Consumerist

  • New!Walmart To Require Meat Suppliers Provide Data On Antibiotics Use

    Walmart To Require Meat Suppliers Provide Data On Antibiotics Use

    Antibiotics used on farm animals account for more than 80% of all antibiotics sold in the U.S., and many of these drugs are medically important to the health of human beings. The overuse of antibiotics results in the development of drug-resistant pat…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 May 15, 9:34pm -
  • New!Watch Company Collects $1 Million On Kickstarter, Spends It All, Then Hides

    Watch Company Collects $1 Million On Kickstarter, Spends It All, Then Hides

    Kickstarter is not, and never has been, a store. Yet companies that use the platform to fund the production of a new product are eventually supposed to, um, make that product. Backers who contributed more than a million dollars to produce thin e-ink…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 9:05pm -
  • New!Uber Claims Disability Laws Don’t Apply To Technology Companies

    Uber Claims Disability Laws Don’t Apply To Technology Companies

    Uber’s massive fleet of cars don’t belong to the company, and its drivers aren’t employees. Does that mean that they aren’t a public service, as other transportation options are, and that they don’t have to follow federal or state laws that…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:56pm -
  • New!AT&T Will Try To Make First Amendment Case Against Net Neutrality

    AT&T Will Try To Make First Amendment Case Against Net Neutrality

    When you think of the Internet and First Amendment issues, your mind probably conjures up images of people being able to freely express themselves online through websites, videos, and social media. But if your AT&T, the First Amendment was created to…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:09pm -
  • New!Cable Company Tech Arrested After Allegedly Grabbing, Shoving Customer

    Cable Company Tech Arrested After Allegedly Grabbing, Shoving Customer

    Cable company installation horror stories usually involve things like poorly run cords, maybe a dead gecko, gaping holes in walls, possibly having your house condemned, and the occasional tech who pees into a bag instead of in the bathroom. But a wom…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:46pm -
  • New!McDonald’s Now Threatening To Sneak Into Your Kitchen, Steal Your Food

    McDonald’s Now Threatening To Sneak Into Your Kitchen, Steal Your Food

    Five years ago, we warned you that before long, “artisanal” would become the new “organic,” and companies would adopt it in their marketing. The prediction came true, and companies like McDonald’s and Arby’s are advertising “artisan”…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:42pm -
  • New!We’re Finally Getting A Bacon Emoji, 37 Others In Update Next Year

    We’re Finally Getting A Bacon Emoji, 37 Others In Update Next Year

    The good news is, we’re getting a bacon emoji, allowing current and future generations to adequately express their pork-related emotions. The bad news? You’ll have to wait about a year for it to happen.Bacon and 37 of its illustrated brethren wi…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:39pm -
  • New!Time Warner Cable Also Being Wooed By French Suitor

    Time Warner Cable Also Being Wooed By French Suitor

    It’s like something out of a romantic comedy that stars a couple of mid-level TV actors and gets dumped into theaters in mid-March: Fresh on the heels of being left at the altar by big-bucks beau Comcast, Time Warner Cable apparently finds itself b…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:13pm -
  • New!The “Floppy Organ” Is An Instrument Made Out Of 49 Floppy Disk Drives

    The “Floppy Organ” Is An Instrument Made Out Of 49 Floppy Disk Drives

    Just because technology is obsolete in one way doesn’t mean it can’t still be put to use in another. Proving that point is a group of German designers who have resurrected floppy disks from the box of irrelevant computer technology, using 49 of t…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:26pm -
  • New!Taco Bell Tests Return Of Beloved Beefy Crunch Burrito

    Taco Bell Tests Return Of Beloved Beefy Crunch Burrito

    The Beefy Crunch Burrito is a Taco Bell menu item that periodically reappears on the menu. It has developed a cult following because of these sporadic appearances, sort of like the McRib. Now it’s part of a “throwback burrito” promotion that th…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:01pm -

Wise Bread

  • New!Best Deals for Friday 05/22

    Best Deals for Friday 05/22

    Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today JCPenney in-store coupon: $10 off w/ $10 or more, Best Buy Memorial D…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:27pm -
  • New!7 Ways to Help Protect Your Financial Future From Unexpected Medical Expenses

    7 Ways to Help Protect Your Financial Future From Unexpected Medical Expenses

    In life, anything can happen. Injuries and illnesses cannot always be prevented. But there are things you can do now to help protect your financial future from unexpected medical expenses, and keep yourself happy and healthy in the process.1. Start…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:15pm -
  • New!Best Money Tips: Hacks to Speed Up Your Browser

    Best Money Tips: Hacks to Speed Up Your Browser

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on hacks to speed up your browser, simple ways to build a life you enjoy, and how to become more confident.Top 5 Articles10 Hacks to Speed Up Your Browser — Many…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • New!10 Tricks to Get You Drinking More Water

    10 Tricks to Get You Drinking More Water

    As we head into the summer months, hydration becomes a huge issue. In fact, up to 75% of Americans are chronically dehydrated, getting fewer than the recommended 8 to 10 cups per day. Are you one of them? If so, here are some simple ways to ensure yo…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • New!How One Inventor Turned a Spring Break Idea Into a Six-Figure Business

    How One Inventor Turned a Spring Break Idea Into a Six-Figure Business

    Rob Ianelli reached down to crack open a beer with his shoe.It was 2006 and the 19-year-old American University student was on spring break in Mexico throwing back a few cold ones with his friends. He was wearing a trendy new line of beer bottle-op…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • New!How to Score Free Rides on Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar

    How to Score Free Rides on Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar

    The story of Blake Jareds acts as both travel hack inspiration and a cautionary tale. Last year, the Long Island native was able to rack up $50,000 in Uber credit via referral codes, but that reward was reduced to $500 when Uber took notice of his ex…
    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • 5 Essential Things Women Should Know About Investing

    5 Essential Things Women Should Know About Investing

    When it comes to investment decision-making, women wield greater economic power than ever before. They now comprise nearly half the workforce and half of all household breadwinners — but their financial literacy levels still trail. Here are five im…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 11:00am -
  • 5 Times You Should Avoid Confronting a Coworker

    5 Times You Should Avoid Confronting a Coworker

    Even though many of us work in a so-called "professional environment," conflicts in the workplace are inevitable. You're with these people 40 hours a week (sometimes longer), and it's only a matter of time before a coworker rubs you the wrong way.B…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 9:00am -
  • 3 Ways Your Bank Account Can Boost Your Travel Rewards

    3 Ways Your Bank Account Can Boost Your Travel Rewards

    The far-reaching airline perks of credit cards are well-documented, but what about those who choose to go the Dave Ramsey route and live credit-free? Good news: it's still possible to rack up rewards the old-fashioned way. Here's how to accumulate th…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:00pm -
  • 6 Products That Cost More for Women Than for Men

    6 Products That Cost More for Women Than for Men

    Have you ever noticed that men's versions of some products are really cheap compared to the women's versions? Sometimes the price difference reaches a whopping 50%! I'm talking things like soap, deodorant, shampoos, razors, and the like. If you're fe…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Best Money Tips: 40 Ways to Save on Monthly Expenses

    Best Money Tips: 40 Ways to Save on Monthly Expenses

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to save on monthly expenses, tricks to make your groceries last longer, and ways to make extra cash this summer.Top 5 Articles40 Ways to Save Money on Mont…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • Best Deals for Thursday 05/21

    Best Deals for Thursday 05/21

    Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today L.L.Bean Clearance Sale: Up to 60% off + 10% off, Crocs at eBay: Buy…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:06pm -
  • The 12 Best Frozen Food Values

    The 12 Best Frozen Food Values

    Many people only stop in the frozen aisle for ice cream and a selection of TV dinners, but there's more to this section of the grocery for value seekers. Frozen food offers real convenience, variety, and savings. Items are typically ready-to-cook, th…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • 6 Tips to Win Any Argument

    6 Tips to Win Any Argument

    Whether you thrive on conflict or avoid it at all costs, it is a big part of life. Arguments can arise over little things, like whose job it is to clean the coffee pot, or over big things, like how to approach a massive project.No matter the confli…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • 10 Tempting No-Bake Desserts

    10 Tempting No-Bake Desserts

    Between late night baseball games, potlucks, BBQs, and all the other stuff we have going on in the warmer months, there's just not as much time for baking. Thankfully, there are a number of desserts that come together without the use of an oven. The…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • Is Your Personality Sabotaging Your Saving?

    Is Your Personality Sabotaging Your Saving?

    They say it takes all types — but some types have a harder time saving than others. Are you allowing some of your less flattering character traits to derail your finances? Here are four personality types that sabotage saving.1. The InsecureIn a…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Using Times New Roman on Your Résumé Is Like Wearing Sweatpants to an Interview

    Using Times New Roman on Your Résumé Is Like Wearing Sweatpants to an Interview

    If you opt for Times New Roman on your résumé, then you may as well show up to the interview in sweatpants. At least that is what some experts say. The classic font is said to be one to avoid these days, with modern ones like Helvetica and Proxima…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 9:00am -
  • Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/21, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

    Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/21, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

    Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST for lively conversation and a chance to win a $200 gift card or one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #DIAMChat to participate.This week's topic: Affording Unexpected Health Costs! Learn ho…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 10:57pm -
  • 4 Easy Ways to Automate Your Everyday Life

    4 Easy Ways to Automate Your Everyday Life

    I once had a colleague who ate the exact same lunch every day: an apple, a carton of yogurt, and a handful of crackers.When I asked him if he got bored with the sameness of his daily lunch, he explained that he used to pack sandwiches and leftovers…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Best Money Tips: Online Shopping Hacks to Beat Retailers

    Best Money Tips: Online Shopping Hacks to Beat Retailers

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on online shopping hacks to beat retailers at their own game, what you can expect from Memorial Day sales, and a guide to selling on Facebook groups.Top 5 Articles…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 7:00pm -

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Get Rich Slowly

  • Ask the Readers: Will higher interest rates make you save more money?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. Interest rates are expected to rise later in 2015. What will you do with this information? You could make the case that you haven’t missed much if you didn’t keep your money in a savings account over the la…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 11:10am -
  • 12 ways to celebrate Memorial Day this weekend
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. (From time to time, we look into the subject of frugal travel and vacation ideas. Holly Johnson’s post on How to save money on family vacations is one example. This year, we thought it would be fun to fi…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Dorm survival guide — what to splurge on, what to skip
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. If you are headed to college this fall (or know someone who is), then you may also be headed to life in a dorm. Like many things, living in a dorm can be an expensive proposition, but it doesn’t have to…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 11:00am -
  • The tax mistake that could hurt you now or next year
    This article is by staff writer Suba Iyer. Presumably, it has been a little more than a month since you submitted your tax return for 2014. Did you end up owing the IRS or did you get a refund? There are plenty of personal finance articles that discu…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 11:00am -
  • How to homeschool on one income
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. When I wrote about the pros and cons of homeschooling recently, I left one major piece of the puzzle untouched: How does a family handle the loss of income if a stay-at-home parent is required? It’s not…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: How are you leveraging personal relationships?
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. I recently started a new job; and while I didn’t know anyone at the company prior to applying, that doesn’t mean that everything was one giant coincidence. A few years ago, one of my grad school friend…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 11:00am -
  • How much to save for maternity leave
    This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson. The United States policy on maternity leave can be a touchy subject among families, and especially women. Unlike all other wealthy countries, many of which mandate weeks and months of paid leave for natu…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 11:00am -
  • How to budget for summer camp
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. Summer break is quickly approaching. Last year, I was worried about how I would keep the kids entertained; this year, I vacillate between two ends of the emotional spectrum — being excited and feeling a…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 11:00am -
  • What’s your position on debt? Read this first
    This article is by staff writer William Cowie. You hear it all the time, here and many other places: Debt is bad — evil, even — you know, like smoking and drinking and gambling. Yet, despite overwhelming evidence that smoking is bad for us, almos…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Financial stress: Strategies for the sandwich generation
    This article is by staff writer Suba Iyer. My husband and I are millennials who expect to be part of the sandwich generation soon. The term “sandwich generation” refers to those who support both an aging parent and a child. As I read the response…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: What is your best budget-friendly tip for Mother’s Day gifts?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. A mother’s love is more precious than gold, but you don’t need to spend a mint to make Mother’s Day special for her. In some ways, your lack of funds could actually help you make her day more meaningful.…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Replacing our HVAC, Part II: Installation, rebates, and timing
    (This is Part II in a two-part series about replacing an air conditioning unit. Part I is Honey Progress Report: Replacing our HVAC, Part I. Honey Smith’s experience investigating solar panels is chronicled in Financial benefits of solar panels? No…
    - 16 days ago, 7 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Best tips for managing money as an expat
    This article is by staff writer Ryan Takach. Have you ever considered taking an overseas assignment? Getting to see the world — while earning a steady paycheck and gaining valuable work experience — is a dream for many adventurous workers. Accept…
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 11:00am -
  • How to deal with expensive friends
    This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson. No matter what I do to prevent it, spring budget creep always seems to take hold this time of year. Sometimes it seems as if the dollars start flying out the door the second the temperature starts to ris…
    - 18 days ago, 5 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Pros and cons of homeschooling
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. What if the average cost to educate a child was over $5,000 but you could drop it to just over $500 per child? According to a really old (1997) report on homeschooling, you could do just that by taking you…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: Are you planning to care for an aging parent?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. A few weeks ago, I got an unexpected invitation to lunch from my husband. His afternoon meetings had been rescheduled and he was coming home early. We went to a little Subway store in a shopping center near my…
    - 22 days ago, 1 May 15, 11:00am -
  • When to use intermittent FMLA
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. Disclosure: I am not an attorney or HR specialist. This is just my experience with, and understanding of, FMLA. According to the United States Department of Labor (DOL) website, “The Family and Medical L…
    - 23 days ago, 30 Apr 15, 11:00am -
  • Why bankruptcy should be your last resort
    (Petrish Dyer is an active military Navy Chief, currently stationed in Japan. Please understand that her duties and time zone may prevent her from responding to comments in a timely manner even though she would like to. Petrish is also the founder of…
    - 24 days ago, 29 Apr 15, 11:00am -
  • How to profit from economic cycles
    This article is by staff writer William Cowie. (Since April is Financial Literacy Month, a number of articles will be devoted to more educational topics. This is Part IV in a four-part series about how understanding economic cycles could inform your…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Apr 15, 11:00am -
  • Job search tips that work
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. You may have noticed that, since last September, many of my posts here at Get Rich Slowly have focused on the job search. Some of you may have wondered why I would write about such a topic at all, since my…
    - 26 days ago, 27 Apr 15, 11:00am -

The Simple Dollar

  • New!Sometimes

    Sometimes

    Most of the time, I have my financial house in pretty good shape. I follow my well-planned grocery list at the grocery store. I don’t spend much money on stuff I don’t need. I keep us on track with our family’s budget. I don’t spoil my childr…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Eight Tips to Make Credit Cards Work for You, Not Against You

    Eight Tips to Make Credit Cards Work for You, Not Against You

    A credit card can be a valuable tool if you know how to use it properly. Likewise, using credit cards irresponsibly can lead to a world of hurt. If you need an example of how badly things can go, look no further than your neighbors, friends, and rela…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Three Questions

    Three Questions

    Ask yourself these three questions, right now. If you died right now, in your final moments, what would upset you that you hadn’t taken care of? If you knew you had only one more day to live, what would you do with that day? Why aren’t you taking…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • How to Save Money: 100 Great Tips to Get You Started

    How to Save Money: 100 Great Tips to Get You Started

    No matter where you are on your financial journey, you need to know that it’s possible for anyone to turn their financial life around. Sometimes all it takes is that first step in the right direction to get things moving in your favor. But, as with…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Is Time Economy a Good Justification for Wasting Money?

    Is Time Economy a Good Justification for Wasting Money?

    The other day, I had a great conversation with a reader who wrote in to discuss why I advocate the value of maintaining your stuff, cooking at home, and other such things that require some effort but save significant money in the long run. His argume…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Our Favorite Best Buy Deals

    Our Favorite Best Buy Deals

    Shopping for electronics and appliances is quite an undertaking. For starters, they can be incredibly expensive. And with so many competing companies and similar models, it’s hard to ever be sure that you’re making the right purchase. Best Buy, o…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How We Decided an Expensive Child Care Center Wasn’t Worth It

    How We Decided an Expensive Child Care Center Wasn’t Worth It

    I live in Indiana, and in the Midwest, almost everything is cheap – including daycare. According to Pew Research Center, the average cost for full-time infant care in Indiana is somewhere between $6,000 and $8,999 a year. Compare that to $14,939 i…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • The Value Line: Building More Skills for a Better Life

    The Value Line: Building More Skills for a Better Life

    My father was always a “jack of all trades” kind of guy. He was an absolute stellar gardener. He was a very good small-scale commercial fisherman, able to catch hundreds of pounds of fish in a single day. He held down a fairly technical job at a…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Questions About YouTube, Negative Families, Moving Out, and More!

    Questions About YouTube, Negative Families, Moving Out, and More!

    What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to five word summaries. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Family negative about financial goals 2. Free MBA 3. Feeling pressure rega…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • 40 Ways to Save Money on Monthly Expenses

    40 Ways to Save Money on Monthly Expenses

    One of the biggest challenges in personal finance is figuring out ways to spend less money — and one of the best ways to accomplish that is to cut down on your monthly expenses. Even though some of our regular bills might seem small and insignifica…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • How to Do a 401(k) Rollover

    How to Do a 401(k) Rollover

    When you leave an employer, whether it’s for a new job or retirement, you’ll probably hear about a 401(k) rollover. What does that mean, and what’s the best way to do it? Well, hopefully you’ve been contributing to the company-sponsored 401(k…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 3:23am -
  • Financial Advice That Needs to Die

    Financial Advice That Needs to Die

    Recently, one of my friends was curtain shopping when she received some pretty crazy advice from a friendly store employee. “You should expect to spend around 5% of your home’s value on curtains and draperies,” the saleswoman explained as she s…
    - 6 days ago, 17 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • The Ultimate Guide to Online Shopping

    The Ultimate Guide to Online Shopping

    Over 190 million people in the United States use online shopping sites, and that number is expected to grow exponentially over the next decade. The total value of the global e-commerce economy is expected to grow to $1.5 trillion in 2015 as online s…
    - 7 days ago, 16 May 15, 7:24pm -
  • The ‘Buy It for Life’ Compendium

    The ‘Buy It for Life’ Compendium

    Over the last several months, I’ve answered a big handful of “buy it for life” questions in the reader mailbag. Because the answers to those questions have been so spread out, a few people recently have asked me if there is a single place where…
    - 7 days ago, 16 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • The Simple Dollar Coupon Finder

    The Simple Dollar Coupon Finder

    How It Works Bookmark this page so you can browse through hundreds of coupons daily! Find what you like and just click, print, and save. Coupons powered by Coupons.comThe post The Simple Dollar Coupon Finder appeared first on The Simple Dollar.
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 3:55pm -
  • Finding Your Financial Blind Spots – and Eliminating Them

    Finding Your Financial Blind Spots – and Eliminating Them

    About a year ago, I spent a rainy afternoon going through my credit card and bank statements and categorizing the expenses. Most of the time, I have a pretty good mental picture of what I’ll discover when I do this – it’s when my mental picture…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Financial Responsibility, Joy, and Pleasure

    Financial Responsibility, Joy, and Pleasure

    Kelly wrote in with an interesting message via Facebook: I’ve been reading your articles and trying to follow your advice. My problem is that I just don’t find being “frugal” very pleasurable. Whenever I try to think of something to do, I alw…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • 10 Smart Graduation Gifts for College-Bound Seniors

    10 Smart Graduation Gifts for College-Bound Seniors

    Summer is almost upon us, and with it a barrage of social events, from backyard barbecues to weddings to, of course, graduation parties. And while you can bring a tray of baked beans to a neighborhood cookout, and something straight off the regist…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Millionaires as Middle Class?

    Millionaires as Middle Class?

    Recently, I came across a great article at CNBC entitled “Most millionaires say they’re middle class.” The article describes a recent survey that paints an interesting picture of people who have accumulated a lot of wealth: A majority of millio…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Can Alternative Credit Scoring Help You Get a Mortgage?

    Can Alternative Credit Scoring Help You Get a Mortgage?

