Creative Cash Gifts for Grads

Before you start writing checks for all those “Congratulations, Graduate” cards this year, consider something a little more creative. While it’s true that cash is the number one gift of choice for graduates, you could have some fun passing the buck(s) on to your favorite students with these creative cash gifts for grads ideas. First, don’t think that giving cash has to be in the form Read more ...

6 Genius & Budget-Friendly Graduation Party Ideas

It’s the age of all things DIY, so some of us may be feeling the extra pressure to make our grad parties shine this year. Fortunately, there are plenty of genius ideas that are easy to execute and sure to impress. Here are some budget-friendly food and décor to up the ante on your grad’s special day. Floating Photo Collage: Hole-punch the top of photos and tie them to balloon strings for Read more ...

5 Grad Party Recipes for Every Growing Boy

Planning a graduation party? We’ve pulled together a quick menu that will feed a room full of new grads (and their proud parents)! From appetizers to entrees, salads to desserts, these five ultimate grad party recipes will have everyone throwing their caps off to you! Appetizer: Creamy Dill Cucumber Toasties Start your party off on the right food with these easy little toast nibblers. Simple, Read more ...

Practical Gift Ideas for Graduates

Every year, as the school year comes to a close, millions of gift buyers find themselves asking the same question—“What do I get the graduates?” Money is a much-appreciated and easy choice, and writing a check in the amount of the graduation year (for example, $20.13) has become a popular trend. But some gift givers look for slightly more personalized options. Here are some ways to combine Read more ...

Best Buys for June

Summer doesn’t officially begin until June 20th, but when it comes to summer sales, the bargains have already begun. Here are some of the best ways to save in June. Fishing. Most states have free fishing days when you don’t need a license, and many coincide with National Fishing & Boating Week the first week of June. Celebrate by attending fishing derbies and festivals across the country. Read more ...

Save on Graduation Gift Ideas

Graduation is just around the corner! If you’re looking for a graduation gift idea to commemorate this momentous occasion with your high school or college senior, we’re here to help. We’ve listed top online retailers where you can find a gift your graduate will cherish as they move on to the next chapter of their life. Best of all, these stores have great coupons and deals to help you save Read more ...

Five Ways to Save on Your Graduation Party

Throwing a bash for your graduate can be a fun, exciting and memorable time for both you and your child—but it can also take a big bite out of your wallet. There’s no need to skimp, though. You can create a festive time of celebration worthy of your esteemed graduate and still save a few bucks along the way if you’re smart about it. Here are five ways to save. Food: Are you serving lunch Read more ...