Contact Me — No, really this time

Dear Cheapskate Freelancer readers, My email system had a hitch in its git-a-long for the last couple of days, and the Contact Us form was shooting your valuable comments into cyberspace. It’s working now, so please feel free to contact me here or send me an email through scr.im (another cool free tool!): http://scr.im/bethz. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Ninite: A super-cool way to download common free programs

Oh, I love free stuff, and I love people who make it easier to download free stuff. Visit the Ninite site, and check off the free applications you want on your computer, such as Firefox, Chrome, iTunes, Audacity, Skype, AVG, Adobe Reader, Gimp… The list is fantastic! (And it reminds me of all the great tools I still need to …

RoboForm: Save your passwords, conserve your typing

Two of the respondents in last month’s Giveaway mentioned RoboForm as their favorite free tool, and I agree it’s pretty darn cool. RoboForm allows you to create an account that autofills passwords and other forms when you visit a website. It’s downloadable software (not sure if it works on PC and Mac), with a web-based edition as well. I actually …