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How to Get Rid of Used Books (And Make Some Money Doing it!)

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Books have an uncanny ability to transport you into other worlds. You get to envision worlds and creatures you could never imagine and places that are made in dreams. Alongside transporting you from reality, books have the ability to teach as new and exciting things like how to write a software program or invest in the stock market. While books are great, after a while they begin to pile up on your bookshelf at home. Often times once you read a book the first time, you seldom pick it up again. Read more […]

5 Ways to Minimize Burial Expenses

I recently had a conversation with a friend about the various costs associated with her relative's funeral. Having never had to organize or pay for a funeral myself, I was shocked to learn just how many fees were involved. Luckily, there are a lot of ways to minimize burial expenses. 1. Get Insurance in Advance If you're able to plan ahead then the best way to minimize burial expenses is to get the proper insurance in place ahead of time. This includes life insurance as well as burial insurance. Read more [...]

Don’t Buy These 5 Things at Warehouse Clubs

Discount shoppers often flock to warehouse stores like BJ’s, Costco, and Sam’s Club. First, these stores can be pretty convenient, offering up food, beverages, clothing, toys, electronics, and more. Second, shoppers often score deals because they are buying in bulk, allowing them to pay less per serving, ounce, or item. But, while many of the food and drink prices represent real bargains, not everything you can find at Sam’s Club, Costco, or BJ’s is actually a deal. With that in mind, Read more [...]

The 5 Best Vegetable Choppers on the Market 2019

  If you are tired of cutting up veggies by hand, purchasing the best vegetable chopper you can find is a wise move. These kitchen appliances make meal prep easier and quicker. If you are looking for the best vegetable choppers around, here are five that deserve your attention. 1. Fullstar Vegetable Chopper This Fullstar Vegetable Chopper isn’t just affordable; it also comes with numerous attachments and a microwave and oven-safe glass container. You could chop and roast vegetables Read more [...]

How to Get the Best Amazon Deals “Bargain Finds”

When it comes to online shopping, Amazon is king. While the site is known for offering reasonable pricing on many items, that doesn't mean you shouldn't seek out better bargains. Some of the best deals on Amazon require a bit of effort to find, but the process is not difficult. If you are ready to get your hands on some real bargain finds on Amazon, here is what you need to do. Head to the Today’s Deals Page Whether you are shopping for something specific or simply want to see if there Read more [...]

My Daughter’s Coupon Tips Helped Me Save Thousands

In reality, most people can’t reach the heights of Extreme Couponing. But that doesn’t mean couponing isn’t great for saving money. In fact, my daughter’s coupon tips helped me save thousands. Here’s how. Taking Advantage of Double Coupon Days My daughter’s couponing helped me understand the power of double coupon days. Some grocery stores allow shoppers to double the value of their coupons by making purchases at specific times, usually on less popular days. By getting groceries Read more [...]

Healthy Costco Foods – Tips, Tricks and a Shopping List

If you’re anything like me,  you get distracted by the rotisserie chicken, baked goods and the new food items they have in stock every time I happen to go there. It’s so tempting to go from aisle to aisle just to see what you can get. Yes, it’s hard not to pick up that massive cheesecake for a deep discount, but Costco is more than that. There are some pretty die-hard fans out there that rave about healthy Costco foods. You can find a whole range of organic products, as well as ones Read more [...]

Costco Chili Review – Is It Worth The Hype?

Costco has become something of a cult-like chain store, mesmerizing millions of customers (and visitors) each year. I’m actually one of them. Yeah, you definitely get some really good discounts, but there’s so much more. And no, I’m not talking about the rotisserie chicken everyone likes to drool over I’m taking about Costco chili. If you pass by the Costco food court on your way out the door, you may have noticed that they now have chili on the menu. They started rolling out this Read more [...]

How to Save Money on New Tech Products for Your Family

Nowadays, purchasing any new type of technology can be expensive. Computers, smartphones and household appliances can cost hundreds of dollars. New models are being released constantly, and it can be quite tempting to just go ahead and grab the latest gadget available. When you purchase a new product, most of the time you are spending more than what the product is actually worth. Costs can also add up if you have a household full of tech-savvy family members - everyone wants their own gadgets. We Read more [...]

Get Free Shipping at ThredUp – The Ultimate Clothing Resale Store

If you can’t stop buying clothes (as long as you budgeted for it right?), you can still look stylish by buying used clothes. One such place is an online consignment store called ThredUp. In fact you can get free shipping at ThredUp! So yes, you can browse at what can equate to a garage sale (or ebay, but much better) online in your pajamas. How cool is that? Yes, But Is It Legit? In a nutshell, yes. Not only have I found great deals on there, but friends of mine have too. I needed a few Read more [...]