- Sep 19, 2010
With 1 in 7 Americans in poverty, the Associated Press confirms that the level of working-age poor has hit its highest since the 1960s.

With the popular penny-pinching approach to spending since the recent economic downturn, here are several ways to be cheap chic. From affordable streetwear to home sleeping bags, these features will hopefully help those unfortunate odds.

Budget Fashion to Home Fittings for 1 in 7 Americans in Poverty: