16 money saving tips from the Great Depression

Over the weekend I read a great post on BillShrink.com about 16 depression era money saving tips that you can start doing to better prepare yourself for the realities of our current economic situation.

BillShrink does a great job finding the characteristics and behaviors that got our grandparents through the Great Depression and making them applicable to our lives in 2009. Arguably we should have been following these words of wisdom for the past few decades, but there's no time like the present to start.

The top four tips include: