We all know—too well—that the economy has seen better days. We’ve tried everything: Ignoring. Panicking. Downsizing. Stimulating. And, still, that money tree you planted in the backyard just doesn’t seem to be sprouting. The good news? Your quality of life doesn’t have to suffer if you think strategically. To help, we’ve scoured the city for deals, steals, tips, and bargains so you can spend little, save big, and continue to live well.

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