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Super Couponing: Frugality taken too far?

Super Couponing: Frugality taken too far?

In a recent column, I featured a list of ultrafrugal savings tips — some of which had me asking myself, "Is this really the best way to save money?" I enjoy featuring reader emails regularly in this column, and I feel there's value in sharing others' views and ideas. That said, many of my readers disagreed with some of the extreme tips shared by reader Dana. As a refresher: •She advised washing dishes by hand instead of using a dishwasher. •She advised using window air conditioning units instead of central air. •She advised staying in the cheapest motels possible when traveling. •She advised never paying for recreation or purchasing...

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