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BLACK FRIDAY TIPS AND DEALS

Black Friday Deals

November means it's time for football, turkey, and – you guessed it – Black Friday! There’s no need to break the bank when it comes to getting gifts for friends and family this holiday season. With Black Friday right around the corner, now is the perfect time to stock up on everything you need for the upcoming holidays. Not sure where to start to get the best deals? Check out our Black Friday tips and deals and start saving! 

Do Your Homework 

With the hustle and bustle of Thanksgiving, it’s easy to forget about the deals on Black Friday until it’s time to head out the door. If you can, plan ahead and figure out what everyone in your circle wants or needs before you shop. Many big box stores are starting their Black Friday deals early this year, so be on the lookout for various deals throughout the month. Walmart will have three Deal Days during November, and Best Buy’s Black Friday deals started the week before Thanksgiving!

Shop Online

Many retailers will have deals online this year, so you can skip the store and enjoy Black Friday right from home. You can even get Black Friday prices for items that are eligible for curbside pickup. So instead of going into huge stores, you can avoid the crowds and lines and get your items delivered to your car. You won't need to worry about the hot toy of the season being gone before you even get to the store when you order it with curbside pickup.  When you are looking for fantastic Black Friday deals, head over to Yves Rocher! Their Black Friday deals have already begun. The Holiday Boutique is filled with great ideas for the lucky people on your list. You can even find Advent Calendars with 24 beauty surprises! You’ll also get a free gift with every order. For the outdoor enthusiasts on your list, your’re sure to find everything to put Christmas smiles on their faces at Craghoppers! You’ll find many amazing deals for Black Friday and beyond. How can we forget the awesome men and women who keep America moving?  FinditParts has more than a dozen ways to save! FindItParts is the one-stop shop for all your heavy duty truck parts and trailer needs, specializing in meeting parts and accessories needs for heavy duty trucks and trailers - keeping their rides safe, comfortable, and affordable.

Make a Budget

Sticking to a budget is probably one of the hardest parts of Black Friday shopping. It’s hard to pass up a great deal when you see one, but if you want to make your money work for you, skip the extras and stick to your list and your budget. When you set a budget for your Black Friday shopping ahead of time, you can save and prepare for it. You’ll feel great when you leave the store with all the items on your list, and no credit card bill to deal with later. 

Find Online Coupons 

If you decide to skip the stores and do your Black Friday shopping online, you can start saving right away with online coupons. We currently have coupon offers for everything you need this upcoming holiday season. You can avoid paying full price for new electronics for the kids and get great discounts on new outfits for the whole family.  Black Friday doesn’t have to be a race to the stores anymore, so take a minute to check out some of our coupons for the best Black Friday deals out there. 

Update: Halloween Guide

Halloween Guide

Don’t get scared, but Halloween is right around the corner! Now is the time to get your ghouls and goblins together to plan the ultimate Halloween celebration without breaking the bank. From Halloween parties to trick or treating, there are many things to do to prepare for the spookiest night of the season. We’ve put together the ultimate Halloween guide to help you come up with fun and festive ideas to try on a budget this season. 

DIY Halloween Decorations

There’s nothing more satisfying than putting hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns out on the front steps for the entire neighborhood to see. And the best part is...this is an easy and cheap activity that people of all ages can enjoy! Take the kids to the local pumpkin patch to each pick out one pumpkin to keep the cost down. You can also create DIY decorations with items lying around the house. Use balloons and newspapers to create paper mache ghosts and skeletons to hang outside. You can also pick up some extra craft supplies using some of our arts and crafts coupons for a day full of fun DIY decoration creation. 

Halloween Treats 

We all know that candy is the king of Halloween, and you can get some great deals on candy orders with our Halloween coupons. But there are so many other delicious fall-themed treats to whip up this season. Consider making caramel apples and having everyone in your group decorate their own. You can also create themed rice crispy treats with green, orange, and purple food coloring. Cut your treats into witches, ghosts, and goblins, and add halved marshmallows with chocolate chips in the center as eyes for your culinary creations. 

