shopping

10 Best Red Wines for Under $20

April 21, 2014
Best Red Wines

Wine has been associated with food for thousands of years. But, it’s not until recently people have begun to really pay attention to the quality of our foods and wines. A common mantra of yesteryears has been “red wine with meat, white wine with chicken and fish.” Today, we know that is not true and […]

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Comparison: Used Car vs. New Car

January 7, 2014
New Car Vs Used Car

“Should I buy used or new?” That’s one of the most common and most important questions car buyers often ask themselves as they look for their next vehicle. But while it’s hard to pass up that wonderful feeling of owning a brand-new car (along with that new-car smell), you can get a bigger bang for […]

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Picking Up Christmas Clearance Deals on Décor

December 24, 2013
Christmas Clearance

Just before Christmas, most stores start their sales on all of their holiday décor.  Then, immediately following the big day, they cut those prices even further.  Most of the time it will cost more to ship the items back to their supplier than it would be just to sell it at a fraction of the […]

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Christmas Gifts for Mom – Homemade vs. Store Bought

December 18, 2013
Christmas Gifts for mom

The question looms every Christmas.  You debate whether or not you should buy gifts for your loved ones, or use one of your many talents to create something that they will enjoy.  If you are reading this article, you obviously come from a frugal mindset.  It is tempting to handcraft a gift for someone in […]

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Would You Use Amazon Prime Air Delivery Service?

December 9, 2013

Lately it has been all over the news that Amazon is experimenting with the idea of delivering smaller packaged using their drone service.  They claim that in certain areas people will have their package within 30 minutes of ordering online through this revolutionary delivery service.  By using octocopters and GPS, Amazon prime users would be […]

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Black Friday Shopping: Strike a Deal or Rack up Debt?

November 27, 2013
Online Black Friday Deals

Only once have I ever participated in Black Friday shopping.  Back when I was a freshman in college, a local sporting goods store was handing out $100 off coupons for the first 50 or so people through the door.  At the time I was an avid skier, and I decided I could use a new […]

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Identity Thieves Are Looking For You This Holiday Shopping Season

November 22, 2013
Identity Theives

Tis the season to shop. Unfortunately careless shopping, both online and in the real world, can result in identity theft. Vigilant efforts to safeguard your private information is essential, especially this time of year when spending is on the rise and identity thieves are on the prowl.  However, a new study reveals consumers are not […]

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