This is the week when large tents pop up in parking lots across town. Itâ€™s 4th of July week, and theyâ€™re selling fireworks. Commercials saturate the radio stations trying to coerce people to stop by and pick up a piece of explosive … [Read more...] about The Best Fireworks Sale is the One You Don’t Know About
My wife and I threw a party over Memorial Day weekend. We wanted to supply choices for both soft drinks and alcoholic drinks for our guests including beer. During our party planning my wife and I discussed buying cases of beer in cans or getting a … [Read more...] about Which is Cheaper: Keg or Canned Beer?
We walked up to the register and laid our items on the counter. Then we handed the cashier four coupons, which after being scanned gave us 20% of four of the six items we were purchasing. "Hold on" said my wife, "I've got two more on my … [Read more...] about Three Steps to Saving Big Time at Bed, Bath, and Beyond
My wife and I have very different perspectives when it comes to saving money. I take a much more passive approach, content to hunt for coupons or search for the lowest advertised price. My wife, however, takes a much more direct approach preferring … [Read more...] about Ways My Wife Saves Us Money: Liquor Store Edition
For some oddball reason, the previous owners of our home installed a second water heater when they added a second bathroom 10 years ago. The original tank is gas heated and holds 60 gallons, which is more than enough for a family of 4, much less just … [Read more...] about 8 Benefits of electric water heaters over gas water heaters