October, 2012

Carnival of Personal Finance #384 – Time for a Laugh Edition

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Hello and welcome to this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance. If any of you have seen me host carnivals before you know that I like to add in some funny clips about personal finance for your enjoyment.

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Grocery Store Ad Coupon Matchups 10/24–10/30

Saving Cents With Sense

This weeks Arizona Grocery Store Coupon Matchups are up including Fry’s Food Stores, Safeway, Albertsons, Safeway and Sprouts & Sunflower Market. Saving Cents With Sense posts the top deals every week from the Arizona Grocery Store Ads.

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Craft Store Coupons: Michael’s | Hobby Lobby | Hancock & More + Free Craft Projects & Catalogs

Saving Everyday

Here are some coupons for all you crafty people. Michael’s Craft Store - 40% off (1) regular price item through 10/26. Hobby Lobby Coupon - 40% off (1) regular price item through 10/27. AC Moore Coupon - 40% off (1) regular price item through 10/27.

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Save up to $100 off select ultra-thin Toshiba R-series laptops and Z-series Ultrabooks plus free shipping

MeFindCoupon.com

Save up to $100 off select ultra-thin Toshiba R-series laptops and Z-series Ultrabooks plus free shipping Coupon Codes | Coupons and Deals from MeFindCoupon

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Target: New price match policy, matching online retailers + Free Wi-Fi in stores

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Target announces free wi-fi, they are ad matching Walmart, Best Buy, Amazon and Target.com + more. cat:Bargains Deals cat:Black Friday cat:Christmas

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More Trending

Disney’s “Osborne Spectacle of Dancing Lights” + Video

Saving Everyday

As we mentioned in the Ho-Ho-Holiday Walt Disney World Events! post, The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights is not to be missed! During this time of year, the Streets of American located inside Hollywood Studios are transformed into something completely memorizing!

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Chili’s Halloween Deal for Kids!

Nicoles Nickels

As a special promotion for Halloween, Chili’s is offering a Kids Eat Free any time from Oct. 29-31. It’s become a tradition, (they’ve been doing this for the past three years), and they’re encouraging guests to bring in their little ghosts and goblin to take advantage of this deal.

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Publix locations now offering free Wi-Fi

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Add Publix to list of Wi-Fi hotspots. cat:Bargains Deals

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Free Amazon MP3 Credit

For the Mommas

Get a FREE Amazon MP3 Credit! I love these free credits! From Amazon: For a limited time, we will give you a credit that will allow you to get a song priced $1.29 or less for free.

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6 Ways to Improve Your Marketability

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

More and more, a successful career is about the brand YOU. In a world where lay offs are common, and where employees are expected to change careers regularly, it’s important that you consider yourself as a brand.

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Halloween FREEBIES 2012 and Deals

Saving Cents With Sense

Halloween FREEBIES 2012. Halloween is almost here! And plenty of businesses are celebrating with some fun FREEBIES and deals so you can enjoy your treats with your tricks. Here is a round up of some of the Halloween fun you can enjoy this year. Halloween FREEBIES 2012 and Deals.

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Weekend Retail & Mall Coupon Roundup 10/19/2012

Saving Everyday

If you’re headed out shopping this weekend, don’t forget your retail & mall coupons! Retail Coupons. Ace Hardware – $5 off $25 Exp 10/22. Ace Hardware – Facebook Exclusive BOGO Free Ace Brand Pleated Air Filter Exp 10/31. Aeropostale – $10 off $50 Exp 10/31.

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FREE eBook: Fall Crochet Patterns

Couponing 101

Looking for some fun seasonal crafts? Download this FREE eBook: 16 Free Fall Crochet Patterns. It contains projects for scarves, afghans, shawls, home decor, and more! FREE eBook: Fall Crochet Patterns is a post from Couponing 101.

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U.S. Space & Rocket Center Halloween event, free admission for guests in costumes Oct. 28

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Check out this event featuring Space Spider Webs, Galactic Orbs, Mars Puppets and more. cat:Bargains Deals tag:free

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Lava Soap Coupon – $.97 at Walmart

For the Mommas

There is a new Lava Soap Coupon available to print. The coupon may be used on Lava Soap Twin Pack or Lava Soap Bar. Check Walmart for Lava Soap Twin Packs priced at $1.97. Please note the price may vary by location. Print $1.00/1 Lava Soap Coupon. Walmart. Lava Soap (twin pack) $1.97.

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How to be a Frugal Family

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Being frugal these days is very important. With the skyrocketing prices of everything and the worsening inflation, saving money and spending wisely are vital to be able to live comfortably. It is not easy to be frugal and save money when you have a family that splurges and squanders.

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Starbucks Buy 1 Get 1 FREE Mocha at Target Locations

Saving Cents With Sense

Heading to Target? Stop by the Starbucks in your Target and you’ll get a Buy 1 Get 1 FREE Mocha. This promotion is running through October 8, 2012. And don’t forget to check out the Target deals before you go. Photo credit. 2009-11 Saving Cents with Sense ™, a website of Saving Sense Media LLC.

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Enter our $75 Macy’s Gift Card FLASH Giveaway!