Pick the Perfect Costume 

The best part about Halloween is dressing up as your favorite character! The hardest part is figuring out what you want to dress up as. From the kids going as their favorite TV characters to being the star at the Halloween party, there are countless costumes to choose from. Start early to create your perfect look. Start by checking out your closet. You can easily create classic costumes like witches or pirates using clothes you already have. If you still need ideas or inspiration,, check out these deals on HalloweenCostumes.com right now. From superheroes to monsters,they have fun choices for all ages.  Don’t forget the accessories that will pull your looks together!   Make Halloween fun,this year. Besure to check out all our Fall and Halloween deals to save big on your activities, candy, and costumes.  No one wants a big scare when they check their bank account, so go ahead  - give yourself the treat of savings this Halloween! 

3 Halloween Deals To Catch Today!

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When the leaves start to change, and there’s a chill in the air, we know Halloween is almost here! Get ready to dress up as your favorite character, and beware of spooks and scares.  It’s an exciting holiday, but between candy for trick or treaters and costumes for yourself or the kids, the costs can be the scariest part of the month. Luckily, we have three great Halloween deals available today to help keep your Halloween full of sweet treats and happy smiles. 

Save on Costumes 

Picking the perfect costume can be difficult. We know once you decide on something, it’s often the details that can make it come to life. But all those extra bits and bobs add up quickly at the costume store. To help curb costs, be sure to check out some of our great deals on Halloween costumes that will ship right to your door. We have a special coupon code for HalloweenCostumes.com, one of the largest suppliers of Halloween costumes in the industry. It’s easy to scroll through and find the perfect outfit to impress your friends at your Halloween party. The best part is buying a costume that will ship to you instead of fighting through crowds and picking through what’s leftover at your local costume shop. 

Devious Decorations 

One of the best parts of Halloween is turning your home into a creepy wonderland for all the trick or treaters to enjoy. From classic cobwebs to large-scale skeletons and the creepiest animatronics. Some even set up fantastic haunted houses to entertain the neighborhood. Creating DIY decorations can be time-consuming, and the cost of supplies adds up. Instead, check out our deals on decorations. Saving big on seasonal decorations can help you create the perfect spooky aesthetic outside your home. For those hosting the Halloween party, you're not only going to want decorations to transform your space into a ghastly lair, but you'll also need party supplies to top it all off. We’ve teamed up with WindyCity Novelties for discounts on all the party supplies and decorations you'll need for a truly terrifying evening.

Candy Coupons 

One of the most shocking expenses around Halloween is candy. If you live in a busy neighborhood or want to enjoy a sneaky treat, you know that Halloween candy doesn’t come cheap. We have coupons for every kind of candy, from jelly beans to gourmet chocolate. Not only can you have the house with the king-size candy bars that all the kids will talk about, but you can enjoy a little treat for yourself without breaking the bank. Make sure you have enough for the whole neighborhood when you buy in bulk and with coupons from Candy Direct Be sure to take a look at the Halloween and fall coupons we have to offer right now. Prices shouldn’t be what scares you this season. Enjoy your Halloween by saving big on costumes, candy, and everything spooky in between. 

Frugal Fall Activities to Try 

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As the leaves change color and cold breezes flow through the air, we all know fall is here. It’s time for pumpkin picking and hayrides, but sometimes our favorite fall activities can wrack up quite a bill, especially if we bring the whole family along. If you’re ready to get into the fall spirit without breaking the bank, check out some of these frugal fall activities!

Take a Hike

Fall is one of the best times to get out of the house and enjoy the nature around you. If you live somewhere cool, you can see the leaves change up close. You may not even recognize your backyard with all the red and oranges peeping through. Finding hikes in your area is easier than you may think as well. Make sure you stay hydrated and bring plenty of snacks so you can sit and enjoy the view when you get to the end of your hike! We have tons of coupons on outdoor and hiking goods to help you find the right gear to make your fall hikes incredible. 

Festive Arts and Crafts 

All you need for some festive fall crafts are some leaves, paint, and paper. We have many deals of art and office supplies to help get the creativity flowing. Have fun with it! You can find some leaves to etch into paper to create your fall masterpieces. Everyone loves carving pumpkins for Halloween, too. For a smaller craft, you can pick up mini pumpkins and draw beautiful designs on them as well.  

