How much do you spend each month on newspapers and magazines? How many of these do you actually read? Would you miss any if you cancelled the subscriptions?
There's something comforting about curling up in your favorite chair on a Sunday afternoon with copies of National Geographic and The New Yorker. Some magazines — Cook's Illustrated, Fine Woodworking — can be collected as a valuable reference library. But magazines can be expensive, especially if you develop a newsstand habit.
Here are some suggestions for getting the most out of magazines (and newspapers):