What inflation? The super frugal say they were made for this moment

Extremely frugal families are dealing with record inflation by doing what they’ve always done: not spending money.

“It doesn’t affect us as much because of how we shop,” says Art Shillito, who, along with his wife, Janelle, forgoes shopping lists and buys mostly markdown items. The Burnt Hills, NY couple say they’ve spent an average of $364.74 a month this year to feed their family of 11, which is below the monthly average of $500 a year last.


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