    By Peter Miller Lenders have an ongoing problem: No matter how many loans they create, they want to make even more. And that brings us to the 67 million people who lack the credit needed to borrow in today’s tough lending environment. What if we ch…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 12:00pm -

Money Saving Mom

  • New!The Real Reason For My Clutter
    Guest post from Ashley of Lies About Parenting Hi, I’m Mom. Otherwise known as the Finder Of Stuff. We could never find anything, because clutter was a way of life. If there was an empty spot in my house, we found […]
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:01pm -
  • New!$10 off $10 JCPenney coupon (text offer)
    Text FB to 527-365 to get a HOT JCPenney coupon good for $10 off any $10 purchase. You should be able to get something free or almost free with this coupon! Thanks, Frugal Finds During Naptime!
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:43pm -
  • New!The Children’s Place: $0.80 Flip-Flops in-store — this weekend only!
    The Children’s Place has Kid’s Flip-Flops priced at $1 in-stores this weekend only. Use this 20% off Savings Pass (see the red bar at the top of the page to print it) to get them for just $0.80 per pair. […]
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:44pm -
  • New!Free doughnut at Krispy Kreme on June 5, 2015
    Mark your calendars! Krispy Kreme is offering a free doughnut of your choice on June 5, 2015 in celebration of National Doughnut Day. This offer is void in CT. My kids are already getting excited about this one. Thanks, Freebies […]
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:48pm -
  • New!Brigette’s $72 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan
    Aldi 2 3-lb bags Pink Lady Apples – $5.98 2 4-ct pkgs Corn on the Cob – $2.98 1 head Cauliflower – $1.99 2 3-ct pkgs Romaine Hearts – $3.98 1 Seedless Watermelon – $3.99 1 32-oz pkg Spaghetti – […]
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:21pm -
  • New!Free Ebooks: Freezer Meals, Frugal Cooking with Beans, Potty Training, plus more!
    Download a free copy of Don’t Waste Time. Download a free copy of Managing Stress: 10 Ways to Feel Less Stress When Life Get’s Crazy Busy. Download a free copy of Hillbilly DIY Remedies: Homemade, Organic, And Natural Healing Recipes […]
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:32pm -
  • New!Coastal.com: 50% off eyeglasses + free shipping!
    Coastal.com is offering 50% off any prescription eyeglass purchase + free shipping right now. This offer is valid for new customers only. Click on the graphic above for more details.
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:09pm -
  • New!HUGE List of FREE Homeschool Curriculum & Resources
      This is the weekly list of Free Homeschool Curriculum and Resources compiled by Jamerrill from FreeHomeschoolDeals.com. If you aren’t a homeschooler, but you’re a parent, teacher, babysitter, or nanny, you’ll probably find at least a few use…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:44pm -
  • New!Coupons: Persil Laundry Detergent, Coppertone, plus more!
    Here are some new printable coupons available today: $6.00 off ONE Valvoline’s SynPower™ Motor Oil $3.00 off ONE Valvoline’s Conventional Motor Oil $1 off any Hello products $1.00 off 2 Uncle Ben’s Flavored Grains products $5.00 off any 1 Per…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:37pm -
  • New!Craftsy’s Memorial Day Sale — up to 70% off!
    Craftsy is running a big Memorial Day Sale this weekend. You can get the following deals: Up to 70% off all kits, fabric, and yarn Up to 60% off all sewing project kits Up to 40% off art, paper craft, […]
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:28pm -
  • New!Free App Friday: 22 educational & fun iTunes apps for FREE!
    It’s Free App Friday! You can get 22 different educational & fun iTunes apps for free (today only).
    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:13pm -
  • New!Natural & Organic Coupons & Deals Round-up

    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:06pm -
  • 5 Simple Ways to Cut Down on Toy Clutter
    A few weeks ago, I wrote a post sharing 5 Reasons I’m Glad We Don’t Have Many Toys. So many of you commented and said you’d love to cut down on toys but you don’t know where to start or […]
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 8:54pm -
  • Free Garnier Brazilian Smooth Haircare sample
    Sign up for a free Garnier Brazilian Smooth Haircare sample. Thanks, The Freebie Blogger!
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 8:24pm -
  • Get an 8×10 Canvas Print for $14.99 shipped!
    Simple Canvas Prints is offering a special deal to my readers right now. You can get an 8×10 Canvas Print for just $14.99 plus free shipping when you click through this link here. I love Canvas Prints — we have […]
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:34pm -
  • DaySpring.com: 25% off your entire purchase (including clearance!)
    Through May 25, 2015, DaySpring is offering 25% off any purchase on their site when you use coupon code 25MEMORIAL at checkout. This coupon code is valid on everything on their site — including sale and clearance items. Shipping is […]
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:56pm -
  • How to Keep Your Flower Beds Weed-Free (for free!)
    Passionate Penny Pincher shows you How to Keep Your Flower Beds Weed-Free (for free!). Have any of you done this before?
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:43pm -
  • The best freebies from this past week
    Here’s a long list of freebies that have been available recently that should still be available. Thanks to Kaley from Cha-Ching on a Shoestring for compiling these: Free Samples: Free Kotex Liners Sample Pack Free John Frieda Frizz Ease Beyond Sm…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:38pm -
  • Free Ebooks: DIY Laundry Detergent, DSLR Photography for Beginners, plus more!
    Download a free copy of  Natural Laundry Detergent Recipes. Download a free copy of House Cleaning Secrets. Download a free copy of  Do it Yourself: Make Safe, All Natural, Green Cleaning Solutions for your Home Download a free copy of DSLR Photo…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:25pm -
  • Coupons: Old Orchard, Breathe Right, Secret, Old Spice
    Here are some new printable coupons available today: $3.00 off ONE Valvoline’s Conventional Motor Oil $6.00 off ONE Valvoline’s SynPower™ Motor Oil $0.50 off any (1) Old Orchard 64oz juice product $1.00 off any Breathe Right product $1.00 off O…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:20pm -
  • Gretchen’s Target Shopping Trip: 6 items for $2.97 out of pocket
    Target Shopping Trip Transaction #1 3 Playtext Sport Liners – $3.99 each (Buy 3, Get $5 Target gift card) Used 3 $3/1 printable  Total after coupons: $2.97, Received $5 Target gift card Transaction #2 1 Palmolive Dish Soap – $2.49 […]
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:28am -
  • 7 Kid-Friendly Freezer Meals in 85 Minutes
    Kelli from New Leaf Wellness shows you how to make 7 Kid-Friendly Freezer Meals in 85 Minutes.
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:15pm -
  • Amazon.com: The best online household & grocery deals this week
    Here are some of this week’s best grocery & household deals from Amazon.com, courtesy of Terry and Mandi from Jungle Deals & Steals. Many of these prices are higher than what you’d pay by combining coupons with sales, but they […]
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:11pm -
  • Coupons: Pampers, Horizon Snack Crackers, Secret, Old Spice, plus more!
    Here are some new printable coupons available today: $2.00 off Pampers UnderJams Absorbent Night Wear $2.00 off ONE Pampers Splashers Swim Diapers $0.50 off any (1) Old Orchard 64oz juice product $1.00 off ONE (1) Snack Pack Pudding Bars $1.00 […]
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:03pm -
  • We Paid Cash: Training for My Coaching Career
    A testimony from Sue who blogs at SueSundstrom.com About 2 years ago, while I was working full time, my husband and I decided to put aside a regular portion of my salary toward a savings fund. Although it was tempting to […]
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:26pm -

Money Crashers

  • New!How Much Does It Cost to Have a Baby? – Medical Care, Baby Gear, Clothing & More
    Before I had kids of my own, I remember attending a baby shower where the majority of the guests already had children. As I sat and listened to them bemoaning their endless expenses and mounting bills, I couldn’t even pretend to commiserate. At the…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:40pm -
  • Country Wisdom & Investing – 6 Old-Time Sayings Relevant to Your Finances
    Country wisdom is the collection of practical experiences gained by generations of pioneers, farmers, and ranchers as America transformed from a vast frontier to the world’s greatest economy. That experience – the result of constant trial and err…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 5:40pm -
  • How to Save Money on Laundry and Reduce Your Cost Per Load
    When Ben Franklin said that nothing in the world is certain except death and taxes, he obviously forgot about laundry. Perhaps that’s because he had a laundress to do it for him – but nowadays, most of us are stuck doing this job ourselves. In f…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:45pm -
  • Do Intelligent Design & Creationism Belong in Public School Science Classes?
    The tension between science and religion has existed for centuries, the former dealing with the natural world and the latter with the supernatural or spiritual world. Many people may be familiar with the story of Galileo and his trial by the Inquisit…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 6:45pm -
  • How to Find Antiques & Collectibles and Negotiate a Fair Price
    Owning a piece of the past has universal appeal. According to philosopher and antique dealer Leon Rosenstein, it’s the value, uniqueness, and beauty of older items that attracts us, along with their historical and cultural associations. For some, b…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 2:20pm -
  • 7 Common Types of Theft Abroad – How to Protect Your Money While Traveling
    Though we aren’t able to travel as often as we’d like, my wife and I love planning and taking trips, from outdoor adventure excursions and fitness vacations, to quick jaunts back home to reconnect with family. Regardless of the destination, we bo…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 1:00am -
  • What to Check for When Buying a Used Car – 10 Warning Signs
    You’ve decided to purchase your first used car – and with an economy still struggling to find its former luster and a rapidly growing new car market, that’s certainly a smart choice. However, the real challenge is the purchase process – the a…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • How to Get Money to Start a Business – 8 Startup Financing Options
    Every year, hundreds of thousands of Americans launch their own businesses. According to the U.S. Small Business Administation (SBA), in 2010, there were 27.9 million small businesses in the U.S. The majority of these – more than 75% – were ident…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • How to Negotiate Your Salary & Job Benefits and Get More – 9 Crucial Tips
    According to annual Salary.com surveys, only about half of the workforce negotiates their pay. The reason for this could be that prospective employees are scared of not being hired, while existing employees are worried about getting fired – theref…
    - 13 days ago, 10 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • How to Create & Host a Webinar – Benefits for Marketing & Customer Service
    As the Internet becomes more and more ubiquitous in the workplace, webinars – or what some refer to as “online seminars” – have become increasingly popular. Educators and marketers have embraced webinars as a forum for spreading their message…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 11:30am -
  • Best New Bank Account Promotions, Offers & Free Money
    With many financial institutions experiencing a decrease in profits, banks are vying for your business. This is good news for you, because instead of just offering standard perks like no fees, free checking, or a free pen when you sign up for an acc…
    - 16 days ago, 7 May 15, 1:10pm -
  • How to Attend Weddings on a Tight Budget – Saving Money as a Guest
    You know it’s almost time for wedding season when the first invitation appears in your mailbox. And while you might be excited to celebrate your friends’ or family members’ special day, you also might be worried about the impact on your wallet…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 5:40pm -
  • 20 Productive Habits of Wealthy & Successful People
    The vast majority of rich people didn’t get there by accident or luck. Accumulating wealth requires hard work, dedication, and – most importantly – maintaining a specific set of habits that foster prosperity. As Aristotle said, “We are what w…
    - 22 days ago, 1 May 15, 2:30pm -
  • 32 Fun & Unique Mother’s Day Gift Ideas on the Cheap
    Chances are, your mom would be happy with a simple phone call on Mother’s Day. But still – why not do a little extra for one of the most important women in your life? Whether you want to make something with your own hands that she can treasure fo…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Apr 15, 2:45pm -
  • 12 Simple Ways to Save on Newborn Baby Expenses
    When my husband and I set out to have a second child, we never imagined we’d be blessed with a bonus baby. But sure enough, when I went for my first trimester ultrasound around the eight-week mark, there it was: the image of twins floating around i…
    - 29 days ago, 24 Apr 15, 5:30pm -
  • 5 Problem Solving Steps – Process & Strategies for Success
    Modern humans are the greatest problem solvers the world has ever seen. While our predecessors developed primitive tools to better live in their environments, humans are the first to develop the mental acuity necessary to transform their living space…
    - 30 days ago, 23 Apr 15, 1:15pm -
  • 11 Best Free Checking Accounts at U.S. Banks
    It’s becoming increasingly difficult to find truly free checking accounts. At many banks, you’re now required to pay a monthly maintenance fee for the privilege of keeping your checking account open. Such fees can range from a few dollars to $20…
    - 32 days ago, 21 Apr 15, 5:15pm -
  • 11 Unique & Creative Wedding Gift Ideas on a Cheap Budget
    When wedding season is in full swing, you can spend a big part of your personal budget celebrating the brides and grooms in your life. Of course, gifts are important tokens of love to the people you care about, but there comes a point at which they c…
    - 37 days ago, 16 Apr 15, 11:30am -
  • The Rise of Virtual Financial Robo-Advisors for Your Investments – Types, Pros & Cons
    In the past five years, a new type of financial advisor has emerged to compete with traditional investment advisory firms. Funded by venture capitalists, these new advisors exploit the latest technology to offer competent investment advice in exchan…
    - 39 days ago, 14 Apr 15, 1:15pm -
  • 6 Celebrities Who Recovered From Financial Failure Before They Became Famous
    Nothing is quite as American as a good rags-to-riches story, and it’s safe to say that many folks also enjoy the occasional macabre tale of the riches-to-rags variety. But despite all the attention paid to financial failures and cautionary tales, t…
    - 44 days ago, 9 Apr 15, 11:15pm -

Bargaineering

MintLife Blog

  • New!A Dude’s Guide to Not Going Broke during Wedding Season [Infographic]
    Wedding season has arrived! If you’re getting married this year, there’s a decent chance you’re tying the knot soon: June remains America’s most popular month for weddings. Guys are taking a more active role in wedding planning these days, f…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:19pm -
  • Sun, Surf and Savings: Summer Travel on the Cheap
    In addition to serving as an important reminder to honor our U.S. war veterans, Memorial Day marks the start of the summer travel season. Whether you’re an adventurer, a creature of habit, or planning your first big family vacation, here are some m…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Win $200 with Mint Bills!
    Imagine if you had an extra $200 to pay down credit card debt, that lingering student loan or put toward a new car payment. Mint Bills, the award-winning app that stays on top of your bills and money so you never miss a payment, is here to help. Now…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 4:24pm -
  • How We Saved $30,000 in Two Years
    I am the money manager in our house, and for the past few years I’ve been using Mint to help keep us on track and honest with our spending. Before my now-husband and I decided to combine our finances, I had been using Mint to help me budget for gra…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 5:34pm -
  • Goodbye College, Hello Future: Why Retirement Savings Matters in Your 20s
    The Class of 2015 will usher more than 1.8 million college graduates into the workforce with newly minted bachelor’s degrees. For most of these graduates, getting a job is priority number one. A first job provides a new kind of independence: the ab…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 4:40pm -
  • Money Matters: Listen to Your Mother
    Mothers tend to have an opinion about everything, and the older we get, the more we realize just how right they are! This is especially true when it comes to being smart with money. So the next time your mom offers up some wisdom, consider her advice…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Tips & Tweets: Get the #Money411 from the Experts
    While Financial Literacy Month may be over, we at Mint live for sharing personal finance tips and tricks all year long! MintLife readers recently joined a group of consumer finance experts during our #Money411 Twitter chat to discuss better money hab…
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • How to Be a Jedi with Your Finances
    Happy Star Wars Day! Today, Star Wars fans worldwide celebrate their favorite movie franchise, wishing each other “May the fourth be with you” in honor of the films’ most iconic line. Though it may be difficult to imagine Obi-Wan Kenobi ever ba…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • MintFamily with Beth Kobliner: Essential Advice About Paying Back Your Student Loans – Part II
    Throughout May, many of you college seniors will be tossing your mortarboards gleefully in the air and opening envelopes with graduation cards from family. But in six short months those cards from Nana will be replaced with envelopes from the company…
    - 23 days ago, 30 Apr 15, 1:22pm -
  • Surviving My Personal Money Crisis
    My pivotal moment was fifteen years ago, but I remember the day like it was yesterday. It took a big emotional crisis for me to acknowledge the problem. A few years out of college, I was out of control. I wasn’t making crazy or unhealthy life decis…
    - 24 days ago, 29 Apr 15, 2:31pm -

MoneyNing

  • New!Don’t Think You Can Afford Pricey Fitness Studios? Try These 3 Tips
      To me, fitness studios have always seemed like the elite club of fitness venues, featuring small classes, professional instructors, and an exclusive feel. They’re also notoriously pricey, running around $40 per session — more than the price pe…
    - 24 hours ago, 22 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to Create a Hassle-Free Budget Plan for Tracking Expenses
    Nearly every financial guru tells potential budgeters to start their financial management with a simple (but not easy) task: track every single penny. For some individuals, this is a relatively easy task. It’s just a matter of building financial t…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • These 3 Kinds of Fees are Stealing Your Precious Money
    They seem to be everywhere you look, yet they are hardly noticeable. What am I talking about? Fees. Nearly everything these days from checking accounts, to credit cards, and even investments have fees that are eating away at your net worth. While the…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Food Spending: How Much is Too Much?
    When we talk about spending on needs and wants, the discussion about food usually comes up regularly. Of course we need to spend money on food. It’s one of those things we need for survival. However, many of us feel as though we are spending too m…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to Successfully Resist a Tempting Sales Pitch

    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Are You Missing Out On These 6 Employer Benefits?
    I logged into my employee benefits tool to check the balance of my health savings account (HSA) before paying a medical bill. Once the website loaded, a notification flashed at me stating that I had incentives that I had not yet claimed. Investigatin…
    - 6 days ago, 17 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Simplify Your Children’s Extracurricular Activities to Save Time and Money
    “Just wait,” one couple told my husband and me. “As soon as your kids get older, you will be racing from one sport or activity to the other, and then you won’t have any free time.” The couple was sweet, but I could not help but feel overwhe…
    - 7 days ago, 16 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to Choose the Best Frequent Flyer Rewards Card
    Having moved from the Midwest to the Pacific Northwest, I’ve been exploring my options for earning frequent flyer miles to offset our trips back home during the year. We’ve always practiced a strict no-credit card policy to avoid the temptation…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Tricky Ways Health Insurance Companies Cut Costs at Your Expense
    My husband recently got an infuriating letter from his employer-sponsored health insurer, which covers our whole family. The insurance is conducting a dependent eligibility audit. All employees who have dependents covered by the plan must prove that…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • The 10 Best Websites to Help You Save Money on Anything
    I love a good deal. Before making any purchase, I always look for ways I can save money. The issue? I’m not a huge coupon clipper and I don’t enjoy going out of my way to save money. I’d much rather spend my time making money than spending my…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • 7 Tips for Incorporating Credit Cards Into Your Budget
    It’s easy to get caught up in the idea that credit cards are evil. However, the reality is that, just like anything else, they can be a financial tool. It’s just all about your perspective and how you use them. Mike Scanlin, the CEO of Born to Se…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to Successfully Sell Your Stuff On Craigslist for Cash
    Whether you’re all finished with spring cleaning or just getting started, there’s probably a few things (or many things) lying around your home that you no longer need. That’s how it is for my house. You might be inclined to just toss these thi…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 12:00pm -

Deal Seeking Mom

  • New!Curly Hair Don’t Care | What the Heck is Wax Powder?

    Curly Hair Don’t Care | What the Heck is Wax Powder?

    When I received a box of Schwarzkopf hair care products to try about a month ago, everything seemed pretty straight forward -- until I pulled out a small container of Schwarzkopf Styliste Ultime Satin Frizz Control & Protect Wax Powder. Being complet…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:33pm -
  • New!Freebie Friday: Garnier, Advance Auto Parts, Target + More!

    Freebie Friday: Garnier, Advance Auto Parts, Target + More!

    Freebie Friday is provided by Wendi, who blogs at TheFreebieBlogger, where she finds you 100% free items each and every day. Did you know your children can earn FREE stuff just for reading books this summer? Rewards include FREE books, cash, kids mea…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • New!Custom Travel Tumbler $15.98 Shipped!

    Custom Travel Tumbler $15.98 Shipped!

    Right now new customers can order a Custom Travel Tumbler from Ink Garden for only $8.99!  Customize your travel tumbler to make a creative keepsake - and an extra thoughtful gift!  Just use promo code DAD during checkout to get this great rate. He…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • New!Summer 4-Piece Jewelry Set $19.94 + FREE Shipping!

    Summer 4-Piece Jewelry Set $19.94 + FREE Shipping!

    Today on Cents of Style you can score a 4-piece set of Summer Jewelry for $19.94 with FREE Shipping! You can choose a pair of earrings, a set of bangle bracelets, and a statement necklace and they'll also throw in a pair of FREE Shades too! If you do…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • New!Target NEW Meat Mobile Coupon (Starts 5/24)

    Target NEW Meat Mobile Coupon (Starts 5/24)

    You can text MEAT to 827438 to get a Target mobile coupon for $5 off your $20 Meat, Produce, or Deli Purchase. This coupons can be used in stores starting 5/25 through 5/30. Check out more great Target deals as you make your shopping list. Thanks, Fo…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:30pm -
  • New!Heinz Ketchup $0.93 at Target

    Heinz Ketchup $0.93 at Target

    Combine coupons to save on Heinz Ketchup at Target or Walmart this week and check one more thing off your list for your Memorial Day grilling! :: Target Heinz Tomato Ketchup (38 oz.), $2.50 ea. 5% Off Heinz Tomato Ketchup, all varieties (Target Cart…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • New!Kimberly-Clark Huggies NEW Rebate

    Kimberly-Clark Huggies NEW Rebate

    Here's a new $5 rebate with your purchase of $25 of Kimberly-Clark Products; or get a $10 rebate with your $35 purchase. Participating brands for this rebate offer include: Huggies Products Pull-Ups Training Pants GoodNites Underwear Kleenex Facial T…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • New!Equate Ultra Thin Pads $1.22 at Walmart

    Equate Ultra Thin Pads $1.22 at Walmart

    Here's a new $0.75/1 Equate Pad or Pantiliner product printable coupon that helps make a great deal at Walmart this week. Equate Ultra Thin Pad (18 ct.), $1.97 ea. $0.75/1 Equate Pad or Pantiliner product printable coupon $1.22 each after coupon! Tha…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • New!Scott Naturals Paper Towels $0.92/Roll

    Scott Naturals Paper Towels $0.92/Roll

    Right now on Amazon you can pick up some Scott Naturals Paper Towels, Mega Roll, 8 Rolls, Packs of 4 (32 Rolls) for $29.50 when you buy through Amazon's Subscribe & Save Program and clip an Amazon eCoupon too! Here's the deal: Scott Naturals Paper To…
    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • Thinking Organic Thursday: Earth Balance, Horizon Organic Crackers & More!

