We’ve finally made it to article number five in this five part series on saving money while you camp!
Just to recap, we’ve bought our firewood, we’ve made a list and checked it twice, we’ve taken advantage of some great loyalty programs and travel memberships, and we’ve taken a good look at saving money on our groceries.
I usually like to save the best for last and today is no exception. The final topic in this series is all about entertainment.
Tip 5 – Plan for fun, but frugal entertainment.
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Here comes the fourth article in our series on saving money while camping. It’s been a busy week! We’ve bought our firewood, we’ve made a list and checked it twice, and we’ve taken advantage of some great loyalty programs and travel memberships.
Today we’re going to move on to a topic that we can’t avoid because we need it to survive. Can you guess what it is?
Food. You gotta have it, so why not be as cost effective as possible
Tip 4 – Plan meals wisely to keep costs at a minimum.
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It’s time for article three in the frugal camping series. So far we’ve bought our firewood and we’ve made a list and checked it twice. What else could we possibly do to bring down the cost of camping?
This next tip is all about big discounts to save you big bucks.
Tip 3 – Get in on travel memberships and loyalty rewards.
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Here we are at the second article in our series on frugal camping. So we’ve bought our firewood ahead of time and we’re saving big money on that. What’s next?
This next tip isn’t as definitive on the math as the last one, but it can save you a small fortune by simply being prepared. You can’t be prepared for every situation, but you can certainly try.
Tip 2 – Check your equipment and double check your lists before heading out.
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Welcome to our first series on frugal camping. Last year you couldn’t pick up a newspaper without seeing a headline about the economic crisis in North America. Everybody’s mind was on saving money as jobs were being cut by the hundreds of thousands.
The message now is that the economy is starting to bounce back, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop being frugal. Saving money is something that everybody should be interested in.
This five part series will help you make the most of your family camping time, without breaking the bank.
Tip 1 – Take your own firewood.
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