4 Tricks for Finding UGG Boots on Sale

4 Tricks for Finding UGG Boots on Sale

UGH! What's a girl to do when those basic boots are financially out of reach? The struggle is real. If you've ever stepped your foot inside the heavenly cloud of plush shearling lining, then you know that UGGs are a winter essential, even if you don't think they're cute. But these cozy shoe/slipper hybrids are notoriously expensive, and the classic styles and colors almost never go on sale. 

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Move Over, Monopoly: 8 New Games to Level up Game Night on a Budget

Move Over, Monopoly: 8 New Games to Level up Game Night on a Budget

Entertainment isn’t cheap. It costs about a million dollars to see a movie in theaters here in Chicago, and that’s if you skip the popcorn. Don't want to spend a fortune taking the family out to the movies? It might be time to update the old board game collection. With just a few games of your own, you can entertain your friends and family for hours — for free! Here are some of our favorite new games that cost less than a trip to Applebee's.

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8 Secret Ways to Get Free Shipping at Your Favorite Online Stores

8 Secret Ways to Get Free Shipping at Your Favorite Online Stores

It's a tale as old as online shopping: no matter how much merch you have in your cart, when it comes time to check out, even a small shipping charge can be a dealbreaker. It might seem crazy to give up on a $30 order just because you don't feel like paying $9.99 to get it delivered to your house, but these days, free shipping feels like it should be a given.

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10 Ways to Turn a Positive Attitude into Financial Freedom

10 Ways to Turn a Positive Attitude into Financial Freedom

For most of my life, I would rather have gouged my eyes out than read an article about money, savings and debt. Now, I'm writing one. 

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The Best Time to Order Valentine's Day Flowers: As Soon As Possible

The Best Time to Order Valentine's Day Flowers: As Soon As Possible

Over the years, we noticed a pattern of flower prices going up for Valentine's Day and Mother's Day, and we wondered what exactly was up with that. And we know we're not alone – many of our readers are struck with sticker shock, too. 

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4 Ways to Save on Skiing and Snowboarding

4 Ways to Save on Skiing and Snowboarding

I've lived in the Southwest for my entire life, so I'm not the biggest fan of winter. Yet somehow, skiing has become one of my favorite activities. The combination of beautiful views, a decent workout, and après-ski beers gets me to the top of the hill every time. Unfortunately, skiing can be pretty expensive. Here's how to save on a trip to the mountain.

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No Points? No Problem! 7 Ways to Find Deals on Flights WITHOUT Using a Credit Card

No Points? No Problem! 7 Ways to Find Deals on Flights WITHOUT Using a Credit Card

We publish a lot of stories about how to leverage certain credit cards in order to amass travel points and cash back to use towards cheap (or sometimes free!) airfare. If you've taken our advice and started playing the points game, great, but article isn't for you. This article is for anyone who wants to save on travel costs without having to sign up for a credit card.

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32 Stores That Carry Petite Sizes

32 Stores That Carry Petite Sizes

I haven't always been short. When I was in fifth grade I was one of the tallest kids in my class. Not just one of the tallest girls, one of the tallest out of everyone. When we were teenagers, my little brother used to pound on his chest and ask, "Who am I? I am Courtney in fifth grade!" I was really small when I was a tot, then grew a lot in middle school, then I just stopped.

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The Average American Credit Score is 673. Here's How to Improve Yours.

The Average American Credit Score is 673. Here's How to Improve Yours.

Experian's annual State of Credit Report for 2016 says the average American credit score has improved four points since 2015, clocking in at a "fair" 673.

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10 Futuristic Products We Can't Wait to Try in 2017

10 Futuristic Products We Can't Wait to Try in 2017

Remember when smartwatches first hit the market and everyone said, "Who needs a phone on their wrist?!" Fast forward a few years, and one in six people now owns a smartwatch or a fitness tracker. Innovative products can seem frivolous when they first hit the market, but it doesn't take long for them become an essential part of our culture and lifestyle.

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