Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 1
There usually is a frugal subculture in larger organizations. But frugality tends to be a deviant value in this consumer society, so frugal people tend to be rather reserved, just as you have suggested.

That means that it is easy to be and remain isolated. I think you have to make a real effort to identify and seek out frugal people for social activities. Many of them (us) have simply adapted to a rather isolated lifestyle.

Unless you make a real effort, you will tend to become isolated too.

Seattle Pioneer

How bizarre- SP responding to a nearly 7 year old post...that last line is kind of ironic advice

Print the post  


UGC Disclosure Notice Regarding Credit Card Posts
Community board discussions about credit cards are not provided or commissioned by banks who may have advertising relationships with The Motley Fool. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.
TMF Credit Center
The Motley Fool Credit Center arms you with real tools and simple messages, that will help you in every credit situation.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.