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Nov 25

Best Buy Generic or House Brands of Common Household Products

Buying generic or house brands are a “Win-Win” in many situations. These are the “no name” or [insert store name] brands of products that normally sit right beside major brand name products. You win by saving money, the retailer wins by making more money at the same time. Here are some products the you should always buy generic versions of if you want to save money Continue reading ...

Sep 03

Saving Money on Kitchen Remodeling

Saving money on kitchen remodeling is relatively easy. The key here is to try and tackle some of the project yourself. The attached article shares some of the ways that kitchen remodeling can be done both relatively easily and inexpensively. Continue reading ...

Aug 12

UPDATE: Free Beach Towel From General Mills

My Free Beach Towel from General Mills has arrived. Here are my thoughts about this free offer and the free towel. Continue reading ...

Jul 30

REVIEW See Spot Run … RESOLVE Laundry Stain Remover

I am a big fan of Consumer Reports Magazine. I recently read an article in the July, 2011, edition that rated laundry stain removers. I was intrigued by their CR BEST BUY choice, RESOLVE Laundry Stain Remover. Not only is is very inexpensive relative to its competitors, but apparently it does a superior job as well. I decided to do a little testing on my own. Here are my results … Continue reading ...

Jul 24

FREE: Beach Towel from General Mills

Get a Free beach towel from General Mills (the makers of Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Nesquick, etc.) for a limited time.  Free shipping is also included.  You get one free beach towel with each box of cereal that you buy (a unique code is printed inside each box).  Quite a deal, but quantities are limited so you’ll have to act fast if you want one … Continue reading ...

Sep 21

Save Money by Buying in Bulk

Purchasing staples like toilet paper, laundry detergent, or paper towels in bulk can save you lots of money and reduce the amount of times that you need go shopping. Buying in bulk is one of my personal favourite ways to get more with less. It also means that I almost never run out of stuff that is used regularly in our home. It is a frugal living must. Continue reading ...