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There’s still time to save on flowers for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Flowers are typically a very popular gift to give, and especially this time of year, can be a little extra expensive. But, you can still save money with a few tips here that we’ll discuss. Above all, buying flowers at the grocery store for Valentine’s Day is probably […]

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Success with PayPal’s free return shipping program

Recently, I wrote about how PayPal has a relatively program that reimburses you for certain retailers that charge for return shipping costs. I am pleased to announce that the first time using this program was a great success. This morning, after a bit more than a week or so of waiting, I received a notification […]

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Paypal benefits that you might now know about

Remember PayPal, one of the earliest, if not the first peer-to-peer payment service? Well, if you have forgotten that you had an account, now is the time to wipe off the digital dust and take full advantage of its many features. In addition to being able to send friends and family money, when you use […]

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How to save money this year using these free tools

With the new year underway, it’s an excellent time to review your spending from last year to identify potential ways to save money, watch out for fraudulent activity, and monitor investments. Today, I am going to discuss just a few of the many tools out there to help you do so. Visual tools can show you […]

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Saving money in 2017 could be even easier if 2016 is any guide

The final 2016 holiday and shopping season is upon us and it is definitely a great time to reflect on strategies you might have used for saving money on a wide variety of items this past year. I am going to summarize my best strategies and make some predictions as to where I feel we are […]