ScanLife App: Save Before You Spend


ScanLife helps you save on purchases with just a quick picture!

I love to find bargain prices but looking for them can be a real pain. ScanLife offers the solution to this problem. This new app, available for both iOS and Android devices, takes the work out of finding the best price by finding the best deals for you.  Sound too good to be true? Find out how ScanLife helped me save $20 on one purchase!

How ScanLife helps you save



5 Ways to Travel For Less


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Whether traveling for business or for pleasure, there are many things that you can do to travel without having to spend outside of your means. Let’s take a look at how you can save money regardless of whether you have a limited budget or are looking to splurge and have a good time on your next trip.

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Use your United Airlines miles for free eBooks.

New Use for United Airline Miles: Free eBooks!


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Need more options for what to do with expiring airline miles? I already get more magazines than I can read each month, and never have enough for a flight or for “purchasing” items in the mileage stores. So when I got another letter from United saying I had 10,000 miles about to go the way of the buffalo, I was excited to see that I can “spend” my United miles on free eBooks or audio books!

The MileagePlus Digital Media Store recently began offering current, popular titles including Hilary Clinton’s Hard Choices, and the latest from Stephen King, Robert Galbreath (aka JK Rowling), and Malcolm Gladwell. They offer titles from broad categories including fiction, nonfiction, travel, mystery, and children’s/young adult fiction.

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Planning a vacation? Use Ebates to score cashback! Via Shutterstock.

Cheap Travel: Ebates’ Travel Cash Back Page

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Planning a vacation? Use Ebates to score cashback! Via Shutterstock.

I love to travel and go on trips. Actually, that’s where I spend the majority of my “fun” money. So far this summer I’ve been on three road trips with friends…and I’m planning at least two more before summer’s end! Apparently I’m not alone with my love of summer travel. According to a survey conducted by Ebates, 82% of Americans are planning a summer trip! The site set up a page devoted to travel bargains with cash back rebates – I’m in love.

How to save on travel with Ebates