MeFindCoupon.com

Welcome to the $75 Macy’s Gift Card FLASH Giveaway! Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom has teamed up with some of my favorite blogs to offer our readers the chance to win a $75 Macy’s Gift Card generously sponsored by us. Giveaway starts Tuesday 10/02 at 8:00 PM EST and ends Wednesday, 10/03 at midnight EST Read the Rest. Coupon Codes | Promotions and Ratings from MeFindCoupon -. Giveaways giveaway macys

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Top Ten Restaurant and Retail Coupons this Weekend (10/26)

Couponing 101

Here are the Top Ten Restaurant and Retail Coupons this weekend provided by Rachel at Surviving the Stores : Top Restaurant Coupons: Ben & Jerry’s Coupon – Buy 1 Cone with Fair Trade Ice Cream Get 1 Free (exp: 10/31/2012).

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Children's Place starts My Place Rewards free loyalty program (earn 5 points for every $1)

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Check out the new Children's Place My Rewards card (free, loyalty program). cat:Bargains Deals

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Free Plants Vs. Zombies Download

For the Mommas

Kids don’t want candy, they want free video games! (ok ok maybe they want candy LOL). Just in time for Halloween, the ADA and PopCap have partnered to protect kids’ dental hygiene with “Stop Zombie Mouth,” a campaign designed to raise awareness about healthy teeth practices.

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Who Needs a Budget? I’m Doing OK!

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Who needs a budget?’ I used to think this, so I’m guessing there’s lots of people out there who think the same. I mean, you’re young, you’re working, you like to go out and have fun and you’re doing OK. So who needs to worry about budgeting, savings plans and a secure financial future?

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Fisher Price Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace Just $39.88 Shipped!

Saving Cents With Sense

Ok, I have to admit that I would have LOVED this castle as a little girl, and it is no wonder that it is the #1 selling Toy at Amazon right now! Good news is this Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace is on sale for $39.88 (originally $49.99), plus it ships FREE.

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Nothing beats FREE, when there is absolutely no catch!

MeFindCoupon.com

Free this and free that, it’s all over the internet, but you always have to do something to get what’s offered. A lot of shoppers nowadays are looking for the best deals out there and they don’t want to spend a dime. Giveaways and Freebies are the new internet craze! Read the Rest. Coupon Codes | Promotions and Ratings from MeFindCoupon -. For fun Frugal Living Giveaways

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Printable Coupons: Del Monte, Silk, Nutella, and More!

Couponing 101

Here are some awesome new printable coupons for you! Hurry – some of the HOT ones may disappear quickly!! 50¢/1 Fresh Del Monte Pineapple Printable Coupon (Facebook Offer) {HOT}. 2/1 Silk Milk Printable Coupon (log in or sign up) {HOT}.

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Government warns drivers of counterfeit airbags installed over past 3 years (List of vehicles)

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Have you replaced the airbag in your car recently? Then you'll want to read the latest on fake airbags. cat:Bargains Deals cat:Product Recalls cat:automotive

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Rite Aid: Skittles & Starburst Candy $.83

For the Mommas

This week at Rite Aid, Skittles & Starbursts Candy Bags are on sale for $2.00 each, plus when you purchase $12.00, you’ll get $4.00 limit 3 offers). Rite Aid Deal through 11/3/12: Buy (6) Skittles or Starburst Candy Bags $12.00. use (3) $1.00/2 Skittles or Starburst Coupon. Pay $9.00.

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The iPhone 5 And An Environmental Wake Up Call

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Just in case you haven’t heard the news – although, I’m doubtful you could have missed it – Apple’s new iPhone 5 was announced the other day to much fanfare.

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Star Wars Anakins Jedi Starfighter Model Kit up to 60% off

Saving Cents With Sense

Sale today on Star Wars Anakins Jedi Starfighter Model Kits up to 60% off plus FREE Shipping with prices as low as $8.72. Check out the available Star Wars model kits. Want to know how to save more at Amazon. Read the post on 8 Tips to Save on Amazon.com.

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Oxfam America is supporting World Food Day on October 16!

Nicoles Nickels

Join Oxfam America in supporting World Food Day on October 16. There are a lot of things you can do, like host a meal, share a recipe, and spread the word this World Food Day.

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Albertsons Coupon Matchups and Deals 10/17 – 10/23

Couponing 101

These are the Albertsons Deals for the North East Texas area. Prices may vary by region. My Albertsons policy is to triple coupons up to 35¢ and double coupons up 50¢. My Albertsons will double/triple up to 4 like coupons per transaction.

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UPDATE FDA recall of Almond Butter & Peanut Butter products (Target, Whole Foods & More)

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Check your peanut butter -- an update from the FDA about the nut butter recall. cat:Bargains Deals cat:Health cat:Product Recalls

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New Redplum Coupons: Advil, Thermacare & More

For the Mommas

New Coupons: SAVE $2.00 on any ONE (1) Sarna® anti-itch product. SAVE $1.00 on ANY L’Oréal® Paris skincare product (excludes trial size). SAVE $1.00 on ANY Advil® or Advil® Migraine 20ct or larger. SAVE $1.00 on ANY ThermaCare® 2ct or larger. SAVE $1.00 on ANY Advil®PM product. SAVE $1.00

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A Healthy Environment Should Be Our #1 Priority

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Every few years in this country we go through a song and dance show to elect our leaders and representatives. We hear from each of them about their plans to do this or do that, carefully trying not to offend anyone while simultaneously appealing to everyone.

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