$5 Dinners – Baked Lime Tilapia

Here’s the second dish I prepared from Erin Chase’s $5 Dinner MOM Cookbook.  We chose the Baked Lime Tilapia this week since we purchased 4 lbs. of individually, quick frozen tilapia filets at Walmart this weekend for just $12!  That’s $3 a pound.  We already had the rest of the ingredients:  lime juice, olive oil, [...]

Kroger Trip: Organic Food Savings

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Yes, you can shop organic and save money!  Heather is a friend of mine who over a year ago asked me how she could save money using coupons.  I quickly learned most of her shopping is of the “organic” brand.  I personally do not shop organic.  However, despite the differences in what we purchase each [...]

Happy Birthday, Swag Bucks!

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Happy Birthday, Swag Bucks!  Today is Swag Bucks’ third birthday and the party is only getting started.  In addition, to new and redesigned stuff, Swag Bucks will be giving away Swag Codes galore all day long! If you haven’t signed up for Swag Bucks yet, today is the perfect day to start.   Click here to [...]

Today is MEGA Swag Bucks Day!

Just a reminder … TODAY is Mega Swag Bucks Day!  If you haven’t signed up for Swag Bucks yet, click here to start earning!  You’ll receive 30 Swag Bucks just for signing up. How does it work:  It’s simple, sign up for Swag Bucks and start doing all your internet searches through the Swag Bucks [...]

Keeping Track of Charitable Donations

In case you’re new here, we have a “tax time rerun” for you today.  One of the things we focus on at Madame Deals is being charitable. Using coupons and bargain shopping has helped us become more charitable and one of the easiest ways to be charitable is through our use of coupons. April 15th [...]

Easy Way to Earn Gift Cards

A little known, but particularly easy, way to earn gift cards is to register your Visa debit and credit cards with Visa Extras Rewards.  Most banks, including the small one where I bank, participate in the program.  Every time you make a purchase, you are awarded points which can be redeemed for hundreds of items, [...]

Today is MEGA Swag Bucks Friday!

Today is Mega Swag Bucks Day!  Swag Bucks guarantees that 1,000,000 in Swag Bucks will be awarded in MEGA bills.  From 30 to 1,000 Swag Bucks on ONE search!  It’s not a guarantee, but it definitely makes things exciting!  Make sure you are doing all your searches through Swag Bucks today to increase your chances [...]

Update: What Do You Call Easy Money?

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As I told you in my earlier post, I’ll admit to anyone that I’m all about saving money.  Many of the things I do to save a few dollars take very little time.   The bottom line is “every dollar I save is a dollar I don’t spend.” Guess what was in my mailbox today? [...]