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Baking Soda: The Cheapskate Champion

Jeff Yeager

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This week, The Ultimate Cheapskate shares that many ways that baking soda is the ultimate product for those living the cheap life. Besides using it as a cleaner to dominate smells, stains, gunk and grime, find out how to use this cheap champion as a tooth whitener and breath freshener, deodorant, shampoo additive and cure for heartburn. He even gives a great tip for reviving old baking soda!

Jeff Yeager is the author of four popular books about frugal living, including his most recent, How to Retire the Cheapskate Way. He is AARP's official Savings Expert, host of the weekly web show The Cheap Life with Jeff Yeager, and his website is

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