Tag: savvy consumer

When Copying Pays Off

When Copying Pays Off

Being a copycat can pay off!  No, it’s not cheating – at least not in my mind; it is being resourceful and frugal.  Yes, I have something on my mind. Chicken wings, to be specific.  One of my comfort foods – OK, my top comfort food – is hot chicken wings, but not just any […]

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More Things You Should Never Buy New

More Things You Should Never Buy New

Repost: Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! Many people would like to save money buying resale and thrift items, but they’re not quite sure whether they’re getting a great deal. Or they don’t really go beyond simple items like clothing, glassware, and small items. I recently ran across an article published in U.S. News […]

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LEGOLAND: FREE Admission for Teachers

LEGOLAND: FREE Admission for Teachers

FREE Admission for Teachers – 2015!! Do you see what I see? Email your favorite teacher and tell him/her that they can go to LEGOLAND for free this upcoming May 2, 3, 9, 10, 30 or 31. This deal is valid for K-12 California classroom teachers. Have you been there lately? Discover over 60 rides, […]

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Free Comic Book Day at SoCalComics

Free Comic Book Day at SoCalComics

Saturday, May 2nd 2015 marks the annual Free Comic Book Day event for the comic industry and Southern California Comics (in San Diego) will host a spectacular party for all attendees! This is a free event open to all ages and everyone is welcome to attend. This event will feature free comics for all participants, […]

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Great Gifts for Mother’s Day

Great Gifts for Mother’s Day

The following post includes affiliate links. I am not sure if you are like I am, but I love being surprised with thoughtful and meaningful gifts. I am not one for flowers or chocolates just because it is Mother’s Day, but, rather, an event or a treat that I wouldn’t have guessed was coming my way!  Here are a […]

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