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Are Credit Cards From Grocery Stores Worth It?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

National Grocery Store-Affiliated Credit Cards. rebate on regular spending, 1% at their stores, and 1.5% on their branded products.

Shoprite Ending Family Rewards Program

For the Mommas

Here is the information: We have enjoyed serving you with our ShopRite Family Rewards program since 2009.

5 Economic Assumptions We (still) Make That Won’t Always Be True

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Ahem… , we all saw real estate fall in 2008, 2009 and 2010 – but do you believe that it is now on the rebound? Money Tips

BJ’s Cake Boss Cake Review

Nicoles Nickels

Where can the product be purchased: at BJs stores nationwide. Name of Product: BJ’s Cake Boss Cake. Price of Product: $14.99

Not So Free – Free Things

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

My Mother-in-law broke up her household of 50+ years in 2009. Free is good, right? Maybe, maybe not. love going to garage sales. Here is why.

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Two Free Cans Of Halo Spot’s Stew Pet Food

Saving Everyday

I posted this in 2009 and it is still available. Get Find a store that carries Halo products HERE. Don’t have pets?

Delicious and Nutritious Dessert with yasso and Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

Amanda and Drew immediately focused their attention on in-store promotions, sampling, charity events, and social media. BUILDING THE TEAM.

Do You Heart Acme? – Win $250 #IHeartAcme

For the Mommas

I professed my love for Acme on FTM back in 2009 with a post entitled  Why I Love Acme. There store managers always seem to be friendly.

Seven Reasons To Avoid Penny Auction Sites

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

This post was written by Marie. Would you like to buy a $200 Target gift card for $2.03? What about a Toshiba Mini 10.1” Netbook PC for only $13.70?

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Mediterranean Orzo Pilaf

Family Balance Sheet

This is a re-post from 2009. Enjoy! The first time I had Rice-a-Roni was in college when my roommate made it for me. Wow, I was so impressed.

A Cash Experiment

Family Balance Sheet

And that pesky Target now offers 5% off when you use their Target Visa card on purchases at their store. They are all pretty full.

Shower Mom With Love Giveaway – Day 1 – Fashion Fun For Mom

Nicoles Nickels

Purchase Information: Online at and the Tulsa or Edmund Retail Stores. The Vintage Pearl. Product Price: $50.00 Entry -Form.

Cut Back on Waste & Help the Environment

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

One of the areas that hit me as the most simple and easy way to help the environment is by cutting back on waste. Get Take Out/Eat Out Less. Go Green

So You’ve Been in a (Minor) Car Accident. Now What?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

In 2009, I was turning right onto a main road from my condo on the way to the grocery store. Accidents are just that – mistakes.

report card freebies 2016 – Free Stuff when School ends

Coupons Do Work

Baskin-Robbins  – Free scoop of ice cream for good grades check with your local Baskin Robbins store. Cheryl & Co  – Get a Free cookie for every A on report card at participating stores. Present your report card at a Fannie May Store showing you received at least one A grade. million dollars to teachers’ projects since 2009.

Put Yourself on the Path of Happiness for the Holiday Season

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

There is  an employee, laid off in 2009, still valiantly seeking work but secretly feeling his time is over.  How does she live without despair?

The Christmas Tree – Artificial or Real?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Finding a place to store it all year is still difficult. Why I Bought an Artifical Tree. It was convenient to already have a tree. Now What?

Saving Tips & Free Crediting Monitoring

For the Mommas

Nearly 46% of consumers say they typically consider making a financial resolution – up 31% since the first year of the survey in 2009. General.

Culling Sustenence For Less

Frugal Luxuries

This post has been reprinted from the Frugal Luxuries Food blog circa 2009. As a confirmed Foodie, I find a type of romance in raw ingredients.