Nate Merrill [dot] com is blog about Nate Merrill and his interests in frugal living, finance, urban homesteading, written by Nathaniel Merrill and occasional guest authors.

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4. Products – I frequently receive books for free from publishers for potential review. I also occasionally accept products, for review on this site. If I am compensated in any form, or given anything for free, I also disclose that within the relevant post.

5. Other Websites – I also am the owner operator of NatesHomestead [dot] com, the content on YouTube.com/nate7181, and multiple other small websites if I directly profit from referring someone to one of these websites I run I will disclose that in the relevant post.