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Best Deals Under $10: Treat Yourself to a Meal at Sonic for $3

If you're feeling a little strapped for cash right now, you can still bag awesome deals under $10. Treat yourself to a cheap meal at Sonic for National Cheeseburger Day, or snag a cool (and affordable!) Star Wars cardigan. See these great offers and more in our roundup of the week's best deals under $10.

Best Freebies: Print 50 Photos From Amazon for Free!

Whatever your weekend looks like, you can kick it off with awesome freebies! Check out our roundup of the week's best freebie deals and see how to bag 50 free photo prints, a Hulu Limited Commercial 45-day trial, and more.

Touchdown! This Football Fan Gear Is on Clearance at Dick's

People love fall for many reasons, including the return of football season. If that speaks to you, then check out the clearance fan gear at Dick's Sporting Goods, which is marked up to an extra 60% off. We've found nine ways to rep your faves.

5 Garden Tool Deals to Outfit Your Shed for Any Season

Just because the weather is about to start feeling cooler doesn't mean it's time to neglect your yard. Our roundup of the week's best garden deals lets you stock up on all the necessary tools. Score deeply discounted shears, shovels, and more.

5 Cordless Drill Deals Perfect for Every Tool Kit

Every DIYer needs a good cordless drill in their tool kit. In our roundup of the week's best tool deals, you can find the perfect drill for all your project needs, including models from Milwaukee, Craftsman, and more.

Treat Yourself to These Kitchen Goodies From Sur La Table's Sale

It's a good time to add to your kitchen collection, as Sur La Table is taking up to 50% off a selection of small appliances, cutlery, cookware, food, and cooking tools during its Anniversary Sale. Here are 10 kitchen "extras" worth checking out.

This Bad Food Habit Could Be Costing You $2,000 a Year

Planning for dining out can help you save money, stick to your budget, and enjoy those meals without guilt. Here are nine ways to save when eating out.

Did Prices Drop at Your Local Whole Foods?

Amazon recently entered the grocery game, acquiring Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. And the online giant is wasting no time when it comes to slashing prices.

Starbucks' Online Store Is Closing! Here's What to Buy

After October 1, the Starbucks online store will be out of business. Until then, many products will likely experience significant markdowns. We've rounded up seven items to pick up ASAP if you want them before the shop shuts down.

Target's Labor Day Home Sale Is Full of Cool, Functional Pieces

Target takes up to 30% off a selection of furniture, patio items, and home goods during its Labor Day home sale. We've rounded up eight pretty sale items that could totally qualify as necessities, so you can shop without guilt.

The Biggest Savings from Lowe's Labor Day Sale

Lowe's is discounting thousands of products during its Labor Day sale, including tools, lighting, and bathroom fixtures. We've picked out seven of the best-discounted items, so you can easily finish your shopping before the sale ends August 30.

8 ThinkGeek Sale Items to Make Your Dorm Room Feel Like Home

If you don't know how to turn your college dorm room into a space you'll actually like, it's time to check out ThinkGeek's Back to School Sale, where you'll find products for up to 83% off. We've chosen eight items to strengthen your dorm decor game.

When Does Elfa Shelving Go on Sale at The Container Store?

If you're someone who likes a place for everything and everything in its place, you probably crave Elfa shelving. Here's how you can save on this Container Store staple.

7 IKEA Price Drops You Need to Know About

IKEA is a magical land of affordable home goods and tasty Swedish food. And it's just gotten a little more magical by cutting at least 20% off and as much as 40% off a selection of items. Here are picks for several rooms in your house.

Upgrade Your Camping Experience With REI's Clearance Sale

If you like to have a few creature comforts along while camping, it's time to check out REI's clearance section. It takes up to 84% off a selection of clothing, accessories, and gear. We've picked seven items that make camping a little more comfortable.

10 Back-to-School Picks From Disney Store's Sale

If you're overwhelmed by back-to-school shopping, fear not — Disney Store has a lot of what you need. Plus, it's taking up to 70% off a selection of toys, clothing, and more during its Swell Sale. Here are 10 items to help you prepare for the first day of school.

