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How Does Sears Layaway Work?

July 23, 2016
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Sears layway has easy terms for both in store and online purchases. Combine it with a free Shop Your Way membership and you can effectively save money and avoid using credit cards. Layaway at Sears can be set up in stores or online. The in store layaway option is only for purchases of $400 or more. For online […]

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Buy Full Value Gift Cards for Less

July 23, 2016
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  Buying a gift card at a discounted price is a great way to save, even before you match it up with a sale. At Raise.com, many of your favorite store gift cards are available to purchase at a discount. You get a full value card and you pay less than the full value. There […]

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Creating a Family Command Center

July 23, 2016
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With my husband and I both working from home, three little boys 3 1/2 and under, and a 9 and 11 year old who are very active in almost everything we have a lot of moving parts to keep track of.  There are school schedules, sports schedules, doctor appointments, work commitments, cake orders, social gatherings, project […]

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Family Style German Apple Pancake Recipe

July 23, 2016

We have a big family and it’s tradition to have a big breakfast on the weekend. When you’re cooking for a big family sometimes it’s really nice to have something simple to make that will feed everyone.  This Family Style German Apple Pancake is a great way to feed a crowd! Family Style German Apple […]

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20 Awesome Target Shopping Savings Hacks for Dollar Squeezers Like Me!

July 22, 2016
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20 Awesome Target Shopping Savings Hacks – How many of these do you use? Please let me know if we missed any. We learn so much from our thrifty readers and we update our posts as we get smarter!   Are you a Target shopper? And, are you a dollar squeezer like me? I also shop at […]

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46 Ways Apple Cider Vinegar Can Improve Your Life

July 22, 2016
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I have a new-found appreciation for Apple Cider Vinegar or (ACV as devotees call it) About a month ago, I started drinking a straight shot of it every morning. Now let me tell you, it’s not for the faint of heart. The stuff tastes terrible, I’m not gonna lie. But I am seeing such great […]

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Turn an Old Lamp Into Nautical Decor

July 22, 2016
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  Do you have a lamp that has seen better days? You can turn an old lamp into nautical decor by following a few easy steps. Adrianna created this fab DIY upcycled lamp from a Goodwill find and got featured on the Goodwill of Orange County blog . Take a look and see what she used and […]

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Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

July 22, 2016
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Buffalo Wings are one of my husband’s very favorite things but they aren’t exactly healthy and making them at home can be time consuming.  This Buffalo Chicken Dip is an easy alternative.  This easy and delicious dip will be a hit with your guests. Buffalo Chicken Dip Ingredients 1 bottle of your favorite buffalo sauce […]

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Turn Trash into Cash: Selling Your Used Clothing

July 21, 2016

Turn trash into cash with items in your closet. It’s a great way to pare down and make a few bucks too! Try the website Tradesy.com to sell your unwanted clothing and accessories. This site was previously featured on The Today Show with KLG and Hoda. According to Jill Martin, consultant for the Today Show, […]

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10 Ideas for Inexpensive and Memorable Vacation Souvenirs

July 21, 2016
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10 Ideas for Inexpensive and Memorable Vacation Souvenirs Vacation souvenirs beckon around every corner when you are traveling. If you are tired of the usual T-shirts and trinkets that get quickly discarded, my readers shared “10 Ideas for Inexpensive and Memorable Vacation Souvenirs.” Souvenir Postcards, Vacation Photos, and Ticket Stubs: My favorite is from my […]

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Kohl’s Senior Citizen Discount

July 21, 2016
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Kohl’s Senior Citizen Discount Kohl’s offers a senior citizen discount of 15% off every Wednesday. I posted the details from their website and they did not specify the minimum age so I called my local Kohl’s store and was told that the Kohl’s Senior Discount is for  ages 60+ however, it cannot be combined with other discounts […]

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