Black Friday season will be heating up roughly a month from now, so it is our solemn duty as deal experts to impart some Black Friday wisdom upon our faithful fans on this, the day the countdown begins.
The root beer float was invented in 1874 by a Philadelphia soda vendor named Robert McCay Green. As the story goes, Green ran out of ice on a steamy summer day and was forced to improvise. He bought ice cream from a neighboring vendor, mixed it with his root beer, and a new beverage was born.
If you're lucky enough to live in a state that offers tax holidays for back-to-school shopping, this is your heads up -- the first of those wonderful tax-free weekends begins this Friday, July 29, and your favorite retailers are likely to be wooing you with some of the best back-to-school sales of the season.
Summer is in full swing. And thank goodness. Now how are you staying cool through the summer heat?
National Ice Cream Day is possibly the sweetest summer holiday in the history of the universe, and trust me, we're totally on board with all of the freebies, BOGOs to celebrate everyone's favorite sweet treat on Sunday 7/17.
When you think of the 4th of July, you're probably picturing barbecues, fireworks and American-brewed beer. But just because shopping isn't the first thing to come to mind on this patriotic holiday, doesn't mean it isn't a great time to snatch up some good deals. This is America, after all. Land of the free, home of the sale.
Planning on taking out Dad for a Father's Day meal? Head to one of these restaurants for freebies galore!
With school out for summer, we've been brainstorming ways to get our kids to expand their minds over summer vacation without shrinking our limited cash reserves. Here's what we came up with.
Father's Day is fast approaching, and the National Retail Federation expects Father's Day spending to reach a record $14.3 billion.
It doesn't have nearly the hype of Black Friday, but Memorial Day weekend boasts some of the biggest sales and steepest discounts of the years. This is especially true if you're buying big-ticket items like mattresses or major appliances.