August 2016

How to Host a Relaxing and Budget Friendly Spa Party

August 29, 2016 - 15:20

This weekend I decided to put together a budget friendly spa party for me and some friends. It was a great excuse to get together and chat plus have a relaxing evening at home. My goal was to create a spa-like atmosphere while mostly using products and supplies that I already owned. If you too are looking to host a spa party on the cheap, here are my top tips.

What is the Walmart Beauty Box and is it Worthwhile?

August 19, 2016 - 17:00

You may be familiar with monthly beauty box subscriptions and their rising popularity. Brands like Birchbox and Ipsy have popped up over the years offering you a mystery box of premium beauty samples delivered to you each month for a monthly subscription fee that is usually in the $10.00 range. You may be surprised to know that now Walmart has launched their own monthly box service called the Walmart Beauty Box, and it features samples of popular beauty products that are carried within their stores. I recently decided to sign up for the Walmart Beauty Box membership, and I am a fan.

8 Great Websites for Scoring Freebies Online

August 07, 2016 - 17:44
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One great way to save money is to get stuff for free, and the freebie movement is alive and well online. While not perfect with the typical drawback being that if its free, the quantity is limited, or maybe the item has been used and abused. There are none-the-less good places to get high quality Freebies Online, lets look at some of our teams' favorites:

6 Easy Ways to Save Gas this Driving Season

August 06, 2016 - 18:18
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Although gas prices are not what they were a few years ago, it still remains one of the biggest and most consistent drags on everyday American's wallets - so today we are going to take a quick look at 6 easy ways to save gas (without buying a Prius).

1.) This the most commonly missed place that people was gas - Tires. Or more correctly not having them inflated properly which can cost you up to 5% of your mileage. It is a good idea once a month to check your tire pressure and get them properly inflated.