How to Ask for a Discount
We went to a baseball game once and our team won! They handed out coupons at the exit gates for a free taco. We simply asked for extra coupons and the guy gave us a big stack. We had enough free tacos to feed us for about 15 days! Once we were clothes shopping at a store that had their grand opening the day before.
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Help your tweens and teens turn off the screens with these 35+ boredom busters. Get them off their phones, away from the tv, and doing things they love! View more. Baby and Kids, Organization, Travel. On the Road Again? The BEST Tips for Surviving Your Next Road Trip with Kids!
How to style a basic layering shirt!
HINT, it's a 30% off promo code on their essentials shirts, and it will seriously save you a BUNDLE. I thought I'd list out my tips for your reading pleasure! LAYERING. I am 5′ 9″, and have a long torso, so basically no shirt on Earth is long enough for me to …
My secret to saving on groceries, without clipping coupons
FACT – coupon-cutting leads to impulse buying. The purpose of coupons is to get you to purchase a product that you most likely haven’t tried before. Translation = IMPULSE BUY. If you wouldn’t have put it on your shopping list to begin with, for Heaven's sake don’t waste your time clipping a coupon for it! Additionally, just because
Allowance 101: How We Do Allowance for Kids
Priya, at the ripe ol' age of four, saved up for a Jungle Jumparoo (get 10% off with code FUNCHEAP10). She is still proud of her first purchase to this day. I took a piece of paper and drew 100 squares on it so that each square represented $1. Each time they earned $1, they got to color in a square.
Jill's Steals and Deals from the Today Show!
In 2011, I partnered with the Today Show to share Jill's Steals & Deals bargains for popular beauty products, jewelry, clothing, photo deals, gifts, and more.A lot of you reading right now have found this site because of that relationship that we enjoyed so much! *Note: When you click the links in this post, we may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.
How to Cruise with Kids!
The coupon code above to get $1.50 off for a limited time. Trust me, cramming an entire family into a small ship cabin? You're going to need this, I promise. THESE travel baby products that I can't live without. Collapsable or travle-friendly sand toys that aren't too bulky to pack (like THIS ONE). We didn't pack any, and by the 3rd day on
Are sale prices really better
how do you know when you're REALLY getting a good deal, and when the "sale!" sticker could just be fooling you into THINKING you're getting a great deal? Here are 3 things to keep in mind when shopping to make sure you're always paying the best pricewhether from a sale sticker or not:
Reindeer Games: The BEST Family Game Night
I asked Jammin' Jammies for a coupon code naturally, so. Use the code JOLLY20 to get 20% off! Plus, free shipping on orders over $75! Order HERE! Forward this post to any moms or grandmas out there who buy jammies for Christmas. They will thank you later. Now, onto the games! A game night isn't complete with out incredibly hilarious, fun, and
How to make an area rug out of remnant carpet
Use the code FCFBLOG to get an extra 10% off, garden ridge coupons. March 7, 2014 at 12:32 am. Hmm it seems like your website ate my first comment (it was super long) so I guess I’ll just sum it up what I had written and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog.
55+ Easy Ways to Save Money!
Look for Coupons – Those weekly “junk” ads are a great place to look before going out to eat at restaurant or fast food joint. Use Restaurant or Fast Food Apps – Have a favorite restaurant or food place that you always work into the budget? A lot of places have apps for your phone that help you save money and earn rewards after each visit.
Affordable, Cheap, and Free Summer Fun
Discount coupons at Deseret Book. Lagoon coupons are linked to specific products within their catalog. For every product you buy you get a discount coupon, whether you buy online or in the store. The coupon is for a day pass price of $38.95, savings of $9. The eligible items can be found in the store and in their online catalog.
The Best Rewards Credit Cards for Freebies
Yup. It's definitely one of the best rewards credit cards around. They offer perks like 4% back for gas, 3% for restaurants and travel, 2% back for Costco purchases, and 1% for everything else. Our team member Meggan racked up over $900 in rewards last year! You can use those rewards for a Costco shopping haul or take it in cash.
Your Wallet Called. It Wants This Michaels Coupon Code
DOWNLOAD THE MICHAELS APP FOR A 20% MICHAELS COUPON CODE. Okay, our first tip is to download the Michaels app! First of all, you'll get a 20% off coupon right off the bat. And they regularly share coupons in-app, so you'll never have to search the sales flyers or clip another coupon again. Just scan your phone at checkout to rack up those savings.
I just got paid $130 for doing NOTHING!
I just got paid $130 from Ebates! Out of the blue!! for doing nothing. I'm so excited I literally jumped up and down in my chair. $130 is a ton of money! (Especially when you don't have to work hard for it.) It's going straight into our slush fund to help us save up for our next big trip (and don't worry, Europe On The Cheap post series coming
HUGE List of Birthday FREEBIES!
