10 Fun Things to Do with Your Kids during Spring Break

If you're a parent of school-aged children, you're probably on the lookout for inexpensive, entertaining and (dare I say) educational activities to keep your kids occupied during spring break.

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HBO Now and Apple TV are why April will be the Best Month Ever for Cord Cutting

If you've been on the fence about canceling your cable subscription, Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement today may be all the convincing you need to finally take the plunge.

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The Top Four St. Patty's Day Celebrations in America

St. Patrick's Day is coming around soon, and we've assembled a list of the best celebrations  in America!

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14 Books that Brad's Dealers Love for National Reading Month

Henry Ward Beecher once said, "Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?" I love this quote because it is so achingly true. So we asked the Brad's Deals team to recommend a few of their favorite books to celebrate National Reading Month. 

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4 Things That Cost More for Women than for Men

As a gal on a budget, there are few things more infuriating than the dreaded "pink tax." What's the pink tax, you ask? Well next time you're at the drugstore, try comparing the prices of products that are marketed towards women with products for men. Nine times out of ten, the pink ladystuff is going to be more expensive, even if the ingredients or function of the thing is EXACTLY THE SAME. 

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Frugal Friday Movie Night: The Killing and a Killer Cocktail

The warm weather is so close I can taste it. Living in West Virginia, I know I'll get to bask in the sunshine a little earlier than some of my fellow Brad's Dealers in Chicago and I have no problem bragging about it.

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4 Frugal Tips for a Puerto Rican Spring Break

I'm going to be completely honest here: I went to Puerto Rico during spring break last year, but the trip was definitely not an exercise in frugality.

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The Ultimate Guide to Mistake Fares

You might have heard of mistake fares in the past few months- there have been a few of them.  What are they, and how do you capitalize on them?

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Cheap Swaps & Alternatives to Expensive High-End Makeup Brands

Since the day I first raided my mother's makeup bag at age 12, I've been obsessed with the stuff. The idea that I could change the way I looked depending on the occasion and my mood was a revelation, and I quickly amassed a vast collection of colorful cosmetics. 

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Costco Makes the Switch from Amex to Citi in 2016

We learned last month that Costco will switch away from their exclusive partnership with American Express.  Today, we learned that Citi will be taking over the relationship, and Visa will now be the only card accepted at the store.

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