School Supply Challenge of 2012

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I know, I know. Summer has just started for many of you. But believe it or not, back-to-school sales are kicking off this week in many parts of the United States. Sales tend to track school openings, so if your area's public schools start in August, … [Read more...]

LAST DAY! Get $17.76 Instant Bonus for Free When You Open Kids Savings Account

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I don't want any of you to miss out on this awesome opportunity to get your kids some FREE cash just for opening them a savings account. Open an free savings account for your child by 11:59 p.m. EST tonight, July 3, 2012, and you’ll get a free … [Read more...]

LAST DAY! Open Free Checking Account – Get $152 Bonus

I'd hate for you to miss out on this great offer from Capital One 360. It ends tonight at 11:59 pm EST (7/3/12). You've heard me sing the praises of Capital One 360 for being our virtual cash envelope. Well usually, they offer a $50 bonus when you … [Read more...]

Vacations in Kansas City – Attractions, Festivals & Kosher Dining

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If you're road tripping this summer, why not make Kansas City a stop along the way?! We have lots to do, the friendliest people you'll ever meet, and even a few kosher food options! If you're going to be here for just a day or a few days, here are … [Read more...]

Open Kids’ Savings Account, Get Instant $17.76 Bonus for Free

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More Independence Day celebrations from Capital One 360. This offer only comes around once a year, so take advantage of free money now for your kiddos. Open a free savings account for your child by July 3, 2012, and you’ll get a free $17.76 … [Read more...]

Open Free Checking Account – Get $152 Bonus (Thru 7/3/12)

Capital One 360 is celebrating Independence Day in a BIG way! Right now, when you open a Capital One 360 checking account, you can earn a $152 bonus. Yes, that's right - $152 in FREE money! Here's how it works:

Frual Summer Craft Projects for Kids


Looking for some inspiration for frugal, summer crafts projects you can do with your kids? Look no further! I got some great advice yesterday on the KOAB on Facebook for craft projects that can involve all three of my kids - ages 3, 6 and 9 years … [Read more...]

4th of July – Time to Stock Up on BBQ Supplies

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Just like December is a great month to stock on baking goods and canned pumpkin, late June/early July is the best time to stock up on BBQ supplies. Check your local sales circulars for deals on:

Reader Tip: Junk My Car

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Thanks to Dodi for sharing this great tip for disposing of an old car and making a few bucks in the process. I just "junked" one of my old cars. It was a 97 Le Sabre (Buick). I tried to do it completely locally, but wound up using … [Read more...]

Cut Your Home Phone & Save with Obihai

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This is a guest post from Yosef Silver of This American Bite. We’ve been furiously packing up house and and moving into our new house over the last few weeks. As boxes start to fill, the tiresome chore of disconnecting and reconnecting the core (and … [Read more...]