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  • The Best Mattress for Your Money

      

    Looking for the best mattress for your money? To cut through the clutter of advertising you'll see out there, Consumer Reports has a look at the best mattresses and mattress...

  • How To Make Your Own Gluten-Free Flour at Home

      

    With gluten-free foods rising in popularity, we're also seeing higher prices on gluten-free goods at the grocery store. It's difficult to find a way to actually save money and stay on a...

  • 5 Cheap Options for Organic Food

      

    Looking to save money and eat healthy? Cheap options for organic food are available. Several new developments in the grocery field could help you get fresh and organic items more easily than...

  • 3 Great Deals at the Dollar Store

      

    Been to the dollar store lately? You would be amazed at what you can buy for only $1. Considering the level of inflation over the last couple of decades, the dollar store provides price...

  • 29 Ways To Keep Your Fresh Produce Fresher For Longer!

      

    One of the biggest culprits when it comes to your produce going bad is actually a natural and necessary thing. It's call Ethylene gas. It's produced naturally by fruits and vegetables in...

  • Best and Worst Retailers of the Year

      

    When you're shopping, the stores that treat you the best are the ones that deserve your money, right? Best and worst in retail and supermarkets The American Customer Satisfaction Index...

  • 4 Items To Always Buy Used

      

    Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're thrifty. But second hand doesn't have to necessarily mean rummaging...

  • Best and Worst Supermarket Chains

      

    A new tally of supermarkets names a Northeastern regional chain as the best grocery store in the nation. Best grocers in the nation Consumer Reports has crunched the data and found Wegmans...

  • Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products

      

    Blue Bell ice cream has recalled all of its products after some samples of ice cream tested positive for listeria. Consumers are being urged to either throw away any Blue Bell ice cream,...

  • 2 Reasons Not To Use Coupons

      

    Lauren and I love coupons. In fact, we were able to cut down our grocery bill from $1,000 per month down to $200 per month – and we owe a healthy portion of that savings to...

  • 3 Tips to Get the Most Value Out of Gift Cards

      

    Gift cards are really popular this time of year. But when you buy one, I want to make sure you are protected. Is your gift card going to be emptied before you even use it? Gift cards sold...

  • Sell Your Unwanted Gift Cards Online

      

    Did you receive gift cards you don't want this past holiday season? Here are 5 ways you can turn them into cash. Gift cards are extremely popular this time of year to get and give as gifts....

  • The #1 Secret You Don't Know About Outlet Shopping

      

    Do you like outlet shopping? What you think is a deal may be no deal at all because of a secret that the outlets keep closely guarded.   Outlet shopping moves from exurbs to the...

  • 3 Ways Super-Busy People Can Eat Healthy for Less!

      

    It can be challenging to eat healthy on a regular basis, especially when you're on the go, in a rush, or traveling for work. Grabbing a quick slice of pizza, a fatty patty between two buns,...

  • Amazon Will Deliver 25,000 Items to Your Doorstep in 2 Hours

      

    Amazon is changing from a discounter to a total convenience service. Survey after survey shows they no longer have the lowest price in the market. So they've decided their future isn't about price...