The Dollar Stretcher


The Dollar Stretcher provides practical advice about saving money. Their articles range from frugal spending ideas to 401(k) advice. They serve over one million page views a month. Their email newsletter reaches 200,000 subscribers.

Editorial Needs

Most articles are 500 to 700 words.

According to their guidelines, they are interested in:

how to articles

  • time and space saving techniques
  • creative ways to save on food, housing, auto and clothing
  • stage-of-life material for babies, children, teens, college students, singles, couples, the divorced, single parents, empty nesters and retirees.
  • Material on dealing with non-frugal partner, children or significant others

Payment Information

Payment Information, According to Our Best Research (May Change, or Be Innaccurate)

They pay 10 cents per word.

According to our best research, the maximum they will pay is $70.

Payment Reports

Year Pay (US $) Words Payment Speed Payment Difficulty Research & Reporting Publication Type Comments
2016 $0.10/word.
$55 total
550 words Less than a Month Effortless Paymnt Little to None    
"It's not been published yet, but will be in both digital and print. Excellent market to work with."
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Contact & Submission Information

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