Amy Dacyczyn

Amy Dacyczyn published a newsletter called The Tightwad Gazette from June 1990 until December 1996. Amy is now retired from her writing career. The Dacyczyns and their six children live happily and frugally in Leeds, Maine.


The Complete Tightwad Gazette: Promoting Thrift as a Viable Alternative Lifestyle

At last--the long-awaited complete compendium of tightwad tips for fabulous frugal living!

In a newsletter published from May 1990 to December 1996 as well as in three enormously successful books, Amy Dacyczyn established herself as the expert of economy. Now THE COMPLETE TIGHTWAD GAZETTE brings together all of her best ideas and thriftiest thinking into one volume, along with new articles never published before in book format. Dacyczyn describes this collection as "the book I wish I'd had when I began my adult life." Packed with humor, creativity, and insight, THE COMPLETE TIGHTWAD GAZETTE includes hundreds of tips and topics.