This is no April fools joke. There are six upcoming state sales tax holidays that have nothing to do with back-to-school shopping–which I’ve written about in the past–and everything to do with saving money when buying items for your home.
Wouldn’t it be great if we could all have stylists to help us get ready for big events or even just for everyday at the office? Truth is, there are affordable ways to get styled these days, and those services come right to your house, with online stylist services, the results of which are mailed […]
Like 10 million Americans, we are dog lovers that celebrate our dog’s birthday. Because of that, I’ve created a new business called Pawsome Doggie. It’s an online shop selling awesome dog party supplies. Since adopting our first rescue dog in 2002, Buffy, a golden retriever-beagle-cocker spaniel mix (left), who joined our family when he was […]
This post contains affiliate links. Note: Peapod has put together a special offer for Suddenly Frugal readers–Get $20 Off Your First Order of $90+ at Peapod.com with code SFRUGAL20. So I’ve updated this review post to reflect this unique offer. I first tried out Peapod, the grocery delivery service–and then became a repeat customer–after hearing […]
Twice a year, at the beginning of the fall semester and again at the beginning of the spring semester, college students make a rush for the college bookstore to stock up on school supplies. In the process they are likely spending as much as $1,300 on books and supplies, so says the College Board. It’s […]
Did you know that the most popular time of the year for couples to get engaged is during the December holidays right through Valentine’s Day in February? If you’ve recently gotten engaged, congratulations. Soon enough you’ll likely be creating a bridal registry for your wedding gifts and bridal shower gifts. Since you probably have had […]
When it comes to holiday gifts I bought this year, about half were gift cards. With regards to the gifts I received, about half were gift cards. According to the National Retail Federation, I’m like a lot of Americans–nearly 59 percent of us have requested to receive a gift card this year for the holidays, […]
Here are 12 companies that stand behind the products they sell, either through a lifetime warranty or rock-solid guarantee policy. I’m bringing this up because it’s almost gift-buying season and this is good information to have. Also, I’ve realized that since I’ve been writing the Suddenly Frugal blog (I started in 2007), I’ve come to […]