Today’s HOT Deals

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Here are some highlights of the best offers and freebies that I come across each day. Stay tuned for more of Today’s HOT Deals!

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Every day, we come across some great freebies, trial products, free food offers and more. Keep your postal worker busy and your mailbox full! Freebies are also great to donate to those in need and to make gift baskets to give or donate.

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My Favorite Freebies and FREE with Purchase Deals:

Free Pretzel at Auntie Anne’s - Sign up for Pretzel Perks

Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s – from 12 PM – 8 PM, coming up on 4/14/15.Click here to find a location near you!

Free Easter Printables!

Happy Easter/Spring Banners & Pinwheels

He is Risen Printable Trio

Easter Egg Monograms

Easter Lunch Box Jokes

Roll-a-Bunny Easter Game

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Even more… 39 new free things for you !

FREE Butterfly Garden Starter Kit. Head over to The National Wildlife Federation website and follow the easy directions to get your own kit. Thanks Hot Coupon World!

FREE Feed a Bee Wildflower Mix Seed Packet – request a free seed packet to grow wildflowers that attract bees. Thanks Freebie Shark!

Free ebooks to load to your ereader, Kindle or computer. Get them while they are free and enjoy them later!

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 We Know You Love a Sale and So Do We!

American Girl – 40% off Springtime Sale. Supplies are limited, some items are sold out so don’t delay if you are interested in this sale.

American Eagle - take 24% off your entire purchase today with promo code NOJOKING, there are just a few exceptions. Several purchases will get you free shipping too or with $50+ purchase.

Banana Republic – take 41% off your purchase today, 4/1 with promo code BRAPRIL. Shipping is free with $50+.

Bath & Body Works – use promo code SUNNY2015 to take $10 off a $30+ purchase. Today, 4/1 you can get 50% off Aromatherapy Body Care and Home Fragrances. You can stock up for Mother’s Day and teacher gifts.

The Children’s Place - get FREE  shipping and 25% off with promo code 25SHOP2. Don’t forget to check the Clearance Section.

Home Depot - sign up for text offers and get $5 off a $50 in-store purchase. Limited time offer, standard text messaging rates apply. (You can always unsubscribe if you don’t want to keep getting their texts.)

Be sure and check out our Big List of Clearance Sales, Promo Codes and Deals from your favorite stores!

Burlington Coat Factory Clearance -prices starting at $1.48!

Petco Sale Items -check the sale tab to see current markdowns and then apply promo code PET730-F214S152 to take $7 off $30+ or promo code THIRTEEN to take $13 off $60+. Shipping starts at $5.99 but get free shipping with $30+ and the above codes. (exp:4/11/2015)

Shop Your Way Members at Sears and Kmart  earn points with purchase plus and use existing points to pay even less. Now that’s a smart shopper! Join for free. It’s one of the best loyalty programs that I know about and use.

Staples - get a $50 iTunes card for only $42.50, a savings of 15%. This would be a great item for a teen’s Easter basket or birthday gift.

Target - 25% off $75+ purchase of clothes, shoes & accessories with promo code NOJOKE, (4/1 only), Use your Red Card to get an additional 5% off.

Target - text EASTER to 827438 to get a FREE $5 Target Gift Card with an Easter Shop purchase of $25+.

Victoria’s Secret – today through 4/4, purchase any full-priced bra in stores only, includes PINK and Sports Bras, and get a $10 Rewards Card. Get a free weekend tote with a $60+ purchase.

World Market – take $10 off $40+ with promo code SAVE0414. (exp: 4/6/2015)


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Today, 4/1 only get 50% off popular kid’s games at for Easter Basket gifts.

Magazine Subscription Deals for $5 including ESPN, Sports Illustrated for Kids, House Beautiful, O, The Oprah Magazine and tons more. – Clearance Section and Warehouse Deals

I found 13 different ways to save money when shopping at Do you have any others to share with our “hip tipsters?” How to Shop at Amazon Like a Money Saving Pro


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Fashion Accessories for Under $5 Including the Shipping!

Did you know that you can share an Amazon Prime membership with up to 4 people? Yes and each person uses their own credit card and shipping address. Here is How to Share an Amazon Prime Membership.


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  • Check LOCAL (non-chain) restaurants in your area at If you can use one of their deeply discounted certificates, you can really save on dining out! You can also use these when you are traveling and on vacation. I check first by zip code, then I look at the restaurant reviews, and then I purchase a few gift certificates at once. Most have long expiration dates. Be intentional when you dine out and you can save a lot.

Click on the ad below to preview the participating restaurants in your location:


Want Pizza? Just plug in your zip code and get Pizza Hut Coupons 

  • Are you trying to eat healthier? We are too and it can be a little tougher to save money on organic, gluten free and healthier food. I have compiled a growing list of sources for healthy food coupons and I update it each week. Take a look here and see if it can save you some money.


  • For all the other grocery coupons you may need, don’t forget I have an awesome Grocery Coupon Database at the top of my home page. My readers use it for free! Just type in the name of the product or brand you are looking for and all available coupons will be displayed. You may want to bookmark it to check before you head out for grocery shopping.

 Save on Organic, Gluten Free and Healthy Food - coupons, discounts, promotions and ideas for spending less on your healthy food.

Text OFFERS to 827438 to get new Target mobile coupons valid through 4/1/15.

Fun on a Budget

Free, Fun Weekend Activities, Classes and Workshops happening all across the USA.

Travel Deals and Steals

Hot prices on airfare, hotels and vacation offers. The summer airfare sales have begun!




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