Blogs in Category: Gift Ideas
December 6, 2013 | Posted By: Penny Moneybags
Shopping online with free in store pickup is an easy way to save money and get your gifts as quickly as possible without having to battle crowds at the stores. It is even better when you can shop online, pick up in the store for free, AND earn cash back!
This blog contains cash back shopping tips and a list of popular stores that will allow you to do your shopping online, earn cash back, and pick up your purchase in the store.
November 6, 2013 | Posted By: Heather Stephens
Whether it's the holidays, a birthday or a present that says, "Hey! Great job on the report card!!!" kids love getting gifts! †But with so many toys on the market for so many age groups, it's not always easy to know what to buy.
As a mom of 3 with kids ranging in age from 5-15, I feel like I've been there and done that with just about every age group.†So I'm rounding up some of my kids' favorite gift ideas over the years, for every age from babies to teenagers.
October 7, 2013 | Posted By: Heather Stephens
What do you do with all that extra candy, when all the fun and hoopla of Halloween is over and your kids are in a candy coma from their sugar crash? Send care packages to the troops overseas of course!
September 19, 2013 | Posted By: Brent Shelton
Was this a sign from struggling industry? Advertised video game, consoles and accessories deals almost doubled in 2012 for Black Friday (1,163 vs. 624 in 2011) as big retailers brought there best prices and discounts of the year on dozens of top selling games (more than 890 game deals alone, 340+ deals under $20 and 120 under $10. Toys R Us led the deal count with 260+, followed by GameStop with 200+ and Walmart with 160+ deals. What were the best? This "Best of Black Friday" series will give you the skinny on last year's holiday bargains and some thought for predictions on Black Friday 2013.
September 18, 2013 | Posted By: Heather Stephens
Walmart beat them to the punch last week, announcing their "Chosen by Kids
" top toy picks for the holidays! These two toy marketing masters agree on many of the top toys, but not all! Read on to see what made the ToysRUs Fabulous 15 Hot Holiday Toys and how it compares to Walmart's list!
September 17, 2013 | Posted By: Brent Shelton
Advertised toys and games deals more than tripled in 2012 (4,500+ Black Friday offers vs. 1,313 in 2011) and a whopping 2,260+ were under $20 (836 under $10). Six top brands had more than 100 deals (Barbie, Disney, Leapfrog, LEGO, Vtech and Fisher-Price) and six retailers dominated with 75% of all toy deals (2,000+ from Toys R Us and Farm & Fleet/FleetFarm alone). With so many to choose from, which rank as our best from last year? This "Best of Black Friday" series will give you the skinny on last year's holiday bargains and some thought for predictions on Black Friday 2013.
September 13, 2013 | Posted By: Heather Stephens
Want to know what the top toys of the holiday season will be? Walmart has announced their "Chosen by Kids" top toy picks for the holidays! They gathered 1,000 kids between the ages of 1 1/2 years old to 10 to play with toys and vote on their favorites. Here are the Walmart Chosen by Kids Top 30 Toys for 2013:
July 29, 2013 | Posted By: Bryan Marsden
Itís that time of year again, and parents are scrambling to organize everything for the college bound son or daughter. You spent the entire summer getting all the paper work completed to send your child off to their first year of college. Financial aid is done, enrollment is done, you got all the books they need for their classes. You bought them a iPad, laptop, smartphone, and coffeemaker and think you have all the basics covered, and you do. In this article, Iím going to go through a few gadgets that are not a necessity, but will make your childís first year of college a bit easier.
June 12, 2013 | Posted By: Penny Moneybags
Massive Macy's Sale: Just in time for Father's Day! FatWallet member, DaysFan, posted this fantastic deal in the Hot Deals forum: Macy's Men's Dress Shirts were $65, now $9.99 + Shipping with coupon code: Summer
But there's a lot more than Men's shirts on sale! Take advantage of 20% off Regular, Sale, and Clearance prices as well as 15% off home, select watches, select jewelry, shoes, lingerie, coats, suits, dresses, men's suit separates, and sport coats. Details in the blog...
June 5, 2013 | Posted By: Penny Moneybags
Father's day is quickly approaching and we're seeing tons of great tool deals floating into our site. Perfect time for you to save a little cash while getting your dad or husband a gift he'll totally love!