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An update on my attempt to save money on my monthly bills

Last week, I discussed that I was going to try to save money on some of my monthly bills by negotiating with the service providers. I targeted three principal offenders – cable, mobile, and car insurance. Car insurance is legally necessary, and of course phones are hard to live without. Internet is practically on the […]

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How to save money on monthly bills

Its early in the month which means all of my bills just posted this past week. Between reading several articles about strategies to save money on car insurance, cellular service, cable television, and gym memberships, I am embarking on a project to attack all of these bills. There are a few approaches to take on […]

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When things go wrong with buying discount gift cards

Readers of this blog know that I am a huge fan of buying discount gift cards. When you are going to buy something, either online or in the store, and you have a pretty good idea what the final price is going to be, it makes a lot of sense to visit sites like Raise, […]

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Super bowl food buying and how to reduce your costs

Today is Super Bowl Sunday, without a doubt one of the biggest events of the year. From food consumption to advertising to viewership, it’s a force. A few fun acts about the day will give you pause as to what the financial impact is on your wallet (if you are the average American). According to […]