Weekly Update - Thermostat Recommendations, October Deals and more
Fall is officially here, temperatures are falling, Halloween is looming, and many people are still unemployed. October is also a good month to score deals on a variety of items. We were busy this past week keeping you in-the-know about all kinds of frugal options. Check out our new posts.
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Thermostats. With energy costs rising and heating season starting, you may be in need of a cheap programmable thermostat. We found four, all costing less than $40, that automatically adjust the heat to temperature settings of your choosing. Lower energy bills are possible if you use the thermostat efficiently.
New Blog Posts:
October Deals. October is an odd month for shopping – pre-holidays and post-summer – but there are still opportunities galore for money-saving buys. We compiled a list of deals unique to this month.
Make Money While Unemployed. The unemployment rate is more than a statistic – it's people who need a way to make money. We pulled together a few tips that can help folks put some cash in their pockets while searching for steady work.
Original and Cheap Halloween Costumes. Costumes can be a major drag on a tight Halloween budget. But not if you take inspiration from our list of frugal ways to create unique and novel Halloween costumes for children and adults alike.
Celebrate Halloween on the Cheap at Events Across the Country. We assembled a list of upcoming Halloween events in five major U.S. cities that are geared to families, couples, and young adults.