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Welcome to Save the Effort, the best resource for efficiently navigating the maze of life and reaching your goals faster and easier, so you can spend more time on the things you love.

Cheap bastard your way to financial freedom.
Hate your job? Would you like enough FU money to never work again? Learn how to Cheap Bastard your way to financial freedom! Read more.
Save time and Save effort
Are you looking to save time and effort in everyday facets of your life? Learn my 7 step process for saving time and effort in all parts of your life. Read more.
Easy & cheap ways to get fit
Pricey gym memberships are not the only way to stay fit. You'll be having fun and getting fit in no time with these easy and inexpensive ideas! Read more.
Cheap hobbies – A guide to disc golf
Looking for a new hobby that's cheap, fun and easy to do? Disc golf may be for you. Read more.
Why I pursue financial security (a reminder).
Reminders of why we pursue our dreams come in many forms. This is a reminder of my why, what is yours? Read more.
Ultimate guide to Spartan Ultra Beast: Tahoe
Conquer the Spartan Ultra beast with these tips, including 10 essentials you need to have during the race. Read more.
How to keep your microwave sparkling clean
Check out these five easy steps to keeping your microwave sparkling clean. Bonus: Prevent future spills with these simple steps. Read more.
My first 4 months blogging
It's hard to believe it's been four months since I finally pulled the trigger on my dream of starting a blog. It was on my "to-do" list since 2015. Read more.
How to avoid drop shipping
As consumers, we're always looking to find the perfect product at the best price. But how long are you willing to spend looking for the elusive unicorn? Read more.