Frugal folks rightfull y take great pride in all the terrific bargains they score and how much they manage to save through their thrift-craft. I've met thousands of proud, self-proclaimed "cheapskates" over the years, I know all about bargain hunting bragging rights.
As a professional cheapskate, I have an allergic reaction whenever I pay more for something than I think it's really worth. But there have been a few times when I've attempted to economize and later regretted it. Here's my Top Six List of Frugality Gone Wrong:
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