Tag: coupons

Why Are Many Rich People So Thrifty?

Why are Bill and Warren so happy? Because Warren brought his BOGO coupon so they could get a free lunch at McD’s! Billionaire’s Bill Gates and Warren Buffett were on a trip together when they decided to stop and have lunch together at McDonald’s. Before they got to the counter, Buffett reached into his pocket …

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How to Get the Best Deals on the Best Appliances

What to do you do when your appliances are old? I bought my house 12 years ago this May and had to purchase appliances that didn’t come with the house. I’ve been fortunate to have none of my home appliances completely fail and need to be replaced. However, I know the day is coming, and …

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Apps That Search for Coupons While You Shop Online

One of the more frustrating things I find while shopping online is when it comes time to checkout, I discover the store accepts coupon codes and I don’t have any. It almost feels like I’m throwing money away because I know there is a coupon code out there (somewhere) that I could use. I then …

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$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway Courtesy of RetailMeNot (and Cupid)

Happy Valentine’s Day! We’re fortunate enough to team with RetailMeNot to offer one lucky reader a $100 VISA gift card. A little bit about RetailMeNot (RMN). I’m sure you’ve seen their commercials on TV or a stray ad here and there. They are the “largest digital coupon destination in the US”. Google a coupon code …

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10 Grocery Shopping Secrets from a Grocery Store Manager

 Like most thrifty folks, I am always on the lookout for new ways to save money. And with the price of everything going up – including at the grocery store – I thought it would be helpful to get some “insider” tips. And so I asked a friend of mine who is a manager at …

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6 Places to Find Coupon Codes

To get the best online deals – you really need to know where to find coupon codes that are offered by for your favorite retailer. I’ve written before about how to find the best online deals – but today I’d like to tell you where you can specifically look to get unique coupons you can use …

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Are Coupons Dying?

I think I was surprised as anyone when JCPenney’s announced they were going to a coupon/discount-free based pricing model. In other words, they are doing away with the weekly coupons and just giving the customer the best value. They call it, “everyday low pricing”. Sound familiar? This all leads me to wonder, “are coupons dying …

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Top 10 thrifty websites

As I’ve started to amass a large collection of coupons I’ve also found a ton of great sites that help me in being notified of deals, coupons, or upcoming ads. Here is my list of the top 10 coupons sites everyone should have handy when trying to get a thrifty deal. Money Saving Mom.com (probably …

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