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Are you loyal to certain brands? Think that means you can’t save money with coupons? Think again! This post will show you how you can keep your favorite brands and your great deals too!

Exploring New Favorites:

Coupon shopping has …

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companygreedI don’t get it. Who was the greedy, short-sighted marketer who came up with the idea to reward new customers but refuse to pass the same (or better) rewards on to loyal customers?

Cable companies, credit cards, cell phone providers, …

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valentinesdaydaThe New Year may have just arrived, but the shelves at major retail stores are already stocked with little red, pink, and white hearts—that’s right, Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. But if this holiday makes you a little queasy because …

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snowdayThe holiday season gets all the good associations with winter weather: caroling in the falling snow, sipping hot cocoa as you watch the drifts form in the back yard wrapped in your favorite fuzzy robe, falling into snow angels with …

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fashionshoppingMarketers have many interesting psychological techniques to get shoppers to purchase their products.

And these marketers aren’t just in-house employees at big brand organizations. There are companies out there dedicated to helping other companies conduct extensive market research just to …

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collegecostsGoing back to school as an adult can be a hard decision to make. Job and family commitments can make finding time to study difficult, while the expense of college will be compounded by existing financial obligations. Fortunately, there are …

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Its a start of a new year. This usually means new resolutions. Our top resolutions may be to lose weight, eat healthier, or actually use our gym membership. I know I am trying to get to the gym more often, …

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Beauty on a budget is seemingly impossible. High end products are pushed and promoted, while cheaper products get kicked to the curb. Making frugal moves in your beauty routine will maximize product usage and help you get the most out …

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couponing1-11-1So by now, you’ve probably collected a lot of items for your stockpile, and you’ve got them organized on your shelves, right? Well, lesson learned last week as I was cleaning up after Christmas, my family needs to eat more …

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There’s been too many times when I’ve returned from a trip with travel withdrawal.

What’s travel withdrawal? Also known as travel hangover, it’s the phenomenon that occurs after a trip when you’re desperate to start traveling again, as soon as …

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familySo you’re going to die. Everyone dies – it’s a fact of life – but are you ready to go at any time? You should be, especially if you have dependents or family members. Careful planning now will allow your …

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Living RoomLet’s face it: did I really change so much in the two years it took me to leave college and get my first, truly-living-on-my-own apartment? With a degree in 18th century travel texts and French linguistics, I can assure you …

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Coin Dropping Into Piggy BankThere is definitely a big difference in being frugal, and being cheap. A good example is the fact that frugal people care about the value of something, and how much they need it, as opposed to a cheap person, who …

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For most of us, exotic trips, luxury items, and even weekend getaways are a thing of the past. But this doesn’t mean you can’t live a rich, full life. All it takes is some creativity and a shift in attitude.…

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Jar of MoneyMoms may have always said that those well-timed stitches were all about saving extra work – but proverbs aside, they could also save you money too. Not every change that you make to improve your finances has an immediate payback …

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Planning ahead each week before buying your newspapers…couponing_2

I hope that everyone had a fantastic holiday season. I have to admit, that I did not do a lot of coupon shopping the past few weeks. We got ready for Christmas, …

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I am a goal-setting girl although not by nature. New Year’s resolutions used to leave me feeling like a failure because I took the “set it and forget it” approach.NewYearsResolut

I hated every milestone that rolled around, reminding me of …

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The holidays may be over, but the giveaways are not thanks to our hard working sales team and fantastic merchants.

We’re starting off the new year with the perfect prize for everyone heading back to school or back to work …