Author Notes

Erin Chase is the creator of www.5dollardiners.com. She has previously shared her savvy tips for saving on The Rachael Ray Show and Jean Chatzky Show on Oprah Sirius Radio. She grew up in San Antonio, Texas, went to Texas Christian University, and served as a missionary in the Dominican Republic, where she met her husband. They live in Dayton, Ohio, with their three children.