Chronicles of a Tree-Hugger’s Life: Five Ways to Stem the Use of Virgin Paper

Tree Saving can be as Old Fashioned as Borrowing a Book, or as Cutting-Edge as Reading an eBook. – by Laura Mauney – Do you collect pennies in old coffee cans? Have you ever counted them up, surprised to discover Continue reading

Chronicles of a Tree-Hugger’s Life: Use the Internet to Read, Shop and Pay Bills

– by Laura Mauney – Most people pay for Internet service, often multiple times for multiple devices, so shouldn’t we get the most bang for our bucks? Today’s electronic world offers multiple avenues for “going paperless” (saving trees, in other Continue reading

Save a Tree: Read Online

– by Laura Mauney – Cutting back on your paper-based purchases is as easy as cancelling newspaper and magazine subscriptions, and avoiding purchase of printed books. Instead, read online using your desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, and/or eReaders. Most newspapers and Continue reading

Save a Tree: Shop Online

– by Laura Mauney – As one who has often received paper catalogs from the same company as frequently as once a week, I can attest to the vast waste involved. One effective way to limit the deluge is to Continue reading

Save a Tree: Manage Finances Online

– by Laura Mauney – In many instances, you pay bank and credit card fees, so make best use of those products! Do you really need a fat monthly statement in the mail full of multiple pages and special offers Continue reading