Hot Deal Alert! 50% Off Video Games at Target

My three boys live for their video games so I always wait for this best sale of the year to hook them up! This Thursday through Saturday, November 23rd through 25th, you can get 50% off video games at Target. If you have any video game lovers on your gift list this holiday season then you don’t want to miss this sale, be sure to also use your Target RedCard to get an additional 5% off.

How to Save Money on Medical Costs

How to Save Money on Medical Costs

Medical costs can add up FAST! The cost of insurance has skyrocketed and every day medical care prices are outrageous. When it comes to keeping your family healthy you can’t really cut corners, but these tips to save on medical costs can help keep the cost down so you can afford better medical care for your family.

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Free Christmas Gift & Holiday Planner Download!

Free Christmas Gift & Holiday Planner!

Okay, some of you may be thinking it’s a little early in the year for this, but with my small budget and my large gift list it’s never too early to get started on holiday planning! Between my five kiddos, my parents, my best friend and gift exchange parties at work I have a lot of people to buy Christmas gifts for. That’s not even considering the neighbors, the mail lady, the kids’ teachers, and all the other people I can’t remember right now! If I don’t start thinking about this stuff early then my entire budget is blown for months. That’s why I REALLY need a Christmas Planner and I thought it’d be awesome to share these super holiday strategies with you.

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How to Save Money on Your Cable Bill

How to Save Money on Your Cable Bill

When it comes to places we think to make cuts in our budget, the Cable Bill is often high on the list. Most people will admit they pay way more for cable than they would like and the good news is that you can easily save money on your cable bill!

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How to Save Money on Sports Equipment

How to Save Money on Sports Equipment

Many of us enter parenthood not really knowing what to expect when our kids start playing sports. As a child, you don’t really count the cost of what playing sports adds up to, you just play. Normally, the parents are the ones forking over the money for sports equipment. No matter what sport your child plays, there are some ways you can save on sports equipment.

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10 Essentials Your College Student Needs for Back to School

10 Essentials Your College Student Needs for Back to School

Back to school season is here for our college students. Many parents don’t know what to send with their college kids, but they need back to school supplies just as much as anyone else. If you’re sending your student off to college soon, here’s a list of 10 essentials they’ll need for back to school.

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Preparing for Back to School on a Tight Budget

Preparing for Back to School on a Tight Budget

Who doesn’t have a tight budget when getting ready for school? The schools expect you to whip out supplies, clothes and shoes are needed, and it all seems to add up very quickly. It is possible to prepare for school on a tight budget and here’s how you do it.

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Take Advantage of Your State’s Tax Free Shopping Days

Take Advantage of Your State’s Tax Free Shopping Days

Back to school shopping is my favorite shopping season of the year since I work on Christmas and birthday gifts all year long to make it less painful on the budget.  One of the best ways to save another 7% to 10% right off the top (depending on where you live) is to plan ahead and shop on your state’s tax free shopping days. Many states have tax-free shopping weekends in August, where customers don’t pay sales tax on items like school supplies, electronics and clothing.  Use the list below to find out if your state has a tax-free weekend and what items it exempts. Most of the information below is courtesy of TaxAdmin.org and I’d recommend verifying each state through the links provided.

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7 Great Tips to Get the Most Out of Amazon Prime Day!

7 Great Tips to Get the Most Out of Amazon Prime Day!

Every year on Prime Day Amazon brings us thousands of deals on all the stuff we’re into and it’s a great time to plan ahead so you can grab some things you want or need at fabulous prices. With a few simple tips you can score hot items on your gift list and even everyday items like books and groceries at prices you just can’t find elsewhere. If you aren’t already an Amazon Prime Member then go ahead and sign up for your free 30 day trial membership and follow the tips below so you’ll be ready to shop for 30 Hours of Deals on Prime Day Tuesday, July 11th! You’ll find Prime Day deals early this year starting at 6pm PT / 9pm ET on July 10th. New deals start as often as every 5 minutes for 30 hours straight.

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8 Ways to Save Money at the Ball Park

8 Ways to Save Money at the Ball Park

Are you a ball park parent that spends endless hours watching your child play baseball or softball? If so, you might have noticed how costly these weekends can be. Spending your weekends at the ball park often means enjoying your meals there, but the good news is there are ways you can save some cash. If you are a ball park parent and looking for ways to do it for less, look at these 8 ways to save money at the ball park and see how simple it can be.

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