The morning after I returned from a two-week European vacation, I slept in, made an inexpensive breakfast for the first time in two weeks, shaved my legs for the first time in two weeks, and received a text message from AT&T for the first time in two weeks. It read: "Your international roaming call charges exceed $250. To prevent service disruption, please call us." Then came the credit card bills, which I still have only scanned briefly, with one eye closed, because it hurts.
The big snowstorm hitting the East Coast this weekend is predictably wreaking havoc on travel plans for thousands of airline passengers across the country. Several airlines are waiving change fees to rebook passengers now instead of waiting for flights to be canceled.
I spent this past weekend at my family’s house outside of the city. It was an impromptu gathering, the night of the $900 million Powerball drawing, the largest in history. My mother set a lottery-themed table for dinner, complete with her Powerball tickets artfully displayed as a centerpiece.
If you've ever been on the fence about the value of a Sam's Club membership, now is the time for you to give it a shot. They start at just $25 right now when you jump on this limited time deal from Groupon Goods, and if you're a Black Friday shopper it could pay for itself in just one trip.
Today's Frugal Friday is brought to you by Brad's Deals Editor Laura, a compulsive shopper and hands-on mom.
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On the heels of the news last week from SPG offering free wifi to its elite members (which in turn was on the heels of Marriott offering the same), Hyatt has come out with its own wifi for all plan, and it's better than the rest!
If your holidays are anything like mine, you're about to be very busy. We drive six hours (with our dog) to Michigan for all holiday functions. Before the dreaded car rides and mingling with family members that barely remember me, I like to have a comfy Christmas at home to prepare myself for what's to come.