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The $1,000 challenge : how one family slashed its budget without moving under a bridge or living on government cheese

Author: Brian J O'Connor
Publisher: New York, NY : Portfolio Trade, 2013.
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"A funny, useful guide to saving $1,000 a month, based on the popular series in The Detroit News. With middle-class families more stretched than ever, nationally syndicated personal finance columnist Brian O'Connor decided to test his own advice about saving money. He began a ten-week experiment to cut his family's monthly expenses by $1,000-without sacrificing anything truly important. The result is a funny, savvy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Connor, Brian J., 1959-
$1,000 challenge
(DLC) 2013023196
(OCoLC)849510098
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian J O'Connor
ISBN: 9781101627532 1101627530
OCLC Number: 861750634
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 207 pages)
Other Titles: One thousand dollar challenge
Responsibility: Brian J. O'Connor.

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"A funny, useful guide to saving $1,000 a month, based on the popular series in The Detroit News. With middle-class families more stretched than ever, nationally syndicated personal finance columnist Brian O'Connor decided to test his own advice about saving money. He began a ten-week experiment to cut his family's monthly expenses by $1,000-without sacrificing anything truly important. The result is a funny, savvy guide to budgeting in the real world, across ten different categories of spending. It can help families eliminate petty squabbling about money and feel better about where those hard-earned dollars are going"--

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