An EV is going to cost more than gas powered vehicle

If a driver owns a Nissan Versa, Hyundai Elantra, or Kia Forte, it's set to cost them about $9.78 in gas for every 100 miles.

But switch to a Nissan Leaf or Chevrolet Bolt, and that increases to about $12.55 in home-charging expenses. Head to a commercial charger, and a driver is looking at nearly $16 — 64% more than if you stuck with a gas-powered car in the same segment.

Chromebooks have built-in obsolescence. Find out when your updates end...

To check your Auto Update Expiration (AUE) date:

  1. At the bottom right, select the time and then Settings .
  2. At the bottom left, select About ChromeOS.
  3. Select Additional details.
  4. In the “Update schedule” section, you’ll find when your Chromebook will receive its last update.

Here is what I found out about my Chromebook: This device will get automatic software and security updates until June 2026.

Free Food = The Easiest Way to Become Frugal

  • Start your own garden
  • Barter with neighbors who have large gardens
  • Take up hunting/fishing
  • Work at a hall that hosts weddings and funerals - or get friendly with someone who does – take home salads, leftover chicken, etc.
  • Go to the grocery store and take advantage of free food demonstrations since they usually give samples