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Jul 15, 2019
8 Prime Day Deals Our Editors Are Snagging This Year
From long days at the beach, to barbecues that last late into the warm night, to family road trips that involve stopping at as many swimming holes as possible, summer is all about enjoying life....
Jun 4, 2019
7 Tips for Navigating a Farmer's Market From a Professional Chef
Enjoying fresh produce is by far one of the best parts of summer — corn on the cob, tomato salad, watermelon slices, the list goes on. For those of us who don't have our own gardens, a farmer's...
May 24, 2019
28 Memorial Day Furniture Sales You Won't Want to Miss
If your bed is creaky, your hardwood table is scuffed, and your loveseat is falling apart, the best Memorial Day furniture sales will get you what you need for ultra-low prices. JCPenney, Pier 1...
May 8, 2019
8 Expert Shopping Tips That'll Save You a Bunch of Cash
On the eternal quest for the best deal, we asked some top shopping experts to share their little-known tricks of the trade. Read on for their surprising strategies to ensure you get the rock-bottom...
May 2, 2019
11 Stylish and Spacious Beach Bags For Summer
We bet (or hope!) you'll be making a lot of trips to the beach this summer — which means you need a roomy and durable bag to cart towels, sunscreen, snacks, and more! This year, let's ditch the...
Apr 26, 2019
8 Pro Tips for Scoring Sweet Freebies That Will Save You Hundreds
No need to spend your hard-earned money on food, haircuts, and more when you can get it all for free! FIRST polled the pros for tricks to save hundreds. 1. Set alerts on Craigslist. “Your local...
Apr 24, 2019
How 10 Seconds Can Help You Save Money While Shopping
Keeping yourself within a budget can be difficult no matter how old you get or what you do for a living. As I started looking for tips on how to keep my spending in check, one simple trick stood...
Apr 23, 2019
My New Favorite Jeans Are Only $23 at Walmart
Finding jeans that flatter my figure isn’t the easiest task, so I don’t mind splurging if I find a pair that fit well. But usually, If they work for my thighs, they’re too large at the waist; if...
Apr 12, 2019
3 Smart Ways to Avoid Identity Theft
Regardless of where or when you shop, the threat of identity thieves is always there. Take a look to learn how you can protect yourself before you checkout! 1. In a Store: Shield Your Card The...
Mar 12, 2019
15 Amazon Secrets That Will Save You Money When You Shop
Using these Amazon hacks to save money will come in handy if you're a big online shopper. Chances are you've got a few tips of your own when it comes to saving money on Amazon — but we're guessing...
Feb 13, 2019
23 Long-Lasting Foods to Buy in Bulk and Save Money
Knowing the best foods to buy in bulk will save you money the next time you're shopping at a big-box store. After all, food can get expensive when you're trying to feed a family. While the cost...
Feb 5, 2019
Is There Really a Secret Code Behind Target Clearance Items?
If you’ve spent any time scrolling through Pinterest or searching popular couponing blogs, you’ve probably come across a theory that claims you can save more at Target stores by paying closer...
Dec 20, 2018
This Toy Vacuum That Actually Works Is the Best Gift for Kids and Parents Alike
We write about products we think our readers will like. If you buy them, we get a small share of the revenue from the supplier. As grown ups, chores like cleaning up our homes aren’t really...
Dec 2, 2018
6 Tips for Becoming the Best Gift Giver This Christmas
Fast forward to December 23 at 6 a.m. It's the last shopping day before Christmas, and you've left it way too late to buy anything online so you're heading out to your nearest shopping center with...
Oct 18, 2018
27 Best Winter Coats for Women You Can Shop at Nordstrom Today
With temperatures dipping left and right, it's officially time to start shopping for the best winter coats for women. An essential in every woman's closet, with the right winter coat, you'll be...
