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Savvy Shopping

Anne Middleton
April 25th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 25th, 2016

Remember the tradition of clipping coupons?  Although this practice is still relevant in today’s budget conscious world, the increase of on-line promotion codes and other internet deals are permeating the shopping landscape.  Professional shoppers realize that by not using a discount code, the consumer is leaving significant money on the table. Traditional Deals An estimated 70% of coupon users still use print-based coupons such as those in free standing inserts (FSI) typically found in Sunday papers to find savings.  But coupons and discount codes from the back of catalogs have grown way beyond traditional print vehicles.

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Impressive And Affordable Drink Recipes

Anne Middleton
April 23rd, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 23rd, 2016

Cocktail recipes that can result in a series of “oohs” and “aahs” do not have to be complicated to be impressive.  No, you don’t need a blow torch or the ability to juggle bottles of liquor to impress your friends with some boozy wizardry. All you need are great drink recipes and a fun attitude. There are literally hundreds of cocktails that are delicious, inexpensive and can be made in a few simple steps. Total alcoholic beverage sales in the United States amounted to approximately $211.6 billion.  One of the most popular spirits was whiskey.  The demand was so great that companies like Wild Turkey struggled to keep up with orders.

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Budget-Friendly Party Tips

Anne Middleton
April 22nd, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 22nd, 2016

Hosting the perfect a dinner party, movie viewing event using Netflix or Redbox or even holding a wine tasting event with friends doesn't have to be an expensive endeavor. Here are some budget-friendly party tips. One Course, Better Budget Prepping and cooking a complete meal can be tiring and costly. Since meat is the priciest ingredient in most meals, serving an elegant vegetarian dish is a great way to control your costs. Instead of a full meal, focus on a single theme-like a dessert party.

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Are There Benefits To Changing Wireless Carriers?

Anne Middleton
April 20th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 20th, 2016

Every day, we are bombarded with advertisements telling us to change our wireless carrier.  Better deals, better service, better phones are proposed from every company.  But all any of us really craves is dependability, rapid network speed, coverage and phone choices. Focus on Sprint and Boost Mobile for your wireless needs and you won’t be disappointed. Smartphones Today Today nearly two-thirds of Americans (64%) own a smartphone.  Users are turning to these mobile devices and using their service as they navigate a wide range of life events: • 68% of smartphone owners use their phone to follow along with breaking news events.

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Money Saving Tips You Likely Never Thought Of Using

Anne Middleton
April 19th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 19th, 2016

Let's face it:  being concerned about finances can be extremely stressful. Most of us are always looking for ways on how to save money. Whether you want to save money on food or entertainment, there are some unique money saving tips you can explore that range from recycling to upcycling.  Take a look: Home Utilities. Your parents were right…turn off the lights when you leave the room! Turning off that hallway light or and shutting off lights in unused rooms can save you a bit of dough on a daily basis. Wash your clothes in cold water.  The most expensive part of washing clothes is heating up the water.

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Get Your NBA Gear For The Playoffs

Anne Middleton
April 18th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 18th, 2016

The National Basketball Association’s season ended in a stunning and exciting fashion with records set and farewells to league megastars. Now it is time for the basketball playoffs. It is not unusual to believe in the superstition that watching the game wearing a basketball jersey of the team’s star player or putting on a pair of lucky socks will help your team win. Sports Authority and the NBA Store can provide you with the official gear of the basketball team you love. Basketball originated in the United States and today it is beloved by millions of people worldwide of all ages, economic backgrounds and genders.

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Books You Should Bring To The Beach This Summer

Anne Middleton
April 15th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 15th, 2016

The hottest titles for the summer of 2016 include suspense, romance, family and advice. Whether you jump in your car to visit one of the 640 Barnes & Noble bookstores or decide to order these wonderful volumes of words from Books-A-Million, these manuscripts are perfect for the warm weather and vacation travel. According to the American Booksellers Association, retail sales at bookstores were up by 3.8% in January 2016 compared to January 2015 and totaled an estimated whopping $1,480 million. Barnes & Noble, Inc. is the largest book retailer in the United States. They stock over 1 million titles for immediate delivery.

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Myths And Tips About Your Credit Score

Anne Middleton
April 14th, 2016
Anne Middleton on April 14th, 2016

How is your knowledge on the basic facts about your credit score?  Do you know what credit score range constitutes a good credit score? Generating a good credit score is achieved by paying bills on time, reducing balances and applying for credit only when you need it. Just because you “want” to make a purchase (big or small) doesn’t mean you “need” to purchase it.  Discretionary spending is a key component of establishing a good credit score. What is a Credit Score? For the most part, credit scores are designed to evaluate how big of a risk it would be to lend you money.

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8 Tips For Your Gym Workout

Anne Middleton
April 13th, 2016

Getting in shape and taking the time to condition your body with fitness exercises is extremely important to your health and well-being. Joining a gym is a fantastic way to achieve the fitness levels you want. Naturally, when you first begin working out at a gym, the idea may seem incredibly daunting. Don’t worry and don’t let it stop you. Soon enough you will be working out at the gym like one of superstars featured on the Nike.com website.   Gym memberships are popular and provide a central location to get your workout. In 2014, U.S. fitness centers had a total membership of over 54 million.

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4 Tax Tips For Procrastinators

Anne Middleton
April 12th, 2016

Time is almost up! Yes, the annual event of paying taxes has arrived. Now is the moment to get your required paperwork and forms submitted, including all your tax deductions so that you can receive your tax refund check. Believe it or not, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) reports that the citizens of the United States are one of the least taxed populaces in the world. This year, procrastinators can rejoice since there are three extra days to finish your taxes. This year's filing deadline is April 18th.

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