Money-Saving Tips & Recommendations

Thanksgiving 2015 Greetings

Dear Shopping-Bargains® Shopper, If you’re like me it’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just 2 days away. From a retail perspective, this is the busy time of the year. Thousands of sellers are preparing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday and trying to get everything done this week so they can still have some…

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Acme Tools Black Friday Ads Leaked

Black Friday + Thanksgiving Day & Cyber Monday! We were given a scanned copy of the Acme Tools Black Friday ads and are very pleased to share them with our readers. It’s exciting to see that this will be a 5-day sale overall with most items specially-priced from November 26-30, 2015 — Thanksgiving Day to Black…

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New Shopping-Bargains Site Launched

Our New Site is Live! Now mobile-friendly. Twice as many stores. Improved search. It’s been months since I updated our blog but that doesn’t mean we’ve been idle around here. On the contrary, we’ve been buzzing with upgrades that I’m excited to tell you about. Much of this year we’ve been focused on upgrading and adding new…

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Use Hotspot Shield VPN to watch 2015 Cricket World Cup live + 20% discount

That’s right, even if you live in countries where live streaming the World Cup is restricted (ahem, ahem: US) you can use Hotspot Shield to watch it live on any device. Here are the 5 simple steps you can take to watch unlimited cricket matches live: Go to http://www.hotspotshield.com/ to install Hotspot Shield VPN on Windows, Mac, iOS…

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Free Louisiana Seafood T-Shirt Offer

This one is easy but you’ll have to hurry because supplies are limited! Fill out this this Louisiana Seafood Survey and enter your shipping information for your free Louisiana Seafood t-shirt while supplies last.

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10 Tips for Getting the Best Black Friday Bargains

Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving. Since Thanksgiving is always on a Thursday, Black Friday is, obviously, always on a Friday. But what’s so special about Black Friday, you may ask? Lots of things! Black Friday is so named because it is traditionally the official beginning of the Christmas shopping season. Since Christmas gift-buying…

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Free Homeschool Student IDs from AlphaCard

Now through September 30, 2013 (or while supplies last), AlphaCard is giving real student ID cards to U.S. based homeschooled students. These are professionally-printed photo ID cards with student name, grade, school name, date of birth, state, and even an ID number! And to sweeten this great deal, there are no shipping fees and no…

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10 Password Safety Tips + Bonus Tip

Teddy Bear (password safety)

Editor’s Note: This post is updated regularly to remain current on the latest password safety requirements. Hardly a day passes when we don’t hear a news report about an online bank or email account that has been broken into. Sometimes these security breaches compromise the private and/or financial data of thousands or even millions of…

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Free sheet music and instrument software downloads; instrument learning resources for musicians

With the recent ubiquitous popularity of tablets, many musicians are turning to digital sheet music to organize their lessons, practice sessions and performances. There are now numerous online merchants who provide instantaneous sheet music downloads which may be loaded onto portable screens, completely eliminating the need to organize and turn multiple pages, creating smoother performance…

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5 Ways to Get Free Text Messaging

Many people could save hundreds of dollars every year by dropping their cellular carrier’s text messaging plan. “Drop my text plan? You can’t be serious!” Well, yes, I am serious and here’s why. First the problem: some wireless phone companies charge 20-40 cents for each message. If you text a lot and want unlimited messaging,…

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