Monday, September 9, 2013
Did you know?
If you're thinking about buying Digital Cameras, Printers and scanners, this month is the time to get to the store.
September is also the best time to shop for baseball gear, jewelry, big screen televisions, fall clothing for the kiddies, juniors/young men, and winter ski trips If you're searching for another car, last year's models are available at bargain prices.
Some Things in Life Really Are Free
Receiving a smile from a friend or stranger is always free, but if you have a little bit of time and a computer, you can get other things for next to nothing as well. Start by being a loyal follower of your favorite brands on Facebook. If you LIKE their page, the opportunities for samples of new products or high value coupons are endless.
Fight Wrinkles with These Yummy Snacks and Strengthen your Skin
* Dried Apricots or Mini Carrots - Antioxidant is Beta-carotene
* Avocado or Apple - Antioxidant is Lutein
* Watermelon or Cherry Tomatoes - Antioxidant is Lycopene
* Walnuts or Flaxseed - Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Make Extra Cash Right Now
If you have the skills, and are super flexible, microjobs allow you to make money doing what you love without experiencing the daily grind of punching a time clock.
www.taskrabbit.com, www.gigwalk.com allow the opportunity to run errands or do various tasks. Pay range is $8.00 and up. Don't forget about Craigslist either. I found a part time job for a friend who needed fast cash helping to pack boxes for a quick move.
Love animals? Check out www.dogvacay.com, www.rover.com where you'll have the chance to walk a furry friend or housesit. The pay ranges from $15 to sometimes $50 per day. Awesome!
Are you detail-oriented and enjoy typing? Visit www.peopleperhour.com, www.freelancer.com or www.elance.com.
Save on Travel
Watch Twitter for last minute and limited time sales with your favorite airlines. Even better - sign up for e-mail from Trip Twit which follows tweets from travel deal alerts.
Keep on the lookout for unexpected fees for luggage, etc., on your flight by checking out www.airfarewatchdog.com and www.farecompare.com. www.yapta.com wil let you know if your airfare changes after you book it, as well as letting you know if you're eligible for a refund, according to budgeting expert Andrea Woroch.
If you're going to another state or country, save plenty of cash by using www.homeexchange.com, so you can simply switch houses. How neat is that? There is $120.00 annual fee, however.