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  • TV buying guide

      

    There are so many choices out there confronting the TV buyer. Everything from TV type like LCD, LED, and Plasma to an insane amount of features on new smart TVs. It's enough to have your head...

  • 12 of the best and worst outlet stores

      

    Shoppers who want real deals will often head to outlet stores and malls. But how can you tell a good outlet store from a bad one? Read more: Are the deals better in stores or online? Here...

  • 10 surprises you probably didn't know about Publix

      

    Publix bills itself as the place "where shopping is a pleasure." The Southeastern grocery chain certainly lives up to that promise with free carryout service to take your groceries to...

  • 8 foods you should never reheat in the microwave

      

    Reheating food in the microwave is a common kitchen ritual in modern America. We all know about the dangers of reheating certain kinds of containers, but did you know that certain foods pose...

  • 4 simple alternatives to mosquito repellent

      

    As you go outside this summer, the mosquitos are sure to bite you. Fortunately, there are some simple ways to repel them without using DEET. Don't worry, this advice won't be just...

  • 5 ways to get the most life out of your toothpaste tube, ketchup bottle and more

      

    Are you the type of person who hates to throw something away before you've gotten every last drop out of it? It's like throwing money away, right? Fortunately there are some hacks...

  • 10 secret tricks to save even more on Amazon!

      

    Just last year, Amazon surpassed Walmart as the world's biggest retailer. With the rise of bargain-hunting consumers who are not only looking for good deals, but also convenience, online...

  • 9 surprises you probably didn't know about Walmart

      

    It's the store everybody loves to hate! Well, maybe Walmart isn't so bad after all. Read on for some well-known and some obscure facts about the big-box discounter and decide for...

  • 19 things you didn't know you could wash in the dishwasher

      

    You might think of your dishwasher as a device for washing, well . . . dishes, but your dishwasher is actually a magical clean-just-about-everything, even-stuff-others-would-consider-disgusting...

  • How these 6 new retail trends will impact your wallet

      

    The retail industry is going through some big changes these days. With many recent store closings and a general shift in focus to online access to goods and services, it's clear...

  • 8 things you probably didn't know about Trader Joe's

      

    In the supermarket industry, there's a new champion: Trader Joe's. The quirky grocer with the staffers in Hawaiian shirts and the plastic lobster hidden somewhere in the store got the best...

  • 9 items you should never buy at the dollar store

      

    If you're always looking for the best deals, the dollar stores are a great place to save big on a variety of things, from gift wrapping and cards to cleaning products and party...

  • How to get 15% cash back at 250 online stores this week

      

    Ebates, the popular online cash back website, is having a birthday this week. In celebration of the event, you can get 15% back on your purchases at over 250 online stores! Read...

  • 5 ways to buy nice furniture on a budget

      

    Whether it’s an upgrade here and there or a full-on brand new apartment or house you’re looking to furnish, buying new furniture can be a daunting (and expensive) task. With so many...

  • 5 ways to get prices so cheap...you won't believe your eyes!

      

    When you're shopping online looking for the best deal, don't you just love it when you find something that's so deeply discounted that it seems like the price is a misprint?! These...