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8 Sly Ways to Save Money at Target

Filed under: How to Save Money AP By Melissa Neiman If you really enjoy perusing the aisles at Target, you’re not alone. In fact, Target is among America’s favorite places to shop. The discount retailer ranks third among mass merchant sellers, behind Walmart and Costco and ahead of Amazon, according to the National Retail Federation. Shoppers turn to the famous ...

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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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15 Golden Rules to Save on Every Purchase

Filed under: Saving By Maryalene LaPonsie All told, the average American household spent $ 53,495 in 2014, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While the bulk of that money went for housing, we still spent more than $ 1,786 on apparel and services, $ 2,728 on entertainment, and another $ 2,787 on food away from home. Then there is ...

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11 Ways to Save Big on College Textbooks

Filed under: College, Deals, Saving AOL By Brandon Ballenger Most college students will return to campus later this month, and they’ll spend a lot of money on textbooks. Students at public four-year colleges spent an average of $ 1,225 on books and supplies during the 2014-15 school year, according to the College Board. The total was even higher for private ...

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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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Barack Obama can save lives with push for 'smart guns'

Among President Obama’s actions this week on guns, the most far-reaching may be the brief memorandum he sent to the Secretary of Defense, the Attorney General and the Secretary of Homeland Security. These are the three largest gun-purchasing agencies in the U.S. government. Each has a substantial research budget. The President’s memo directs them to research “smart guns” and other ...

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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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6 Reasons to Save Up for a Future Trip to Disney World

Filed under: Media, Walt Disney, Travel, Entertainment Industry, Vacation Planning Jordan Strauss/Invision for Disney Store/AP Images A lot of people visit Disney’s (DIS) resort in Florida every year. A whopping 51.5 million guests visited Disney World’s four theme parks last year, according to industry tracker Themed Entertainment Association. Another 4.2 million guests checked out one of the resort’s two water ...

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5 Little Things You Could Be Doing to Save Money, but Aren’t

Filed under: Travel, Credit Cards, Shopping, How to Save Money, Consumer Issues Getty ImagesUnplugging electronics and filling out surveys at the bottom of receipts can boost your bank account. When it comes to money, every little bit adds up. That’s what everyone always says, but everyone also has their limits. For instance, if you see a penny on the ground, ...

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