Valentine’s Day Twitter Party

#SDCVday

Are you ready for Valentine’s Day coming up in less than a couple of weeks? Join us tomorrow for a Valentine’s Day Twitter party. We’ll be discussing all things Valentine’s Day, including gift ideas, date night ideas and more! There will be prizes, so RSVP and participate for your chance to win!

Here are the details:

Follow the hosts: @maritramos, @amissiontosave, @thesamicone, and @savings.

When: Tuesday, February 7th at 12 PM CT (10 AM PT/1 PM ET).

Where: On Twitter in the #SDCVday hashtag or on tchat.

What: There are several questions they will tweet and discuss. Be sure to use the hash tag #SDCVday to be eligible for the prizes.

RSVP: Submit your Twitter handle here to RSVP.

Eligibility: RSVP by adding your Twitter account to the link above, and actively participate during the Twitter party with the hashtag #SDCVDay on February 7th, 2017, from 10AM PT/1PM ET until 11AM PT/2PM ET. Winners will be chosen from the RSVP list using Random.org. Winners must be actively tweeting with the hashtag at the time they are randomly selected. Winners will be notified with an @ mention, and must respond via DM within 24 hours of being notified. If another winner must be chosen after the party is over, winner will be randomly selected from active participants during the party. There is a limit of one prize per household during the party. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of your prize. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE TAXED, PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. Subject to official rules and open to United States residents.

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$2 Tide Pods Coupon and More Coupons Available!

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$3.00 off one Gillette

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Black Friday Weekend Ads – Check Out the Best Deals Before You Head Out!

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Black Friday Ads

Before you head out shopping this Black Friday weekend, check out the store ads and make your plan to save the most money!

Amazon:

Best Buy:

Game Stop:

Groupon:

JCPenney:

Kmart:

Kohl’s:

Lowe’s:

Macy’s:

Sam’s Club:

Sears:

Sephora:

Staples:

Target:

T-Mobile:

Toys ‘R Us:

Ulta:

Walgreens:

Walmart:

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

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The 2016 holiday gift guide is out and included are some fantastic gift ideas from 20 stores. You’ll find gift ideas perfect for any age, gender, and interest. The featured stores are:
* AT&T
* Avenue
* BH Cosmetics
* Brooks Brothers
* Charlotte Russe
* Eastbay
* Footlocker
* Gap
* Home Decorators Collection
* The Home Depot
* Horchow
* HP
* Kohl’s
* Lane Bryant
* Macy’s
* Maurices
* Microsoft
* Missguided
* Old Navy
* Verizon

Check out the gifts I suggested from the Microsoft Store:

Microsoft Gift Guide
Microsoft Gift Guide

You can view the entire 2016 Holiday Gift Guide here.

What are some of your favorite gift ideas this year?

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Achieve Your Goals with the Evolve Planner

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Evolve Planner

As you look towards the upcoming year, you are probably looking into tools to help you achieve your goals easier and more effectively. Andrea de Fraga, a professor at Columbia College, has designed a one-of-a-kind planner that lets you plan, manage, and achieve your financial goals as well as personal ones.

The Evolve Planner includes a monthly calendar, weekly schedule, goal visualizer, and spending plan. You’ll be able to set your goals and keep track of your progress through visualizing your goals, making a plan, and staying accountable.

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Join Andrea de Fraga for a Facebook Live event on Tuesday, November 22 from 7-8 pm CST where she will share how the Evolve Planner can help you organize your life, make smart money decisions, track progress and achieve your goals.

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How can you get your own Evolve planner?

Support the Evolve Kickstarter campaign with a pledge as low as $25 to get your own Black or Ruby Red 2017 Evolve planner PLUS you’ll also receive the undated PDF version to start evolving right now!

 

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Zoomer, Equestria Doll & More in Amazon Lightning Deals Today

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Amazon Lightning Deals

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Staples Black Friday Deals

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Staples Black Friday deals are here! You are able to buy them online starting on Thursday, November 24 (Thanksgiving) and you can pick them up in store anytime on Friday, November 25. Their doors open on Friday, November 25 at 6 am. Don’t forget to sign up for a free Staples Rewards membership if you don’t already have one so you can earn rewards from your purchases. Here are just some of their hot deals:

Black Friday deals (Thursday-Saturday):

HP Laptop w/Intel Core i5, 14″ screen, 12GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, Win 10
$389.99 (save $250)

HP Laptop w/Intel Pentium, 15.6″ screen, 8GM RAM, 500GB hard drive, Win 10
$229.99 (save $190)

HP Laptop w/Intel Core i3, 15.6″ screen, 6GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, Win 10
$299.99 (save $170)

HP Laptop w/Intel Core i7, 15.6″ screen, 12GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, Win 10
$499.99 (save $280)

