a tight-arse

a tight-arse

  (British & Australian very informal) also a tight-ass (American very informal)
a person who does not like to spend money or give it to other people You won't get a drink out of her, she's a real tight-arse.
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Everyone's traveled with a tight-arse and even been one at some point.
Graham's reason for being such a tight-arse is that he "doesn't want to go mad, it could soon disappear".