Jeff Yeager, the Cheapskate
Finding Wholesale Happiness in a Retail World
September 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm
8575 Jackman Road, Temperance MI 48182 Phone: (734) 847-6747
The Bedford Branch Library welcomes Jeff Yeager, as seen on the NBC Today Show and TLC’s Extreme Cheapskates. Yeager, a Toledo native, who specializes in an off-beat blend of original humor and practical advice for living a better life by spending and consuming less, is the author of four popular books about frugal living. Join us as Jeff shares how to live a happier, healthier, and fuller life, but only if you’re NOT willing to pay the price. This presentation is based on his bestselling book, The Ultimate Cheapskate’s Road Map to True Riches.
Yeager was dubbed “The Ultimate Cheapskate” by Matt Lauer on the NBC TODAY Show, where he has appeared as a guest correspondent. He also hosted a series of segments called $aving Green by Living Green, on G-Word, an environmental news show on Discovery television’s PLANET GREEN network. He has also appeared on CNN, ABC News, CNBC, FOX News, PBS, and dozens of local TV stations around the country. Yeager is a popular guest on the nationwide talk radio circuit as well, having been interviewed on more than 500 radio stations including shows broadcast on National Public Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, and the Oprah & Friends network.
More about Jeff Yeager
Jeff Yeager spent 24 years as a CEO and senior executive managing national nonprofit organizations in Washington, DC before launching his current career as a freelance writer, public speaker, and media personality in 2004. He is the author of four popular books about frugal living, including his most recent, How to Retire the Cheapskate Way. Jeff is AARP’s official Savings Expert, writing for AARP’s publications and hosting a weekly web show on YouTube – The Cheap Life – which is produced by AARP. He has appeared on over 500 radio and TV shows on most major networks, and was an original cast member on TLC’s hit reality show Extreme Cheapskates.
Voted “Funniest Student” in his 5th grade class, Jeff lives in Accokeek, Maryland with his wife, Denise, and his beloved compost pile, Gomer. His website is www.UltimateCheapskate.com .