save money: TIP ON GOING GREEN.. CHANGE FONT, SAVE INK - 04/21/10 12:09 PM

 
Everyone this day and age is trying to save here and there.  Being in the field of real estate, we are all trying to save money and also go *green* at the same time.  Here is a tip for both.
When sending out fliers, ads and/or brochures change the font to 'Century Gothic'. 

 
This font uses less ink, which in turn will save you money.. and help save the Earth at the same time.
 
 
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Valerie Osterhoudt is a Cromwell Connecticut Residential … (10 comments)

save money: FOOD FOR THOUGHT... HOLIDAY TIPS - 12/01/08 01:27 PM
This is the time of year when most of us go out and spend money on gifts.. and then think twice later after we have purchased some items... wondering WHY DID I BUY THIS?
I came up with a solution a few years back that seems to help me.. and I heard that this has worked for others as well.
Instead of bringing cash of small bills... $1.00, $5.00, $10.00 or $20.00's, bring big bills of $50.00 and $100.00.  I will think twice before breaking a hundred for an item that most cost $30.00, where handing over a $20.00 and a … (12 comments)

save money: FURTHER SUGGESTIONS ON REDUCING GAS CONSUMPTION - 04/22/08 09:47 AM
With the gas prices going up, as we have ALL noticed.  Today I found out two was to reduce gas consumption.. so I thought I would pass it along. 
Instead of just looking for the cheapest gas, and driving all over for this quick solution, how about checking the tire pressure?  If you put a little more air in the tires you can save a lot of gas, as well as money.  I think less wear and tire on the tires too.
The other item, that we (I know I don't always check) is the air filter.  This gets dirty, just like … (5 comments)