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  1. General Chat
    I filed my taxes today and I am so excited! I have literally been scrapping by for the last few weeks, even told my boss I was going to have to apply for food stamps :( . Friday when we had to submit our timecards we also had to submit our bonus sheets, which mine was $0. My boss was off that...
  2. Leisure & Media Arts
    All we need now is a TV to hook it up to! ROTFLMAO! If you've never seen one, it's a little converter box thingy about the size of a sandwich. Lets you watch iTunes movies or Netflix on your hdtv. DH is going to try and hook it up to one of our computers.
  3. Success Stories
    We knew it was coming and a small one, but dh wasn't sure he would get all of it, but did. After taxes it was 759.00. Not huge but extra money. Our electric bill was smokin 350.00 this month because our air has run non stop pretty much. So going towards that one for sure!! And sending him and...
  4. Just Tips
    For our 10th Anniv., DW wanted to go to Vegas. We don't gamble, we it worked well. Cereal in the hotel in the am, a decent lunch (cheapest good mean for low price), and 1.99 hotdog special for dinner. What we did find to be a wonderful bonus... I book the cheapest room I found on...
  5. Hot deals
    I'm sorry if there is already a thread on this and I missed it. I was getting some groceries at target tonight and I saw that for some items they had special offers, such as for Special K granola bars, if you bought 4 boxes, you got a $5 target giftcard(essentially $5 off) and if you bought 2...
  6. Blog
    The Orange Savings Account - now with a $25 bonus No fees or minimums FDIC-insured Free, instant transfers to your ShareBuilder account Go to and open an Orange Savings Account by December 31st. Don't forget to enter Reference Code S241 to get your $25 bonus. 1.30%...
  7. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    I'd like to see some recipes (or just plain "meal ideas") where people feed two people for under $4. Bonus points if you can do it in $2-$3.
  8. Health and beauty
    So it's starting to look like mid-next year DH is going to get a bonus to the tune of $50K. We'll probably lose about $15K of that to taxes and take home around $35. My question is, do we just pay that towards the house? Following Dave Ramsey's plans preferably. I don't know how to work in a...
  9. Frugal Canadians
    For you FVer's who collect Sobey points if you spend $200.00 from Dec 11 to 31, 2008 ( does not have to be all at once) you get 3X's the points
  10. Frugal Living
    This is one good thing about dh job. He got his today but the luxery taxes taken out. grrr. Anyway we agreed on what bills to pay with it. I don't think we have ever used it for Christmas itself. I guess that is good and bad. Just curious if anyone gets one.
  11. Freebies
    ~..if you're a new rebater. . Use promo code SCR44 when you sign up and receive a $5 bonus on MAY'S rebates!~
  12. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    good thing I dragged my feet on taxes this year. I totally missed a new deduction! This will give us an extra $1300! WOOHOO!!! I file today and await the deposit to pay off MORE DEBTS!
  13. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Ok, so it's not a freebie, but from now to the end of August, I have an extra child to fill in on the days that aren't being used. This will work out to approx $300-400/mo, a little variable there. This will fund my EF!! I had been tucking away bit by bit, but dh and I were discussing, he wants...
  14. Christmas
    Do you or dh get a bonus around the holidays? Neither of us do, but I know many people do. If so, is it sizeable? What do you do with it?
  15. Christmas
    Yesterday I went shopping with the gift cards my hubby got from work. He got $65 and I didn't have to use any cash for all I got (I even had a few dollars left). I saved $32 using coupons too! He works in a glass factory, which makes jars and bottles.Every year his company sends and gets and...
  16. Debt Reduction & Money Management
  17. Frugal Living
    No clue how or why...he just said the governor approved it or something and all of the teachers got a bonus. It's only $200, but wow, I'm so happy. Unexpected money is always nice:) What a great surprise for us.
  18. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    So, I worked at Wal-Mart part-time for all of three weeks before I accepted a full-time military job. This was the summer of 2004. I took military leave from there, although I never planned on returning. Suddenly out of the blue, they called my mom telling her they had a bonus check for me...
  19. Coupons
    I have for trade 13 Bonus Label forms. If your school, youth group or church collects campbells soup "Labels for Education" you attach this form to 10 labels and they will double the value to 20! These forms expire 6/01/06. These are actual forms, not reproductions. Anyone want to trade?
  20. For Sale or Trade
    I have 33 fatquaters, some are a little bigger. All different colors and patterns. I will throw in a Simplcity Pattern for childs uilt or wall hanging. A Simplicity pattern for tote bage, this one if from the fat uarter sereies. A simplicity home decor pattern, ottomans and pillows.  ...
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