Are Credit Cards From Grocery Stores Worth It?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

According to this NY Times posting , from December 2009 to December 2010, corn and coffee shot up over 50%, wheat just shy of 50%, over 25% for soybeans, and the list goes on. National Grocery Store-Affiliated Credit Cards. Some grocery store chains issue their own credit card.

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. ShopRite Coupon Matchups & Deals Store Deals We received this email from Shoprite and wanted to share with you that they will be ending the Family Rewards Program.

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

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Ahem… , we all saw real estate fall in 2008, 2009 and 2010 – but do you believe that it is now on the rebound? Money And Currency Will Always Be Able To Flow Freely Worldwide.

BJ’s Cake Boss Cake Review

Nicoles Nickels

Where can the product be purchased: at BJs stores nationwide. Buddy is an accomplished master baker and cake decorator and star of the reality TV series, Cake Boss, which launched on TLC in April 2009 and is now going into its sixth season.”

Not So Free – Free Things

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My Mother-in-law broke up her household of 50+ years in 2009. Nothing much can be stored in the oak drawers as they are quite small. Free is good, right? Someone offers to pass along something to you at no cost, should you take it? Maybe, maybe not. I love going to garage sales.

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Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day: My Experience

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Upon my request, my husband bought me Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day: The Discovery That Revolutionizes Home Baking for Christmas in 2009. Before, I just put my homemade pizza (with store bought crust.ahem) on the pizza stone and put it in the oven.

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Delicious and Nutritious Dessert with yasso and Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

In July of 2009, Amanda and Drew teamed up after she was introduced to the idea of making frozen Greek yogurt while working as a food broker for her father, Stu. Amanda and Drew immediately focused their attention on in-store promotions, sampling, charity events, and social media.

Seven Reasons To Avoid Penny Auction Sites

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

According to The Sunday Times on September 19, 2009 in an article called “Bidding boom on the penny auction sites” by Laura Whateley “penny auction sites have been described as ‘the crack cocaine of online auctions’”. This post was written by Marie.

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. Acme wants to know why you love Acme – perhaps it is a special cashier, a super manager, the great sales, the clean stores!

Mediterranean Orzo Pilaf

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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. I thought she was a gourmet cook when she added chicken to the rice while it cooked and voila.chicken and rice dinner. Wow, I was so impressed.

A Cash Experiment

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And that pesky Target now offers 5% off when you use their Target Visa card on purchases at their store. We actually spent less on clothing in 2010 than 2009, but after looking in our closets, I just can't think of anything that we truly need.

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

Nicoles Nickels

Purchase Information: Online at and the Tulsa or Edmund Retail Stores. Purchase Information: You can purchase these at BabiesRUs stores and online at Purchase Information: scunci faux hair bangs are available in Walmart stores, while supplies last.

Cut Back on Waste & Help the Environment

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I am late to the party when it comes to this documentary, as it was filmed and released in 2009, but I still enjoyed it and the principles behind the project.

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

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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. But that doesn’t mean that they can’t disrupt your life for a little while.

Put Yourself on the Path of Happiness for the Holiday Season

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There is an employee, laid off in 2009, still valiantly seeking work but secretly feeling his time is over. Give away a dollar in front of the thrift store. It’s been a rough year for many, a rough several years in fact.

The Christmas Tree – Artificial or Real?

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Finding a place to store it all year is still difficult. If you celebrate Christmas, you probably decorate one or more trees and display them in your home, shop or place of business. Do you use artificial trees or live cut real ones?

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. The time has come.

Saving Tips & Free Crediting Monitoring

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Nearly 46% of consumers say they typically consider making a financial resolution – up 31% since the first year of the survey in 2009. Find More Deals: Hot Holiday Deals | Printable Coupons | Grocery & Drug Store Deals | .

Culling Sustenence For Less

Frugal Luxuries

This post has been reprinted from the Frugal Luxuries Food blog circa 2009. Taking a cue from the past , I prepare seasonal foods while they are in abundance — in order to conserve time and money, as well as to store away delicious treats for future enjoymen t.