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Save Money with These September Sales

Save Money with These September Sales

Though it is only September, it is still a good time to think about saving for the holidays, or even buying some gifts already. Shopping smart and saving money means knowing the best time to buy certain products. With Labor Day sales in September, there are plenty of things you can save on this month without waiting until Black Friday. Read our list below for all of the September sales this year.

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How to Find the Best Travel Deals for Labor Day

How to Find the Best Travel Deals for Labor Day

Summer is ending and there's just one holiday weekend left in the season. It's time for a quick getaway, and planning a trip — even just for a few days — doesn't have to break the bank. There are several things you can do to find the best deals for Labor Day weekend. Use these tips to help you plan a Labor Day vacation that works with your budget.

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4th of July Frugal Food

4th of July: Frugal Food

It’s not the 4th of July without red, white and blue decorations – but why stop there? You can make your food as patriotic as your mood, and you can do it without spending a lot of money. Whether you’re hosting a BBQ blowout or attending a 4th of July beach party, these recipes are sure to please.

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Father’s Day Activities Dad Will Love

6 Affordable Father’s Day Activities Dad Will Love

Father’s Day is for showing your dad or father figure how much he really means to you. Instead of getting him a gift that-let’s face it-he doesn’t really want, get him the gift of spending time with you! If you need financial assistance to make the day extra special, check out nearby loans. Otherwise, our list of budget-friendly Father’s Day activities will ensure it will be a Father’s Day to remember without emptying your wallet.

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Budget Memorial Day Weekend Getaways

Budget Memorial Day Weekend Getaways

Memorial Day has become representative of many things in American society. Traditionally, Memorial Day was created to honor the American soldiers who have paid the ultimate price in order to protect the freedom we enjoy in this country. Over time, Memorial Day has grown to be known as the gateway to summer – a three day weekend full of BBQs, friends, and family. For those who opt out of throwing a party or hosting a BBQ, the long Memorial Day weekend is a perfect excuse to go on a short getaway. Even if you’re on a tight budget, you can still afford to get out of town for a few days to shake up your routine and welcome summer.

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