Back to School Backpack Buying Guide

In August, backpacks are on shelves everywhere--from grocery stores and department stores to warehouses and websites. So how do you know where to shop? We’ve created a back to school backpack buying guide to highlight some of the best deals out there. Toys R Us: Visit Toys R Us for not only their toys, but their great deals on backpacks for kids. You can get a free lunch kit when you buy Read more ...

8 College Textbook Resources: Where to Buy & Where to Sell

Going to college is an amazing experience, but it is also an expensive one. Between tuition, housing, food and everything in between, saving money becomes vital. One of the most expensive purchases for a student is textbooks. Textbook prices are rising every year and their value diminishes rapidly with the release of new editions. However, we have some top college textbook resources to help you Read more ...

Sales Tax Holidays by State

Source: Bankrate Most holidays cost us money, but this is one holiday that is all about saving money. We’re talking about sales tax holidays. This is a celebration in savings that many states have started hosting around the back to school season. The bulk of tax holidays are happening this weekend (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Lousiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Read more ...

Weekly Deals from The New York Times, Travelocity and More

Here are some of the top weekly deals to wrap up July. We have savings from a wide variety of companies so be sure to leave a comment about what deal you are going to use to save! The New York Times Home Delivery Get award winning journalism at your fingertips from The New York Times. Read about all the breaking news happening around the globe from one of the most respected newspapers in Read more ...

5 Ways to Save Money on College Food

We already know that college is expensive. From textbooks to tuition--it all adds up. So anyway to save a few bucks is beneficial to a college student. The easiest--and maybe even healthiest--way to do so is with food. Feeding yourself on a college budget can be tricky, but with these simple tips, you can save money on college food and be on your way to both a healthier body and wallet. Try Read more ...

Julep Maven Unboxing Video – May 2014

This is my Julep Maven unboxing video for May 2014. The subscription box is $10 a month. Each box contains limited-run nail colors that are determined by your style profile. My profile is Classic With a Twist. IN THE BOX: Mighty - Nail and Cuticle Serum - Retail Price $28 Classic With a Twist - Maddy (raspberry sorbet shimmer) - Retail Price $14 Classic With a Twist - Madison Read more ...

Weekly Deals from Nordstrom, FineStationery and More

If you feel that itch to do some shopping, take a look at these top weekly deals. There is bound to be something for you--I guarantee it. Nordstrom Nordstrom’s Anniversary sale only comes around once a year, so be sure to take advantage of it while you can. Almost everything is on sale--only a handful of exclusions apply. Browse the site to see the amazing deals on everything including Read more ...

POPSUGAR Must Have Unboxing Video – June 2014

Here is my POPSUGAR Must Have unboxing video for June 2014. The subscription box is $39.95 a month plus free shipping. The theme for this month's box is to get you ready for summer. IN THE BOX: Emily Giffin's novel The One & Only: Retail Price $16.52 - It’s a story of an unlikely romance and lifelong friends set against the backdrop of Texas football. Not exactly a book I’d Read more ...