Archive for the ‘Money Saving Ideas’ Category

Save $5,000 a Year on Expenses Everyone Has

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Johanna Ljungblom (freeimages.com)

Most people spend more than they have to on the following seven commonly used products and services. In some cases, lower-cost options have only recently become available and are not yet widely known. In others, sellers intentionally put up roadblocks that make it challenging to get the best prices. Smart ways to save money on…

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Layaway Questions to Ask

layaway_box-lgLooking to layaway goods? Here are 10 questions to ask retailers that will help you find a good layaway plan — and avoid those that should be thrown away.

1. Do you provide full or partial refunds if the layaway is not completed?

2. Do you provide store credit toward future purchases if the layaway is not completed? Continue reading

Three Great Deals at Dollar Stores

Clip Art Graphic of a Flat Green Dollar Bill Cartoon CharacterDon’t pass these dollar store deals by!

Been to the dollar store lately? You would be amazed at what you can buy for only $1. Considering the level of inflation over the last couple of decades, the dollar store provides price consistency that other popular chain stores cannot.

Here are 3 great deals I like at the dollar store:

 

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Save on Seven Commonly Used Products & Services

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Most people spend more than they have to on the following seven commonly used products and services. In some cases, lower-cost options have only recently become available and are not yet widely known. In others, sellers intentionally put up roadblocks that make it challenging to get the best prices. Smart ways to save money on… Continue reading

Saving Even More at Costco

CostcoLogoby JESSE JONES / KING 5 News     Posted on November 2013

Shopping at Costco can be a little overwhelming.  But this holiday season you can work your way to a better deal at the warehouse giant.

Kyle James runs the website rather-be-shopping.com .  He’s been telling people about Costco deals for years.

“I started building this resource of these different ways that you can, when you’re in the store. Just by looking at the price you can figure out, okay, is this full price, might this be marked down even more, am I getting the best deal possible,” explained James. Continue reading

15 Things to Buy at a Dollar Store

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Dollar stores lure us in with rock-bottom prices. Sometimes you get what you pay for, but often the things they sell are good products at a tremendous discount — a real bargain. Continue reading

Discounts Starting at Age 55