Bandido’s – Get $8 off your favorite entree when you celebrate your birthday at Bandido’s in Ohio and Indiana. Barnes & Noble Kids Club – Get a free Birthday Cupcake from B&N ! Baskin Robbins – Baskin Robbins will send you a coupon for a free 2.5 oz scoop of ice cream on your birthday plus other special promotions when you join the
How to Plan a Family Staycation on a
Build a fire and roast marshmallows. Enjoy a soda. (It is a staycation, after all!) Order take out so there's no mess to clean up. Splurge on a 5-star restaurant. Have a picnic in the park . Visit a local candy or fudge shop. (Or make your own fudge and save some major money!) Take a family art or cooking class.
How we got out of $19,000 credit card debt
Less than $40 to make and it works fine. The trick is to get that Costco size of oxyclean and two $1 buckets. Fill those buckets up (half way) with hot water and scoop of oxyclean. One is for light clothes and one with darks. Usually we have a pink/red bucket (4 girls after all) and a lights bucket.
Baby Registry 101: The Best Stores, Perks & More
The Best Perks – After you complete your registry, buybuyBaby will send you a surprise bag filled with goodies, including samples and coupons for full-sized baby products. Like many other registries, they also offer a completion discount, so you can save 15% off …
Meet Jordan Page
What started out as a dinky blog to post random coupons and occasional good deals I found, turned into a “New Frugal” revolution that has pretty much knocked my socks off. And maybe even my pants, but we won't go there. This isn't your average blog. I don't take Pinterest-perfect pictures. I don't have a crafty bone in my body.
Mother’s Day Printable Gift Idea Interview Book
If you're getting supplies at Michaels, be sure to use a 20% off coupon code and our money-saving tips! Gather your loved ones for Mother's Day and play the bowl game together! It's one of the best party games EVER. Needing a good Mother's Day dinner idea? Lucky for you, we've got over 100 dinner ideas for you to choose from!
How to Get the Most Out of Your Costco
They used to be $38.99 at regular price, then the $7 off coupons came out in the coupon book, and bam, the listed price is $46.99, so with $7 off, the price actually comes to $39.99 per box, which is more than the $38.99 regular price! I was so devastated.
Budget Boot Camp & Productivity Boot Camp Bundle and Save
This is not your typical budgeting program. We removed all the stress and fluff and replaced it with simplicity, effectiveness and fun. This program is a compilation of all Jordan's best tips, financial principles, and ideas in one place.
Why I'm quitting blogging.
That, in my dream world, I would totally do for free, but would just die and go to heaven if I could get paid for it. Those things were: 1) Being paid to be on TV, having my own TV show being the ultimate dream, 2) Getting a book deal, 3) Having my own conference, 4) Public speaking, teaching, and in-person events.
Back To School Shopping On A Budget
To find coupons: Check your mail – junk mail might not be junk! Google “coupon for ___” or “coupon code for ___” online before buying. Search stores' websites. For example, if you like to shop at Target, be sure to go online first and print out their coupons. BUY USED
DIY Pottery Barn Wall Art Knockoff!
Hi all, I'm Melissa from Two It Yourself and I'm thrilled to be guest posting on Free Cheap or Fun today! If you follow me at all on 2IY, you may have noticed that I like to knockoff of Pottery Barn from time to time all the time. I love Pottery Barn's new Lattice Panel Wall Art , but at $399 I couldn't stomach paying that price.So I figured out a way to knockoff it off…for less than $20!
Party Food Ideas for Feeding a Crowd on the Cheap!
You can buy these especially cheap at craft stores using coupons. Remember, Michaels always has a 20% off code! USE WHAT YOU HAVE. I love using baby food jars or leftover tupperware to serve sauces and toppings. Wrap a cute ribbon around them, put a label on or next to them, and there you go.
Why You Don't Want to Miss Budget Boot Camp!
Currently on your webpage it says the price is $129, but when you go to the registration page it says $149. You also offered a 10% off code so the price should be $116.10 with the discount code. Will you honor the website price and coupon code?
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4-Ingredient Homemade Finger Paint: A Fun, Cheap, & EASY Way to Keep Kids Busy. This homemade finger paint recipe is super cheap and easy to make. Learn how to make it and keep the messes to a minimum! View more. Baby and Kids, Recipes, Uncategorized.
DIY Nest Necklace Tutorial!!!!
Lastly, twist off the last little bit of your wire so you can attach it to a chain. And that's it! So easy! It Wants This Michaels Coupon Code + Money-Saving Tips! March 25, 2021. Baby and Kids, Recipes, Uncategorized. A Kool-Aid Playdough Recipe Your Kids Will LOVE. March 22, 2021.
We're Selling Our Dream Home!
We shopped sales, used coupons when we went out to eat, lovingly accepted hand-me-downs from anyone. Yet, a rude awakening occurred when a trifecta of life changes happened. Bubba quit his job to start a business, suddenly dropping us from 2 incomes to 1, we lost all our savings in a real estate investment that didn’t pan out, and we felt it
Debt Free: Leslie pays off $29,474 in 14 months!
