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[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] Americans are planning on spending a whopping $4.7 billion on St. Patrick’s Day festivities this year. Before you blow your paycheck on green beer and beads, we reached out to Jon Lal, founder of coupon site BeFrugal.com, for a few ways to save:
[credit provider=”Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office”] A 61-year-old shopper allegedly waved a Smith & Wesson at a Walmart manager after the store rejected her dollar-off Internet coupon, TheSmokingGun reported.Mary Frances Alday allegedly flew into a rage at the Florida store when assistant manager Tracy Stockslager rejected the coupon, according to an […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/mackenzieblack”] March is here, and even though you may be planning to stay glued to the couch for all of March Madness, you’ll also likely be doing a bit of spring shopping — especially if you’re fond of online retailers like us!To help you save big, we’ve mined the extensive dealnews archives […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/martinaphotography”] With Valentine’s Day nearly here, more people are hunting online for a quick date on a budget.Coupons for Match.com were the most searched deal online this week, according to a report from MyCouponComparison.com.
[credit provider=”The Consumerist” url=”http://consumerist.com/2013/02/06/the-sears-coupon-thats-so-restrictive-its-convinced-me-to-shop-elsewhere/”] Chris Morran at the Consumerist points us to a coupon from Sears which, paired with the marketing copy that comes along with it, is a bizarre way to show its customers gratitude.”Thank you for choosing Sears Auto centre today,” the coupon proudly exclaims. “Here’s a special […]
[credit provider=”Flickr via nomadic_lass” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/nomadic_lass/6968505791/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] Buying “generic” isn’t what it used to be.”When I was a kid, when you would buy off-brand or generic, the cereal was in a big plastic bag, and it was like eating Styrofoam,” says Toni House, author of “Save Your Money, Save Your Family.”
[credit provider=”Staticjana / Flickr, CC” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/staticjana/4293549689/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] Best Buy totally messed up on one of its coupons recently.First, it offered a coupon for $50 off a purchase of $100 or more as long as the customer used a Mastercard. Like most coupons of its type, it excluded some items, such as […]
[credit provider=”Gilt” url=”http://www.gilt.com/”] We’ve long suspected that shopping on flash sale sites can be extremely addictive and daily deals tempt us to impulse shop.Now a Kansas State University professor has stepped up to warn consumers to stay away unless they question what’s driving their purchase—and don’t let the deal find them.
[credit provider=”By hulk368 on Instagram” url=”http://statigr.am/p/170192273325836282_9511680″] We’ve gotten an extraordinary number of emails from JCPenney employees and customers alike about what they think about what former Apple retail chief Ron Johnson is doing with the company.This one from a loyal, long-time JCPenney customer stuck out.
[credit provider=”DasPope on Reddit” url=”http://www.reddit.com/r/funny/comments/tna6f/wendys_now_in_the_business_of_human_trafficking/”] Ah, the perils of confusing coupons.This coupon from Wendy’s recently caused quite a fuss when it was posted on Reddit. The general reaction was: what (or who) the heck is the “Redhead” that it’s selling?