Spruce Up Your Yard

With the leaves falling, your yard may need some more upkeep than usual. But it’s the perfect opportunity to create a beautiful fall landscape right outside your home. Consider planting chrysanthemum for a nice pop of color throughout your yard. If you have a green thumb, fall is the time to harvest some of the hardier vegetables from your garden. Broccoli, beets, and lettuce should be ripe for the picking at this time of year. You can then prepare your garden for the winter and enjoy your fresh veggies. If you need more supplies to make sure your garden is ready to rest, check out our lawn & garden coupons for plenty of savings. 

Find Fall Deals 

With Labor Day and Columbus Day both falling during the season, there are plenty of opportunities to get savings on everything you need for the fall. These are great times to shop for fall or grab great deals on summer pieces for next season. If you want to avoid the crows on those holiday weekends, we have plenty of coupons for clothing and accessories, so you can find savings without the hassle.  No matter what activities you like to do in the fall, there’s no reason to break the bank. Be sure to check out all of our coupons categories for the best deals of the season. There’s always a way to save money and enjoy the fun fall has to offer. 

5 Shopping Tips Guaranteed To Save You Money      


Shopping can be a fun pastime (or a stressful necessity). No matter what you're shopping for, nobody wants to spend all of their hard-earned cash when they go shopping. If you're considering a major purchase or just trying to save a few bucks on your weekly grocery run, here are 5 shopping tips guaranteed to save you money. 
  1. Shop With Coupons

Before you purchase, check out all of our coupon categories to find new savings. From back-to-school deals, clothes for you and your family, and even deals on travel, we have coupons to help you save on any and every purchase. We are always updating our deals, so be sure to check whenever you're ready to shop. Shop smarter and save money every time you shop.
  1. Rewards Cards 

Whether you’re grocery shopping or splurging on a new outfit, signing up for rewards cards is a great way to get money back on your purchases. Signing up for a rewards card at your local grocery store gives you access to special deals and sales throughout the store. You could also earn points that you can later redeem for rewards or money off of future purchases. 
  1. Don’t Impulse Buy

It’s easier than ever to buy items we may not need. You can hop on your computer and find whatever you want and get it in days. Cutting down on impulse buys will help you save that hard-earned cash in your wallet. Make sure you’re buying things you need to. Everyone can splurge now and then for special occasions, but watching your purchases and only buying items when you need them can help cut down on your shopping costs. 
  1. Do Your Research

Researching products to find the best deals before you make your purchases. This is especially true with large purchases. Whether it be a new electronic or piece of furniture, a quick internet search can help you get a good idea of how much that item should cost. You can use your research to avoid paying too much in a store and understand how much that item is worth. You may even find online only offers that bring the price of your item down. 
  1. Price Match

Many places now offer price matching. If you find an item you want to purchase at a different store for less money, the store you are shopping at may match that price for you. It’s easy to price match with apps on your phone or quick Google searches.  Use these pro tips from savvy shoppers to keep your costs down. And remember to sign up for our newsletter to keep up with the latest sales and exciting offers!

Back To School Deals and Discounts 

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It’s that time of year again - back to school! Now that the kids can enjoy being in the classroom, you may need to pick up some extra school supplies. From the little ones getting ready for their first day of kindergarten to the high schoolers gearing up for another great year, you don’t have to shell out cash on full-priced back-to-school items. Check out these great back-to-school deals and discounts to keep you and your wallet happy. 

 

Computer and Electronics 

 

It’s no surprise that every student needs a way to access school work on the internet. Whether it be a tablet for the little guys or a new laptop to get those high school essays done, every student needs a durable electronic device for their studies. Our current computer and electronics coupons offer everything from discounts on software like Microsoft Office, to deals on gaming computers for after-school fun. 

 

Backpacks

 

Now that the kids are back in the classroom, a durable and stylish backpack is a must-have to get everything they need back and forth in one piece. From normal book bags to more stylish options for the young fashionista in your life, our bags & backpacks coupons offer great discounts for whatever fits your kids' needs. 

 

School Supplies 

 

With teachers sending out checklists to your child grabbing extra crayons off of the shelf, school supplies add up quickly! To make sure your kid has everything they’ll need to succeed this year, we have tons of coupons and deals on school supplies right now. No need to break the bank for an extra notebook and pack of pens this school year. 

 

Textbooks 

 

When your kid makes the jump up to high school, the cost of textbooks can be quite a surprise. No matter if your child is taking intro courses or AP level classes, textbooks can easily be the school supplies that drain your wallet. But never fear, we’ve gathered some of the best deals and discounts on textbooks to help you and your high schooler get the info they need. 

