Make a plan, try a clothing and supplies swap, and wait for September sales, experts advise
Yeloha offers plan for people who like solar but can’t get it to rent it – on other homeowners’ roofs
ParkEasier.com’s Spot app helps Boston drivers find private parking spaces – and space owners make some cash
Renting a boat for $250 or $400 a day may slake the urge to buy one for $25,000
Don’t overpack, keep it simple, and don’t imagine your kids love doing lots of laundry
If you and your family love a wide variety of fresh organic produce all summer long, you could easily spend $40, $50, or $60 a week at a big, expensive supermarket.
$20 Providence River Boat Co. ride, $50 3-hour Savoring Rhode Island food tour are budget-friendly fun
Multicultural Arts Center of Cambridge, Charles River Museum of Industry in Waltham can be unique – and affordable
Spirea, weigela offer good value for foliage and blooms – and make sure you plant in good soil
New $99 Scratch Wireless device offers unlimited free data and phone calls – if you’re by WiFi
Our weekly tips and advice with Business Editor Peter Howe on saving big money and getting the most from what you spend.