Thursday, October 24, 2013
Thrifty Tips for October 24, 2013
GREAT WEBSITE FOR SAVING
The Simple Dollar is a site that I highly recommend you check out. The Simple Dollar has lots of free printables, saving information and tips. In fact this link will take you to one of my favorite articles: Little Steps 100 Great Tips For Saving Money for Those Just Getting Started.
Favado is a new app for iPhones and Android phones that has input from coupon and freebie bloggers all over the country that will work together to save you money when you shop by telling you the best sales and matching coupons both newspaper and printables that will help you get the most bang for your buck when you hit the grocery stores. You input your shopping list of your favorite items and get notifications when they are on sale and what additional savings you can find even special store deals create a list from your newly found deals. It is super easy and completely free. Sign up online and then add it to your smartphone.
MONEY SAVING RECIPES
There is a great sale on Fresh Pork Sirloin Chops at Albertsons (98 cents lb) and I found a delicious recipe for pork fried rice meal that is amazing! Follow this link to Betty Crocker's Pork Fried Rice recipe. Also perfect for the season is a baked sweet potato recipe with pecans from Food Network. Sweet Potatoes are on sale at Albertsons too!
FREE EBOOKS (Remember that these books were free at the time of my posting. Always check the price before downloading)
Forsaken Dreams (Escape to Paradise) by MaryLu Tyndall -Barbour Books (Christianbook.com) (Amazon) (Barnes & Noble)
Salads to Go by Arnel Ricafranca (AMAZON)
David C Cook free ebooks are offered at least once a week. Sign up for their email updates and they'll let you know when you can download a free read. The books are usually free for no more than two days, so an email reminder is a great plus.
While supplies last, sign up for a free sample of Arm & Hammer Sensitive Toothpaste by following this link.
Also while supplies last, get free KCups of Green Mountain coffee by heading to their Facebook page and watching the very short video.
FREE REDBOX CODE
Thanks to Hey It's Free I have a Red Box code for you. It is supposed to expire on November 7. I'd try it this weekend: 9MXW2LPC
Get a $15 rebate in the form of a $15 VISA gift card when you buy $50 worth of select Procter & Gamble products. Follow this link for a printable of the rebate which also shows a list of what you can buy from 10/15/2013 to 12/31/2013. Mail in the form following ALL directions (including writing down all UPC codes and including all receipts with purchase prices and products circled). And remember that the $50 spent is after coupons.
Albertsons Gallon Milk Select Varieties $1.87 (limit 2)
Dole Ripe Bananas 39 cents lb
Fresh Pork Sirloin Chops Bone-in Family Pack 98 cents lb
Yams or Sweet Potatoes $1 lb
Large Slicing Tomatoes $1 lb
Kroger Turkey Frozen 10-20 lb 79 cents lb (limit 1 per transaction w/ additional $25 purchase)
Mini Seedless Watermelon 2/$3
Gala, Granny Smith, Red or Golden Delicious apples 99 cents lb
Iceberg, Romaine, Red or Green Leaf Lettuce 99 cents
Roma Tomatoes 99 cents lb
Home Pride Bread 20 oz White or Wheat 2/$5
Fresh Wild Keta Salmon Fillets $3.99 lb (extreme value pack)
Fresh 80% Lean Ground Beef $1.99 lb
S&W Variety Beans 15 to 15.5 oz Selected Varieties 5/$5
Texas Ruby Red Grapefruit 99 cents each