    Thinking Organic Thursday: Earth Balance, Horizon Organic Crackers & More!

    Thinking Organic Thursday is brought to you by Susan at Organic Deals. Susan finds coupons and deals on organic food, clothes and health & beauty products on her site. New organic deals and coupons available this week: Save on your Memorial Day pot…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:30pm -
  • Rite Aid: What’s FREE and Cheap Week of 5/24/15

    Rite Aid: What’s FREE and Cheap Week of 5/24/15

    Get your coupons ready for another great week of freebies at Rite Aid next week! GE CFL Light Bulbs (1 pk.), $4 Get 400 Plenti Rewards Points (Limit 1) FREE after Points! Plus, there are a few additional good deals worth mentioning, including: Suave…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 10:30pm -
  • Paderno Spiral Vegetable Slicer $26.75 + More!

    Paderno Spiral Vegetable Slicer $26.75 + More!

    Here are two great deals available from Amazon today. One to get your creativity going in the kitchen, and the other to help with packing for summer get-aways! Right now on Amazon you can get this Paderno World Cuisine Tri-Blade Plastic Spiral Vegeta…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:15pm -
  • Sabra Hummus $0.98 at Walmart

    Sabra Hummus $0.98 at Walmart

    Sabra is celebrating National Hummus Day with a high value coupon that makes for a great deal at Walmart this week. You'll have to 'share' the coupon on Facebook or Twitter to get the highest value for your coupon. Sabra Hummus, $2.98 ea. $2/1 Sabra…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • Hefty Foam Plates $1.50 at Dollar General

    Hefty Foam Plates $1.50 at Dollar General

    If you missed it earlier this week, grab this $1/2 packages of Hefty Foam Products printable coupon for a great deal at Dollar General on Hefty Foam Plates.  Or you can still add this to your list for Walmart or Target too. Here are some deal ideas:…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:45pm -
  • Breathe Right Nasal Strips FREE at Walmart

    Breathe Right Nasal Strips FREE at Walmart

    Here's a new $1/1 Breathe Right product printable coupon that makes for some FREE Breathe Right Nasal Strips at Walmart this week!  Here's the deal: Breathe Right Nasal Strips (2 ct.), $0.97 $1/1 Breathe Right product printable coupon FREE after cou…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • Philosophy Moisturizing Gift Set $10.20 after ShopAtHome Rebate

    Philosophy Moisturizing Gift Set $10.20 after ShopAtHome Rebate

    Today ShopAtHome is offering a great $8 Rebate on a Philosophy Moisturizing Gift Set (a $26 value). Your $8 ShopAtHome rebate will apply to your account within 30 days.  Here's how to get your Philosophy Gift Set for $10.20: Login or register with S…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:10pm -
  • Tide Detergent $2.68 at CVS

    Tide Detergent $2.68 at CVS

    You can combine coupons with an upcoming CVS Cash Card offer to score FIVE bottles of Tide Detergent for as low as $2.68 each! Here's the deal: Tide Detergent (50 oz.), $5.94 ea. (Buy 5) Dawn Dish Soap, $2.99 (Buy 1) Get a $10 Cash Card wyb $30 in pa…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Kirkland Parchment Paper $10.99

    Kirkland Parchment Paper $10.99

    Right now on Amazon you can get some Kirkland Signature Non Stick Parchment Paper (205 sq. ft.) for $10.99 (reg. $13.89). Plus you'll enjoy FREE Super Saver Shipping on your order over $35, or with your Amazon Prime membership. Non-stick Parchment pa…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Old Orchard Juice $1.58 at Walmart

    Old Orchard Juice $1.58 at Walmart

    Here's a new $0.50/1 Old Orchard Juice printable that makes for a great deal at Walmart this week. You can pick up some Old Orchard Juice for $1.58 each with your coupon! Here's the deal: Old Orchard Juice, $2.08 ea. $0.50/1 Old Orchard Juice Product…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Softlips Cube $0.99 at Target

    Softlips Cube $0.99 at Target

    Combine this new with a new Ibotta rebate offer to pick up a Softlips Cube for as low as $0.99 each. My girls LOVE these -- especially the vanilla bean! Softlips Cube, $3.49 ea. $0.75/1 Softlips Cube Lip Balm (Ibotta Deposit) [Any variety; 10-oz. box…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:00pm -

Credit.com Blog

  • New!5 Credit Cards for New Homeowners

    5 Credit Cards for New Homeowners

    As any homeowner will attest, buying a house is one of those purchases that only comes with more expenses. Maintaining a budget and shopping around for the best deals on big expenses like furniture and home-repair services will help you save money as…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 May 15, 4:01am -
  • New!Most Consumers Overspend on Vacation: Here’s How to Stay on Track

    Most Consumers Overspend on Vacation: Here’s How to Stay on Track

    While many consumers say they design their vacation plans in such a way to save money, 60% of consumers said they exceed their summer travel budgets every year, according to a nationally representative survey conducted on behalf of Citi ThankYou Prem…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 May 15, 4:01am -
  • New!Retiring Soon? Don’t Make These 8 Mistakes

    Retiring Soon? Don’t Make These 8 Mistakes

    There is plenty you can do to avoid running out of money in retirement. Planning is the key. Some retirees just plunge in. More often than not, that gets them into trouble. Following are eight money mistakes people nearing retirement make, and how…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 May 15, 4:01am -
  • New!5 Upsides to Losing Your Job

    5 Upsides to Losing Your Job

    Being let go can be scary. Instead of focusing on the negative, you can turn your situation around by looking for the silver lining while staying on track financially. You may need some time to accept it, but when you are ready to move on and make t…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 May 15, 4:01am -
  • New!Adult Dating Website Hacked; Up to 4 Million Affected

    Adult Dating Website Hacked; Up to 4 Million Affected

    One of the Internet’s largest adult dating websites has suffered a major data breach, with up to 4 million members impacted, according to U.K. news station Channel 4, which broke the story. Victims face potential embarrassment or other serious re…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:36pm -
  • How Late Can I Pay a Bill Before It Hurts My Credit?

    How Late Can I Pay a Bill Before It Hurts My Credit?

    It’s irritating to run across a bill and to realize it was due yesterday… or last week. If it’s a credit card bill, you may also have to pay a fee (sometimes, if it’s a rare slip-up, you can get it waived), and it can be especially scary to f…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • Lower-Cost Student Loans? Not Really.

    Lower-Cost Student Loans? Not Really.

    Auctions of U.S. Treasury notes and bonds don’t usually attract a lot of attention unless we are in the midst of tumultuous times or when the lending rates for a pretty important loan program are indexed to one of these. At nearly $1 trillion and c…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • Help! My Bank Wants Me to Sign an Arbitration Clause

    Help! My Bank Wants Me to Sign an Arbitration Clause

    Q. I have a home equity line of credit that has been open for about three years. There is no outstanding balance, but I do use it from time to time to manage cash flow. The bank sent a notice requesting that I agree to a change in terms that would ad…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • The Major Mortgage Cost Most Homebuyers Overlook

    The Major Mortgage Cost Most Homebuyers Overlook

    When it comes to getting or refinancing a mortgage, little things can turn into big bucks quickly. For example, small differences in interest rates can mean thousands (even tens of thousands) of dollars in additional interest charges over the life of…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • What Real Millennials Want to Know About Credit

    What Real Millennials Want to Know About Credit

    Last week I talked to a bunch of 20- and 30-somethings — members of the so-called millennial generation — about credit, and the conversation reminded me about how differently people deal with money. In many aspects of personal finance, things are…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • How Much Does Divorce Really Cost?

    How Much Does Divorce Really Cost?

    Fear is the universal emotion everyone starts off with in divorce, and one of the biggest and most scary fears, is “How much is this divorce going to cost me?” Divorce is already painful, so the financial costs involved in a divorce are really li…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 4:01am -
  • Big Changes to Credit Reports Are on the Way: What It Means for You

    Big Changes to Credit Reports Are on the Way: What It Means for You

    Attorneys general in 30 states have reached a $6 million settlement with the major credit reporting agencies Equifax, Experian and TransUnion to make changes in the way they address errors in consumer reports and how some negative information is adde…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:40pm -
  • 5 Reasons You Can’t Retire Early

    5 Reasons You Can’t Retire Early

    Whether it’s friends, family members, old co-workers or even acquaintances, it can be baffling to watch young people (maybe even younger than you!) enjoying retirement. In addition to wondering how they did it, this scenario can also leave us wonde…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • 5 Unexpected Steps to Building Wealth

    5 Unexpected Steps to Building Wealth

    Building wealth isn’t rocket science, but it isn’t always obvious, either. While the foundation of building wealth is in smart savings habits, there are numerous other steps to the process that can both expedite the process and boost your savings…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • Foreclosures Hit an 18-Month High: Is Your State Struggling?

    Foreclosures Hit an 18-Month High: Is Your State Struggling?

    More than 45,000 homes in the U.S. were repossessed last month, up 50% from April 2014, marking the completion of the foreclosure process for thousands of homeowners. The spike in banks taking possession of housing units drove the U.S. residential fo…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • 5 Credit Cards That Won’t Raise Your APR If You Pay Late

    5 Credit Cards That Won’t Raise Your APR If You Pay Late

    When children misbehave, their parents may resort to punishments like putting them in “time out” by having them stand in the corner. And that’s how many credit card users feel when they suddenly have a much higher penalty interest rate impos…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • 3 Financial Realities New Grads Have to Face

    3 Financial Realities New Grads Have to Face

    Go to college, study hard, get good grades, land a job and rake in the money. Sounds pretty simple, right? Not so fast. The truth is there are a number of financial realities new graduates have to face in order to be successful with their money. If…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • 5 Identity Theft Facts That Will Terrify You

    5 Identity Theft Facts That Will Terrify You

    Identity theft was the number one consumer complaint at the Federal Trade Commission last year. So far in 2015, the data breach problem that drives so many identity-related crimes has gotten worse. The massive compromises at Anthem and Premera alone…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • Could This Mortgage Innovation Help You Buy a Home?

    Could This Mortgage Innovation Help You Buy a Home?

    Would you buy a home for a discounted price if you had to surrender much of the gains when you sold it someday? That’s the premise behind an innovative new housing strategy called “shared equity.” It sounds a bit like a hybrid between buying an…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:01am -
  • What to Do If Your Car Loan Outlasts Your Car

    What to Do If Your Car Loan Outlasts Your Car

    What happens if your car loan lasts longer than your car? While you may have every intention of driving a car long after it’s paid off, an accident (and inadequate insurance), expensive repairs, or mysterious problems your mechanic can’t fix cou…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:01am -

Consumerism Commentary

  • Command and Control: From Baseball Pitches to Your Money

    Command and Control: From Baseball Pitches to Your Money

    When your life is out of control, nothing seems to go right. You have the worst luck, and you can’t seem to get ahead with anything, whether a project, a goal, or even simple things like taking care of daily tasks. Regaining control of your life is…
    - 26 days ago, 27 Apr 15, 4:40pm -
  • Can You Blame Them for Not Being Invested in Stocks?

    Can You Blame Them for Not Being Invested in Stocks?

    After the stock market closed on Friday, my portfolio was at an all-time high. That was likely also the case for a lot of investors living in the United States who are similar to me: earning income, investing in the stock market with a buy-and-hold s…
    - 40 days ago, 13 Apr 15, 2:05pm -
  • 5 Reasons Why New Chip Credit Cards Won’t Reduce Fraud

    5 Reasons Why New Chip Credit Cards Won’t Reduce Fraud

    Banks in the United States are undergoing a major transformation in credit card technology, a process similar to the one Europe successfully completed several years ago. Despite the technological advances in mobile payment that have already rendered…
    - 57 days ago, 27 Mar 15, 2:56pm -
  • LearnVest Acquired By Northwestern Mutual

    LearnVest Acquired By Northwestern Mutual

    Congratulations to the owners of LearnVest, a financial planning start-up that is in the process of finalizing a deal with Northwestern Mutual wherein the latter will be acquiring the assets and business of the former. In a deal of more than $250 mil…
    - 58 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:55pm -
  • Life Is and Isn’t About the Money

    Life Is and Isn’t About the Money

    Accumulating money is not a real goal for anyone’s life. Growing wealth is not the point. People don’t work hard because they want to see their bank balance grow; those of us who track our finances and chart our net worth over time aren’t tryin…
    - 59 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 2:27pm -
  • The IRS Tax Scam and What Happens When You Owe Taxes

    The IRS Tax Scam and What Happens When You Owe Taxes

    For a few years, a ring of criminals believed by the U.S. government to be based in India have been involved in a pervasive tax scam. Callers impersonate IRS officials, connect with American taxpayers, and convince many that they have an outstanding…
    - 67 days ago, 17 Mar 15, 3:11pm -
  • How the Financial Media and Stock Market Analysts Manipulate You

    How the Financial Media and Stock Market Analysts Manipulate You

    Best Buy, the big box retailer that most shoppers have abandoned sometime in the last decade and a half in favor of Amazon.com, announced better-than-expected earnings for the last three months of 2014, which includes the all-important holiday season…
    - 81 days ago, 3 Mar 15, 7:10pm -
  • Which Money Script Do You Live By?

    Which Money Script Do You Live By?

    Your money script is a story you tell yourself about money. This story, the way you approach your finances, an outlook on a certain segment of your life, can have a significant effect on your behavior. In the growing field of financial psychology, th…
    - 82 days ago, 2 Mar 15, 5:22pm -
  • Three Overlooked Tools for Repairing Credit

    Three Overlooked Tools for Repairing Credit

    This is a guest article by Neal Frankle. Neal is a Certified Financial Planner® in Los Angeles. He is also the senior editor for WealthPilgrim.com, MCMHA.org and CreditPilgrim.com. Your credit report is like a financial passport. If it’s clean you…
    - 84 days ago, 28 Feb 15, 5:00pm -
  • When It Makes Sense to Work For Free

    When It Makes Sense to Work For Free

    How much is your time worth? This is a terrible question, and it usually begets a terrible answer. It’s a question that motivational speakers use to encourage people to make sure they’re optimizing their ability to earn an income. There’s nothi…
    - 85 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 5:37pm -
  • Should All Financial Advisers Be Held to a Fiduciary Standard?

    Should All Financial Advisers Be Held to a Fiduciary Standard?

    Over the last year, a friend of mine has been trying to convince me to move my financial assets. I currently have a taxable investment account at Vanguard, and my portfolio consists of a mix that includes a domestic stock index fund, an international…
    - 86 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 7:46pm -
  • Burst Sprinkler Line, Property Damage, and Renter’s Insurance

    Burst Sprinkler Line, Property Damage, and Renter’s Insurance

    A week ago today I was in Phoenix. I had been there for a few days, and I had been planning to spend a month with my girlfriend away from the cold New Jersey weather. It wasn’t a vacation. We each needed to continue working, but figured we might as…
    - 88 days ago, 24 Feb 15, 4:53pm -
  • 8 Tips for a Frugal Valentine’s Day

    8 Tips for a Frugal Valentine’s Day

    For several years, it was a February tradition on Consumerism Commentary to look for moderation on Valentine’s Day. Many young couples would like to use the day to express their love, but might not have the financial means to do what television com…
    - 99 days ago, 13 Feb 15, 5:58pm -
  • How My Money Mindset Changed Four Times and Helped Me Succeed

    How My Money Mindset Changed Four Times and Helped Me Succeed

    Any self-help guru would agree that how you think about money shapes your behavior with money. If you want to improve your financial situation, whether to get out of debt or to reach financial independence, your relationship with money is the first t…
    - 100 days ago, 12 Feb 15, 5:15pm -
  • Robert Kiyosaki Gives Readers a Second Chance

    Robert Kiyosaki Gives Readers a Second Chance

    Over the years, I haven’t been too kind to the best-selling author, Robert Kiyosaki. He’s certainly built a successful empire, and a large community people respect him for his business acumen, his willingness to try or to appear to try to help ot…
    - 5 Feb 15, 8:00pm -
  • New 529A Plans Help Disabled People Save Tax-Free

    New 529A Plans Help Disabled People Save Tax-Free

    Now that the government backed down on its proposed changes to 529 plans for future education expenses, we can expect the same tax benefits present for education to be applied to families and individuals who face expenses caring for disabled people.…
    - 30 Jan 15, 7:45pm -
  • 5 Questions Before Applying for a New Credit Card

    5 Questions Before Applying for a New Credit Card

    Since the credit crunch in the midst of the latest recession, credit card solicitations have seen a significant increase. Unless you’ve opted out, and good luck with that, you’re probably getting junk mail from credit card issuers with invitation…
    - 28 Jan 15, 4:33pm -
  • 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2015

    401(k) Contribution Limits for 2015

    The 401(k) contribution limits and maximums are increasing in 2015, and there are other tax changes to 401(k) to note.401(k) Contribution Limits for 2015 is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New to Consumerism Commentary? Start here.
    - 28 Jan 15, 3:42pm -
  • Raise Money-Smart Kids: The Opposite of Spoiled, by Ron Lieber

    Raise Money-Smart Kids: The Opposite of Spoiled, by Ron Lieber

    In Ron Lieber's The Opposite of Spoiled, the author offers suggestions for raising money-smart kids based on the stories of hundreds of parents.Raise Money-Smart Kids: The Opposite of Spoiled, by Ron Lieber is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New…
    - 27 Jan 15, 8:12pm -
  • How Your Positive Posse is Destroying You

    How Your Positive Posse is Destroying You

    One of the oft repeated mantras in leadership training is to surround yourself with people who understand you and support what you do. This philosophy translates well to people who need emotional support for any endeavor, even if one’s goal is to j…
    - 26 Jan 15, 8:42pm -

Christian Personal Finance

  • The $6 tip that made me rethink my approach

    The $6 tip that made me rethink my approach

    Last weekend I decided to take Linda on a mother’s day trip to Nashville for the weekend. She has proved to be an awesome mother to our baby boy for the last 15 months and she deserved a little trip away. On the morning we were set to come back hom…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:51pm -
  • The one thing I would teach a recent college Grad

    The one thing I would teach a recent college Grad

    You just finished your degree and you are probably looking for your first "real" job. This is the perfect opportunity to decide how you would like your financial life to be. You have the choice to spend and buy whatever you feel like which will likel…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 2:52pm -
  • College Without Debt – Is It Possible?

    College Without Debt – Is It Possible?

    With the cost of college rising every year, the possibility of attending college without debt is starting to seem like a fantasy. But given the harsh realities of carrying large amounts of debt after graduation, every effort needs to be made in order…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 6:38pm -
  • The Step-by-Step Guide to Clean and Repair your Credit Report

    The Step-by-Step Guide to Clean and Repair your Credit Report

    Nobody’s perfect. You aren’t and neither am I. But neither are the credit bureaus who compile your credit history or the creditors who report to those bureaus. If you have some splotches on your credit report the odds are that at least some of th…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 8:11pm -
  • Why We Should Give in Secret

    Why We Should Give in Secret

    Giving is giving, right? Not if you’re a Christian. There are ways to give – and God wants us to give – and there are ways we shouldn’t give. One way we shouldn't is giving publicly. As Christians, we’re told to give in secret.
    - 26 days ago, 27 Apr 15, 4:00pm -
  • 15 Kitchen Tips & Tricks that would Make MacGyver Proud

    15 Kitchen Tips & Tricks that would Make MacGyver Proud

    MacGyver. Remember him? If you watched television in the later 80’s and into the early 90’s, you’ll know exactly who I am speaking of. He always had some trick up his sleeve and a way to solve nearly everything problem and he knew how to get ou…
    - 28 days ago, 25 Apr 15, 4:21pm -
  • What’s Your Financial Personality?

    What’s Your Financial Personality?

