As a parent, you want to save as much money as possible to give your children everything they deserve, and then some. However, when your babies grow out of clothes every few months and your children need new shoes every six months, it’s hard to be cheap and pinch pennies. But your kids don’t understand costs and what they might lose out on in the future if you spend all your money now.
Teens get embarrassed easily so everything parents do can be annoying. However, there are some parents who go too far when it comes to saving money. From cheap dates to free dinners, these parents are extreme to the point of going from being thrifty to just plain cheap.
40. Washing Paper Towels
Paper towels are beneficial because they’re very absorbent, and you can toss them away after use. But this story is questionable; this person admits that their parents actually reused paper towels. Once they used one, they would wash it in the sink to reuse it again later.