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Hunker Down A Little More

Although the news from Wall Street may have been remarkably positive yesterday, there's just no way this economy's going to turn on a dime. Credit card companies are dropping customers' credit limits and canceling cards altogether, banks are eliminating home equity, and gas and food prices are as high as ever. So what are you doing? You've probably already been condensing and limiting car trips, clipping coupons, turning off lights... What's next? How do you hunker down even further... And what's next on the chopping block?