In This Issue:
Check Your Receipt and Get the Real Deal
Shopping sales, using coupons and stumbling across super-discounted bargains are all great ways to save loads of cash. That is unless you don’t really get the savings you anticipated.
How is that possible?
Simple, at the checkout counter you are charged a retail price, or more, on your discounted items and never even know it.
Is this some sinister ploy?
No, but we’ve seen a level of incompetence in many retail establishments despite constant scrutiny by state departments of weights and measures and numerous investigative reports about “scanner accuracy.” We are told that if there are errors, they usually favor the consumer. Unfortunately, that’s not been our experience.
Read the 7 Things We Do to Get the Real Deal
The Easy Way to Inventory Food
If you inventory your food in your pantry, freezer, and refrigerator, you are sure to reduce what you spend on groceries.
Inventorying your food will help you to save money, waste less food, and spend less time shopping.
This is something you will definitely want to consider. Just know that to inventory your food will take a little time.
But it also will produce huge savings in your grocery budget! Here’s how we do it.
Read More How We Inventory for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner in our Freezer & Pantry
How to do a DIY Property Tax Appeal
Doing a DIY Property Tax Appeal is not something many homeowners think about. But, if you own a home or are getting ready to buy one, you should consider what you will pay in property taxes.
And you should probably look into what similarly sized homes are paying.
When you purchase a house, be aware that many counties base their revised valuations, in large part, on the sale price. The basis for the valuation may be correct, but the details of your property may be misrepresented, which can result in higher taxes.
Read How We Appealed our Property Taxes and WON!
13 Ways to Get Your Meds Cheaper
Are you looking to get prescriptions cheaper? There are tons of ways to quickly and legally get discounts on your medication prescriptions.
Is the cost of prescription drugs making you choke?
According to the Center for Disease Control, 48% of American’s take at least one prescription drug and 21% take 3 or more prescription drugs. Legal, prescribed drug use in our country, and around the world is at all-time highs.
Get the 13 Ways to Save Here
Cat & Dog Care – Money Savings
Our Cat & Dog Care Money Savings Page contains several ideas for caring for your pet without breaking the bank.
See All of the Pet Tips Here
2 Delicious Summer Pies
You're going to love these simple and delicious pie recipes.
Fresh Glazed Strawberry Pie
Our daughter Becky made this delicious recipe for Easter . . . It is so good we had no leftovers!
Get the Recipe here
Melt in Your Mouth Lemon Meringue Pie
This is a super delicious recipe and it’s one of our favorites because we grow our own lemons. Even if you have to use store-bought lemon juice it will still be a tart and sweet favorite.
Get the complete Recipe Here
CVS Haul and Coupon Magic
Read the CVS Haul Details and Get More Coupon and Grocery Saving Tips
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