Monthly Archives: February 2013

Coupon Network

Coupon Network

There are several ways to save with the Coupon Network: Printable Coupons are grocery manufacturer coupons that you can print right away and use at any store. YourBucks® Offers are dollars-off rewards on future purchases. You can print YourBucks® reminders so you remember what to buy when you go to a store. When you buyRead article

Yelp Local Deals

Yelp Local Deals

Yelp is a good way to find great local businesses like dentists, hair stylists, and mechanics. You can even use it to find the best places to eat. To find out which is the best, read the over 36 million local reviews written on Yelp by people who have used these businesses. And also see the dealsRead article

Emergency Cash Fund

Emergency Cash Fund

Given the volatile nature of the world we live in, it is prudent to prepare yourself with a basic supply of food, other necessities, and money—in case of an emergency or a change in life situation. Emergencies or Life Changes When you hear “emergency,” you probably think of a hurricane, earthquake, or other natural disaster. Maybe youRead article

25% Off Supplements at Healthy Directions

25% Off Supplements at Healthy Directions

Looking for health supplements at value prices? Healthy Directions is North America’s #2 mail order provider of nutritional supplements. For President’s Day, they offer 25% off all orders, no minimum, plus free shipping on orders over $99. Just use the promotional code PRES1 when you check out. They always have a deal of the dayRead article

Wait for Retirement a Few More Years

Wait for Retirement a Few More Years

In 1995, workers said they expected to retire at age 60 on average. In 2012, the average worker expects to retire at 66. Benefits of postponing retirement: First, you can nearly double your annual Social Security payouts if you delay retirement from age 62 to 70. In addition, your extra 8 years of income playRead article

Honey Finds & Applies Online Coupon Codes

Honey Finds & Applies Online Coupon Codes

Honey automatically searches for and applies coupon codes when you shop online. We’ve written before about the mobile app RetailMeNot that lets you find coupons and discounts for your favorite store. If you like RetailMeNot, we think you’ll love using Honey when you shop online. With one click, Honey searches for coupon codes and automaticallyRead article

6 Ideas to Build Your Savings

6 Ideas to Build Your Savings

1. Have money automatically deposited to your 401(k), savings account, or college savings account. This is a more sure way to build your savings. Although fewer than 40% of savers do this, it is easier to exercise self-control if your money is less available. 2. Each time you get a raise in pay, send halfRead article

Get a Deal on a Buying a Car

Get a Deal on a Buying a Car

To get a good deal on wheels, you need to play with the numbers—and play dealers off one another. The following are some ideas on how to get a good deal on purchasing an automobile from the article “Cars” in Money magazine (May 2012, pp. 70-1): Avoid the hard sell by deciding on the modelRead article

Save on Home Remodeling

Save on Home Remodeling

Here are ideas on how to save on a home remodeling project: Do it off-season. Like accountants and farmers, home-improvement pros have a slow season when they may slash prices to get business. Redoing your bathroom in January, replacing a furnace in July, or installing a patio in November could save you 5-15%. Buy online.Read article