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5 Thoughtful, Frugal Alternatives to Popular Valentine's Day Gifts

Ah, it's February. Love is all around, and so are heart-shaped chocolates, unfortunate-looking convenience store stuffed animals, and constant reminders that you have not yet chosen an appropriate Valentine's Day gift for your significant other.

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154 Walmart Stores Are Closing Nationwide. Find Out Here if Yours is on the Chopping Block.

Walmart announced the imminent closure of 154 of its U.S. locations this morning, including Supercenters, Neighborhood Markets, Sam's Clubs, Express locations and more. Some closings will happen as soon as this Sunday, January 17th.

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All of the Ways You Can Save on American Girl Dolls

Your kids got American Girl dolls for Christmas, but the clothes and accessories are super expensive. Now what do you do?

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Life-Changing Winter Beauty Hacks for Your Face, Hair & Body

Winter certainly has its charms, but it really does a number on my beauty routine. As much as I appreciate picturesque snowfalls and any excuse to expand my collection of snappy wool coats, my cracked lizard skin, chapped lips and dry hair aren't fun to deal with day in and day out.

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6 Easy Ways to Make the Most of Your Post-Christmas Returns (+7 Stores With the Best Policies)

Christmas presents are the best, except when they aren't. Maybe the sweater Aunt Lisa picked out just isn't your style (or size), maybe you already have three copies of the book Dad stuffed in your stocking, or maybe you bought mom a CD from an artist she secretly hates. Whatever the situation, it's almost guaranteed that someone from your holiday party will be heading to the store to return some unwanted gifts come Boxing Day.

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The 18 Best Gift Cards for Everyone on Your List (+5 You Should Avoid at All Costs)

Gift cards get a bad rap in the world of holiday presents for being a last-minute cop-out, which is unfair given the fact that a majority (58.8 percent) of holiday shoppers surveyed by the National Retail Federation said they would like to receive one. In fact, gift cards have been the top item on the NRF's annual gift survey for nine years and counting, so anyone who writes them off as a fleeting fad for procrastinators is dead wrong. 

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Christmas Eve Procrastinators: Order Online, Pick Up In-Store and Save!

Procrastination rarely ends well, but if you're STILL not done with your Christmas shopping, there's actually a light at the end of this tunnel, and it's called in-store pickup.

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7 Sneaky Ways to Finish Your Last Minute Holiday Shopping Like a Pro

Did you wait until the last minute to do your holiday shopping? You need a plan before you spend way too much money on all the wrong stuff. Don't be that guy! And don't panic, because if anyone knows how to find last minute holiday deals, it's us! Okay, maybe that came out wrong... but you get the idea. Here are seven of our favorite tips for last minute holiday shopping.

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Walmart + 22 More Popular Retailers Celebrating Free Shipping Day on 12/18

Most people would probably agree that shopping online is easier, more convenient and often cheaper than spending a day at the mall. But for all its advantages, there's one major drawback of cyber spending: the shipping fees.

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Protect Your Credit with These 15 Online Shopping Safety Tips

Every minute, 19 people fall victim to identity theft. Add in all of the high-profile cases of credit card security breaches in the news lately, it's no surprise that it is fast becoming one of the most common crimes in America. 

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