Friday, November 28, 2008

Affluent Pauper mentioned at Fox Business, Marketwatch and Sharebuilder

I’d like to thank Marty Orgel for mentioning Affluent Pauper in his article entitled “Wealth of Free Items Online Helps You Free Up Cash for the Holidays.” Check out Marty’s article at Fox Business, Marketwatch and Sharebuilder. You’ll find ways to save on a slew of items from free entertainment, books, guides, clothing, video games, art and more.

Some of the free items that Marty mentions in his article that I particularly enjoyed:

Free TV
If you’re wondering if you can part with your cable or satellite service, check out Blinkx
currently in beta) and Hulu. You might find that your favorite mainstream TV shows are available online. Also, check out your favorite networks’ websites as they might have downloadable versions of the shows you frequently follow.

Free Music
SpiralFrog offers more than one million songs and 4,000 music videos for free.

Free 411
Call Google's 1-800-GOOG-411. How cool is that?

Free Courses
You can download free course materials, lecture notes, exams and videos from MIT through its OpenCourseWare program. There are hundreds of courses you can download.

Free Books
You can download miscellaneous books at

Trade & Swap
Marty mentions Craigslist and FreeCycle. Read my July 20, 2008 article “Why Buy New When you can Trade?” for more info. on the benefits of trading and swapping.

If you’re new to Affluent Pauper, welcome! Check out the navigation bar at the top of my home page to find frequently updated information on freebies, samples, coupons, hot deals, frugal tips, online printable coupons and more. If you want to stay up to date on all the hottest deals and freebies, click on the orange button on the top left hand side of the screen, enter your e-mail address and you’ll receive blog updates so you’ll always be up to date! In these hard economic times, it’s wise to live large on less. Every bit helps!

1 comment:

  1. Feel Free to use our collection of totally Free web services, promoters, submitters, ad pages, web pages- one is 5 star rated, press releases - one allows images, super online image/picture editor, traffic builders, actual free items and much more totally free at as a courtesy of Tapart News and Art that Talks at and unque art collectibles at


What are your thoughts? Your comments are welcome!