HP Desktop PC w/Intel i5, 12GB RAM, 1TB HDD
$399.99 (save $180)

Samsung 24″ Wide-Screen LED Monitor
$99.99

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(after instant savings and easy rebate)

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$19.99 (after instant savings and easy rebate)

Canon PIXMA Color Inkjet All-in-One Printer
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$54.99 (save $15)

Fujifilm Instax Mini Twin-Pack Film
$19.99 or 2 for $35

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite 7″ w/6GB Storage
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HP Envy 7640 Wireless All-in-One Printer
$99.99 (save $99.99)

Amazon Fire 8″ Tablet
$79.99 (save $50)

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 i5
$799 (save $200)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8″ Tablet
$129.99 (save $70)

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 15
$59.99 (save $40)

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$49.99 (save $50)

2-days only (Friday-Saturday) – in store only:

Staples 8.5″ x 11″ Multipurpose Paper, 500 sheets/Ream
(after easy rebate)

Staples 8.5″ x 11″ Multipurpose Paper, 10-Ream Case
$9.99 (after instant savings and easy rebate)

HP Social Media Snapshots 25/Pack
$1 (save $8.99)

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My Little Pony, Paw Patrol & More in Amazon Lightning Deals Today

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Amazon Lightning Deals

The countdown to the holidays has begun! Now is a great time to start your holiday shopping (or finish it if you’ve already started) because every day between now and Christmas, Amazon will have some super HOT deals for toys, household products and more. New to this years Amazon LightningDeals, Amazon Prime members can begin purchasing items 30 minutes before the official start of select deals. Today’s Amazon Lightning Deals are brought to you by Living Chic Mom!

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Starting at 6:50 AM PST/7:50 AM MST/8:50 AM CST/9:50 AM EST
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BrainStorm Bushido Kendama Samurai/Ronin Play Set (2 Pack) Emerald/Navy
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Starting at 8:05 AM PST/9:05 AM MST/10:05 AM CST/11:05 AM EST
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Aurora Plush 10 Dreamy Eyes Cow Maybelle
Bachmann Trains Snap-Fit E-Z Track 18 Radius Curved Track (4/card)

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Starting at 8:45 AM PST/9:45 AM MST/10:45 AM CST/11:45 AM EST
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Paw Patrol Activity Table Sets
SAM Labs Science Museum Inventor Kit
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Little Treasures Basketballs Shoot Hoop, Mini Basket Ball Game

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Little Treasures Pretend and Play Little Tea Set
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POOF Pro Gold Mini Sport Pack
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Batman Toys, Avengers Playhut & More in Amazon Lightning Deals Today

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Amazon Lightning Deals

The countdown to the holidays has begun! Now is a great time to start your holiday shopping (or finish it if you’ve already started) because every day between now and Christmas, Amazon will have some super HOT deals for toys, household products and more. New to this years Amazon LightningDeals, Amazon Prime members can begin purchasing items 30 minutes before the official start of select deals. Today’s Amazon Lightning Deals are brought to you by Living Chic Mom!

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Starting at 7:50 AM PST/8:50 AM MST/9:50 AM CST/10:50 AM EST
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Heat Shield Batman 6 Figure
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Starting at 9:10 AM PST/10:10 AM MST/11:10 AM CST/12:10 PM EST
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Starting at 10:50 AM PST/11:50 AM MST/12:50 PM CST/1:50 PM EST
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Starting at 11:10 AM PST/12:10 PM MST/12:10 PM CST/1:10 PM EST
PLAYMOBIL Royal Banquet Room

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Bendon Inc. SpongeBob SquarePants- Imagine Ink Activity Book

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Starting at 1:00 PM PST/2:00 PM MST/3:00 PM CST/4:00 PM EST
Disguise 83328L Pinkie Pie Deluxe Costume Small (4-6x)
Playhut Avengers Ball Pit

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Starting at 2:20 PM PST/3:20 PM MST/4:20 PM CST/5:20 PM EST
Miniland Moogy Puppet
Jacobson Hat Company Permafelt Mountie
Banpresto Gin Tama 5.1 Toushirou Hijikata Figure Break Time

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Starting at 4:05 PM PST/5:05 PM MST/6:05 PM CST/7:05 PM EST
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Playskool Friends Mrs. Potato Head Mermaid Story Pack

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How to Feed Your Holiday Guests on the Cheap

How to Feed Your Holiday Guests on the Cheap

As you prepare for Thanksgiving and other holiday gatherings with family and friends, you may want ways on how to entertain without blowing your budget. In Cameron Huddleston’s article, “How to Feed Your Holiday Guests on the Cheap” on GoBankingRates, we share tips on how to keep the cost of desserts down. Read some of the other ways you can save from other savings experts!

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