Extreme Cheapskates

Series

Extreme Cheapskates

A wayward preacher's daughter returns home and accepts her dying father's wish to lead his church, much to the dismay of the congregants who know about her sordid past as an exotic dancer.

Genres

finance, psychology, reality

Cast

Rating

Rating not available

Year

2011

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Reusing funeral flowers for a date; using hotel sheets to redo a bedroom; purchasing lingerie from a thrift store; and an inexpensive vow-renewal ceremony are featured.
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A couple who hate to spend money fry breakfast on a car's engine and do their own dental work at home.
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A man uses plastic wrap to keep all his possessions, including his car, looking like new.
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A doorman lives rent-free by house-sitting for the entire year; a flight attendant takes her boyfriend to look for unclaimed baggage.
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A woman insulates her house with plastic and moves her Pilates studio into her home to save money on rent; a salon owner looks for inexpensive bridal-party products.
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A man looks for spare change at a car wash in the vacuum canisters; a woman rations her gum to one piece every three days.
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A woman's exercise regimen consists of using equipment on display at sporting goods stores instead of joining a gym; a real-estate agent spends three dollars to stage and sell her homes.
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A woman gets free clothing by reading obituaries and procuring the deceased's belongings from suriving relatives.
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A woman replaces her lawn with artificial grass to go with her garden of silk flowers and eliminate her landscaping bill; a man promises to pass on his saving tips to his new employer.
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A woman converts a hospital that's been abandoned into her home; a cooking instructor shares tips for preparing inexpensive meals.
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A couple about to wed try to save money by looking for decorations in dumpsters; a bartender has a limit to what he'll spend on an apartment in New York City.
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Inexpensive leisure pursuits include making boots for a trip to a dude ranch; looking for quarters in an arcade at the beach; cooking breakfast on a car engine; and packing luggage with food to avoid Las Vegas buffets.
In this episode...
A wayward preacher's daughter returns home and accepts her dying father's wish to lead his church, much to the dismay of the congregants who know about her sordid past as an exotic dancer.