Panera Rewards: Possible Free Bagel Every Day in December!

December 3, 2018 | MegAdd to my favorites If you’re a Panera Rewards member, log-in and check your account to see if you have a reward for a free bagel every day in December! Limit 1 free bagel per day with Panera card. Spreads cost extra. I may have done quite the happy dance when I logged into my account one month last year and...

Questions About Car Loans, Toasters, Skin Care, Mortgages, and More!

What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question.1. Possible dodgy car loan2. Maximum income before taxes3. Buy it for life toaster?4. Financial success dependent on others?5. Frugal skin care solutions6. Books on modern frugality?7. Mortgage loan...

Free Printable Christmas Activities Bucket List

December 3, 2018 | MegAdd to my favorites Looking for fun activities to do as a family this Christmas? Download this free printable Christmas Activities Bucket List that has over 50 great ideas on it! Looking for more? Read more posts about Freebies. Subscribe for free email updates from Money Saving Mom® and get my Guide to Freezer Cooking for...

How we used geographic arbitrage to pursue our dreams (and enrich our lives)

Howdy. My name is Michael Robinson. While J.D. is visiting Europe with his cousins, I volunteered to share how my wife and I have leveraged the power of geographic arbitrage to pursue our dreams — and to build our wealth. Geographic arbitrage means taking advantage of the differences in prices between various locations. You earn money in a stronger economy...

How Introverts and Extroverts Spend Their Money Differently

How you decide to spend your money is a deeply personal issue. It depends on your overall financial state, of course, but also on your upbringing, tastes, and personality — including, it appears, whether you’re an introvert or an extrovert. While there’s some debate about just how meaningful terms like introvert and extrovert really are (a lot of people don’t exhibit...

What We’re Doing Now That We No Longer Have a Car

As I recently said in Welcome To Paradise – We’re Living On A Sailboat!, we no longer have our Jeep and have been car free since July. Since we are preparing to cruise and will soon be leaving the marina (eeek, this week!), we no longer have a need for full-time use of a land vehicle. But, this has led...

Making Money Gifts Fun for Kids

Most kids would rather open a present to find a new iPad than a share of Apple stock. Likewise, receiving shares of Amazon, Microsoft, or Procter & Gamble is hardly the stuff of childhood holiday dreams. Yet, as dull as such a gift may sound, its impact can last a lot longer than any electronic device, and long after a...

Brigette’s $68 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 6

Harris Teeter 1 gallon Whole Milk – $1.33 2 bags Baby Carrots – $1.38 1 pkg Fresh Zucchini – $1.95 1 large bag Organic Kale – $3.19 1 bag Spinach – $1.19 1 bag Radishes – $0.49 1 bag Envy Apples (1.45lbs @ 1.85/lb) – $2.68 2 3-lb bags Pink Lady Apples – $5.98 1 pkg Fresh Cranberries – $0.69 2 bags Mini Cucumbers – $3.38 1 carton Grape Tomatoes –...

Premium Magazine Sale: Get RARE discounts on popular titles!!

December 1, 2018 | MegAdd to my favorites (Note: The links in this post are affiliate links, and we will be compensated when you make a purchase by clicking through our links. Read our disclosure policy here.) Discount Mags is having a HUGE magazine sale this week, and it features some premium, popular titles at unusually LOW prices — some that...

7-Eleven: Free Any Size Coffee Today!

December 1, 2018 | GretchenAdd to my favorites You can get a free cup of hot coffee (any size) at 7-Eleven today when you use your 7-Eleven app. Valid today only, December 1, 2018. Thanks, Freebie Radar! Subscribe for free email updates from Money Saving Mom® and get my Guide to Freezer Cooking for free! Read Newer Post« Premium Magazine...