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Why you should book your summer vacation this winter — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Travel, Savings Experiment, Did You Know Did you know: Finding the perfect time to book your summer travel could land you big savings? Obviously, waiting until the last minute to book your plane ticket can get pretty expensive. But planning to buy too far in advance can also cost you. For the biggest savings on summer flights, try ...

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Can a smart thermostat turn up your savings? — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment, Did You Know Did you know: Buying a smart thermostat could be a smart investment for your home? A smart thermostat automatically learns your habits and temperature preferences every time you adjust it. If you’re someone who doesn’t mind programming their thermostat manually, or if you’re someone who moves often, a smart thermostat might not be ...

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Brilliant and surprising uses for salt — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment In the kitchen, you use salt in just about everything. But what most people don’t realize is that salt can be used for a lot more than cooking. Here are a few unexpected ways you can use salt and save a few bucks at the same time. Hard-boiled eggs can be a tasty treat, but there’s ...

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Save bundles with President’s Day sales — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment, Shopping, Did You Know Did you know that President’s Day weekend features some of the biggest sales of the year? While often overshadowed by “bigger” retail holidays, you can actually save bundles on President’s Day – if you know what to shop for! Want to look presidential in a new peacoat? You can find winter apparel​ ...

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Save big on your next ski trip — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Travel, Savings Experiment It’s wintertime and that means it’s time to hit the slopes. But as a lot of us know, planning a ski trip can quickly add up. Luckily, there are a few ways to enjoy that fresh powder without putting a dent in your savings. First, renting skis at the lodge is costly and renting day ...

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What to Shop for After the Holidays — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Savings Experiment Many of the products you see on sale now will be significantly cheaper after Christmas, so before you rush out for some last-minute shopping, here are a few deals you should skip. First, when it comes to clothing, you’re better off waiting until after Christmas. A staggering 45 percent of all after-Christmas sales are ...

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Where to Get the Best Deals on Groceries — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment, Shopping, Food & Beverage With so many places to shop, finding the best deals on groceries can be a challenge. So, where do you find the greatest savings on certain products? To answer that question, we took a few grocery essentials, and matched them to the stores that can save you the most. Let’s take a ...

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A Home Improvement That Pays for Itself — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment, Home & Garden, Did You Know Did you know your water heater may be draining your savings dry? Here’s why. A poorly insulated water heater can cost you up to 10 percent more on your energy bill, which for some could be up to $ 10 a month. However, if you invest in a water heater ...

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How to Save When Booking Hotels — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Travel, Savings Experiment With loads of options and reviews, online travel agencies can be useful resources for your next trip, but if you’re using them to book a hotel, you might be paying too much. Let’s take a look at a few reasons why. First, did you know that online travel agencies charge hotels up to 30 percent ...

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Scary Great Ways to Save on Halloween Candy — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Savings Experiment Halloween’s almost here, and that means trick-or-treaters and lots of candy, but how do you get all those sweets without taking a big bite out of your savings? We’ll show you how with these scary great ways to save this Halloween. First, it’s important to know when to buy your candy. When it comes ...

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