What to Buy (and Skip) in October
This month, you likely have costumes, candy, decorations and pumpkins on your list of things to buy, not to mention fall clothes and household supplies. There’s a lot to purchase, but shopping for the season doesn’t mean you have to spend a scary amount. We’ve put together a guide of everything you should buy (and... Read More
The Best Birthday Discounts and Freebies
Your birthday is a day for you to be spoiled by loved ones. You many not know, though, that some restaurants and retailers will spoil you, too. To celebrate loyal consumers and reward new ones, some companies give discounts or freebies for their customers’ special day. Whether you’re searching for birthday deals... Read More
Are Store Rewards Programs Worthwhile?
You grab the gallon of milk you forgot yesterday, pick up the cheapest toothpaste, and head over to the checkstand. Just when your quick trip to the grocery store is almost over, the employee at the register says, “Do you have a rewards card? It’s free to join.” From department stores to drugstores, retailers are... Read More
You Got a Gift Card You Don’t Want. Now What?
Maybe you have impeccable taste in clothing that’s nearly impossible to pinpoint. Or maybe you’re the person who already has it all. Regardless, even the best gift givers can get it wrong, and sometimes a gift card just misses the mark. So what do you do with gift cards you don’t want? Or what happens when you... Read More
What to Know About Cash-Back Shopping Sites
In a world of cyber scams and phishing schemes, any website that offers free money is met with eye-rolling and skepticism. So when you get an email about a site that promises to give you cash back on purchases, you’re probably tempted to delete it right away. But not so fast. Some websites, often called cash-back... Read More
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