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"So, Slim, where did you learn to shop like that?"
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Cent holding up dollar.
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"Does this come in anything cheap?"
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'I lived a prosperous, but frugal life.'
Lifetime Achievement Awards
'Gentlemen, it's time we tightened our belts.'
"Hurry, dear, it's the Brutal Gourmet."
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Pizza By The Slice
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'Looks like it's time to back up the truck - the garbage truck, that is.'
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After Frugal: marked by difficulty parting with money. The strong inward force experienced by a unit of currency clasped in the hand of a rotating Scotsman.
"They've used a first class stamp!... Do we know any lottery jackpot winners?"
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"Papi, a national study shows 80 percent of kids get a significant allowance."
'I'm learning to make do and mend...'
"For every meal, you should get something from each food group. That's an important message...even when you eat out! So, Gracie, what does your father tell you when you eat in a restaurant?"
"Can you go to the store and get some eggs for me?"
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"Papi, are we getting smaller Christmas gifts this year?"
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"The XPT-3000 CD receiver with MP3 control is here! I asked my dad to buy me one...but I wonder if he'll get me a cheaper model instead...."
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"My poor tia Carmen needs a lot of stuff for Christmas."
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'Why is there so much month left at the end of the money?'
Fresh skinless and boneless chicken
Cycling to and from work to save money had seemed like a good idea in theory.
"Oh, honey, I love it! A movie theater gift card and a new extra-large purse to sneak in the snacks!"
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"Years of penny-pinching really paid off. The price of copper just went up again."
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