Save Money Groceries

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Tips Tuesday - Save Money Groceries Save Money Groceries I am the first one to admit to regularly falling off the “budget bandwagon.” It generally happens when there is too much going on in our lives. It’s days when I feel I just can’t be bothered with checking to see if there is a coupon for an item, when I forget to bring my coupons to the store, or when I become too distracted by everything around me to even care. Here’s an example, you go to the grocery store to pick up a gallon of ...

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Day After Christmas Sales

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Saving Saturday: Frugal Ways to Save Money  Day After Christmas Sales Now that Christmas is over, my thoughts begin to wander to the day after Christmas sales.  You know, the day when the stores deep discount just about everything they didn't sell before Christmas.  The best thing about day after Christmas sales is they generally last until the inventory is gone rather than just one day like Black Friday.  That’s a good thing because I won’t be able to make it to the stores the day after ...

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

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Tips Tuesday: Last Minute Gift Ideas Are you in search of last minute Christmas gift ideas? Unexpected guests or last minute party invitations can send anyone into a holiday tailspin but you don't have to worry. These simple Last Minute Gift Ideas will help you keep your holiday spirit and give last minute holiday gifts that everyone will still like. Here are our last minute gift ideas suggestions: ...

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My Dog is an Alpo Dog, Is Yours?

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of ALPO® Brand Dog Food . All opinions are 100% mine. This is Sookie, the family YorkiePom, and spoiled brat. What is the best thing to feed your dog that has become your furry family member? We choose only the best, so we go with ALPO Wet Dog Food! I have recently written a few posts introducing you to the ALPO Wet Dog Food we got to try, and telling you what my furry friend thinks about it! And what's not to love? ALPO Wet Dog Food is ...

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Hallmark Card Rewards

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Hallmark Card Rewards This may be the digital age but nothing beats personalized greetings for special occasions and holidays. Ever since I always try to make it a point to send cards to relatives and friends, I fill it with my personal messages and I even let my kids add fun stuff to the cards like stickers and their drawings. These make the cards extra special to the person we're sending it too. This holiday season we already bought and send cards and one of our must buy brands are Hallmark ...

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Aldi Five Things You Need to Know

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Aldi Well, I think I need to add 5 things to my original list of 10 things you need to know about Aldi.  I went shopping there and here are the things I wished someone told me. Aldi Tips 1) You need cash -  That is right or you need your ATM card. I always pay with my discover card so I really wasn't prepared for this whole cash thing. 2) You need a quarter or you are not getting a cart - They lock them up and only a quarter will release them. 3) You get your quarter back ...

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Ebates Review

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Ebates Review I need to buy lipstick. I learned MAC was not going to sell my lipstick anymore. I opened up my account on Ebates because MAC is never on sale. I noticed Bloomies was having a sale and I would get 6% back on my purchase. That is 6% right off the bat. I really want a designer purse so I put the one I want in my cart just to see if I would get the special event pricing just for Ebates customer. ...

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Aldi: The Ten Things I Didn’t Know

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Aldi's Difference I was recently asked to fly to Chicago to go to Aldi's home office and to learn more about their brand. I have to be honest what I thought I knew was wrong. I really didn't understand what they were or what they did. I didn't even know why I was asked to go since I had never shopped there before. The answered was revealed and I will share it with you later. This is what I imagined a traditional grocery store. Fact #1 - Aldi is not a traditional grocery store. That means ...

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