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7 Tips to Get Your Car Out When Stuck in the Snow

Use these helpful tips the next time the car is stuck in the snow.

Chanda's Mexican Fiesta With Taco Bar

It can't be denied. Something about the great American passtime of football screams out for...well, Mexican food. Or at least a rather Americanized version of it (we know...Velveeta's not all that authentic...), and that's what we loved about Finalist #4, whose party includes an all-you-can eat taco bar that's fast and easy to construct. And how could we resist a hostess who decorates her taco shells!...


Get ready for Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the entire holiday shopping season with RedPlum’s printable Holiday Survival Kit. This free download includes:   Get-ready-to-shop tips Info on shopping safely online Printable checklist Price comparison guide Last-day to ship dates Last day to buy online dates And more! This is no longer available....

LAST CHANCE: Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas

So what's that? You didn't get mom a gift yet? We're here to help and let you know that there is still time to make her Mother's Day as special as she is. We've put together some great ideas for Mother's day, all of which will save you a few bucks.

Which Cell Phone Features Can You Skip?

Before you spend money on the latest cell phone. Here are the top three phone features to have on a mobile phone.

Fettered Felines: Should You Leash Train Your Cat? Part 1

By Janice Biniok Does your feline buddy have a hankering for the outdoors? If you plan on keeping your kitty safe on a leash, be aware that leashes have limitations. For instance, a leash may prevent your outdoor-loving feline from going on the lam, but it won't protect your cat from outdoor hazards. So don't forget to consider the three most important things before you leash train your cat: location,...

Take Our Quick Coupon Survey For A Chance To Win $100

Take Our Quick Coupon Survey For A Chance To Win $100

We Think it Rocks: Money-Saving Mortgage Tool

Okay, this probably doesn't seem like a scintillating topic for a blog post. We know this. But. BUT. stay with us. If you're a homeowner, or about to buy a place, looking at your mortgage options should be a big, shiny, sexy topic. Because honey, it can save you serious money!

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Get a Free 8x10 Collage Print from Just upload a few of your favorite pictures, arrange and voila! A FREE Collage for you! I created one of these from my wedding pictures - it came out excellent and it's hanging on my office wall as I type.

FREE $10 Gift Card with any Chipotle Purchase

Plink is offering a new special where you can get a $10 gift card (to any of Plink's retail/restaurant partners) just for making a purchase at Chipotle. No minimum purchase required.

Just in Time: Save Big with School Supply Coupons

Do you cringe when you see the back to school supply lists for your kids? We know how just how you feel. Luckily, we've got some awesome coupons for savings on school supplies.

Save Bunches on Lunches!

Back to school also means back to making lunches. And we're here to make that as inexpensive as possible - with a TON of coupons for school lunch essentials.

Easy Lawn Care Tips for a Beautiful, Inexpensive Yard

We all want a nice yard, but landscaping can be expensive and time consuming. Luckily, there are lots of things that you can do to spend less on your yard while keeping it looking great.

Beauty Mark: Our Favorite Beauty App!

Has your beauty routine gone stale? Wanna try something new? There’s an App for that!


day we have the opportunity to make someone's day better. One way to do it is with a simple Post-it Note. Leave a note in your kid's lunchbox - "You're great" Draw a pair of red lips on a Post-it and leave it on the bathroom mirror so it'll be the first thing he sees when he wakes up. Returning a borrowed book to a friend, leave a Post-it inside the cover - "Thanks! You're a great friend" How do you...