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Battle the Bulge With Cheap Indoor Workouts

Posted on 12/28/2011 15:23 EST

For many people, the long winter months bring skiing, sledding, and other fun activities that go along with the white stuff. For others, winter puts an end to running and other outdoor fitness activities that keep the weight off. Going to the gym can prove an expensive substitute, so here are a few worthwhile ideas for affordable inside workouts. Read More

Cheap and Free New Year's Eve Celebration Tips

Posted on 12/22/2011 12:23 EST

Christmas hasn't even come and gone yet, but you may already be thinking ahead to New Year's Eve. For some people this means bidding farewell with a bang to one year and entering the next with an empty wallet and a slight hangover. You can avoid both unpleasant ends by ushering in 2012 in budget-savvy style. Read More

10 Retail Store Apps to Help Save Time and Money

Posted on 12/16/2011 7:16 EST

Are you feeling rushed to finish up your holiday shopping? Overcrowded aisles and hard-to-find sales help no doubt add to the anxiety. This is a moment when store-specific shopping apps can come to your rescue. Read More

10 Best Shopping Apps

Posted on 12/15/2011 7:44 EST

More and more savvy shoppers are using shopping apps on their smartphones to find the biggest and best deals. In this week's app roundup, we bring you some shopping apps that can help you find the best products for the lowest price as you wrap up (or embark on) your holiday shopping. (Make sure to also read our retail stores apps review for the top ten store-specific apps.) Read More

Tips for Saving on a Live Christmas Tree

Posted on 12/9/2011 13:34 EST

If you're one of the millions of Americans planning to celebrate the Christmas holiday with a real Christmas tree, you're no doubt trying to decide when and where to buy one without chipping away at your holiday budget. The National Christmas Tree Association reports the cost of a live Christmas tree ranges from $15 to $200 depending on factors such as tree size, the species, where it's sold, and when you buy it. Truth be told, we've never seen one priced as low as $15, but if you have, do share. In the meantime, here are some tips for getting the best price on a real Christmas tree. Read More

How to Save More With Mail-in Rebates

Posted on 12/8/2011 10:36 EST

How to Host a Budget Holiday Party

Posted on 12/6/2011 12:40 EST

Holiday Shoppers Can Save 29% at Outlet Stores: Cheapism Study

Posted on 12/1/2011 17:51 EST

Sites That Help Stretch Your Holiday Budget

Posted on 12/1/2011 14:08 EST


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