    What if there was a scale that you could use to classify your financial personality?
    - 29 days ago, 24 Apr 15, 6:00pm -
  • The Ultimate Bundle: Over 75 books worth $1,000+ for just $29

    The Ultimate Bundle: Over 75 books worth $1,000+ for just $29

    I am excited to be partnering on the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle for the next few days.  It really is an amazing collection of eBooks, courses, printables, and a lot more that you can pick up for $29. There are so many great books from Best-Selling a…
    - 33 days ago, 20 Apr 15, 6:26pm -
  • Financial – and Life – Lessons from 40 Years of Marriage

    Financial – and Life – Lessons from 40 Years of Marriage

    As I bask in the celebration of our recent 40th wedding anniversary, complete with surprise readings from each child, child-in-law and grandchild, I can see some great personal finance applications of the principles Jan and I used raising our four ch…
    - 33 days ago, 20 Apr 15, 4:00pm -
  • 10 Frugal Landscaping Ideas to make Your Yard Amazing

    10 Frugal Landscaping Ideas to make Your Yard Amazing

    So, I’m starting to research frugal landscaping ideas to make my yard amazing this Spring. Bloggers have so many fab ideas! There are so many back yard projects, curb appeal DIYs that it’s hard to narrow down what will not only look best for my h…
    - 35 days ago, 18 Apr 15, 4:18pm -

The Krazy Coupon Lady

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • New!Work from home jobs

    Work from home jobs

    How would you plan your day if you had the flexibility of working from home? Working from home lets my employee spend more time with her kids   A work-from-home job gives you FREEDOM. You could spend mornings at the … ContinuedWork from home jobs…
    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • 3 counterintuitive secrets about earning more

    3 counterintuitive secrets about earning more

    I’m loving these posts! On Monday, we talked about the surprise math of a dream vacation. I say “surprising” because people put off these crazy, wild ideas for decades…even though you can break it down and actually get what you … Continued…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • The surprising math of a dream vacation (with examples)

    The surprising math of a dream vacation (with examples)

    One of the greatest things I learned in college was in a class I almost failed. I took an introductory programming class — CS106A — and walked in feeling like a huge stud. I knew I was going to crush … ContinuedThe surprising math of a dream v…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to make money online (the step-by-step instructions)

    How to make money online (the step-by-step instructions)

    Years ago, I wanted to create an online business. So I began experimenting. I started by selling a $4.95 ebook called “Ramit’s 2007 Guide to Kicking Ass.” Looking at this now, I’m embarrassed. My first product — a $4.95 ebook. … Continued…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • New Challenge: Save $1,000 in 1 week

    New Challenge: Save $1,000 in 1 week

    You know, it’s funny how hard it is to change people’s opinions of you. If you were the crazy partier in college, you might turn into a super-responsible person…but some people will always think of you as the CRAZY BRO … ContinuedNew Challen…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 11:00am -
  • 5 of my favorite TV shows & movies

    5 of my favorite TV shows & movies

    I don’t know about you guys, but when I get recommendations from people for TV shows to watch, I usually go “Yeah, yeah”…and then never do it. What!? I’m busy. But after 5 or 10 people tell me to do … Continued5 of my favorite TV shows &…
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • How to get Robert Greene’s entire book collection, free

    How to get Robert Greene’s entire book collection, free

    Let’s talk about power. In any conversation, there’s a power dynamic. For example, if I call someone for advice, I’m in the subordinate position. I work around the other person’s schedule. I go to meet him at his office. I … ContinuedHow t…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 2:28pm -
  • Tonight: Ramit’s “Shark Tank” event on launching an online business

    Tonight: Ramit’s “Shark Tank” event on launching an online business

    Tonight, I’m hosting the “Ramit’s Shark Tank” event, where I’ll critique real business ideas and show you how to turn them into successful online businesses. I’ve taken an ebook that had mediocre sales and turned it into a $1 million ……
    - 26 days ago, 27 Apr 15, 12:00pm -
  • This is what plagiarizers don’t understand

    This is what plagiarizers don’t understand

    Once in a while, somebody decides to plagiarize my material and pass it off as his own writing. I have two problems with this, beyond the obvious emotions of wanting to tie a cannon ball around their ankles and shove … ContinuedThis is what plagia…
    - 30 days ago, 23 Apr 15, 1:00pm -
  • “Ramit’s Shark Tank” – free to watch the carnage/love

    “Ramit’s Shark Tank” – free to watch the carnage/love


    - 32 days ago, 21 Apr 15, 1:00pm -

Frugal Dad

  • Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates

    Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates

    The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology estimates there will be 1 million fewer graduates in the fields… Continue ReadingThe post Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates appeared first on Frugaldad.com…
    - 27 May 14, 9:00am -
  • Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students

    Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students

    Many private colleges depend on tuition for their annual budgets. As summer rolls in, colleges that are not on target… Continue ReadingThe post Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 20 May 14, 9:00am -
  • You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered

    You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered

    If you are like nearly half of all college students today, you count on financial aid to attend college. In… Continue ReadingThe post You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 21 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow

    Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow

    On average, a college graduate earns just over $47,000 per year. On the other hand, individuals who possess only a high… Continue ReadingThe post Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 18 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience

    These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience

    Often times, the library on campus is a dark, windowless building filled with rows of dusty, little-touched books. Quiet, institutional,… Continue ReadingThe post These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 16 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy

    Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy

    Gov. Bobby Jindal’s plan to create a $40 million incentive fund to direct dollars to high-demand programs that will fill… Continue ReadingThe post Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 4 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life

    New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life

    I’ve written quite a bit about students’ lack of preparation for both college and the job world. College-level educators complain… Continue ReadingThe post New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 31 Mar 14, 4:18pm -
  • Digital Badges Over Degrees?

    Digital Badges Over Degrees?

    These days, skills are increasingly valued over education, employers complain that college grads are unprepared for the real world and… Continue ReadingThe post Digital Badges Over Degrees? appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 27 Mar 14, 6:34pm -
  • Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible

    Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible

    JStone / Shutterstock.com Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush, from opposing political parties, are likely the leading potential presidential candidates… Continue ReadingThe post Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible appeared first on Fruga…
    - 26 Mar 14, 3:12pm -
  • It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job

    It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job

    One great way to get some money in your pocket for college expenses is to work over the summer. Whether… Continue ReadingThe post It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job appeared first on Frugaldad.com.
    - 20 Mar 14, 9:00am -

Savings.com Blog

  • Why You Shouldn’t Buy Fancy Cookie Mixes
    We enter into many unspoken contracts in modern society. If you hold the elevator door for me, I’ll do a little half-shuffle-run. If you ask me to take care of your ferret for the weekend, I’ll promise not to eat that ferret unless I absolutely h…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:36pm -
  • 13 Cheap and Inventive Indie Games for Non-Gamers

    13 Cheap and Inventive Indie Games for Non-Gamers

    It’s no secret that video games have gone from a basement pastime for little boys who fear sunlight, girls, and gym class showers (A.K.A. me) to a global juggernaut. Gaming is now a $20 billion business in the US alone – that’s more than we spe…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:58pm -
  • Why Canada Is a Much Cooler Travel Destination than You Think
    Canada is much cooler than you think, and we are not just talking about the temperature. We all know about their love of hockey and maple syrup, but did you know that Canada is also beautiful, expansive, and full of crazy strip clubs? Here are five…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • Subscription Meal Services Are a Waste of Time and Money
    When I was a kid, my mother’s version of a home-cooked meal entailed frying individual slices of ham and serving them alongside Minute Rice, or smothering chicken breasts in marinara sauce and artlessly topping them with canned black olives. If thi…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 5:01pm -
  • How Much Money Is Your Body Worth?
    We already offer up our time, effort, intellect, and creativity in order to make a living, so why not cut out the middleman and just sell our bodies? Whether you’re broke, open-minded, or just curious, here’s a rundown of some of your home-grown…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 5:01pm -
  • Zen and the Art of Cheap Meditation
    Lately, I’ve had this overwhelming urge to not think and just…”be.” Is that weird? It feels weird, but according to my best friend, the internet, a lot of people feel the same way and are actually doing something about it. That something is m…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 5:01pm -
  • The Home Dollar Menu: Three Meals for Three Bucks Each

    The Home Dollar Menu: Three Meals for Three Bucks Each

    The convenience of fast food can be enticing: You walk in to a brightly-lit and familiar mecca, take a look at the menu, and get handed a tray of food that tastes exactly the same as every other burger, nugget, or Mega-Stuff’d Enchirito you’ve ev…
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 5:03pm -
  • 12 Ways You’re Missing Out on the New Rental Economy
    You already Netflix your movies, Uber and Lyft your rides, Airbnb and VRBO your accommodations, Spotify your music, and TaskRabbit those chores you just can’t stand. So, is that it? Oh my silly, stupid friend. My silly, stupid, stupid, stupid, wait…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 7:56pm -
  • What Does an American Dollar Buy You Around the World?
    A dollar bill. A buck. A Mr. Washington. A Kraft single. These are just a few of the nicknames the American dollar has earned over the years. In today’s United States, there isn’t much that a dollar can buy by itself — maybe a pack of gum or a…
    - 22 days ago, 1 May 15, 7:31pm -

My Money Blog

  • Charlie Munger On Leverage and Paying Your Mortgage Off Before Retirement

    Charlie Munger On Leverage and Paying Your Mortgage Off Before Retirement

    While reading back through various transcript notes from the 2015 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting, I recalled the following quote from the Q&A session. A shareholder had asked why Berkshire had never borrowed money to buy stocks (i.e. leverage). Ch…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:49am -
  • Montessori Chart of Age-Appropriate Chores For Kids

    Montessori Chart of Age-Appropriate Chores For Kids

    I’m currently reading The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money by Ron Lieber. So far, it covers a lot of topics about money and kids that even us adults don’t like to talk about in public. For exampl…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 7:54am -
  • Five Ways To Get a Free Credit Score (No Trials!)

    Five Ways To Get a Free Credit Score (No Trials!)

    Updated with new sites and screenshots. Here’s how to grab a free credit score without the hassle of annoying trial membership offers, providing credit card numbers, or having to remember to cancel afterward. The government allows you to get a free…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 7:18am -
  • Real Estate Crowdfunding Experiment #1: Property Details and Numbers Breakdown

    Real Estate Crowdfunding Experiment #1: Property Details and Numbers Breakdown

    Woohoo, I just received my first interest payment on my real estate crowdfunding experiment #1. I put in $5,000 at 11% APR, which should work out about $46 a month but the first partial payment was an underwhelming $16.81. I e-mailed Patch of Land an…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 8:45am -
  • Hard Money Loans: The Next “New” Asset Class?

    Hard Money Loans: The Next “New” Asset Class?

    Bloomberg has a new article about how hard money loans to house flippers are the next asset class to be both crowdfunded and taken over by institutions. Like peer-to-peer loans and LendingClub, it may have started out with individuals lending to othe…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 8:22pm -
  • Employee or Student Discounts for AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile

    Employee or Student Discounts for AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile

    Updated 2015. Every major cell phone provider offers discounts for large groups, even when it’s an existing personal line. You could qualify through your employer, educational institution, or even affiliation with certain organizations like AAA or…
    - 13 days ago, 10 May 15, 5:20am -
  • Verizon Wireless 8% Customer Loyalty Discount

    Verizon Wireless 8% Customer Loyalty Discount

    If you have Verizon Wireless but don’t already have a good employee or education discount on your plan, you may want to try this Customer Loyalty Discount at vzw.com/appreciation. You may qualify for up to 8% off of your monthly access fee. Note th…
    - 13 days ago, 10 May 15, 5:14am -
  • Entrepreneurs Teaching Their Kids: Jack’s Cosmic Hot Dogs

    Entrepreneurs Teaching Their Kids: Jack’s Cosmic Hot Dogs

    Here’s a follow-up post to The Best Advice For A Teenager Looking For a Job. One of the podcasts I regularly listen to is the Alton Browncast (of “Good Eats” fame). Many topics are food-related but often it boils down to him talking with really…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 7:35am -
  • Hanscom Federal CU Thrive Review: 3% APY High Interest Starter Account

    Hanscom Federal CU Thrive Review: 3% APY High Interest Starter Account

    (Update: It has been almost exactly a year since I posted about this unique savings account, and I just cashed out my CU Thrive funds with interest. I initially wrote about this account during a limited-time 6% APY promotion, but the rate is now 3% A…
    - 16 days ago, 7 May 15, 8:14am -
  • Liquidating My Prosper Loans Using Folio Investing

    Liquidating My Prosper Loans Using Folio Investing

    As stated in my last P2P loan experiment update, I am liquidating all of my notes from Prosper Lending and Lending Club. When you own more traditional investments like ETFs or individuals stocks that trade on a major exchange, you can sell your holdi…
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 7:48am -
  • Berkshire Hathaway Official Reading List 2015: Approved Books by Buffett and Munger

    Berkshire Hathaway Official Reading List 2015: Approved Books by Buffett and Munger

    Among the many booths at Berkshire Hathaway’s 2015 Annual Meeting was one run by a local bookstore. Each year, BRK approves a list of books, many of which have been mentioned in shareholder letters or other speeches by Warren Buffett and/or Charlie…
    - 18 days ago, 5 May 15, 7:26am -
  • The Best Advice For A Teenager Looking For a Job

    The Best Advice For A Teenager Looking For a Job

    I really enjoyed this article by James Altucher called “The Best Advice Ever To A Teenage Daughter Who Needs To Make Money“. His kid is considering taking an $8 an hour job, presumably in either the food or retail industry. Why not? The first thr…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 7:23am -
  • Fandango Movie Ticket Discounts: 2-for-1 Fridays + 20% Off Gift Cards

    Fandango Movie Ticket Discounts: 2-for-1 Fridays + 20% Off Gift Cards

    Back for Summer 2015. Fandango has brought back their Visa Signature summer promotion from April 24th to August 21st. 2-for-1 movie tickets on Fridays! You can also get 20% off Fandango gift cards which can be used any day of the week and can be inst…
    - 22 days ago, 1 May 15, 8:03am -
  • Help Explain This Asset Allocation Chart To Me?

    Help Explain This Asset Allocation Chart To Me?

    The Vanguard Blog for Advisors has a recent post about how we’re now in the 3rd biggest bull market since 1929, which followed the 2008 financial crisis, also known as the 3rd biggest bear market since 1929. The takeaway is that none of us know the…
    - 22 days ago, 1 May 15, 7:58am -
  • American Airlines Learn and Earn: Free 1,000 Miles

    American Airlines Learn and Earn: Free 1,000 Miles

    American Airlines has a another easy trivia game where you can earn 1,000 free AAdvantage miles. You’ll also be entered to win two First Class round-trip tickets to anywhere they fly. Just watch some videos and answer some questions about their pro…
    - 23 days ago, 30 Apr 15, 8:46am -
  • Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Card: 50,000 Bonus Miles Review

    Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Card: 50,000 Bonus Miles Review

    Limited-time offer is back. The United MileagePlus® Explorer Card is now offering 50,000 United miles after spending $3,000 in 3 months, plus 5,000 more miles for adding an authorized user and making a purchase on that additional card. This 50k bon…
    - 23 days ago, 30 Apr 15, 8:42am -
  • Your Homeowner’s Insurance Deductible Should Be Catastrophically High

    Your Homeowner’s Insurance Deductible Should Be Catastrophically High

    The NYT Times Haggler just helped a reader who made two small claims on his homeowner’s insurance for (1) a fallen ceiling fan and (2) a stolen bike. Not only did State Farm deny both claims, but they subsequently refused to renew his insurance the…
    - 24 days ago, 29 Apr 15, 7:58am -
  • Target Date Retirement Funds: Beating The Behavior Gap

    Target Date Retirement Funds: Beating The Behavior Gap

    The general consensus behind target-date retirement funds is often “They’re okay… but here’s something better!”. Any all-in-one product will be imperfect. But I still like them on the whole and have written previously about how Vanguard’s…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Apr 15, 6:57am -
  • AT&T Access More MasterCard from Citi Review – GSM Phone Offer (Up to $650)

    AT&T Access More MasterCard from Citi Review – GSM Phone Offer (Up to $650)

    Our partner Citi has launched yet another new card, AT&T Access More MasterCard® from Citi. This AT&T co-branded card obviously targets a niche, but read on if you will be in the market for a new GSM phone in the next year ($650 is the full price of…
    - 27 days ago, 26 Apr 15, 6:17pm -
  • The Easiest, Fastest Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe Yet

    The Easiest, Fastest Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe Yet

    I’m still trying my best to cook at home at least 5 times a week, mostly avoiding the pitfalls in my cooking at home flowchart. We make pizza at least once every other week, as it tastes better than anything from the frozen aisle and is very flexib…
    - 29 days ago, 24 Apr 15, 7:03am -

PT Money

  • The Best Robo Advisors of 2015 for Automated Investing

    The Best Robo Advisors of 2015 for Automated Investing

    Investing should be for everyone. The introduction of robo-advisors has helped more people get into investing and save for their future without the costs of standard financial advisory services. In December of 2014, according to a study by Corporate…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:28pm -
  • Best Jobs for Stay-At-Home Moms (and Dads!)

    Best Jobs for Stay-At-Home Moms (and Dads!)

    So you’ve decided you want to stay at home with the kids! The only question now is how you’re going to keep the little tykes fed and clothed while you’re enjoying your time with them. The era of a one-income family being enough to provide for M…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 3:45pm -
  • 6 Gifts That Actually Help to Launch Graduates

    6 Gifts That Actually Help to Launch Graduates

    It’s that time of year again. Graduation season is in full swing, and everywhere you look there are top ten lists telling you the best gift you can give the graduate in your life. While it’s always nice to receive presents, particularly when they…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:45pm -
  • Top Investing and Personal Finance Startups We’re Excited to See at #Finovate Spring 2015

    Top Investing and Personal Finance Startups We’re Excited to See at #Finovate Spring 2015

    This week I’m excited to be attending my first #Finovate – the conference for the future of Financial Technology (FinTech). I’ll get to see some of the newest technology startups catering to your needs in personal finance and investing. I’ve…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • 3 Advanced-Level Travel Hacking Tips We Learned at Frequent Traveler University

    3 Advanced-Level Travel Hacking Tips We Learned at Frequent Traveler University

    Wow. My head is still spinning after spending last weekend with those that are truly miles and points obsessed. I had the privilege of attending my first Frequent Traveler University (FTU) this weekend at the Hyatt Regency DFW. I have been “playing…
    - 24 days ago, 29 Apr 15, 9:23pm -
  • What If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes This Year?

    What If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes This Year?

    It’s been an eventful few years with the IRS taking on major companies and even countries to recover taxes and penalties owed by businesses and individuals.  With the economy sluggish, and tax revenues falling, the IRS and many State governments a…
    - 38 days ago, 15 Apr 15, 6:30pm -
  • Is Venmo Safe? And Why Are All the Cool Kids Using It to Share Money?

    Is Venmo Safe? And Why Are All the Cool Kids Using It to Share Money?

    Despite the fact I blew out 36 candles on my last birthday cake and I have been unable to identify most of the “celebrities” on the covers of magazines for at least ten years, I still tend to think of myself as a young and with-it individual who…
    - 40 days ago, 13 Apr 15, 3:56pm -
  • Citi Simplicty Card NEW 21 Month Balance Transfer Offer

    Citi Simplicty Card NEW 21 Month Balance Transfer Offer

    Now that I have a high enough credit score to take advantage of certain deals, I’ve been hard at work piling up the rewards.  My wife and I have had a lot of expenses in the last few months (between a sick puppy and an October due baby girl) and w…
    - 52 days ago, 1 Apr 15, 3:00pm -
  • 5 Traps that Will Rob You of Your Financial Peace

    5 Traps that Will Rob You of Your Financial Peace

    Financial traps lurk around every corner. We fall into these traps when we become a little too smart in how we manage our money. Perhaps we think we can get a great deal with 0% financing. We have a spending plan, but don’t really follow it each mo…
    - 53 days ago, 31 Mar 15, 5:10pm -
  • Citi ThankYou Premier Card Review – 50,000 ThankYou Points BONUS

    Citi ThankYou Premier Card Review – 50,000 ThankYou Points BONUS

    There was a time not too long ago where a bonus like the one Citi has just launched would be accompanied by similar ones from other issuers.  However in the last few months; credit card bonuses have become few and far between, thus making the 50,00…
    - 5 Dec 01, 12:00am -

Five Cent Nickel

  • Is the tide turning for savings accounts?

    Is the tide turning for savings accounts?

    On the surface, savings account rates seem to be stuck in the same rut they have been in for the last couple years; but if you look a little closer, there are some isolated developments that could start to put the interest back in savings account int…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 1:30pm -
  • How to play retirement catch-up

    How to play retirement catch-up

    I told the story elsewhere of how my wife and I woke up in our late 40s to the fact that our investment cupboard was bare. We were not alone, millions of Americans in their 40s or 50s don’t have nearly enough money saved to retire. So what can you…
    - 54 days ago, 30 Mar 15, 8:00am -
  • How long will oil prices stay low — and what should you do?

    How long will oil prices stay low — and what should you do?

    image: wikimedia commons If you are old enough, you will remember 1973, when OPEC caused the price of oil to quadruple. (If you’re too young, simply Google “1973 oil crisis images” to see an endless parade of people stranded at gas stations wit…
    - 31 Jan 15, 10:14pm -
  • Twice the opportunity for holiday spending guilt

    Twice the opportunity for holiday spending guilt

    I ran into my old buddy Jake at the local outpost of a well-known, high-priced donut chain. I had just spent the better part of a sawbuck on a powdered donut hole and thimble of java when I noticed Jake seemed to be lacking his usual Christmas spirit…
    - 15 Dec 14, 8:00am -
  • How do you find happiness with money?

    How do you find happiness with money?