Oct 15, 2018
Sears Files for Bankruptcy — Here's What That Means for Shoppers
Retail giant Sears, whose parent company also owns Kmart, has filed for bankruptcy. With the holidays fast approaching, news of the venerable shopping center closing its doors may throw a wrench in...
Aug 28, 2018
3 Ways to Stop Wasting Money on Things You Don't Need — Even If They're on Sale
Shopping is fun! Actually, it’s more than just fun. Shopping a sale can be a smart thing to do, as long as you’re shopping for something you and your family need now or in the very near future....
May 23, 2018
7 Reasons Why JOANN Stores Are Our Happy Place
Let’s be honest: These days, shopping is either a chore (getting stuff you need) or an enjoyable experience (browsing for stuff you want). But there’s also a third kind of shopping, the kind that...
May 4, 2018
7 Secrets That'll Turn T.J.Maxx Into Your Shopping Paradise
If you’re a money-saving queen, then you know exactly where to go to get your designer handbag fix on a budget: T.J.Maxx. But did you know there are a few secret ways to save even more? Here are...
Apr 9, 2018
How to Find Out If Your Personal Info Was Stolen in the Hack of Best Buy, Kmart, Sears, and Delta
Have you wandered the aisles of Best Buy or Kmart within the past year? You might want to check your credit card accounts: Thanks to a security issue with customer service software (basically, an...
Apr 3, 2018
Bed Bath & Beyond Will Accept Toys 'R' Us Gift Cards for a Limited Time
Beloved retailer Toys "R" Us announced plans to liquidate all of its locations in mid-March, leaving many would-be shoppers wondering what would happen the Toys "R" Us gift cards still sitting in...
Mar 16, 2018
Winn-Dixie Files for Bankruptcy, Will Close Nearly 100 Stores
Bad news, shoppers: Almost 100 Winn-Dixie, Harveys, and BI-LO grocery stores are closing as a result of their parent company preparing for a possible bankruptcy. "After careful consideration, we...
Mar 15, 2018
Toys 'R' Us Plans to Liquidate All of Its U.S. Stores
Tough news, toy shoppers: On March 15, 2018, Toys "R" Us filed paperwork in bankruptcy court that will result in the liquidation and sale of all its roughly 800 U.S. locations. Sadly, the move...
Jan 11, 2018
Walmart Abruptly Closes 63 Sam's Clubs, Lays Off Thousands of Workers
Walmart became the most recent chain to shutter some of it's stores. Following a rash of store closings by Sears, Kmart, and Macy's, Walmart shut down 63 Sam's Club locations unexpectedly, causing...
Dec 22, 2017
5 Tricks for Returning Gifts When You Lost the Receipt
We've all been there before: Frantically searching through our purse to find the receipt that we just know is in there, trying to ignore the dirty looks from the impatient customers huffing and...
Dec 13, 2017
Make Sure You're Getting Good Deals by Filtering Out Fake Amazon Reviews
If you thought online reviews were the easiest way to get honest feedback about whatever product it is that you're trying to buy, you may want to rethink how you're curating those reviews —...
Dec 8, 2017
Baby It’s Cold Outside: 13 Best Winter Comforters for Staying Cozy
Winter is still working its snowy, cold magic, so having the best winter comforters at the ready will keep you and your family snug no matter how cold it is outside. Not only does this save you...
Dec 7, 2017
Gift Ideas for the Men You're Grateful for This Season — All for Under $35
The holidays are already a crazy time, but we're making them a little less stressful with this handy gift guide for all the men in your life. No more need to hit the mall, wandering aimlessly...
Dec 5, 2017
Never Forget Your Grocery List Again Thanks to New Mobile App
Before going to the grocery store, you probably jot down the few things you need on a piece of paper, or a napkin if that's closer, only to get there and realize you've left the list on the...
Nov 22, 2017
4 Reasons Why I Have Totally Given Up on Black Friday, and You Should Too
To say that I have a dislike of Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving where retailers offer massive discounts — is an understatement. I loathe everything about this day, and I think you should,...