Sometimes trying to save will actually cost you more. Here’s when that happens.
You've got all the loyalty apps (free burrito after you buy 10!), you shopped around for the lowest rate on your mortgage, and you never go to the grocery store when you're hungry. You're frugal, and the rising amount in your savings account is a testament to that.
Since saving cash is never a bad thing, you've got nothing to worry about, right?
Unless, of course, you venture so far past frugality you enter the world of cheap. And cheap homeowners always end up paying more in the end when quick fixes and half-solved issues become big, pricey problems.
Here are six things homeowners do when they're trying to be frugal, but instead they're really being cheap…