So here is how we paid off $29,474.18 in 14 months on one income of $55,000/year: First we followed Dave Ramsey’s baby steps. We attended his Financial Peace University Home Study Class.We dropped our emergency fund of $7000 down to his recommended $1000 in baby step one.
CHEAP Travel Tips and Tricks to Travel on a Budget
You can also text FCFTEXT to 833-520-0668 to be in the loop for when the videos are released, plus be kept up to date on all things Fun Cheap or Free! Enough chit chat, let's get to the goods. Check the video out online or click and watch all about cheap travel below: YouTube. Jordan Page, FunCheapOrFree.
Puppy Must-Haves: Fur Baby Shopping Tips
PUPPY MUST-HAVES FOR CARE AND PLAY. Puppies are just so stinking much fun! So, let's have some fun, you guys! These are the products we use to play with and to care for our pups: Chew Toys – Heads up: if you don't give your pup enough toys to chew, they will find your shoes and use them as toys. Or your furniture.
Budgeting. Calling all parents of college-bound kiddos! These easy scholarships to apply for will help you save some hard-earned cash! Eating healthy on a budget isn’t easy, but it’s possible! Today we’re sharing our best tips for saving money and feeding your family well.
How to Cut Boys Hair Less Than 15 Minutes
Slow and easy does it, so don't rush! This is a quick process anyway, so don't be afraid to take your time. You can always cut off more if you need to, but it's kinda hard to add hair back. When you're done with the top, snap off that guard and brush the hairs off the razor. Now you're ready for the next step!
Where to Find the Best Deals on Halloween Candy
If you have one of the coveted $10 coupons, you can likely get all the candy you need for free! Sweet… literally ! Walgreens – They often ofter BOGO deals on select candies. Check the walgreens.com website for weekly sales! Dollar Tree – It’s pretty hard to beat their prices!
The 28 Best Fast Food Apps for Frugal Foodies
Just beware of a slushie addiction. Download the Sonic app and score 50% off drinks and slushies when you order in-app. But wait! There's more. As soon as you enroll in their rewards program, you'll get a free medium slush, a coupon to save 50% on a Sonic Blast, plus a coupon for a $1.99 kid's meal. Download the Arby's app for all sorts of
How to Save Money by Sticking to the F A C T s!
Buy Used – This is a great way to save money. Just because it's used doesn't mean that it's necessarily old or messed up. Facebook Marketplace is a great way to find used items that are still in good shape in your area. Shop on the Right Day – Research days of the week/times of year that are best to buy.
DIY New Year's time capsule! [Free printable included
Each year we fill the capsule with pictures from the year, as well as a questionnaire that each child fills out (free printable below!). Then we have a New Year's Eve party with all the cousins and have fun looking at the previous years' sheets and pictures. We can't wait to share how cheap and easy it is to start this tradition in your own family!
What to Buy from Costco & What to Avoid
Tortilla Chips – the 3 lb bags of Mission chips. Snack Items – Fruit snacks, granola bars, some crackers, pretzels, veggie straws, etc. Nearly always with a coupon. Applesauce Pouches – for my kids (like THIS KIND) are great for lunches on the go. Those awesome Kirkland chocolate diet drinks (like Slim Fasts kinda).
How to Budget for Costco + Buying in Bulk
the questions were all very interesting. my family spends $300 on groceries and household goods… this includes diapers, food and pet care, personal hyigene, etc. we often dont even spend the whole $300. we live in baltimore. i go to bj’s or costco once or twice a month. i stop by a cvs once a month, and whole foods once a week (cvs is next to my house and office, whole foods within walking
Homemade Halloween Costumes: Find Them
Find a Discount – Search for a coupon code before buying online or in-store! Search Groupon or Google “coupon for Halloween City” and more often than not, you'll find something! Buy Off-Season – Go right after Halloween and stock up for next year! You will be able to save up to 90% and have brand new costumes for thrift store prices.
This Simple Kinetic Sand Recipe = Hours of Fun
A little goes a long way, so start with one to two teaspoons. Essential Oils – Take the sensory play to the next level by adding some scents to your sand. Try lavender or peppermint. You only need a few drops! Food Coloring – You don't have to settle for tan or brown; try mixing and matching your favorite colors.
How much should you pay
Beauty schools ALWAYS have deals and specials! Call them, look for coupons, or look online. They offer happy hour, coupons, specials, 2 for 1 deals, etc. Beauty schools also offer great deals on spa services like pedicures, facials, and other services and sometimes offer discounts for getting multiple services at once.
Starch + Fabric = (Removable) Faux Wallpaper!
If we ever move from this house this wall treatment will simply peel off. Then the wall will just need a wipe down to remove any starch residue. And the best part is the fabric can be reused. It Wants This Michaels Coupon Code + Money-Saving Tips! March 25, 2021. Baby and Kids, Recipes, Uncategorized. A Kool-Aid Playdough Recipe Your Kids