We all agree that improving how we educate our next generation is the factor in continuing to effectively compete in a global economy. Teachers sacrifice a lot to help our children succeed in life, whether that means staying up all night grading papers, or spending their own money on school supplies. In fact, recent studies have shown that most teachers spend about $500 out of their own pockets every year on supplies for their students.
I love junk food, but now that my youthful metabolism is slowing down, I know it's time to start making adult decisions about my eating habits. There's a prevailing myth in this country that eating healthy costs more, and while that might be true if you do all your shopping at Whole
Paycheck Foods, you don't have overspend in order to eat well.
4/22/15 - With summer vacations on the horizon, I've updated my Disney World travel hack guide using current offers. Enjoy! -Brad
Mother's Day is next Sunday, May 8, and if you're struggling to find the perfect gift for mommy dearest, you're not alone. Sure, she might tell you it's a silly holiday, and that it's perfectly OK not to get her anything. NEVER take her up on this offer. Even if she's not the sentimental type, she's your mom, and she deserves a little recognition for all the hard work she put into raising you.
As a frequent traveler, I often experience the dark side of journeying halfway around the world: jet lag. When it rears its ugly head, it can ruin the first few days of a vacation, or prevent you from returning to real life post-beach. But don't fret! Here are some of my favorite tips for avoiding jet lag, battle-proven over miles and miles of travel.
The English language has seven words, which, when spoken together, will nearly always ruin the day of the person on the receiving end of them. That fateful sentence? "I'm sorry, your card has been declined."
A day at the museum is the perfect family outing. What can go wrong when you combine a day in the city with learning and family fun? Sadly, many of the best museums around the country have steep entrance fees, but if you know where to look, you can find free days at almost every major museum. Here's how.
Happy Earth Day, everyone! Here at Brad's Deals, we're all about finding ways to keep a little extra cash in your pocket, and it just so happens that going green often saves you green, too.
At first blush, this week's announcement from Amazon rolling out two new monthly Prime subscription options looks like a game changer - but does the cost actually live up to the hype?
In my 26 years on this planet, I think it's safe to say that I've tried every single thing on the Jimmy John's menu more than once, and I've never been disappointed. Their aromatic French bread is crispy on outside, and perfectly chewy on the inside, their meats are fresh and salty, their tuna salad is to die for, their tomatoes are crisp and they somehow always know just how much mayo to put on for that extra fatty, tangy kick. Suffice to say, I love the place, but if I ate there every day, I'd be broke.