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Amy Livingston

Amy Livingston is a freelance writer who can actually answer yes to the question, "And from that you make a living?" She has written about personal finance and shopping strategies for a variety of publications, including,, and the Dollar Stretcher newsletter. She also maintains a personal blog, Ecofrugal Living, on ways to save money and live green at the same time.
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How to Save Money on Laundry and Reduce Your Cost Per Load

When Ben Franklin said that nothing in the world is certain except death and taxes, he obviously forgot about laundry. Perhaps that's because he had a laundress to do it for him - but...
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How to Deal With Creditors and Collection Agencies

You're at home, getting ready for work when the phone rings. Instead of wondering idly who could be calling at this hour, you tense up and break out in a sweat. You're pretty sure...