    An acquaintance of ours returned from a missionary trip to Tanzania recently. As these cross-cultural encounters go, each side had plenty to share with the other about their lives. Toward the end the trip, she asked one of the locals what stood out f…
    - 26 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • The sunny side of pessimism

    The sunny side of pessimism

    From the Declaration of Independence to the space program, optimism was traditionally something of a core American value; however, it is one that has taken quite a beating in recent years. Not too long ago, an NBC-Wall Street Journal poll found that…
    - 24 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • “Thinking Money” a rich change of pace from TV’s wasteland

    “Thinking Money” a rich change of pace from TV’s wasteland

    Have you ever wondered why your next-door neighbor must have a new car in his driveway every model year? And not just a new car, but a new car with all the bells and whistles, like that 18-valve, turbo-charged, dyno-flex, hydroponic 4000 engine, 57-s…
    - 19 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Retirement planning for women: Strategies for a secure retirement

    Retirement planning for women: Strategies for a secure retirement

    More than two-thirds (68.1 percent) of the elderly poor are women. An October 2012 study by the American Association of University Women found that over the course of a 35-year career, an American woman with a college degree will make about $1.2 mi…
    - 17 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Why lower gas prices are fleeting

    Why lower gas prices are fleeting

    If you didn’t hear it on the news, you probably noticed it the last time you filled up your car: gasoline prices have been dropping lately after holding fairly steady for a year or so, following world oil prices. After clicking your heels at the ga…
    - 12 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • In praise of not planning

    In praise of not planning

    It’s a good thing that I am a planner by nature because, dealing with personal finance as I do involves a lot of long-term planning. So it might seem a little odd for me to take this position, but there are times when your finances might be better…
    - 10 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Zeroing in on target-date funds

    Zeroing in on target-date funds

    For those investing for retirement, target-date funds sound like a great idea. Say you want to retire in 2030. Simply purchase a 2030 target-date fund, the wisdom holds, and the fund will do a lot of the heavy lifting for you when it comes to your in…
    - 5 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • How to make money from home by starting a daycare

    How to make money from home by starting a daycare

    Quite a few parents choose to stay home because their entire salary would go to daycare if they went back to work full time after the birth of their child. If you are one of the stay-at-home parents who loves kids and wants to make money from home w…
    - 3 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Funding Higher Education with an ISA

    Funding Higher Education with an ISA

    Have you ever watched the popular television show “Shark Tank”? In it, entrepreneurs pitch their young businesses to five rich tycoons (the “sharks”) in hopes of attracting an investment from one or more of them. Some entrepreneurs are youngs…
    - 29 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 10 Steps on the Career Ladder

    10 Steps on the Career Ladder

    With the unemployment rate recently edging below 6 percent, the job market is starting to look healthier than it has been since before the Great Recession. While that market does not yet favor employees the way it did during the 1990s, it has recove…
    - 27 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • When Taking Vows, Vow to Spend Less

    When Taking Vows, Vow to Spend Less

    Talk to anyone 19 to 90, and they’re likely to have very clear memories of their first experience going steady. Mine came at the decidedly ancient age of 17, and I can recall that star-crossed life chapter like it happened last week. My perky, maho…
    - 22 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Top 10 Money Mistakes New Parents Make

    Top 10 Money Mistakes New Parents Make

    Having a child is an exciting and exhausting experience. The feeling of holding your newborn in your arms cannot be described in words. Along with this exhilarating feeling, though, comes sleep deprivation, hectic schedules and the determination to p…
    - 20 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • The Latest Occupational Hazard? Binge Working

    The Latest Occupational Hazard? Binge Working


    - 17 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • How California’s Drought Will Affect You

    How California’s Drought Will Affect You

    Statistically, 80 to 90 percent of you live outside of California. When you read reports of the drought in California, then, your reaction may be something like, “Bummer for those dudes. Patti, please pass the peas.” You might want to reconsider,…
    - 15 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 9 Things I Wonder About IPOs

    9 Things I Wonder About IPOs

    The initial public offering (IPO) of the international e-commerce company Alibaba recently attracted a lot of attention — not to mention a couple billion dollars of investment money. This might be okay if it were an isolated occurrence, but lately…
    - 13 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • What the CIA Knows About Your Finances

    What the CIA Knows About Your Finances

    This post comes from Julia Chang at our partner site LearnVest. First it was your phone records; now it could be your financial transactions. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Central Intelligence Agency is collecting data from U.S. money-tra…
    - 10 Oct 14, 8:00am -

$5 Dinners

  • New!Fried Bananas ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes
    So these will either work for you, or they won’t. They worked for me. But they won’t work for my friend Toni. I liked cooked fruit. She doesn’t. I like fried ripe plantains. She doesn’t. You’re either with me, or with her. If you’re with…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • New!Memorial Day Recipe Round-up
    We always grill on Memorial Day weekend.  It’s just tradition.  Being in the backyard with the boys running around, maybe a sprinkler going, smelling the deliciousness coming from the grill, and hearing neighborhood children chatter and play all…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:50pm -
  • Grilled Pork Chops with Peaches, Mango & Pineapple ~ 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes
    So with pork chops there’s that whole applesauce thing. Some how, some way, at some time…pork chops and applesauce became a thing. I like that and all, but I think it’s kinda boring 😉 I think pork chops with different fruits is a lot snazzie…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Horizon Snack Crackers, Silk Milk, Old Orchard Juice + More – Printable Coupons
    Here are some of the latest and hottest printable coupons to help you save on products you need the most each week at the grocery stores: Food Household Personal Care Be sure to check out all the printable coupons available at Red Plum, Smart Source,…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:30am -
  • Greek Chicken Kebabs ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes
    First off, let’s talk about these kebab skewers…because I know you’re going to ask. So. My mom is a very clever gift giver and she loves to find obscure and fun kitchen gadgets that I don’t already have. Being a food blogger means that I have…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Homemade Mac & Cheese with Bacon and Spinach
    Please pardon me while I wipe the cheese off my chin. Um, that was sorta embarrassing there…that cheese all over my chin. But you kinda don’t care when your taste buds are bursting with joy and want to leap out of your mouth onto the spoon. It’…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:30pm -
  • Cobb Salad ~ 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes
    With the right toppings and dressing, a Cobb salad can be very Paleo friendly. This is a salad that I ate often during my ‘Whole 30/Paleo’ month back in December. It’s packed with protein, very filling and will hold you even through an afternoo…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Just hours left…still time to get in on the crazy grocery savings course!
    We are down to the final hours. I’ve done all that I can to make sure you don’t miss out on this amazing course. In the past 7 years of being online, I’ve shared all kinds of tips and tricks (and thousands of budget friendly recipes!) about how…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Frittata with Broccoli & Caramelized Onions ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes
    Frittatas seem to be another popular Paleo type of recipe. Reason being, they are naturally free of grains (usually!) and you can throw just about any kind of veggies in with the eggs and you’ve got a delicious meal. I’ve made frittatas with Swee…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Wanna Slash Your Grocery Spending? {FINAL DAY to Register for Grocery Budget Makeover!}
    Yes friend. Today is the final day. Hours left until I pull the checkout pages off of Grocery Budget Makeover. And registration is closed until early September! The friends we have in the group are amazing, engaging and are already encouraging and in…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 1:00pm -

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CreditCards.com Blog

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    If you frequently use your credit cards to pay for unforeseen expenses, you may want to take a closer look at your monthly budget. According to the inaugural study from the J.P. Morgan Chase Institute, many people endure significant fluctuations in…
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  • 'Card-cracking' fraudsters target social media savvy millennials
    Using popular social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, scammers are soliciting individuals with schemes that promise "quick cash" if victims share their debit account information, PIN number or ATM card. It's an emerging scam known a…
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  • Beware of overspending when shopping on your smartphone
    Shopping on your smartphone may be more convenient than visiting a brick-and-mortar retailer, but it could also cause you to spend more than you would otherwise, according to a new study published in the Journal of Retailing.
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    Carrying excess credit card debt isn't just bad for your credit score; it can also take a toll on your mental health, according to a new study published in the Journal of Family and Economic Issues.
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  • 5 tips to cut wedding party costs
    Along with wedding season brings wedding costs -- even if you're only attending the wedding as a guest or the bridal party and not actually getting married. Here are five tips to help you save on wedding party expenses without being a cheapskate or w…
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  • Payday lenders say proposed rules will shut them down
    Judi Strong used her own savings to start her small business in Lexington, Kentucky, 15 years ago. Now she says federal regulators are about to close her down.At first it sounds like a horror story about big, callous government. But Strong doesn't…
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  • How I don't fall victim to phone scammers
    In the past couple of months I've gotten repeated phone messages from a company implying it wanted to serve me with legal papers; a debt collector looking for someone named Janice Leake; the "U.S. government" calling from a Kansas City area code; a n…
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  • ADHD can make it tough to manage finances
    Good financial hygiene requires a high tolerance for tedium, but many people with ADHD have trouble paying attention to things that don't interest them. As a result, boring but important tasks -- such as balancing a checkbook -- often get left undone…
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  • Young adults more likely to switch banks
    Friendly bank tellers that smile and give you a piece of candy (if you're lucky) can help with all your banking needs, but for many -- especially young adults -- they'd rather forgo these brick-and-mortar niceties in exchange for more mobile banking…
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  • The right age for a piggy bank
    Toy stores are full of specially designed piggy banks promising to teach kids how to save. According to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Affairs, however, parents may want to hold off on purchasing a brand-new piggy bank -- or opening…
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For the Mommas

  • New!Newest Printable Coupons: Dole, Coppertone, Reach, Playtex And More

    Newest Printable Coupons: Dole, Coppertone, Reach, Playtex And More

    Newest Printable Coupons: Dole, Coppertone, Reach, Playtex And More The newest printable coupons are here!! The coupons include DOLE Fruit in Gel, Coppertone Sunscreen, Reach Kids Toothbrush, Playtex and much more. These newest printable coupons have…
    - 49 mins ago, 23 May 15, 11:00am -
  • New!Printable Coupon Roundup – Todays Newest Coupons

    Printable Coupon Roundup – Todays Newest Coupons

    Here are today’s newest printable coupons. We have had quite a few good ones pop up tonight. $3.00 off ONE Valvoline’s Conventional Motor Oil $6.00 off ONE Valvoline’s SynPower™ Motor Oil $2.00 off PEOPLE and any COSEQUIN product $2.00 off PL…
    - 10 hours ago, 23 May 15, 1:20am -
  • New!Rare Thomas Bagels or English Muffins Coupon

    Rare Thomas Bagels or English Muffins Coupon

    Thomas Bagels or English Muffins Coupon We have a rare new Rare Thomas Bagels or English Muffins Coupon. This coupon will not last long! Grab it while you can. Print $1.00/2 Thomas Bagels or English Muffins Coupon Shoprite Shoppers will have Thomas E…
    - 12 hours ago, 23 May 15, 12:00am -
  • New!Save an Extra 20% off Sitewide on LivingSocial

    Save an Extra 20% off Sitewide on LivingSocial

    Save an Extra 20% off Sitewide on LivingSocial This weekend, save an extra 20% off sitewide on LivingSocial with code MEMDAY. Check out our latest deals on dining, travel, family activities, and more. This offer is valid until 5/25 in the US and Cana…
    - 12 hours ago, 23 May 15, 12:00am -
  • New!Fire Up the Grill and Save $35 from Ibotta!

    Fire Up the Grill and Save $35 from Ibotta!

    Fire Up the Grill and Save $35 from Ibotta! Memorial Day is here! Whether you’re hosting in your backyard or taking a dish to share at a picnic, kick off the summer season with grill favorites, easy appetizers, and a side of cash from Ibotta this M…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 May 15, 11:30pm -
  • New!New Dark And Lovely Coupons Worth $5.00

    New Dark And Lovely Coupons Worth $5.00

    New Dark And Lovely Coupons We have 2 New Dark And Lovely Coupons from Redplum. These Dark And Lovely Coupons will save you up to $5.00 on your personal care shopping. Print both these Dark And Lovely Coupons right away as they might not be availab…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 15, 11:00pm -
  • New!New Playtex Tampons Coupon – Pay As Low as $2.99

    New Playtex Tampons Coupon  – Pay As Low as $2.99

    New Playtex Tampons Coupon   We have a new Playtex Tampons Coupon available to print . The coupon is good for $2.00 off any Playtex Tampons. Print $2.00 Playtex Tampons Both of these Playtex Tampons Deals are good through Saturday 5/24/15. Rite Aid:…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 15, 10:36pm -
  • New!FREE Avengers Build & Grow Clinic at Lowe’s

    FREE Avengers Build & Grow Clinic at Lowe’s

    FREE Avengers Build & Grow Clinic at Lowe’s The Avengers are coming to Lowe’s! Bring in your child to build Iron Man’s Avenjet as part of our “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble” Summer series. Watch the Animated Series Sunday Mornings on Disney…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 15, 10:30pm -
  • New!Baby and Toddler Coupons 5/22/15: Kandoo, Pampers, Purex, Gerber And More

    Baby and Toddler Coupons 5/22/15: Kandoo, Pampers, Purex, Gerber And More

    Baby and Toddler Coupons 5/22/15: Kandoo, Pampers, Purex, Gerber And More Stock up on baby products with these awesome baby coupons by your side!! They include Kandoo, Pampers, Purex, Gerber And Many More Products. $0.50 off any ONE (1) Kandoo produ…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 May 15, 10:00pm -
  • New!DiGiorno Pizzeria! Pizza ONLY $2.95 at Target {Reg $6.99}

    DiGiorno Pizzeria! Pizza ONLY $2.95 at Target {Reg $6.99}

    DiGiorno Pizzeria! Pizza ONLY $2.95 at Target {Reg $6.99} Right now, DiGiorno Pizzeria! Pizza is on sale at 2/$10.00 at Target. We still have a $1.05/1 DIGIORNO pizzeria! pizza Coupon and a $2.00/2 Digiorno Pizzas Target Coupon that you can sta…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 May 15, 9:30pm -
  • New!2015 Entertainment Books Only $8 + FREE Shipping!! {Reg. $35}

    2015 Entertainment Books Only $8 + FREE Shipping!! {Reg. $35}

    2015 Entertainment Books Only $8 + FREE Shipping!! {Reg. $35} There are so many savings on things you already do all year – restaurants, movies, shopping and more. Now is the time to grab one since all of the 2015 Entertainment Books are only $8 wi…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • New!Reach Toothbrush Coupons – $1.50 in Savings

    Reach Toothbrush Coupons – $1.50 in Savings

    Reach Toothbrush Coupons There are two new Reach Toothbrush Coupons available to print.   The coupons are good for $1.50 in savings. $0.75 off one (1) REACH Multi-Pack Toothbrush $0.75 off 1 REACH Kids toothbrush Click here for even more coupons: $3…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:48pm -
  • New!Free Sargento Snack Cooler

    Free Sargento Snack Cooler

    Head over to Facebook and request a free Sargento Snack Cooler.  These are very cute! Available while supplies last.
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:42pm -
  • New!NEW Betty Crocker Coupons Worth $3.50

    NEW Betty Crocker Coupons Worth $3.50

    NEW Betty Crocker Coupons Worth $3.50 We have new Betty Crocker Coupons for you to print. These Betty Crocker coupons will save you up to $3.50. If your store doubles coupon, your savings will be a lot more than that! Get them all NOW: $0.50 Off TWO…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:30pm -
  • New!Fandango Friday BOGO Movie Tickets {Visa Signature Cardholders}

    Fandango Friday BOGO  Movie Tickets {Visa Signature Cardholders}

    This is back again for 2015! Visa Signature Cardholders: BOGO Fandango Movie Ticket Offer Movies are better together. Purchase two or more tickets on a Friday for a Friday movie showing from April 24th to August 21st and one ticket is on us – while…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:00pm -
  • New!Weis Deal – $1.67 Kraft Salad Dressing

    Weis Deal – $1.67 Kraft Salad Dressing

    Kraft Dressing is on sale for $1.67 next week at Weis. We still have the $1.00/2 Kraft Dressing Coupon to use with this sale. To print your coupon, change your zip code to 07738 to print your coupon.  This deal starts the week of 5/24/15 at Weis Buy…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:00pm -
  • New!FREE 8×10 + 50% Off Portraits at JCPenny for Military Families!

    FREE 8×10 + 50% Off Portraits at JCPenny for Military Families!

    FREE 8×10 + 50% Off Portraits at JCPenny for Military Families! Calling all Military families! Has it been a while since you have had your family portraits done? Hurry over to JCPenny Portraits and get a FREE 8×10 and FREE sitting fees! Plus, score…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:30pm -
  • New!Giant – Scrubbing Bubbles Double Dip

    Giant – Scrubbing Bubbles Double Dip

    The Giant Gas points deals for next week are a little light. If you need cleaning products, you can try this double dip on Scrubbing Bubbles. Please note, this  Scrubbing Bubbles Savingstar Coupon has been around for a little while. If you redeemed…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • New!$10 Off ANY $30 Purchase at Kohl’s {Online or In-Store} + Earn Kohl’s Cash

    $10 Off ANY $30 Purchase at Kohl’s {Online or In-Store} + Earn Kohl’s Cash

    $10 Off ANY $30 Purchase at Kohl’s {Online or In-Store} + Earn Kohl’s Cash Through May 25th, Kohl’s is offering up $10 off ANY $30 purchase (restrictions do apply) when you use the code HONOR10 or TENBUCKS at checkout (or print the coupon here)…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • New!Freebie Friday 5/22/15: FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnut, Hershey’s Caramels And More

    Freebie Friday 5/22/15: FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnut, Hershey’s Caramels And More

    Freebie Friday 5/22/15: It’s time for Freebie Friday 5/22/15!! A collection of awesome freebies that you may have missed out before along with new freebies! Here are the week’s best freebies! Freebies: FREE DuraHook Coat Hook! FREE Nexcare “Giv…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • New!HUGE Memorial Day Sale at 6PM! Save up to 70% Off

    HUGE Memorial Day Sale at 6PM! Save up to 70% Off

    HUGE Memorial Day Sale at 6PM! Save up to 70% Off Whoop! 6PM is having an awesome Memorial Weekend sale that you won’t want to miss!! You can save 60% off on Sperry’s, 70% off on Nine West, and tons of other great sales! Check out these super cut…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • New!Today’s Coupon Codes: Target, Steve Madden And More

    Today’s Coupon Codes: Target, Steve Madden And More

    Here are today’s best online coupon codes! Online coupons provided by Savings.com
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • New!High-Value Pillsbury Coupons Worth $3.10 | FREE Or Cheap Deals

    High-Value Pillsbury Coupons Worth $3.10 | FREE Or Cheap Deals

    New Pillsbury Coupons There are 5 new printable Pillsbury Coupons. These coupons will double at many stores and double your savings too. Now we dont know how long these Pillsbury Coupons might just stay around for too long! Print  $0.50 Off One Pi…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • New!Summer of SpongeBob Exclusive – Download a Free SpongeBob Scrapbook

    Summer of SpongeBob Exclusive – Download a Free SpongeBob Scrapbook

    Summer of SpongeBob Exclusive #SummerofSpongeBob In Celebration of The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water being released as a digital download available now and on Blu-ray/DVD on 6/2, Paramount is offering free activities for the kids.  For the n…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • New!Weis Markets – $6.00 General Mills Instant Savings

    Weis Markets – $6.00 General Mills Instant Savings

    There is an upcoming deal at Weis Markets on General Mills Cereals. If you purchase four General Mills Cereals, you will get $6.00 off instantly. We haven’t seen a sale like this in a while! We do not know what the price of the cereals and the incl…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:30pm -
  • New!Aeropostale Memorial Day Sale: EXTRA 50% Off Clearance

    Aeropostale Memorial Day Sale: EXTRA 50% Off Clearance

    Aeropostale Memorial Day Sale: EXTRA 50% Off Clearance  This is a super time to shop at your favorite Aeropostale Store with FREE Shipping across all items! There are great deals that you can find under the clearance section and they get even better…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • New!Weis: Free Dog & Cat Food + $6.03 Moneymaker Deal

    Weis: Free Dog & Cat Food + $6.03 Moneymaker Deal

    How would you like some Free Dog & Cat Food? Did you print out the high value Save $5.00/1 Beneful Dog Food coupon yet?  Well, go grab it, print it now!  Weis has the 3.5lb bags of Beneful on sale this week (5/17 – 5/23) for $4.50.  It is als…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:50pm -
  • New!The Childrens Place – $1.00 Kids Flip Flops

    The Childrens Place – $1.00 Kids Flip Flops

      This weekend only, stop by The Childrens Place and pick up kids flip flops for just $1.00 each.    In addition, the Childrens Place Memorial Day Sale is available online and instores.    You can save 50% off sitewide and save an additional 20%…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:30pm -
  • New!Giant – Skippy Peanut Butter $1.67 {No Coupons Needed}

    Giant – Skippy Peanut Butter $1.67 {No Coupons Needed}

    There is a deal next week on Skippy Peanut Butter at Giant. If you purchase $15.00 you’ll get $5.00 off.  There are many ways to do these deals, but one of your best prices is on Skippy Peanut Butter.  There are no coupons needed. These deals sta…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:06pm -
  • New!Free App Friday: $69.00 in Free Kids Apps

    Free App Friday: $69.00 in Free Kids Apps

    $69 worth of apps have gone FREE today! They have a hugely popular Sago Sago app, some great storybooks, math apps, alphabet and sight words apps, a Special Needs app, and an endless runner game. Most of these apps are free ONLY UNTIL 10 p.m. (U.S.…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • New!UPDATED: Huggies Diapers ONLY $2.99 at Target

    UPDATED: Huggies Diapers ONLY $2.99 at Target

    Pick up Huggies Diapers for just $2.99 at Target after manufacturer coupon and Target Mobile Coupon and a mobisave rebate; yes we have confirmed a $2.00 Off Huggies Snug & Dry Diapers mobisave rebate that you can stack with this deal, that is if you…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:30pm -
  • New!Ice Cream Summer of Joy at GIANT #SummerofJoy & Giveaway

    Ice Cream Summer of Joy at GIANT #SummerofJoy & Giveaway

    Ice Cream Summer of Joy at GIANT #SummerofJoy After the long hard Pennsylvania Winter we just had, I’m so happy that the “unofficial” start of Summer is here. I’m looking forward to spending quality time with family and friends. My goal this…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • New!Cents of Style: 60% off Jewelry Plus FREE Sunglasses w/ purchase of 3