 

 Apparel

 

Say goodbye to zoom sweatpants and hoodies and hello to some great back-to-school outfits. After a year of sitting around in pajamas, many kids may have grown out of their school clothes, while older kids are ready to switch up their style. Before you let them run wild in the back-to-school section, be sure to check out our school apparel coupons for deals and discounts from major brands and retailers for your kids' fashion needs. 

 

Going back to school this year is exciting for kids and parents alike. But there’s no need to break the bank to make sure your kids get everything they need (and maybe some more) for this upcoming school year. Be sure to check out all of our back-to-school coupons and deals for extra savings where it counts. 




College Savings Start Now!


The start of the school year is just around the corner! While you may still be in vacation mode, now is the time to start thinking about saving on all those things needed for the next academic year. Between electronics, school supplies, and all the things a student needs in their dorm, college expenses add up quickly. Whether you’re a student or getting ready to help the college kid in your life, check out these great deals to start your college savings now. 

Electronics 

It’s almost impossible to complete college work without a laptop these days. From online assignments to writing term papers, a great laptop is a must for college students. Getting a computer for college is one of the largest expenses you may come across. Be sure to check out our coupons for computers to help get a great computer without breaking the bank. 

School Supplies

Even though we live in a tech-heavy world, some college courses still need a good ole pencil and paper to get the job done. Whether it’s taking notes for engineering or sketching for an art class, college students will always need an extra notebook and pen. When finals come around, a pack of flashcards is sure to come in handy. We offer coupons on various office supplies to keep these purchases student-friendly. Office supply shops also have great organizational tools that can help keep dorm rooms in tip-top shape. 

Dorm Essentials 

Every student is going to want to make their dorm feel like their home away from home. But there’s a lot more that goes into a dorm than just a good set of bedding. From sheets to shower shoes, and space-saving solutions to keep everything organized & tidy, the list goes on and on. Instead of stressing over a neverending checklist, take a look at our coupons for bed and bath supplies. It’s a great way to make your dorm functional and personalized without racking up a big bill on supplies. 

Groceries

We all know that dorm food can get real old, real quick. Instead of always eating in a dining hall, some students find themselves making delicious meals from scratch. Saving money on groceries, whether it be for complete meals, a cup of ramen, or essential snacks for study time, be sure to check out our grocery coupons to find the best deals on food.  From brand new freshmen to seniors, expenses for college add up quickly.  Using our coupon codes will help you get prepared for college without breaking the bank!

Our Best Coupons For Your Best Summer 


How are we already halfway through the summer? It feels like just yesterday we were getting ready to enjoy a summer full of sun and fun. No matter how quickly the summer is slipping by, there’s still plenty of time to make plans and get every last bit out of summer that you can without breaking the bank. Check out our best coupons to save big on your best summer ever!

Beach Vacation

Looking to book a last-minute beach getaway with the family? Usually, booking last minute comes with upfront costs and full-price tickets. Be sure to check out our beach coupons to save big and enjoy a great trip. We currently offer coupons to all-inclusive resorts like Club Med, so you don’t even have to lift a finger after clicking the confirm button. Or, if you love planning out every last summer activity, check out our coupons to VRBO for great deals on vacation rentals all over the country. 

Hotels and Travel 

Road Trips have been all the rage this past year, and it seems like there’s no better time than now to see the country by car. If road-tripping is something you’re interested in, be sure to check out all of our hotel and travel deals. There are discounts on hotels for when you need a night away from the car too. There are also tons of deals on airlines for the jetsetter in your life. If you wanted to book a trip this summer but felt it was too late, don’t worry, you’ve got plenty of time and coupons to get you where you want to go. 

Outdoor Activities

Whether you like to relax on the beach or find adventure on hikes, there are tons of coupons available that will make your outdoor activities more enjoyable this summer. If you love sailing on the open water, be sure to check our coupons to shops like West Marine. If hiking and camping is more your style, our current codes at L.L.Bean or Patagonia could help you get that perfect piece of summer gear you’ve been looking for. Whatever outdoor activity you’re into, our outdoor coupon section has a deal for you. 

