the get rich mantra of many personal finance
books, Yeager, once dubbed the Ultimate
Cheapskate by NBC's Today Show, instead
advises readers to shift their priorities and live
well on less in this sensible guide to frugal
living." Check it out from the library or
get it for about $10.
|Author: Shawn Granton
Guide is a locally-produced travel guide for
visitors and residents alike, focusing on
low-to-no cost things to do and places to go to in
the Rose City. Get it for just $5 at
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