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  1. Secondhand Shopping
    I went to thrift store yesterday. I got some great deals. I bought a gray pea-coat that was wool for 9.98 like brand new. Same coat sells from 79.98 to 179.00 depending on where you buy it. I spent 52.00 and bought 1 dress, 1 pair of jeans and a pair of dress slacks( the jeans and pants I was...
  2. Coupons
    Do you count all the coupon saving or just mfg coupon saving. example wag coupon savings $3.58 wag advertised saving $11.25 mfg. coupon savings $2.00 your total saving $16.84 :thanx:
  3. Secondhand Shopping
    Ok last week i found pj's for my oldest grandson. Today i went by the thrift after my doctors appt. Found 4 pairs of winter pajamas for a $1.50 each in a size 4t . Found 2 pair of boys ecko brand jeans size 8 for $2.00 each. These jeans run around $50 bucks a pair.Also found 3 packages of womens...
  4. General Chat
    Today I went to Sears and found Lands End infant accessories 70% off. I bought: *2 sets - booties and hat for $1.95 each *navy blue cardigan for $5.85 *baby blanket, super soft receiving blanket for $7.50 (I hate those cheap ones, I always used them for burping pads) *cover up towel with a...
  5. Secondhand Shopping
    I just had to tell someone about my buys from Friday. I first went to Goodwill, we finally got one. There I found this and I got it for $30. The cheapest I have found online is $190. I needed this because ironing is really hard on my back with the fibro. The second thing I found is a...
  6. 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...
  7. General Chat
    Well i normally don't buy this stuff often. But since i had some coupons and they were on sale. Plus with my medical issues i did splurge. I got cereal 10 boxes of cereal 5 for $10 plus i had a 1.00 off ber box. so brought cost $1 a box. I bought 6 boxes of pop tarts large boxes. 3 for $5 had...
  8. Secondhand Shopping
    I stopped by a local churches "yard" sale. ( this isn't normal yard sale weather to COLD) but they had one anyway ( I think they scheduled it when they thought the CPSIA was going to make yard sales illegal) I spent $5 and bought A Crock pot. The lid fits my Crock pot ,the one with the lid...
  9. Frugal Living
    Hi all :) I am going to a wholesale club tomorrow (BJs) and will be buying yeast for baking and a few other things but I know alot of the club items arent a real bargain Any tried and true recommended purchases at a wholesale store over a regular supermarket? Thanks! Bloo
  10. Coupons
    I have purchased off eBay and also like to use the 'coupon clippers' site to purchase coupons. But they have a minimum order, so I don't always do that. I find the Sunday paper's coupons are hit or miss, so I buy it sometimes (especially when we know we have a litter of pug pups coming soon and...
  11. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    ...or at least I think so. I didn't have coupons for any of it but I was getting meds for my husband and they had the huge boxes of Alka Seltzer cold normally over $8.00 on sale for $5.00. I got to looking and they had some other meds on sale I normally have to buy like Benedryl normally almost...
  12. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    CVS- 4pk C batteries and L'oreal hair color = $5.82 (used $10 ECB) Stop&Shop- they had corn on the cob on sale 12/$1.99- I asked if there was a limit and there wasn't so I almost bought them out! I got 3 dozen!! Also got black olives 10/$10! =$19.93 I freeze the corn. I'm going to go back...
  13. News you can use
    Picture this: Private equity firm buys Getty Images for $2B Getty Images (GYI) has agreed to be bought by a private equity firm for about $2 billion. </img>
  14. News you can use
    Buffett's Berkshire buys stakes in Kraft , GlaxoSmithKline Billionaire investor Warren Buffett's holding company revealed new investments in Kraft Foods Inc. and drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline ... </img>
  15. News you can use
    Best after-holiday buys Looking for great deals? Focus on electronics, appliances and cars.
  16. Frugal Living
    Those pennies really do add up. Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  17. General Chat
    Do you buy cheap, but new clothes; cheap and used clothes; or brand name clothes at not so frugal prices? Just wondering if anyone can recommend women's clothing that truly lasts--wears and washes well. Also, do you think it is worth it to buy more expensive clothes that last? If you do, do...
  18. Discount Stores
    you know ground beef, chicken etc? I have to now make a monthly trip to the next town and decided while there I will shop at Aldis but am wondering about their meats. I usually get my meats at the meat market here in town and they are very good so I am a bit wary
  19. Family
    Hopefully this doesn't sound very ungrateful, but I'm sure that some people can relate. Basically, DH can not keep a secret and already showed me what he got for Christmas. He said he liked it, and he thought I would too, and that it "cost a pretty penny." He got earrings and a necklace...
  20. Secondhand Shopping
    I hit the thrift store. Found some clothes. (Are ya thinking well there's a surprise? rofl) Blue tags were 50% off, so I did great with a pile of blue tag clothes. I found a bunch of blue tagged books for the kids too. My steal for the day was 24 issues of magic schoolbus magazine for...
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