The Best Alternatives to the Keurig Coffee Maker

The Best Alternatives to the Keurig Coffee Maker

We’ve got another post about alternatives to popular brands and this time it’s Keurig! With all of the news about supply chain issues and shipping delays, we want you to be prepared this holiday season with a few backup ideas …

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The Best Roomba Alternatives from 4 Different Brands

The Best Roomba Alternatives from 4 Different Brands

In our efforts to help you feel more confident and less panicked about what to buy this year if some items on your holiday wishlists are out of stock or too pricy, we’ve started a series of alternative items to …

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The 12 Best Deals from the Kohl’s Black Friday Ad

The 12 Best Deals from the Kohl’s Black Friday Ad

The 2021 Kohl’s Black Friday ad has arrived! We’ve already browsed through the 62-page ad and seen some of our yearly favorites, like $15 Kohl’s Cash for every $50 spent! Keep reading to see which deals our editors deem the …

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Frugal Living: Frugal Food

Frugal Living: Frugal Food

In this episode of Frugal Living, host Jim Markus talks with Megan Gilger, a gardener and blogger at The Fresh Exchange. You can listen to Frugal Living with Jim Markus here, on Apple Podcasts, on Spotify, on Amazon, on Anchor.fm, …

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4 Affordable Alternatives to the Instant Pot

4 Affordable Alternatives to the Instant Pot

The Instant Pot has been a hot item during Black Friday sales for the past few years. Every big-box store usually features one model in their sale, but they can still be a bit pricy or hard to snag at …

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5 Alternatives To The KitchenAid Stand Mixer

5 Alternatives To The KitchenAid Stand Mixer

With the news of shipping delays and supply chain issues taking their toll on this holiday season, we’ve been trying to think of ways to make you feel more confident and less panicked if some items on your holiday wishlists …

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Shop Amazon’s Early Black Friday Deals Now

Shop Amazon’s Early Black Friday Deals Now

Amazon has launched their Early Black Friday sale and we’ve been keeping an eye on all the best deals so far. Prime members can get free shipping on most items, as well as early access to Lightning Deals. For tips …

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The Best Deals in the 2021 Macys Black Friday Ad

The Best Deals in the 2021 Macys Black Friday Ad

The 2021 Macy’s Black Friday ad has arrived! We’ve already browsed through the 56-page ad and see some of our yearly favorites, like the $40 cashmere sweaters! Keep reading to see which deals our editors deem the very best from …

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The 6 Best Things to Buy in November

The 6 Best Things to Buy in November

Halloween is officially over which signals the end of fall and the start of winter. November is a transitional month with lots of fall and winter bargains to be had. Plus, we see Black Friday sales this month, too, so …

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Frugal Living Podcast: Frugal Environmentalism

Frugal Living Podcast: Frugal Environmentalism

In this episode of Frugal Living, host Jim Markus talks with Lauren Ferree, an environmentalist, a freelance video producer, and a social-media content creator. You can find the full text of the conversation below. You can also listen to Frugal …

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