Lawn and Garden 

For the homebody in your life, a perfect summer is spent in the garden and cooking up steaks at a backyard barbecue. There’s no reason to break the bank to make your garden spectacular. Be sure to check out our lawn and garden coupons. From gardening supplies to great deals on grills, there are savings for everyone who calls their backyard their summer vacation.  Whether you are setting out on a summer adventure with the family, or just want to relax at home, there are tons of coupons that can help you do that. It’s not too late to have the best summer ever. So make sure that you get out there and enjoy the sun while keeping money in your pocket where it belongs. 

What to Buy (and Not to Buy) This Summer


Now that summer is in full swing, you may want to go out and buy some new things to spruce up your outdoor space or your wardrobe. But, before you go on a shopping spree, think about what you actually need for this summer. Check out our list of what to buy (and not buy) this summer. 

Buy! Gardening and Outdoors Supplies

There’s nothing better than spending long summer days enjoying the sun. That’s why investing in some quality gardening equipment or other outdoor gear is a great purchase for summertime. Not only does gardening get you outside, but you can enjoy delicious meals from your hard work or just enjoy some beautiful flowers in the yard. Be sure to check out our lawn and gardening coupons to keep your summer outdoor projects within your budget! 

Don’t Buy: Grills (Until after July 4th)

Even though your backyard cookouts are great summer activities, make sure you watch out for high prices on grills throughout the summer. If you are buying them early in the summer, they may be at their highest prices of the whole year. But, if you wait until after The Fourth of July, many retailers will begin selling their grills at much cheaper prices. If you do need a new grill for all those burgers and dogs this summer, you can check some of our offers on grills for some extra savings. 

Buy! Summer Clothes and Bathing Suits 

You can never have too many bathing suits throughout the summer, and with semi-annual sales in June, summer can be a great time to spruce up your wardrobe. Check out coupons for women’s, men’s, and kid’s clothes to get some great deals for the whole family this summer. 

Don’t Buy: Tech 

Even though there are some great sales and discounts available now, it’s better to wait until after the summer to invest in new tech products. Tons of students will need to purchase these items before going back to school in the fall, so their prices will stay high until the demand slows down. If you need a new piece of tech though, check out our electronics and computer coupons.

Summer is the time to kick back and relax, so instead of worrying about what’s in your wallet be sure to grab some of these great deals. And hold off on some of those big summer purchases for the fall. Your budget will thank you!

 


Father’s Day Gift Round Up


Dads would agree - the best gift a dad could get on Father’s Day is time spent with his kids. But it’s not a bad idea to get your dad just a little something extra for his special day. We’ve rounded up some of the best gifts across the internet that you can surprise your dad with this June. BE sure to order soon - Father’s Day is just around the corner!

Gift Boxes

You can get a gift box with nearly any item these days, so there is bound to be one out there to make your dad smile. If your dad is the grill master of the family, consider going for an Omaha Steaks gift box. Fresh cuts of meat delivered right to the door are sure to get your dad excited for all the summer barbecues ahead. For the craft beer connoisseur, you can’t go wrong with a Craft Beer Club Subscription. Instead of just one box, your dad will get 12 craft beers delivered to his door once every three months over the year. It’s a gift that keeps on giving. If you’re not sure where to start on a gift box for dad, be sure to check out our gift box coupons to get some ideas and help your budget. 

Outdoor Gear

Is your dad always the one that drags the outdoor gear around for the family? Why not reward him with some awesome gear that could make his life easier. For those long summer nights, you can’t go wrong with a sturdy cooler to keep his food and drinks cold. And when you’re on the water why not go for a fun life-preserver drink holder. If your dad is into hiking and camping, you can’t go wrong with a gift card to his favorite outdoors store. Check out our outdoors coupons for some great deals for the outdoorsy dad. 

Shaving Kits 

Personal hygiene and looking sharp go hand in hand which is why we’ve included shaving kits on our Father’s Day list this year. Now that your dad might be back in the office, you want him to look and feel his best. Luckily we have over 400 coupons for different grooming supplies that will help your dad look great without breaking your bank. 

Of course, the best gift is to spend time with your dad this Father’s Day. Whether it’s getting outside, firing up the grill, or watching his favorite game with him, nothing beats that quality time. But when you’re looking to get him just a little something extra, you can’t go wrong with these great gift ideas. 


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