Tip # 1757 Most appliances, TVs VCRs and different electronics, have an inner clock that continues to run even when the device is turned off. Putting these devices on an influence strip and regulating those which must be on, saves energy that over time will add as much as some huge savings. That is very true if you're going to be away for multiple week at a time.
Tip # 806 Have additional money on hand. It's smart to have further money available in case some kind of minor emergency occurs.
Tip # 1490 Dont use previous and used boxes when packing as you don't know if the box will likely be sturdy enough to support your possessions.