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Love is getting cheaper. Valentine’s Day spending will drop 5% this year with jewelry, intimate apparel and dining out taking the biggest hits, according to market researcher IBISWorld. You may opt for homemade gifts this year, or you could find some great discounts to lower the cost of gifts. One source of V-day coupon codes is CouponChief.com. The site pays users who register and upload
I grew up in a house where food was never scarce. To make sure I ate well when I went to college, my mother gave me a credit card to use for all my groceries. “I don’t want you to worry about having enough to eat,” she said. I am grateful for my mother’s generosity when it comes to food and nearly everything else. But
My sister points out a fabulous way to save money on cell phone service: get your family and friends on the same cell phone carrier and buy a family plan. The potential perks are many: Some cell phone carriers do not charge you when you call someone on the same carrier. AT&T does this, for instance. Other carriers let you call a certain number of
It is hard to stop wanting stuff when your paycheck runs out, so why not join your local Freecycle Network and see what other people in your community are giving away? Freecyclers trade stuff, keeping items out of landfills. There are 4,670 groups with 6,327,042 members across the globe, according to Freecycle’s Web site. Each network is a Yahoo! group based on geography so you