    Cents of Style: 60% off Jewelry Plus FREE Sunglasses w/ purchase of 3

    It’s time for the Cents of Style Fashion Friday Deal! This week, you can get 60% off their chic Jewelry Collection and when you buy 3 jewelry items, you will get FREE Sunglasses! Use Coupon Code BRIGHT at checkout.   Here are some more HOT DEALS!
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • New!Rite Aid: Kellogg’s Cereals As Low As $0.50 Each

    Rite Aid: Kellogg’s Cereals As Low As $0.50 Each

    Rite Aid: Kellogg’s Cereals As Low As $0.50 Each! Starting on May 24, you will be able to get a nice deal on Kellogg’s cereals! It looks like Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Froot Loops, Apple Jacks, Corn Pops, Corn Flakes ad Raisin Bran are inclu…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • New!Disney Frozen Anna & Kristoff Dolls {2 Pack} $14.97

    Disney Frozen Anna & Kristoff Dolls {2 Pack} $14.97

    Disney Frozen Anna & Kristoff Dolls ONLY $14.97 { This is the lowest price we have seen on these Disney Dolls. Get Disney Frozen Anna & Kristoff Dolls for ONLY $14.97 .  Re-create the love and adventure of Disney’s Frozen with these two dolls, d…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:30pm -
  • New!Coppertone Sunscreen Coupon – Save $1.00 & Deals

    Coppertone Sunscreen Coupon – Save $1.00 & Deals


    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • New!Persil Coupons Worth $17.00 & Deals | Pay As Low As $3.24

    Persil Coupons Worth $17.00 & Deals | Pay As Low As $3.24

    New Persil Coupons There are 4 new printable Persil Coupons. These coupons are good for making a ton of savings on your laundry expenses. We have pre-clipped these Persil Coupons  for you: Print  $5.00 off Persil Proclean Laundry Detergent Coupon…
    - 23 hours ago, 22 May 15, 12:30pm -
  • New!Uncle Ben’s Coupon & Deals | Pay As Low As $0.50

    Uncle Ben’s Coupon & Deals | Pay As Low As $0.50

    New Uncle Ben’s Coupon There is a new printable Uncle Ben’s Coupon. This coupon is good for $1.00 off 2 Uncle Ben’s Flavored Grains products Coupon. We have pre-clipped this Uncle Ben’s Coupon for you: Print $1.00 off 2 Uncle Ben’s Flav…
    - 24 hours ago, 22 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Kroger Freebie: FREE HERSHEY’S Caramels Milk Chocolate

    Kroger Freebie: FREE HERSHEY’S Caramels Milk Chocolate

      Kroger Freebie: FREE HERSHEY’S Caramels Milk Chocolate Today’s Kroger Freebie Friday offer is FREE HERSHEY’S Caramels Milk Chocolate (1.1oz). Clip your coupon (available for today only) and use it before 06/07/2015. You may also want to lo…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 11:30am -
  • Newest Printable Coupons: Burt’s Bees, Persil Proclean, Breathe Right, Coppertone And More

    Newest Printable Coupons: Burt’s Bees, Persil Proclean, Breathe Right, Coppertone And More

    The newest printable coupons are here!! The coupons include Burt’s Bees, Persil Proclean, Breathe Right, Coppertone, Uncle Ben’s and much more. These newest printable coupons have been pre-clipped for you below: Baby & Toddler: $3.00 off GERBER G…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 15, 11:00am -

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  • New!20 Kabob Recipes

    20 Kabob Recipes

    Kabob Recipes It’s time to get your grillin’ on! Here are 20 delicious kabob recipes from around the web: 1. Grilled Chinese Chicken | Six Sister’s Stuff 2. Honey Chicken | All Recipes 3. Beef Kabobs | Get off Your Butt and Bake! 4. Chili-Lime…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • New!Grill Daddy Pro Grill Cleaning Brush with Steam for $14.39 (BEST price!)

    Grill Daddy Pro Grill Cleaning Brush with Steam for $14.39 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Grill Daddy Pro Grill Cleaning Brush with Steam for $14.39 right now. This is the lowest it’s ever been priced on Amazon. Would make a nice Father’s Day gift! Grill brush uses the power of steam to clean tough baked-on food and…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • New!Dollar Tree Deals for May 20 – 27

    Dollar Tree Deals for May 20 – 27

    Here are this week’s Dollar Tree deals. Product availability varies by region and by store, so your store may not have the same selection. Find the full list of this week’s Dollar Tree deals, plus a printable list feature, here. Roman Meal Bread…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • New!JAM Plus Portable Speaker for $28.99 (BEST price!)

    JAM Plus Portable Speaker for $28.99 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the JAM Plus Portable Speaker for $28.99 right now. This is 52% off, and the lowest we’ve ever seen it priced on Amazon. Gets lots of great reviews! Jam Plus feature allows you to pair a 2nd Jam Plus speaker for true stereo sound 4 ho…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • New!WinCo Deals as of May 22

    WinCo Deals as of May 22

    Here’s are the best WinCo deals available now. WinCo prices and product availability vary by store, so you may or may not find these exact deals or prices in your store. PRODUCE Mangos on sale $.68 Seedless Watermelon on sale $3.98 Yellow Onion on…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • New!Earth Balance Minful Mayo or Buttery Spread coupon

    Earth Balance Minful Mayo or Buttery Spread coupon

    Here is a great coupon for $1/1 Earth Balance Mindful Mayo or Buttery Spread. Here are some of the things these products boast: Vegan Lactose-Free Gluten-Free Egg-Free Casein-Free Soy-Free Non-GMO Project Verified No Preservatives Remember, you can t…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:30pm -
  • New!New Seasons Deals for May 20 – 26

    New Seasons Deals for May 20 – 26

    Here are the best deals at New Seasons this week. The New Seasons ad runs Wednesday-Tuesday. Organic Seedless Watermelon on sale $.59/ lb Kiss Melons on sale $.99/ lb Pork Bratwurst Sausage Links on sale $3.99/ lb Bleu Cheese and Thyme Beef Burgers o…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:15pm -
  • New!Lodge Deep Camp 8-Quart Dutch Oven for $43.87 (BEST price!)

    Lodge Deep Camp 8-Quart Dutch Oven for $43.87 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Lodge Deep Camp 8-Quart Dutch Oven for $43.87 right now. This is the absolutely BEST price it’s ever been on Amazon. This is the perfect oven for making our No-Knead Bread and other delicious meals while camping! And it’s huge. 8-…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • New!Coupons coming in this Sunday’s newspaper (5/24/15)

    Coupons coming in this Sunday’s newspaper (5/24/15)

    It looks like we are getting no coupon inserts in this Sunday’s newspaper. Looking for a sweet deal on your local paper? I have exclusive offers for the following Northwest newspapers: The Oregonian — absolutely fantastic (get up to 5 papers de…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:30pm -
  • New!Safeway: $5 Friday deals for 5/22/15 (Viva, Cottonelle, Old Spice)

    Safeway: $5 Friday deals for 5/22/15 (Viva, Cottonelle, Old Spice)

    Here are this week’s best $5 Friday deals at Safeway: Viva Paper Towels (6 ct) on sale $5 Buy 4 Buy 4, Get $5 Catalina Buy 3, Get $3 Ibotta offer Use (4) $1/1 coupons from 5/17 SS insert Use (4) Safeway doubles (-$2) Pay $14, Get $5 Catalina & $3 I…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • New!VTech Touch and Teach Word Book for $10.98 (BEST Price!)

    VTech Touch and Teach Word Book for $10.98 (BEST Price!)

    Amazon has the VTech Touch and Teach Word Book for $10.98 right now. This is the lowest price this has been on Amazon. Would make a great gift for your toddler. This educational toy book for toddlers features 12 incredibly detailed and touch sensi…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Thermos FOOGO Phases 11-Ounce Straw Bottle for $6.58 (BEST price!)

    Thermos FOOGO Phases 11-Ounce Straw Bottle for $6.58 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Thermos FOOGO Phases 11-Ounce Straw Bottle for $6.58 right now in several designs. This is the lowest the Tripoli or Charcoal/Teal designs have ever been priced. Fun way to encourage your kiddos to stay hydrated. BPA-free and made wi…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 11:00pm -
  • Pacific Northwest Raised Bed Gardening: May planting

    Pacific Northwest Raised Bed Gardening: May planting

    Pacific Northwest Raised Garden Beds Last weekend, I came down with a serious case of Garden Fever. It happens every May. I can’t be bothered with trivial things like dinner (pancakes) or laundry (There are six clean loads piled in my family room a…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • Coleman 25-Quart Party Stacker Cooler just $15.99 (BEST price!)

    Coleman 25-Quart Party Stacker Cooler just $15.99 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Coleman 25-Quart Party Stacker Cooler (in red) for $15.99 right now (reg. $33.70!). This is the lowest price and such a great deal for a large cooler. Interlocking base & lid design so you can stack multiple Party Stackers Holds 24 c…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • Whole Foods Market Deals for May 20 – 26

    Whole Foods Market Deals for May 20 – 26

      Here are the best deals at Whole Foods Market this week. The Whole Foods Market ad runs Wednesday-Tuesday in the Pacific Northwest. Find the full list of this week’s Whole Foods Market deals, including a printable list feature, here. Back t…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • Bar S Hot Dog coupon plus WinCo & Walmart deals!

    Bar S Hot Dog coupon plus WinCo & Walmart deals!

    Look under zip code 77477 to find this $.50/1 Bar S Franks coupon and then take it to WinCo or Walmart for a great deal. WINCO Bar S Hot Dogs on sale $.89 USe $.50/1 coupon – direct link (zip 77477) $.39 after coupon WALMART Bar S Hot Dogs on sale…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Granite Ware 15-Inch Covered Oval Roaster for $9.92 (BEST price!)

    Granite Ware 15-Inch Covered Oval Roaster for $9.92 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Granite Ware 15-Inch Covered Oval Roaster for $9.92 right now. This is Amazon’s lowest price and a great deal for a covered roaster. It gets really good reviews. Grab it before the price jumps if you want it! Made in the USA Fits T…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:40pm -
  • Oscar Mayer Selects Lunchmeat coupon

    Oscar Mayer Selects Lunchmeat coupon

    Here is a  great new $.75/1 Oscar Mayer Selects Lunchmeat coupon. Remember, you can typically print two coupons per computer. Find more printable coupons here. Looking for a specific coupon? Search the Frugal Living NW Coupon Database!The post Osca…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:20pm -
  • Disney Frozen Ice Skating Elsa or Anna Doll for $14.98 (BEST price!)

    Disney Frozen Ice Skating Elsa or Anna Doll for $14.98 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Disney Frozen Ice Skating Elsa Doll for $14.98 right now. This is the lowest price on Amazon to date and the lowest among retailers. Grab it before it sells out if you want it! Re-create the magical movie moment when Anna and Elsa ic…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Target: FREE L’Oreal Total Repair Extreme Shampoo or Conditioner after coupon

    Target: FREE L’Oreal Total Repair Extreme Shampoo or Conditioner after coupon

    Score L’Oreal Total Repair Extreme Shampoo or Conditioner FREE at Target with coupon! L’Oreal Total Repair Extreme Shampoo or Conditioner on sale $1.98 Buy 2 Use $4/2 coupon from 5/17 RP insert FREE after coupon Sign up for a Target RedCard to…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:30pm -
  • Top 10 Grocery Store Deals for 5/21

    Top 10 Grocery Store Deals for 5/21

    Here are this week’s top 10 deals at Safeway, Albertsons, and Fred Meyer. SAFEWAY Farmer John Meat Franks on sale $.99 Buy 2 Use $1/2 coupon from 5/3 SS isnert Use Safeway double (-$.50) $.24 each after coupon & double Sweet Corn on sale $.33 Sweet…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Italian Origins 12-1/2-Inch Round Pizza Stone and Rack with Jumbo Pizza Cutter for $8.97 (BEST Price!)

    Italian Origins 12-1/2-Inch Round Pizza Stone and Rack with Jumbo Pizza Cutter for $8.97 (BEST Price!)

    Amazon has the Italian Origins 12-1/2-Inch Round Pizza Stone and Rack with Jumbo Pizza Cutter for $8.97 right now. 12-1/2-inch pizza stone with heavy-duty oven-to-table rack Hard-fired ceramic stone distributes even heat, retains temperature, and ab…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • How to get FREE bowling all summer long!

    How to get FREE bowling all summer long!

    Have you heard about the Kids Bowl FREE Summer Program? Register your kiddos (ages 15 & under) and they receive 2 FREE Games of bowling per day! Register here and check for participating bowling alleys near you. My boys love bowling and it gets t…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • LEGO Friends Heartlake Juice Bar Set for $22.79 (BEST price!)

    LEGO Friends Heartlake Juice Bar Set for $22.79 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the LEGO Friends Heartlake Juice Bar Set for $22.79 right now. Kate and her girls love LEGO friends and this set is the best price. Includes Andrea and Naya mini-doll figures Features glass windows, counter with blenders, juice squeezer,…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • Albertsons Deals for May 20 – 26

    Albertsons Deals for May 20 – 26

    Here are the best deals at Albertsons this week. The Albertsons ad runs Wednesday-Tuesday in the Pacific Northwest. Find the full list of this week’s Albertsons deals, including a printable list feature, here. Heinz Ketchup (38 oz) on sale $1.59 wi…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Disney INFINITY Wreck-It Ralph Figure for $6.99 (BEST price!)

    Disney INFINITY Wreck-It Ralph Figure for $6.99 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the Disney INFINITY Wreck-It Ralph Figure for $6.99 right now. This is Amazon’s best ever price. There are several other figures marked down to just $8.65 or less right now including Rapunzel, Elsa, Woody, and Mater. Interactive g…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • Hillshire Farm American Craft coupon

    Hillshire Farm American Craft coupon

    There is a $1/1 Hillshire Farm American Craft coupon available to print. This might come in handy if you are planning to barbeque this weekend. Remember, you can typically print two coupons per computer. Find more printable coupons here. Looking for…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Pacific Northwest Summer Fairs & Festivals

    Pacific Northwest Summer Fairs & Festivals

    Pacific Northwest Summer Fairs & Festivals Looking for some summer fun ideas? Check out our huge list of Pacific Northwest Summer Fairs & Festivals. In this post, I have listed fairs and festivals in Western Oregon and Southwest Washington. Head to T…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:15pm -
  • LEGO Star Wars Jedi Interceptor for $19.94 (BEST price!)

    LEGO Star Wars Jedi Interceptor for $19.94 (BEST price!)

    Amazon has the LEGO Star Wars Jedi Interceptor for $19.94 right now. This is the lowest the price has ever dropped down to, and would make a great gift for a LEGO Star Wars fan. Recreate exciting battle scenes from Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Welcome KPAM listeners! Deals for 5/20/15

    Welcome KPAM listeners! Deals for 5/20/15

    If you found us from this morning’s segment on First Edition with Tim Hohl & Terry Travis on KPAM 860 AM, welcome! This blog is here for one reason: to help you save money so you can achieve your financial goals. During the interview, I mentioned a…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 3:10pm -

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  • FMF on Hiatus
    Well, as they say, all good things must end. Or at least take a break. I started this blog over nine years ago simply to chronicle my financial thoughts and progress. Now, nearly a decade later, it's time to put...
    - 17 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Help a Reader: Maxing Out after Reaching 401k Limit
    Here's an email I recently received from a reader: Some background info: My baseline gross salary is $74k, but with recent overtime it's looking like I'm on pace to make closer to $85k this year. I've been contributing 30% pre-tax...
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  • Reader Profile: KP
    The following is the latest post in my "Reader Profiles" series. Each post in this series details the financial situation and challenges of an FMF reader. The purpose of this series is to help us all identify with people like...
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  • Help a Reader: Dealing with a Pension
    Here's an email I recently received from a reader: I was hoping to get some help from your readers in determining my best option. I received an offer from a former employer with whom I am entitled to receive a...
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  • The New Retirement Rule?
    I'm not sure they were trying to do this, but I think Time magazine just came up with the new rule for having a great retirement nest egg. Their thoughts: Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will...
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  • 10 Things Americans Waste Money On
    Dave Ramsey lists 10 things Americans waste money on as follows: 1. Credit card interest 2. Deal websites 3. Appetizers 4. ATM fees 5. Overdraft fees 6. Speedy shipping 7. Designer baby clothes 8. Unused gym memberships 9. Premium cable...
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    Personal Capital lists the surprising costs of commuting. The author begins with this story: I usually leave the house each morning at 6:50. I hop in the car and drive to the train station, usually getting there around 7:05. I...
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    Just wanted to say "Happy Labor Day" to my readers in the U.S. I hope you are enjoying a day off. I'm not blogging today -- plan to spend time with the family today. I'll be back on Wednesday with...
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  • A Film About the Retirement Crisis
    Most people like movies where the main characters get into a world of hurt but then, somehow, escape at the last minute and all is well. The movie I'm about to tell you about is not like that. At least...
    - 29 Aug 14, 9:29am -
  • The Wealthy Look at Money Differently
    The Business Insider says that the way millionaires view money is different from everyone else. Here are their thoughts and my comments on them: 1. The wealthy focus on earning. I have to agree on this one. That's why I...
    - 27 Aug 14, 9:29am -

Bankaholic

  • New!Capital One 360 Launches Savings Bonus
    Savers across the country can earn up to $500 simply for opening a savings account and keeping their money in the online bank for a few months.
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • CIT Bounces To Top Of 2- And 3-Year CDs
    CIT Bank is now paying 1.40% APY on some nationally available 2-year CDs and 1.50% APY on some 3-year certificates of deposit.
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:26pm -
  • Spring CD Deal For New England Savers
    Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union has special 48-month CD rates for its 64,000 members in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It's paying 2.00% APY on 4-year CDs.
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:09pm -
  • 30-Year Mortgage Deal: 3.7%, No Points
    Sterling Home Mortgage is offering one of May's best deals on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages to borrowers in Illinois.
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • 4-Year CD Special For Louisiana Savers
    The Union Bank is paying 1.90% APY with a hefty $10,000 minimum deposit.
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 7:33pm -
  • Texas, Arkansas Deals On 2-, 3-Year CDs
    TEXAR Federal Credit Union is paying savers in the Texarkana area 1.40% APY on 24-month CDs and 1.65% APY on 36-month CDs.
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 4:54pm -
  • Chicago Bank Paying Up To $300 Bonus For New Savings And Checking Accounts
    Byline Bank, the new name for the well-known North Community Bank, is paying a $100 bonus for new checking accounts and $200 for new savings accounts
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Three State Deal: 2.50% On 60-Month CDs
    The return from General Electric Credit Union beats the best nationally available rate and is open to savers in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.
    - 6 days ago, 17 May 15, 3:23pm -
  • Spring Deal For Metro Washington Savers
    Cardinal Bank has even allowing savers to make one penalty-free withdrawal from these certificates of deposit.
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Big Bank Gives Big Boost To CD Rates
    Capital One has raised the return on 3-year CDs bought through its Capital One 360 website to 1.50%, tying it for the best nationally available deal.
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 7:03pm -
  • Beantown Deal: 1.55% On 3-Year CDs
    Industrial Credit Union is offering its greater Boston members 1.55% APY on 36-month CDs, which beats the best nationally available return.
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 2:42pm -
  • Short-Term CD Specials Pay Up To 3.25%
    Andrews Federal Credit Union is paying up to 3.25% on 6-month CDs and 2.25% on 18-month CDs. You'll always find the best deals on Bankaholic.
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Idaho, Oregon Deals On 21-Month CDs
    Idaho Central Credit Union and Icon Credit Union are paying 1.5% APY, which is more than the best nationally available return on 24-month CDs.
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Hail A Deal On 6- 24- And 36-Month CDs
    If you can meet the rather stiff membership requirements at LOMTO Federal Credit Union, you can score some of the best CD rates in the country.
    - 13 days ago, 10 May 15, 2:32pm -
  • CIT Imposing Rate Caps On RampUp CDs
    Starting in June, the online bank will limit any increase in the interest it pays to to twice the amount of the initial APY, less 0.05%.
    - 14 days ago, 9 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Make Up To 1.35% With Top 1-Year CDs
    Colorado Federal Savings Bank now offers the best nationally available return on 12-month certificates. Always check Bankaholic.com to find the top returns.
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 4:03pm -
  • New Bank Ties For Lead In 3-Year CDs
    American Bank of Allentown, Pennsylvania, is paying 1.50% APY, the same as previous leader Synchrony Bank.
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 7:36pm -
  • New Jersey Deal: 1.5% On 15-Month CDs
    BCB Community Bank is celebrating its 15th birthday with a special 15-month add-on certificate of deposit. Always find the best rates on Bankaholic.
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • St. Louis Deal: 1.65% On 31-Month CDs
    FCB Banks has an odd-term CD that beats much of the national competition. But you must buy them at one of the bank's 14 branches.
    - 18 days ago, 5 May 15, 8:09pm -
  • PenFed Boosts Return On 2-Year CDs
    Pentagon Federal Credit Union is now paying 1.41% APY, up from 1.26 APY in April. Always come to Bankaholic for the best CD rates.
    - 18 days ago, 5 May 15, 5:00pm -

