Top Stores for Father’s Day Gifts with Cash Back!

Dad’s put up with a lot, and while a tie and a coupon booklet is cute, it’s probably time to take your gift-giving skills to the next level.

We’re here to help you out, as some of our stores have increased their cash back rates making shopping for Dad a breeze! Get him what he really wants and save some extra money, too. As you shop around, consider June shopping trends for sales this month. Whether your dad wants tools, outdoor gear, electronics, or something completely different, make sure to take advantage of sales and cash back to save the most money and make your dad proud for your money management skills!

Father’s Day Gifts Sale with LivingSocial: Up to 10% Cash Back!

If you’ve been putting off Father’s Day shopping in order to find the perfect gifts for Dad, here’s your chance. We’ve teamed up with our friends at LivingSocial to bring you some fantastic cash back rates that make buying a deal on fun things even better! LivingSocial has hot savings on local events, escapes, and other online shopping, so you’ll be sure to find exactly what your dad or father of your children really wants.

What to Buy in JUNE: Shopping Trends 2014

Feels like “guys appreciation month” as Father’s Day sales events start in late May and kick into high gear the first week of June. This is “hands down” the best time of year to buy tools (see our survey), but savings on paint, home improvement, yard and garden and patio stuff for summer fun will be abundant. And, if you miss the first two weeks, most retailers will have these products priced to sell throughout the month.

Give Mothers Day Gifts That Give Back

Mothers Day Gift Ideas that Also Give Back

Moms have changed the world. They work countless hours to make sure we have all we need; healthy food, warm places to sleep, good education, happy fun homes. They make sure we know we’re loved. Moms volunteer in our local schools, churches, and communities. They have taught us to give of ourselves and instill in us the values of leaving the world better than we found it.

Many popular merchants are following suit. They’re on a mission to make the world a better place by a portion of our purchases to causes we believe in. Here are some favorites, your mom will be sure to love.

Photo Books: Affordable Personalized Gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduation & Weddings!

Photo books make great gifts

While we approach spring, perfect time for back-yard picnics and cookouts, we also enter party season. My calendar is crammed with graduation parties, wedding showers, and weddings, mixed in with Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, prom, and a sweet 16 birthday party.

Wanting to give meaningful gifts that won’t break the bank, I hit FatWallet for some research for what it costs to make a photo book online, and any potential discounts I could find. Here’s a roundup of what I found; merchants we have here on FatWallet that offer photo book printing with cash back. I hope it helps your spring and summer gift giving season budget, too!

Top 10 Sweet and Sexy DIY Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine's Day ideas for couples

So last year we did this little blog post on Amazing DIY Valentine’s Gifts for Your Sweetheart that got a lot of love from you all in social, so we thought we’d do another round of sexy DIY ideas for you to have fun with this Valentine’s Day!

These aren’t the typical Valentine’s Day flowers & jewelry ideas. Instead I went for a little spicier version you could tone down (PG) or turn up to as sexy as you want them to be.

Have Fun & Happy Valentine’s Day!
:) Heather

Top Gadgeteer Gift Ideas

Is the “latest and greatest” technology part of your, or someone you love’s, everyday life? Do electronic deals bring on the uncontrollable urge to jump up and down with excitement? Is camping out in front of Best Buy, Apple, Brookstone or Sharper Image every Thanksgiving part of your annual tradition? If so, you might be a Gadgeteer.

Gadgeteers enjoy the convenience and ingenuity behind techie tools that make life easier, faster, more enjoyable and just plain cool. If you or someone you love is a Gadgeteer, this list of gadget gifts is the perfect gift-giving guide for the holiday season.

Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Type

Out of all the people you know, you probably have at least one adventurous type who loves to spend free weekends appreciating the outdoors. These people look to the unclimbed mountain, the hidden trail, and the secluded lake. We’ve compiled several ideas so you can get the nature lover in your life the perfect gift.