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Stores

Stores

These are some of my favorite stores for shopping. This includes both in person and online. Whenever possible I’ve included shopping codes to help you save. Amazon First of all, you know that Amazon.com is a site where you can buy anything and everything. But you may not realize how much you can save with…

Best Gift Card Deals

Best Gift Card Deals

For many years I wrote about the best gift card deals during the holiday season and throughout the year. I did this in my role as a contributor to Parade.com.  Every year, without fail, restaurants and retailers would offer some kind of gift card deal. For example, if you bought $100 in Panera Bread gift…

Car Care Tips by Season

Car Care Tips by Season

Did you know there are specific car care tips by season? For example, one of my must-dos before the first snowfall is making sure my car has antifreeze as well as plenty of window washing fluid. On the flip side, after winter, I always “treat” my car to a full car wash. Why? Because it’s…

How to Define Frugal

How to Define Frugal

How do you define frugal? Now more than ever, people are looking to embrace the meaning of frugal. For the first time since the great recession of 2008, I find myself redefining my frugality, too. With inflation at an all-time high, it’s an important topic to discuss. Why redefine? Because when I first started this…

Why You Should Shop Target Deal Days
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Why You Should Shop Target Deal Days

Target Deal Days are back this October. And even though we haven’t gotten through Halloween yet (as I write this article), retailers definitely want you to be thinking about holiday shopping already. For example, recently we shopped at Costco. As soon as we walked into our local warehouse, I saw Christmas trees lined up next…

Holiday Gifts of Products Guaranteed for Life
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Holiday Gifts of Products Guaranteed for Life

Why should you think about buying products guaranteed for life gifts? Because, it’s a smart use of your money. If you’re like me, you want to give gifts that are not only meaningful but also that last. It’s one of the reasons I tend to give my business to companies with a lifetime warranty and…

Dorm Packing Checklist

Chances are college students use a dorm packing checklist whenever they move into university housing. This is a checklist with all of their dorm must have essentials. And, if like last spring, they suddenly have to move out when campuses close down, they’ll once again need a dorm packing checklist. Except this time it will…

Leah Ingram Home

Leah Ingram Home

Hello, I’m glad you’re here! My name is Leah Ingram, a professional journalist by training and author of 15 books. Years ago, I became suddenly frugal. You may have read my blog or book of the same name. These days I’m writing about products and services that provide the most value for your time and money…