Archives for July, 2011

27 Jul

Extreme Couponing

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I recently caught an episode of "Extreme Couponing" on TLC. If you haven’t seen the show, it’s about real people who obsessively use couponing to spend only pennies for hundreds of dollars worth of goods. Surprised that it only took some pl...
18 Jul

Improve your FICO scores

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When it comes to boosting your FICO credit scores there are a variety of strategies that will yield varying amounts of improvement.  Many people believe that getting negative information removed from your credit reports is the number one way to in...
14 Jul

Price matching

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Special thanks to Alise Wakeland, a quality assurance specialist for MMI, for providing this guest post. Recently I tested out Wal-Marts’ ad match policy.  Wal-Marts’ policy is not new, but with their recent commercials promoting th...
08 Jul

Valuable tips on tipping

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Frugal living is becoming more prevalent thanks to coupon and discount websites such as Groupon, Living Social, Rue La La, and Yipit – the list goes on and on. People are using coupons to receive great deals at restaurants, spas, salons, hotels, ...