9 Times Fast Food Went Healthy... And We Hated It!

Fast food restaurant attempts to lure in more customers with "healthy" options are often huge failures. Here are nine times they tried to offer us something better, only to have it bomb!

9 Kitchen Tools That Are Completely Useless (or Totally Useful?)

How valuable is a garlic press? Or an asparagus steamer? Here, we make the case for (and against) purchasing controversial kitchen tools. See if you agree!

10 Surprising Things You Can Do With a Blender

You don't have to be a kitchen wizard to make good use of your blender. From cooking to composting, you can get a lot of mileage out of this simple small appliance. Here are 10 things you never realized you could do with a blender.

10 ThinkGeek Sale Items You Totally Need

Whether you're a science nerd, gaming fan, or movie geek, this sale is totally relevant to your interests: ThinkGeek is taking up to 75% off more than 250 items during its Summer Sale. Here's 10 buys that'll give your space some extra personality.

These Are the Dos and Don'ts of Buying a Swimsuit Online

Although we were skeptical of the web's ability to deliver a well-fitted swimsuit, our expert shoppers have some top tips on how you can avoid the pitfalls and get pool-ready from the comfort of your home.

Don't Sweat It! 9 Tips for Getting Air Conditioning on a Budget

While we may take air conditioning for granted, it's generally an expensive luxury. With these tips on how to choose an air conditioner and maximize its effectiveness, you can keep those AC costs under control.

10 Great Deals From Crate & Barrel's Outdoor Furniture Clearance Sale

If you still haven't gotten your summer patio situation sorted, what are you waiting for? Crate & Barrel is cutting up to 50% off select outdoor furniture. It's the biggest discount we've seen on these items since last year, so we've rounded up 10 of the best deals from the sale.

"Green" Cleaning Products Aren't That Expensive — But Aren't Always Green

Health and environmental concerns can lead many to choose green cleaning products. But can you afford it, and are they actually better for the environment? We compare traditional vs. eco-friendly cleaners.

You Need to Have These 5 Money Talks Before You Get Married

Talking about money long before you say "I do" will put your relationship on the path to a solid financial foundation. Here are four steps to get the pre-marriage money conversation going, and five financial topics to discuss once you want to delve deeper.

9 Top Picks for Outdoorsy Dads From Cabela's Father's Day Sale

Dads are tough to shop for, but it's really no excuse to skip Father's Day, especially when Cabela's is taking up to 70% off a selection of apparel, tools, and outdoor and camping gear. during If your dad is a total mother nature's son, here are nine gift ideas he'll love.

6 Subscriptions Your Pet Wants From PetSmart

If you have a pet, chances are you've made one or two late-night runs to the store to grab food or litter. Pet lovers, there's a better way! PetSmart is taking an extra 20% off select pet essentials when you choose to autoship a subscription. Here's six pet subscriptions that'll make your life easier today.

National Donut Day Is Here! Here's How to Get Free Donuts at Krispy Kreme

Happy National Donut Day! Read on for all the places you'll need to visit today if you want to take full advantage of this food holiday's sweet freebies.

11 Great Gifts for Grads That Are Actually Useful

Whether your graduate is heading off to college or into the workforce, get them a gift they'll actually use. Trust us: The last thing they want is another copy of Oh, the Places You'll Go!

7 Best Buys From Best Buy's Memorial Day Sale

For tech aficionados and casual entertainment seekers alike, Best Buy is a fun place to browse. So it's pretty exciting when Best Buy's Memorial Day Deals go live — there's something for everyone. We've rounded up seven items probably on your wishlist that are now available at a discount.

How I Save $600 a Year on Cat Food Using Amazon Prime

Have a few furry family members? Find out how to save on pet food using Subscribe & Save, the Amazon Prime Credit Card, and even subscription plans at other websites.

What Is Amazon Prime Pantry?

Have you heard about this grocery and household item service from Amazon? Wondering if it's right for you? Read on to see how you can save money on canned goods, paper products, and more.
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