- The family is a mom and dad and their four kids. They home educated their kids. They never come out with it, but Amanda said she thought they were Christians.
- The family paid off their first home in 9 years.
- They grocery shop once a month. It takes them five hours, using coupons and walkie talkies to communicate.
- The book outlines lots of ways to pinch pennies, cut corners and get lots of deals.
Monday, December 3, 2007
America's Cheapest Family
When we were in Alpena, somehow Amanda and my mom got on the topic of saving money. Mom, as she is oft to do, went to the World Wide Web. She found the book called America's Cheapest Family. I haven't read the book, but from the book report that I got here are some highlights.