MainStreet.com

How to Get Out of Debt

  • New!Your Discover Card Now Comes With an “On/Off” Switch

    Your Discover Card Now Comes With an “On/Off” Switch

    Credit card issuer Discover has added a new feature to its personal credit cards, Freeze It, which Discover said in a press release “acts like an on/off switch to stop new purchases on [card members’] accounts, from a mobile device, online or ove…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:54pm -
  • New!The Type of People Giving Student Loan Advice – Closers

    The Type of People Giving Student Loan Advice – Closers

    I stumbled across this job listing the other day for some company called Student Loan Solutions. They say they can provide you will valuable advice and, “Our Student Loan Advisors will provide you with full explanations and answers to all your ques…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:29pm -
  • New!Walter Ledda – The Most Innocent Man in the World

    Walter Ledda – The Most Innocent Man in the World

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Morgan Drexen / Walter Ledda have been duking it out for years. That is until the won a default judgment in their suite against Morgan Drexen. You can see all the latest permutations on this legal b…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 May 15, 4:58pm -
  • New!Recognize and Review a Nice Debt Collector

    Recognize and Review a Nice Debt Collector

    Complaints about debt collectors number in the ginormous every year. The volume is somewhat understandable. I mean… how many other professions do you spend nearly all of your time trying to get someone to do something they cannot or will not do? Le…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:54pm -
  • New!Mortgage Relief Scammers Charged With Defrauding Consumers

    Mortgage Relief Scammers Charged With Defrauding Consumers

    Complaint Charges That Defendants Acting Through An Organization That Advertised Help To Those Seeking Home Loan Modifications To Avoid Foreclosure, Obtained Millions Of Dollars By Deceiving Homeowners Into Selling Their Homes WASHINGTON, DC – Chri…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:47pm -
  • There’s No Such Thing As a Free House, Even When You Win the Foreclosure Battle

    There’s No Such Thing As a Free House, Even When You Win the Foreclosure Battle

    Some homeowners are emerging from the housing crisis with “free houses,” according to a recent article in the New York Times. According to the article, some homeowners are seeing the foreclosure cases brought against them dismissed because lender…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 10:03pm -
  • How to Save Money for Vacation From Travel Experts

    How to Save Money for Vacation From Travel Experts

    Summer travel season is right around the corner, a time of year when many Americans take a break from work and school for some much-needed R&R. For those of us planning on taking a vacation this summer, the time off doesn’t come cheap — American…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 10:55am -
  • CFPB Says Student Loan Servicers Lie About Bankruptcy Discharge

    CFPB Says Student Loan Servicers Lie About Bankruptcy Discharge

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released a document critical of student loan servicers. Kind of an easy document to write because for the most part student loan servicers suck donkey balls with all their bad information and horrib…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:12pm -
  • Flush – Meracord / NoteWorld

    Flush – Meracord / NoteWorld

    A fantastic reader / tipster (send in your tips here) sent me the following press release. Anyone know what Linda Remsberg is doing now? I looked at noteworld.com and that redirects to Evergreen Note Servicing (notecollection.com) (which appears to a…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:35pm -
  • 5 Money Tips for Vacationing With Friends

    5 Money Tips for Vacationing With Friends

    You love hanging out with some compatible friends or families and you both love to vacation. Why not go on a joint vacation? It can be tricky to navigate trip-planning and financing with others, but you also have the potential to enhance your experie…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 11:58am -
  • Should You Keep Donating to Charity if You’re Broke?

    Should You Keep Donating to Charity if You’re Broke?

    As chairman of Debt.com, I answer many reader questions about money. However, those questions often involve…love. That shouldn’t surprise anyone who knows that couples fight often about money. I’d guess that half my questions fall into this cat…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 2:54pm -
  • Florida Man Allegedly Memorized Credit Card Numbers to Commit Fraud

    Florida Man Allegedly Memorized Credit Card Numbers to Commit Fraud

    An Orlando-area homeless man is accused of using stolen credit card information to stay at a number of hotels, including Disney World resorts, reports FOX 35 Orlando. Investigators say Jeffrey Hawkins, 52, is skilled at memorizing credit card numbers…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 12:58pm -
  • Steven Vanderhoof Does Appear Connected to Student Loan Relief

    Steven Vanderhoof Does Appear Connected to Student Loan Relief

    Last week I received a tip from a reader who alleged the infamous Steven Craig Vanderhoof from the old Credit Exchange was now involved in selling student loan debt relief. You can see that article here. Well thanks to a wonderful reader and tipster…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 4:51pm -
  • Allstate Auto Parts – Consumer Complaint – May 18, 2015

    Allstate Auto Parts – Consumer Complaint – May 18, 2015

    Consumer Statement: I paid them through edebitdirect.com whom I have notified that they are doing the billing for an online interstate wire fraud company. They responded they would contact allstate_autoparts.com and threaten to remove their billing a…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 3:17pm -
  • Legal Helpers Lawyers Lose License for Only Two Years

    Legal Helpers Lawyers Lose License for Only Two Years

    Frankly I think Thomas Macey and Jeffrey Aleman got off easy on this punishment by the Illinois Supreme Court. It looks like the pair has a couple of weeks left to be practicing lawyers before they are suspended. The findings of the Illinois Supreme…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 2:31pm -
  • Parents: How to Start Planning for College

    Parents: How to Start Planning for College

    Too many parents make the mistake of waiting until the fall of their child’s senior year to start thinking about college. However, by waiting, your child could miss out on a number of opportunities that could end up costing your family thousands of…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • 10 States With Stubbornly High Foreclosure Rates

    10 States With Stubbornly High Foreclosure Rates

    Foreclosure activity in the U.S. was at an eight-year low in the first quarter of 2015, despite an increase in activity in March, according to the most recent foreclosure report from real estate data company RealtyTrac. The number of residential prop…
    - 6 days ago, 17 May 15, 3:03pm -
  • Alleged Disgruntled Former Steve Vanderhoof Coworker Sends in Tip

    Alleged Disgruntled Former Steve Vanderhoof Coworker Sends in Tip

    I recently received the following tip, “I worked for Steve Vanderhoof at a student loan company in Irvine, CA. His father Eugene is the “legal owner”. When Steve would get on a call (which was rare) he would identify himself as Steven Craig. Th…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 5:22pm -
  • South Florida Police Officers Caught in Credit Repair Scheme

    South Florida Police Officers Caught in Credit Repair Scheme

    video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player More information on this fraudulent police report scheme to eliminate accurate but bad credit reporting is available from 6 South Florida.The post South Florida Police Officers Caught in Cred…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 4:38pm -
  • Family Financial Care – Consumer Complaint – May 15, 2015

    Family Financial Care – Consumer Complaint – May 15, 2015

    Consumer Statement: In 2012 my wife and I were approached by a representative for Family Financial Care and convinced that debt reduction was the best answer to our financial problems. We were reassured that the company was reputable and that we coul…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 4:17pm -
  • Consumer advisory: Your benefits are protected from garnishment

    Consumer advisory: Your benefits are protected from garnishment

    May 13 2015 By Nora Dowd Eisenhower and Holly Petraeus Older Americans, like many of their younger counterparts, increasingly have debts in collection. Over one-third of the complaints that older consumers submit to us are related to debt collection.…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 4:11pm -
  • How Your Budget Can Help You Build Credit

    How Your Budget Can Help You Build Credit

    The building blocks of a healthy financial life are all tied to your budget — how much money is coming in, going out and where is it being used? Answering those questions and creating a budget that works for you can have a ripple effect on the rest…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 4:07pm -
  • Tell us about your student debt stress

    Tell us about your student debt stress

    May 14 2015 By Seth Frotman If you are paying back student loans, you are not alone. Over 40 million Americans are repaying more than $ 1.2 trillion in outstanding student loan debt. Significant debt can have a domino effect on the major choices you…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 3:54pm -
  • Reducing the Cost of Attending an Out of Town Wedding

    Reducing the Cost of Attending an Out of Town Wedding

    You knew your best friend’s son was getting married, but when the “Save the Date” card arrived, it was a reminder to make plans to attend. According to the Huffington Post (May 2013), it costs about $ 539 per guest to attend a wedding for cloth…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 6:59pm -
  • Here’s What Gisele Bündchen’s Retirement Accounts Look Like

    Here’s What Gisele Bündchen’s Retirement Accounts Look Like

    Gisele Bündchen has officially made her exit from the modeling world. Wednesday, Bündchen made her last strut down the catwalk during Sao Paulo’s Fashion Week, ending a 20-year runway modeling career, reports Daily News. “Today after 20 years…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 8:01pm -
  • Why Tilt Is the Payment App That Will Replace Venmo

    Why Tilt Is the Payment App That Will Replace Venmo

    Tilt might be the next great thing to happen to mobile money apps. Described as the “easiest way to collect money from a group of friends for free” by Yahoo Finance, Tilt is poised to give both crowdfunding and peer-to-peer payment services a run…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 9:04pm -
  • Armed Forces Week: 6 Financial Tips From Military Experts to Service Members

    Armed Forces Week: 6 Financial Tips From Military Experts to Service Members

    The men and women in our armed forces deal with challenges every day, even after returning from their respective tours of duty. And while nothing can truly compare to the challenges soldiers, sailors and airmen face in combat, integrating back into…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 3:57pm -
  • 12 Ways Tulle Can Reduce the Cost of Your Wedding

    12 Ways Tulle Can Reduce the Cost of Your Wedding

    You’re over budget. Your summer wedding is around the corner. Staying within a budget is stressful, and decorating is costly. What can you do? You need a helpful, economical plan. Curb the worries by incorporating tulle, a great decorating resource…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 10:07pm -
  • Why Can’t I Put My Parent PLUS Loan in an Income Based Repayment Program?

    Why Can’t I Put My Parent PLUS Loan in an Income Based Repayment Program?

    Question: Dear Steve, I have significant student loan debt and applied for IBR and was denied, due to there being a PLUS (parent) loan in my record. I did not participate in anyway in the creation of any PLUS loan. My suspicion is that it was created…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 4:34pm -
  • 11 States Where Employers Can’t Check Your Credit

    11 States Where Employers Can’t Check Your Credit

    In most of the country, a potential employer can review your credit report when evaluating you for a job you applied for, and it’s a very controversial practice, to say the least. There’s a growing movement to restrict these credit checks, and on…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 4:02pm -

Generation X Finance

  • Starting a Business

    Starting a Business

    This is the part of our 2003 update. This update I am doing a little bit different than our 2002 update.  I am breaking it up into several consecutive posts and the last post will have the net worth update for 2003 followed by a glance at our 2003 b…
    - 23 Jul 14, 3:45pm -
  • How I Became a Used Car Dealer, for a little while

    How I Became a Used Car Dealer, for a little while

    This is the beginning of our 2003 update.  This update I am doing a little bit different, I am breaking it up into several consecutive posts and on the last one I will post the net worth update for 2003 followed by a glance at our 2003 budget. By do…
    - 14 Jul 14, 4:30pm -
  • How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

    How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

    How much will you spend on your wedding ring? Jewelers recommend you spend 2-3 months of your salary on a wedding ring. Back in the day, when I was a single college student in love, I remember asking myself this question. I was all set to propose to…
    - 2 Jun 14, 12:35pm -
  • How I Became A Millionaire Yearly Update 2002

    How I Became A Millionaire Yearly Update 2002

    Starting with a net worth of less then zero to having a net worth over a million before I was 30, this series will show you how my family and I did it. This is the first of the series of my journey to becoming a millionaire in eight years, or shoul…
    - 6 Feb 14, 11:51am -
  • Maximum 401k Contribution for 2014 Has Been Announced

    Maximum 401k Contribution for 2014 Has Been Announced

    Each year the Internal Revenue Service sets the maximum amount of contributions a person can make toward their 401k plan. On Thursday October 31, the IRS announced that the contribution limit will remain unchanged for 2014, here. The amount maximum c…
    - 20 Nov 13, 2:30pm -
  • Credit Karma Review

    Credit Karma Review

    I have had a number of people ask me about Credit Karma. I have used it a number of times to check my credit score and like it, so I figured I would go ahead and write a Credit Karma Review for all of you. When people start to repair bad credit or e…
    - 31 Oct 13, 6:33pm -
  • Save Money by Regularly Obtaining Auto Insurance Quotes

    Save Money by Regularly Obtaining Auto Insurance Quotes

    Auto insurance is one of the necessities in life, and unfortunately it can be quite costly. Of course, you could try to skimp by going without insurance, but you risk losing everything, there are several types of insurance that everyone must have. So…
    - 15 Oct 13, 3:18pm -
  • How to Sell Your Car for the Most Money

    How to Sell Your Car for the Most Money

    Next to selling your house, selling a car will be one of the larger sales you’ll make in your lifetime, and you’ll probably do it many times over the years. In many cases this also means there are thousands of dollars on the line so it’s crucia…
    - 19 Sep 13, 4:49pm -
  • Are Precious Metals Good Investments?

    Are Precious Metals Good Investments?

    When you are looking for a retirement investment strategy, the options available to you can become overwhelming. An IRA will work for most small business owners (read: individual contractors), but businesses owners and employees will want to start co…
    - 11 Sep 13, 5:50pm -
  • What Does ETF Stand For?

    What Does ETF Stand For?

    Ever wondered what does ETF stands for? ETF is the abbreviation of exchange traded fund, sometimes people will refer to this as electronic traded fund but the first is more correct. So that is it, that is all you wanted to know, you can click away fr…
    - 28 Aug 13, 11:41pm -

Mom Advice

  • DIY Iced Coffee Recipes

    DIY Iced Coffee Recipes

    My favorite drink in the summertime is iced coffee, but I don’t love the price tag that comes with the iced coffees from our coffee shops. Thankfully, I discovered how to cold brew my coffee and make the perfect iced coffee at home. This month on m…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Amy’s Notebook 05.20.15: M Challenge Technology Syllabus

    Amy’s Notebook 05.20.15: M Challenge Technology Syllabus

    Note: As a wrap-up of each month’s m challenge theme, we will be using the last Notebook of the month as a sort of “Cliffs Notes” edition of the challenge – a place where you can find a list of all the articles we’ve published for the chall…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 11:00am -
  • The Top 7 Apps to Organize Your Life

    The Top 7 Apps to Organize Your Life

    Note: In honor of our M Challenge focus on Technology, I’m reposting this because I still can’t live without my iPhone, and these apps are still some of my top favs! Please chime in with any you use now, too! If you asked me the one thing that I…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 11:30am -
  • Apron Full of Giveaways 05.19.15

    Apron Full of Giveaways 05.19.15

    Source: Boojiboo,  $28.75   Welcome to our Apron Full of Giveaways! I hope everyone is having a great week this week! As we do each week, here is our round-up of giveaways for our readers. We hope that this is beneficial to you and your family! Ple…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 10:55am -
  • How to Cold Brew Coffee

    How to Cold Brew Coffee

    * This post is sponsored by Wild Oats. Thank you for supporting the companies that support this site! When warmer temperatures strike, my coffee routines switch up a bit.  In my house, I try to keep a pitcher of cold brewed coffee in the refrigerato…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 11:00am -
  • m challenge: Tips & Benefits of “Slow Blogging” with Tiffany King

    m challenge: Tips & Benefits of “Slow Blogging” with Tiffany King

    Note: With May as our M Challenge Focus on Technology, I was really excited when Tiffany King, from Eat At Home, offered to share her expertise about growing your blog slowly – and why that can be a good thing. It’s been a privilege to see her…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 11:00am -
  • It’s the 3 Little Things (With Meagan): King, Cuffs & Coffee

    It’s the 3 Little Things (With Meagan): King, Cuffs & Coffee

    Well, hello, Friday! Nice to see you again! The Clark family has hobbled through another week and this will be our last 3 little things for this month as the blog will be on hiatus from May 20th-June 1st. My husband and I are celebrating our 15 year…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 12:32pm -
  • Freebie Friday May 15, 2015

    Freebie Friday May 15, 2015

    Happy Freebie Friday, everyone! As always, we would like to thank Couponing 101 for assisting us with our freebies each week for loads of deals, savings, and freebies! This week on MomAdvice I was finally able to share about my fun interview with M…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Making Face Time a Family Priority

    Making Face Time a Family Priority

    When my children were small, it seemed that all they wanted to do was play with me, draw with me, and read with me. As they get older, it seems that all they want to do is play on the computer, play on the DS, and play on the Wii… and not with me?…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 11:00am -
  • Amy’s Notebook 05.13.15

    Amy’s Notebook 05.13.15

    Source: The Makerista   I want to freshen up my front step like this. 5 curling wand tutorials – no more burned fingers. World’s best empathy cards. I want to trick out my bicycle basket! Swooning over this colorful midcentury modern home. The t…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 11:00am -

Bargain Briana

  • New!Publix Health & Beauty Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/23 – 6/5/2015

    Publix Health & Beauty Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/23 – 6/5/2015

    Publix Health & Beauty Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/23 – 6/5/2015 I’ve listed the highlights of the Publix Weekly Ad, view the entire Publix Coupon Matchup and Ad here. Click here to see the complete list Multi-Item Deals . Flintstones Vitamins, [...…
    - 2 hours ago, 23 May 15, 10:00am -
  • New!Charming & Cheap Date Night: Backyard Camping

    Charming & Cheap Date Night: Backyard Camping

    As the years go by and life happens, it can be increasingly difficult to spend quality time with your significant other. Between family activities, household chores and work-related duties, there’s little room in the equation for date nights, but m…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 May 15, 8:30pm -
  • New!$1/1 Old Spice = $1.50 at Walgreens

    $1/1 Old Spice = $1.50 at Walgreens

    There are some new Old Spice coupons available to print. Check out the deal you can score at Walgreens. Grab some for Father’s Day! Here’s a great Walgreens deal: Buy 2 Old Spice Body Sprays 2/$8 Use (2) $2/1 Old Spice [...] $1/1 Old Spice = $1…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • New!Rite Aid Weekly Deals 5/24 – 5/30/2015

    Rite Aid Weekly Deals 5/24 – 5/30/2015

    Rite Aid Weekly Deals 5/24 – 5/30/2015 View your local Rite Aid Ad. New to Rite Aid Shopping? Check out Rite Aid 101 to maximize your savings!  I’ve listed my favorites, please visit the Rite Aid Weekly Ad Page for all the [...] Rite Aid Week…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:19pm -
  • New!$1/1 ANY Breathe Right Product = FREE at Walmart

    $1/1 ANY Breathe Right Product = FREE at Walmart

      There is a coupon available to print to save $1/1 ANY Breathe Right Product coupon – with no size restrictions! Use this coupon at Walmart to possibly score FREE Breathe Right Advanced 2ct Nasal Strips if you can find them [...] $1/1 ANY Breat…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • New!Reebok Women’s Smoothflex Flyer RS 2.0 Running Shoes for just $27.37! (61% OFF)

    Reebok Women’s Smoothflex Flyer RS 2.0 Running Shoes for just $27.37! (61% OFF)

      Hurry on over to Amazon where you can score an awesome deal on these Reebok Women’s Smoothflex Flyer RS 2.0 Running Shoes for just $27.37! Regular retail price is $69.99! Features Manmade Imported Manmade sole Smoothflex natural motion heel cus…
    - 24 hours ago, 22 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • New!Amazon Daily Deals & Lightning Deals

    Amazon Daily Deals & Lightning Deals

    Here are the listing of today’s Amazon Lightning Deals and the Daily Deals! Amazon Daily Deals &amp Lightning Deals Updated 5/22/2015 DEAL OF THE DAY: 67% Off ViewSonic PRO8200 1080p Home Theater Projector 20% Off Netatmo Weather Station & Rain [..…
    - 24 hours ago, 22 May 15, 11:50am -
  • Buffalo Chicken Strips Recipe

    Buffalo Chicken Strips Recipe

    Summer is almost here! That means it’s time to put away the hearty soups and stews and choose lighter fare that will be perfect for eating out on the back deck all summer long. This summer, instead of making the same [...] Buffalo Chicken Strips…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 8:30pm -
  • Dollar Tree Weekly Coupon Matchups 5/20 – 5/27/2015

    Dollar Tree Weekly Coupon Matchups 5/20 – 5/27/2015

    Dollar Tree Weekly Deals Dollar Tree Coupon Policy Dollar Tree Ad Check your ad for sale dates.  I’ve included the highlights, see the Dollar Tree Weekly Ad page for the complete list of weekly deals! Click here to see the [...] Dollar Tree Weekl…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 7:30pm -
  • Kroger Weekly Ad {Central} 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Kroger Weekly Ad {Central} 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Kroger Weekly Ad {Central} 5/21 – 5/27/2015 Check your ad for sale dates. This is the Kroger Central Matchup! I’ve included the highlights, see the Kroger Central page for the complete list of weekly deals! Click here to see the complete list…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:30pm -
  • $0.75/1 Softlips lip care item = $0.99 at Target

    $0.75/1 Softlips lip care item = $0.99 at Target

    There is a coupon available to print to save $0.75/1 Softlips lip care item. Grab this coupon and check out the coupon stack deal you can score at Target! Here’ a great Target deal: Buy Softlips Cube $3.49 Use the $0.75/1 [...] $0.75/1 Softlips l…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Aldi Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Aldi Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Aldi Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015 New to Aldi? Check out 10 Reasons I Love to Shop at ALDI post. Remember to take your quarter for your cart “rental”, your own reusable bags, and cash or debit card. Your sales/price [...] Aldi Weekly Deals 5/…
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  • Target Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/24 – 5/30/2015

