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11 Frugal Household Tips

Need advice on frugal household tips that can save your family money? With a little planning and effort, most find that penny-wise habits are pretty easy

7 Coupons to Use This Week

The November chill is in the air, and the leaves are turning red and gold all around us, which means it’s time to think seriously about

Cleaning Supplies to Get Before Thanksgiving

If you’re having Thanksgiving guests over this year, you probably want your home to be as clean as possible. But a busy life—not to mention kids

Coinstar Turns Change Into Gift Cards

One of the best frugal shopping tips I’ve ever used has been converting my loose change into gift cards through Coinstar. With this tip, I’ve supported

Best Items to Buy in November

November is the month of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which means there will be deals galore on everything from electronics to toys to clothes.

6 YouTube Channels Offering Free Full-Length Workout Videos

Summer bodies are made in the winter. No one says you can’t get a head start and begin shaping up in the fall, however. Thanks to

7 Coupons to Use This Week

We are fully into November now, which means that it’s time to enjoy Halloween candy leftovers while thinking about the upcoming winter holiday season. It’s also

Franken Frappuccinos and Trick or Meat: More Halloween Meal Deals

Yesterday we ran a Halloween Restaurant Deal Roundup, listing great Halloween meal deals like: Outback Steakhouse: Free Kids Meal (with adult purchase) on Halloween (10/31). Olive

Get Your Kids Reading with These Tips!

  Do you struggle to get your kids into reading? Learning to read is overwhelming for many children, but there are things that we, as parents,

Can You Live Without Money? This Guy Does!

Everyone wants to save money. So, we cut corners where we can by doing things like using coupons, sacrificing various wants and learning how to live

10 Ways to Always Remember Your Coupons

One of the hardest parts of couponing is remembering your coupons when you need them. After all, if you forget about a coupon, or leave it

5 Free (or almost free) Things to Do this Weekend:

    Are you trying to figure out some fun activities for the weekend (other than trick-or-treating of course)? Are you also on a budget? Did

6 Easy Ways to Save on Your Power Bill

    The cold weather is making an appearance yet again, it’s time to start thinking of ways to cut your power bill before it starts

IMPORTANT: Baby Wipe Recall Information

Concerns about a possible bacteria contamination have prompted a voluntary baby wipe recall of 10 different brands. The wipes manufactured by Nutek Disposables, Inc. are sold

7 Coupons to Use This Week

This is the last week before Halloween, so if you haven’t yet grabbed your costumes and candy, it’s time to start looking for those really great

9 Healthy Slow Cooker Meals for Fall

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been eating a lot of soup lately. There’s something about cool weather that makes us crave soups, stews, curries,

Five Super Simple Ways to Save Money This Year!

Frugal living has become a popular thing these days. No wonder, prices on everything from milk to gas has increased in price dramatically over the last

Give, Receive and Recycle With Freecycle

Have you heard about Freecycle? Essentially, it is a program designed to help the environment by keeping useful items out of landfills. Freecycle groups are independently

How to Buy Designer Jeans on a Walmart Budget

  While folding laundry the other day, a thought occurred to me. Besides my 7 year old son, who could care less what he wears, none

6 Halloween Party Ideas Your Family Will Love

With many opting out of door-to-door trick or treating this year, this neat list of Halloween party ideas will surely come in handy. Your family will

7 Coupons to Use This Week

We’re halfway through October, so if you haven’t started saving on Halloween supplies or fall gear, now’s the time. Here are seven coupons for you to