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The state of the blog…

2 days ago / 1 comments

Well, it hasn't been the smoothest week around the blog. The blog's new design launched one week ago, and some of you have been experiencing login issues that I'm still working on. Thank you for...

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GIVEAWAY: Win a “Fill Your Bag” assortment from CVS/pharmacy!

2 days ago / 20 comments

Disclosure: This giveaway is sponsored by CVS/pharmacy. I have not been compensated for this post.This week, CVS' "Fill Your Bag" sale returns to stores through 5/23! Scan your CVS customer care card...

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Chicago Tribune home delivery deal: Just .75 per week!

5 days ago / 0 comments

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate codes. Read full Disclosure Policy.Chicago Tribune home delivery service is a convenient way to have newspaper inserts and coupons delivered right to your...

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CVS’ “Fill Your Bag” sale returns 4/26 with a FREE reusable bag for you

CVS’ “Fill Your Bag” sale returns 4/26 with a FREE reusable bag for you

3 days ago / 0 comments

I like this one! Beginning April 26 and running through May 23, 2015, CVS' "Fill Your Bag" sale is back! Pick up a FREE CVS reusable bag in-store, then fill it with CVS-branded items for 30%...

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These jeans promised to make me feel one size smaller — but they’re not what I expected!

These jeans promised to make me feel one size smaller — but they’re not what I expected!

5 days ago / 2 comments

When I was at Farm & Fleet the other day looking for garden seeds, I spotted a clearance rack of jeans and shorts. (YES, Farm and Fleet sells clothing too -- for all your one-stop shopping...

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Budget Travel

My must-have when traveling with carry-on luggage

My must-have when traveling with carry-on luggage

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

One of my favorite travel tips when I'm traveling with carry-on luggage? Always take a second, lightweight tote bag with you that's slightly larger than the "personal item" you carry on. You just may...

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In the Media

“Money Smart Week” Fox Chicago news appearance

“Money Smart Week” Fox Chicago news appearance

3 days ago / 0 comments

On Wednesday, April 22, 2015 I appeared on Fox News in Chicago to discuss Money Smart Week and my Super-Couponing workshops. Here's the clip!