    Target Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/24 – 5/30/2015

    Target Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/24 – 5/30/2015 **View your Target Weekly Ad for more deals. New to Target shopping? Check out Target 101 to maximize your savings! I’ve listed the highlights and you can find the rest of the great Target…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:14pm -
  • New Bars Franks Coupon and Rebate = FREE at Walmart

    New Bars Franks Coupon and Rebate = FREE at Walmart

      There is a new $0.50/1 Bar-S 12oz. Signature Smokehouse Franks Package coupon available to print (zip code 77477). Grab this coupon and check out how you can score these for FREE at Walmart after rebate! Here’s a great Walmart deal for [...]…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Finish Powerball Tabs Dishwasher Detergent Tablets, 90 Count Only $8.59! ($0.09 per tablet)

    Finish Powerball Tabs Dishwasher Detergent Tablets, 90 Count Only $8.59! ($0.09 per tablet)

      Right now over on Amazon you can score this Finish Powerball Tabs Dishwasher Detergent Tablets, Fresh Scent, 90 Count for as low as $8.59! These are priced at $12.28 with Subscribe and Save (cancel at anytime after your item [...] Finish Powerbal…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Dollar General Store Three Day Sale 5/21 – 5/23/2015

    Dollar General Store Three Day Sale 5/21 – 5/23/2015

    Dollar General Store Three Day Sale 5/21 – 5/23/2015 Here’s the highlights from this week’s Dollar General Deals, you can find a complete Dollar General Coupon Match Up here. Click here to see the complete list Condiments, Spice & Baking . [..…
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  • Meijer Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Meijer Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Meijer Weekly Ad & Coupon Matchups 5/21 – 5/27/2015 View your local Meijer Weekly Store Ad for sale dates and coupon doubling policies. New to Meijer Shopping? Check out Meijer 101 to maximize your savings! Meijer mPerks Complete Meijer Shoppin…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00am -
  • Marsh Weekly Deals 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Marsh Weekly Deals 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Marsh Weekly Deals 5/21 – 5/27/2015 **Check your Marsh Weekly Ad for specific prices for your store as prices could vary slightly from city to city. New to Marsh? Read Marsh 101 to maximize your savings! The Marsh highlights are [...] Marsh Weekly…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:48am -
  • Deter Pests With These Essential Oils

    Deter Pests With These Essential Oils

    There are natural, organic ways to get rid of those little pesky pests right out of your garden and home. Essential Oils are perfect to add to your arsenal to eliminate everything from ants, lice, ticks, aphids, mosquitos and everything [...] Deter…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 8:30pm -
  • New Balance Men’s Walking Shoes MW575BV2 – $35.00

    New Balance Men’s Walking Shoes MW575BV2 – $35.00

    Get the New Balance Men’s Walking Shoes MW575BV2 for just $35.00 today! This is 51% off the original price of $67.99. The 575 is highly durable and designed for the moderate paced fitness walker; features an ABZORB® heel for added comfort. [...]…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • Save Money, Time, and Your Clothing with the SWASH™ System

    Save Money, Time, and Your Clothing with the SWASH™ System

    This is sponsored content. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Laundry is a never ending chore. With six people in our household, the washing machine is our most used appliance. Rarely, do we ever “obey” that dry clean only [...] Save Money, T…
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  • $1/2 PhillySwirl Frozen Treats = $1.48 at Walmart

    $1/2 PhillySwirl Frozen Treats = $1.48 at Walmart

    Head on over to RedPlum.com where you can print a coupon for $1/2 PhillySwirl Frozen Treats. Grab this coupon and score a great deal on these at Walmart! You can also check your local Dollar Tree and possibly score these for [...] $1/2 PhillySwirl…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • CVS: Save on Dove Products + Share Your #BeautyStory

    CVS: Save on Dove Products + Share Your #BeautyStory

    The following is sponsored content. All thoughts and opinions are my own.   One of the things my mom and I used to fight about as I was growing up was makeup! She didn’t allow me to wear much makeup. [...] CVS: Save on Dove Products + Share Your…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:34pm -
  • Buy 1 get 1 Free Horizon Crackers = 2 FREE Boxes at Target

    Buy 1 get 1 Free Horizon Crackers = 2 FREE Boxes at Target

    There is a Buy 1 get 1 Free Horizon Crackers coupon available to print. Grab this coupon and score 2 boxes for FREE at Target! Here’s a great Target deal: Buy 2 Horizon Sandwich Crackers $3.49 each Total = $6.98 Use [...] Buy 1 get 1 Free Horizon…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Save 60% or More on Swimwear for the Family – Today Only!

    Save 60% or More on Swimwear for the Family – Today Only!

      Today only over on Amazon you can save 60% or more on swimwear for women, men, and kids. Select styles. Head on over and check out the deals you can grab! Ships free with Amazon Prime or Super Saver Shipping. Find out [...] Save 60% or More on…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • Whole Foods Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Whole Foods Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Whole Foods Weekly Deals 5/20 – 5/26/2015 Visit WholeFoodsMarket.com to view your ad online to find your sale dates or a store near you. New to shopping at Whole Foods?  Check out my saving strategies for Whole Foods! Click here [...] Whole Foods…
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  • Publix Weekly Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Publix Weekly Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Publix Weekly Ad & Coupon Match-ups 5/20 – 5/26/2015 I’ve listed the highlights of the Publix Weekly Ad, view the entire Publix Coupon Matchup and Ad here. Click here to see the complete list B1G1 Sale Priced Based On Purchasing [...] Publix Wee…
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  • Safeway Weekly Ad 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Safeway Weekly Ad 5/20 – 5/26/2015

    Safeway Weekly Ad 5/20 – 5/26/2015 I’ve listed the best deals of this week’s Safeway deals! Find a complete Safeway Coupon Matchup and ad list here. Multi-Item Deals Friday Only . Breyers Ice Cream, 1.5 qt – $2.50 Includes: Select [...] Safe…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 10:00am -
  • Giant Eagle Deals 5/21 – 5/27/2015

    Giant Eagle Deals 5/21  – 5/27/2015

    Giant Eagle Deals 5/21  – 5/27/2015 Here are the highlights from the Giant Eagle weekly ad. You can see a complete Giant Eagle Weekly Ad & Matchup here. Click here to see the complete list Coupons up to $0.99 double. All sale prices [...] Gian…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:30am -
  • Organizing Your Makeup Drawer {52 Weeks to a More Organized Home/Life}

    Organizing Your Makeup Drawer {52 Weeks to a More Organized Home/Life}

    Most women open that drawer in their bathroom and hurriedly dig for the right lipstick in a jumbled mess of foundations, blush, eye shadow and lotions each day. Part of bathroom organization is to stay on top of Organizing Your [...] Organizing Your…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 8:30pm -

Wealth Pilgrim

  • What Is Turnover? Is It Important?

    What Is Turnover?  Is It Important?

    Turnover is a term you’ll often hear when people talk about mutual funds and ETFs. What does it mean and is it important? What Is Turnover? Turnover refers to the number of times a portfolio is bought or sold during a year. Investors look at that n…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 8:01am -
  • What Is An Income Annuity?

    What Is An Income Annuity?

    When the stock market gets rocky people look for alternatives. And one option that captures many people’s attention is the income annuity. Let’s take a look at what this financial contraption is and if it makes any sense for you or not. Income An…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 8:01am -
  • How To Collect $100,000 A Year In Retirement

    How To Collect $100,000 A Year In Retirement

    Could you live comfortably on $100,000 a year in retirement? If so, I have some pretty good news; it’s not that difficult to achieve. Let’s go through this together. I’m pretty sure you’ll agree that $100k in retirement income is probably wit…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 8:01am -
  • Should You Accept Your Buyout Package At Work?

    Should You Accept Your Buyout Package At Work?

    If your employer offers you a sweet check in exchange for your early retirement, does it make sense to take the deal? It’s hard to say no to that boat load of Benjamins of course. But sometimes accepting a buyout arrangement is short-sighted. I got…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 8:01am -
  • How To Never Run Out Of Money

    How To Never Run Out Of Money

    Most people I meet don’t really care about acquiring great wealth. But everyone wants to make sure they never run out of money. If that resonates with you, I have good news. You really don’t have to worry or stumble around in the dark. All you ne…
    - 9 days ago, 14 May 15, 8:01am -
  • What Happens To A Roth IRA After Someone Dies?

    What Happens To A Roth IRA After Someone Dies?

    If you’ve gone to all the trouble of setting up a Roth IRA you need to know what happens to that money after you are gone. Tom, a very nice man recently passed away. His wife Ann is the beneficiary of his Roth IRA. Will she have to take any distrib…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 8:01am -
  • Retirement Asset Allocation for Peace of Mind

    Retirement Asset Allocation for Peace of Mind

    You might be wondering what the right asset allocation is if you are retired now or getting ready to retire. In fact, this is the one of the most frequently asked question I get.   The conventional wisdom is that as you get closer to retirement you…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 8:25am -
  • Three Ways to Find A Passive Income Business To Buy

    Three Ways to Find A Passive Income Business To Buy

    If you are looking for a business to create passive income, you have to play it very smart.  There are so many scams out there it’s enough to make your head spin.  I’ve spoken with many people who got suckered into these “opportunities” and…
    - 12 days ago, 11 May 15, 8:28am -
  • How to Protect Your Assets So You Don’t Run Out

    How to Protect Your Assets So You Don’t Run Out

    You can take 3 easy steps and easily protect your assets. Besides health concerns, the worst fear you face is running out of money. People spend tons of time thinking about how to make more money, but they often fail to take the time to protect what…
    - 15 days ago, 8 May 15, 2:05pm -
  • Should You Pay Cash Or Borrow For Major Purchases?

    Should You Pay Cash Or Borrow For Major Purchases?

    If you’ve got a major acquisition coming up you have to decide between taking the money out of savings or investments or borrowing the cash. How do you decide which way to go? Here’s an email I got recently from a reader that illustrates the dile…
    - 16 days ago, 7 May 15, 8:01am -

Good Financial Cents

  • Advice I Wish I Knew When I Started My First Business

    Advice I Wish I Knew When I Started My First Business

    I’d like to share some important tips when starting a small business inspired by the Office Depot Business Solutions Center as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #GearLove. I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid, I didn’t have much…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 11:12am -
  • Get the Best Coverage by Finding the Right Life Insurance Company for YOU!

    Get the Best Coverage by Finding the Right Life Insurance Company for YOU!

    If you have people that rely on your income then life insurance HAS to be part of your financial plan. I ran into a couple who had four children.  Their insurance agent had talked to them about getting a life insurance policy, but they had declined…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 15, 3:31pm -
  • How to Hack College and Graduate with ZERO Debt

    How to Hack College and Graduate with ZERO Debt

    The following guest post is from Martin of Studenomics. Today, Martin officially launches Next Round’s On Me, where it makes good financial sense to start saving in your 20s so that your older self will thank you. I graduated college with zero debt…
    - 10 days ago, 13 May 15, 10:47am -
  • 27 Signs You Are Financially Stable

    27 Signs You Are Financially Stable

    “How do you want to pay for it?” I had recently returned from Iraq and my wife and I were hunting for a couch for our new home. We found one that was on sale we both thought it was perfect. Okay, it was a red couch and she thought it was perfect.…
    - 11 days ago, 12 May 15, 3:12pm -
  • GF¢ 050: 5 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy a Variable Annuity

    GF¢ 050: 5 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy a Variable Annuity

    Breathe in.  Smell that? It’s the stench of a variable annuity. If you just threw up a little bit in your mouth, I don’t blame you. If you didn’t, you probably don’t know enough about variable annuities. What’s a variable annuity? It’s …
    - 17 days ago, 6 May 15, 3:29am -
  • 4 Practical Money Skills You MUST Teach Your Children

    4 Practical Money Skills You MUST Teach Your Children

    In a perfect world, parents and educators (not to mention society itself) would work hard to make sure that our children are financially literate. In that utopian ideal, money skills would be considered just as important as reading, writing, and arit…
    - 19 days ago, 4 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • 4 Ways to Think Like a Millionaire

    4 Ways to Think Like a Millionaire

    What do you think of when you imagine being a millionaire? Do you look forward to the idea of buying a big house and a fancy car? Do you imagine that riches are something that you will only acquire through incredible good luck? Do you think about swi…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Apr 15, 10:00am -
  • GF¢ 049: From Broke at 37 to Self-Made Millionaire

    GF¢ 049: From Broke at 37 to Self-Made Millionaire

    Broke at 37. Self-made millionaire. Frugal, Author of Filling the Glass: The Skeptic’s Guide to Positive Thinking in Business. Semi-retiree by choice (“it’s incredibly difficult to turn off the moneymaking machine” ). Barry Maher is living li…
    - 37 days ago, 16 Apr 15, 9:59am -
  • What Happens If You Don’t File Your Tax Return?

    What Happens If You Don’t File Your Tax Return?


    - 39 days ago, 14 Apr 15, 9:00am -
  • Are Annuities a Good Investment? The Good, Bad, and Real Ugly

    Are Annuities a Good Investment? The Good, Bad, and Real Ugly

    Annuities. You may have heard investment advisors – or insurance advisors – talk about them in the past. In fact, earlier I described several reasons you should and shouldn’t buy annuities. If you catch me on the street and ask if annuities…
    - 56 days ago, 28 Mar 15, 11:39am -

Free Snatcher

  • DiGiorno Pizzeria! Pizza for $2.95 at Target
    If you are planning to have a pizza night this weekend then make sure you stop over to Target and pick up a DiGiorno Pizzeria! pizza. When you use the deal scenario below you can buy them for just $2.95 each. Target Deal Scenario DiGiorno Pizzeria Pi…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Luzianne Pour-N-Stir Tea Mix for $1.00 at Walmart
    It’s almost summer and there is nothing better on a hot summer day than a cold glass of iced tea. This week at Walmart you can pick up Luzianne Pour-N-Stir tea mix for just $1.00 when you use the following deal scenario. Walmart Deal Scenario Luzi…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Pampers Easy Ups for $3.99 at Target
    We are just in the process of beginning to potty train our daughter so I was pretty excited to see a great deal on Pampers Easy Ups at Target. All you need to do is use the following deal scenario. Target Deal Scenario Buy Pampers Easy Ups Jumbo Pack…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Taste of Home Magazine Subscription for $6.25 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get up to three years of Taste of Home magazine for just $6.25 per year.  Just use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout. This is good on new or renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Taste of Home Magazine About Taste of Home Magazi…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Black & Decker Dustbuster Cordless Cyclonic Hand Vac for $29.99
    Head on over to Amazon and you can pick up a Black & Decker Dustbuster Cordless Cyclonic Hand Vac for $29.99. These normally sell for $79.99 and have a four star rating out of 871 reviews. You will receive free shipping with any $35 purchase or with…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • Weight Watchers Magazine Subscriptions for $4.99 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get up to three years of Weight Watchers magazine for $4.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions.  You can also give this magazine as a gift. Subscribe to Weight Wa…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 15, 12:00pm -
  • National Consumer Panel – Win up to $20,000
    Have you signed up for a Nielsen Home Scanner yet?  Once you register you will be provided with a scanner that you can scan all of the products you purchase.  Then once a week you will send in all of your information.  In exchange for this you wil…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 9:00pm -
  • Allrecipes Magazine Subscription for $4.99 – New or Renewals
    Today only you can get up to three years of Allrecipes Magazine for just $4.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions and can be given as a gift. Subscribe to Allrecipes Magazine About Al…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 8:00pm -
  • Free Horizon Organic Snack Crackers at Target
    If you are planning to make a trip to Target this week then make sure you pick up some boxes of Horizon Organic snack crackers. When you use the following deal scenario you can get them for free. Target Deal Scenario Horizon Organic Snack Crackers fo…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 7:00pm -
  • Parents Magazine Subscription for $4.99 – New and Renewals
    Today only you can get up to five years of Parents magazine for $4.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Parents Magazine About Parents Magazine Parents Magazine is a cl…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Barilla Coupon – Pasta for $0.97 at Walgreens
      Barilla Coupon My wife and I love to fix Italian food and when we don’t make homemade sauce our goto is Barilla.  There are two new Barilla coupons available this morning for you to save on pasta and pasta sauce. $1.00 off any FOUR (4) boxes of…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Subscribe to Runner’s World Magazine for $5.99 Per Year
    Today only you can get up to four years of Runner’s World magazine for just $5.99 per year. Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions.  You can also give this as a gift. Subscribe to Runner’s World…
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  • Free Samples of John Frieda Frizz Ease Beyond Smooth
    Head over to the Target website and you can request a free sample of John Frieda Frizz Ease Beyond Smooth. You should receive your freebie within 3-5 weeks. Sign up for Free John Frieda Sample      
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Bon Appetit Magazine Subscription for $4.99 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get up to three years of Bon Appetit magazine for $4.99 per year.  Just use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Bon Appetit Magazine About Bon Appetit Magazine Bon A…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • Finish Fresh Scent Powerball Tabs Dishwasher Detergent for $7.11
    Right now on Amazon you can buy a 90 pack of Finish Fresh Scent Powerball Tabs Dishwasher Detergent for as low as $7.11.  You will need to use “Subscribe & Save” and clip the 30% off coupon.  Keep in mind that prices on Amazon can change at an…
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  • Subscribe to Allure Magazine for $4.99 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get up to a three years subscription to Allure magazine for just $4.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new and renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Allure Magazine About Allure Magazine Allu…
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  • Free Disney Cakes and Sweets Magazine
    Sign up for the new Disney cake decorating and baking collection and get a free Disney Cakes and Sweets Magazine plus other free gifts. Each of the magazines are filled with recipes that will sure to cure your sweet tooth. You will also receive a fre…
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  • Free Arthritis Guide
    Free Arthritis Guide Do you suffer from arthritis? If you do than you might be interest in this free arthritis guide which will help you will symptoms and treatments plus way that you can change your diet to help better handle living with arthritis.…
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  • Sign up for Inbox Dollars – Get $5.00
    A lot of you guys like to take part in the survey companies for a little extra cash so I wanted to tell you about another one. Inboxdollars is free to join and they give you a $5.00 bonus just for signing up. Once you join, Inbox Dollars sends you a…
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  • Snickers Ice Cream Bars for $1.96 at Target
    One of my favorite things to indulge myself with in the summer are Snickers ice cream bars. This week you can pick them up at Target for just $1.96. All you need to do is use the following deal scenario. Target Deal Scenario Buy Snickers Ice Cream Ba…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:00pm -
  • Try Amora Coffee for Just $4.95 Shipping
    I love my morning coffee so I was pretty excited when I saw this new offer from Amora coffee. For a limited time you can get one bag of Amora coffee.  With your second shippment of coffee you will also receive a free stainless steel canister and FR…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Wired Magazine Subscription for $4.99 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get a  three years subscription to Wired Magazine for just $4.99. Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Wired Magazine About Wired Magazine Get “Wired” into the…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • 50% off Armor All Outlast Protectant at Target
    This week at Target you can get a great deal on Armor All Outlast Protectant. All you need to do is use the following deal scenario to save 50%. Target Deal Scenario Buy Armor All Outlast Protectant for $9.99 Use $2.50/1 Armor All Outlast Coupon And…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 4:00pm -
  • Free Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste at Rite Aid
    Head on over to Rite Aid this week because you can pick up free Colgate Total Advanced toothpaste. All you need to do is use the following deal scenario. Rite Aid Deal Scenario Buy Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste (4 oz) for $3.50 Use $3.00 Off Rite…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 3:00pm -
  • Two Year All You Magazine Subscription for $19.99
    Today only you can get a two year subscription to All You Magazine for just $19.99. Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout. This is good for new or renewal subscriptions. You can also give this magazine as a gift. Subscribe to All You Magazine Abou…
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  • Free Playtex Sport Pads at CVS
    If you have a CVS store nearby then you are going to want to make  trip over there this week. You can get a free box of Playtex pads when you use the following deal scenario. CVS Deal Scenario Buy Playtex Pads (36 ct) or Combo Pack (32-48 ct) for $7…
    - 5 days ago, 18 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • Vanity Fair Magazine for $14.99 – New or Renewals
    Today only you can get up to a three year subscription to Vanity Fair Magazine for just $14.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions.  You can also give this as a gift. Subscribe to Va…
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  • Nivea for Men Bodywash for $2.00 at Rite Aid
    Head on over to Rite Aid this week and you can pick up Nivea for Men bodywash for just $2.00. All you need to do is use the following deal scenario. Rite Aid Deal Scenario Buy Two Nivea Bodywash (16.9 oz) for $3.50 each Use $3.00/2 Nivea for Men Body…
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  • Outdoor Photographer Magazine Subscription for $4.99 – New or Renewal
    Today only you can get up to three years of Outdoor Photographer magazine for just $4.99 per year.  Use coupon code Freesnatcher at checkout.  This is good for new or renewal subscriptions. Subscribe to Outdoor Photographer Magazine About Outdoor…
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  • Razor Jr. Twisti Lady Buzz Scooter for $20.00
    For a limited time you can pick up a Razor Jr. Twisti Lady Buzz Scooter for just $20.00. These normally cost $44.99. You will receive free shipping with Amazon Prime or with any $35 purchase. Keep in mind that prices on Amazon can change at any time.…
    - 8 days ago, 15 May 15, 1:00pm -