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Saving On The Go: YelpDeals

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It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Yelp.com (Source and Source). Yesterday, my love for the Yelp community and website grew a little bit fonder. Yesterday evening Yelp rolled out their latest mobile application update for iPhone and Android users to include their new feature: YelpDeals. These deals are not to be confused with Yelp’s Special Offers and ... Read More »

    Are Penny Auctions Sites Worth It? RIP-OFF Alert!

    beezid

    Penny auction sites are skyrocketing into the peripheral sites of digital users left and right. Steve recently wrote an article giving an inside look into one penny auction site: QuiBids.com. If you’ve never used or seen a penny auction site, let me break it down for you: there are various items, some big ticket and some small ticket, that are ... Read More »

      American Express Targets Whippersnappers With FourSquare Credit Deals

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      It was only a matter of time before credit card companies entered the location-based, social media scene. It was announced today that American Express and Foursquare have officially teamed up. I remember when Foursquare hit the scene back in 2009. “This is stupid” I said. “Why would I want anyone to know where I am? This won’t last” Wrong. A ... Read More »

        How Your iPhone Can Save You Money

        Groupon

        If you’re like me you constantly have your smartphone attached to your hip. In my case, I have my trusty digital sidekick (my iPhone) and I’m still amazed how far we’ve come with technology and mobile phones. I remember my first brick-like phone and only imagined in my wildest dreams having a phone this, well, smart! I got to thinking ... Read More »

          CouponCaboodle.com Website Review

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          I stumbled upon a new couponing site this week: CouponCaboodle.com. I decided to review this site to show what not to look for with couponing websites. http://youtu.be/5W5G0F1Gk3g The website has a clean cut and attractive design which automatically gains trust of a user. You are asked to input your first and last name along with your e-mail address and zip ... Read More »

            Moving Forward Radio Show: Triple Coupon Week

            Pams Haul

            Today I present to you, kind readers, another installment on the Moving Forward Radio Show with Pam Rhode and Amanda Miller! Pam and I have been couponing since about the end of March. We have been learning the ropes and are trying to perfect our styles of couponing. Couponing can be overwhelming but we’re trying to find a way to ... Read More »

              Is Couponing Really Worth It?

              Coupon Prep

              Today Pam and I set out at 6:30 am to our local Harris Teeter to double team Harris Teeter’s Triple Coupon week. We spent yesterday getting coupons ready and a list together for our early morning trip today. You see, Harris Teeter, like many other grocery stores will double coupons up to $0.99 on a daily basis and routinely they ... Read More »

                Summer Heat Got You Down And Your Energy Bills Up?

                photo © 2006 Braden Kowitz | more info (via: Wylio)It’s summer time! Or darn close to it. Here in the South East it got hot…quick! We’ve had very little time to get used to the heat but here it is and here is shall stay. Everyone I’ve been talking to recently has been cursing about having to turn on their ... Read More »

                  How To Save Money Cooking Dinner

                  photo © 2005 K.I.T. | more info (via: Wylio)I’ve compiled a short list of money saving techniques I’ve been practicing lately. Some of these things may seem obvious to some while epiphany moments to others. For me, my groceries are one of my largest expenses each month. The tips listed below are some helpful, handy and simple steps to help ... Read More »

                    Get Free Stickers to Slap on Your Credit Card to Remind Yourself Not to Spend

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                    My friends over at ReadyForZero are giving away free stickers to place on your credit cards to remind yourself to hold back on using the card. Supplies are limited. To to get your free set of stickers visit this link. Read More »

                      Financial Literacy Not a Band-Aid to Change All Factors for Smart Money Management

                      Figure 1: Financial Literacy and Financial Product Ownership - Difference between the lowest 20% of financial literacy scores and the top 20% of financial literacy scores

                      photo © 2010 Alan Cleaver | more info (via: Wylio)The Centre for Corporate Law and Securities Regulation in conjunction with The University of Melbourne released a Research Report in March 2011 about Financial Literacy and “What Causes Suboptimal Financial Behaviour? An Exploration of Financial, Social Influences and Behavioural Economics”. This following article will showcase their report and findings. All quotes ... Read More »

                        Saving Money with Groupon and Living Social Daily Deal Sites

                        Another fun and thrifty money saving tip from us here at GetOutOfDebt.org: daily deals! If you’re looking for a great way to find fun things to do and still save money you may want to check out daily deal sites such as Groupon and Living Social. I have become addicted to these websites – always excited for the next day’s ... Read More »

                          Coupons Saved Newlywed’s Household

                          Yesterday, I sat down over snacks with my friend Ann, my personal coupon guru, to talk couponing. In the very early days of us meeting I overheard her telling a friend, “I’ve got to get home and organize my coupons for tomorrow!” Intrigued, I jumped in the conversation and asked “what for?” She explained that Super Double Coupons at Harris ... Read More »

                            Saving Money With Couponing Doesn’t Have To Be Complicated

                            Kroger Receipt

                            The Art of Couponing is to save money on the items you use on a regular basis. Not to go out and get something for less money that you never have thought about using before or hoarding all the items you use or think you’ll use and have enough in your basement for a 20 year supply. A six month supply ... Read More »

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