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Starbucks reusable red holiday cups for 2023

Get 50% off any drink at Starbucks every Thursday in December

Starbucks is providing its rewards members with half off a drink every Thursday afternoon this month. It's a great time to join!

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 6, 2023
Woman watching TV on couch

Verizon to offer $10-a-month Netflix and Max streaming bundle deal

Verizon customers will be able to get a 40% discount on the usual monthly fee for these streaming services when it launches Dec. 7.

Marie Rossiter  |  December 5, 2023

Get a Caboodles case filled with candy-themed makeup under $30

On the hunt for gifts for teens and tweens? Walmart's Caboodles x Taste Beauty makeup kits will make shopping a lot easier.

Marie Rossiter  |  December 6, 2023
A collection of vintage kitchen items

9 vintage kitchen items that could be worth hundreds (or thousands) of dollars

From retro Pyrex dishes and Tupperware to rare glassware and cast iron pans, old kitchen ware can be worth more than you think.

Jennifer Graham Kizer  |  December 6, 2023
pot of cranberries with orange slive and cinnamon next to greenery and pine cone

This homemade cinnamon potpourri is an easy and cheap DIY gift

This Christmas potpourri recipe is super easy to make and great to give as a gift: All the work is done on the other end!

Helen Lee  |  December 5, 2023
Closeup of a group of assorted cookies. Chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, white chocolate fill the frame.

10 chains giving out free or discounted cookies for National Cookie Day 2023

Dec. 4 is National Cookie Day, and this year you can find discounts and freebies by the dozen or as a single cookie with your lunch or dinner.

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 4, 2023
Woman holds holiday card over decorated table

How to save on holiday cards without looking cheap

John Matarese  |  December 4, 2023

A box of photo cards can cost you $150 or more, but there are ways to save on your holiday greetings this year.

The best telescopes for home use, according to star-gazing experts

Sarah Kollmorgen  |  December 4, 2023

We spoke to amateur astronomy clubs from coast to coast to identify the best telescopes for amateurs and aspiring pros alike, whether you live in the city or are just a beginner.

Many kinds of Barbie dolls

Old toys are new again for Christmas 2023

John Matarese  |  December 3, 2023

In addition to Barbie, Polly Pocket, My Little Pony and all kinds of Legos are popular gifts for kids this holiday season.

Bath & Body Works candles

Bath & Body Works Candle Day: Get 3-wick candles for $9.95

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 1, 2023

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Hot tub on sale

Get a 5-person hot tub shipped to your door for $2,868

Emily O'Brien  |  December 1, 2023

This hot tub is 'plug and play,' which means that you can simply plug it into an existing 120-volt outlet.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 LED Color-Changing Strip Lights, Film Camera, Frigidaire Mini Portable Personal Fridge

The 9 best gifts for teen boys, from $13 to $200

Piper Louden  |  December 1, 2023

A budget-friendly gift guide with gifts for every kind of teenage boy.

The best gifts for people who are always cold

Sarah Kollmorgen  |  December 1, 2023

We all know someone who's always cold. Here’s what to get them for the holidays.

Winter traveler in airport wears sweater, hat

How to get compensation from airlines for delays, cancellations

Emily O'Brien  |  December 1, 2023

Delayed flights and cancellations happen, but knowing the rules about what passengers are entitled to can help save you money and frustration.

Red shopping basket in grocery store aisle

Which dollar store is the best?

Marie Rossiter  |  November 30, 2023

Our writer compared prices and quality at Dollar Tree, Dollar General and Family Dollar and found a clear winner!

engagement ring with christmas tree

The best things to buy in December to save money

Jennifer Graham Kizer  |  November 29, 2023

December is a great month to buy thanks to the gifting season, year-end sales, fall inventory clear-outs and one holiday everyone loves.

A Michaels craft store is shown in Plattsburgh, New York.

Michaels will offer 12 days of free holiday craft workshops for kids in December

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 29, 2023

The projects that kids can build in these online classes include frames, ornaments, bracelets, and cards.

Person hangs twig wreath on door for Christmas holidays

Great ways to save money on Christmas decorations

John Matarese  |  November 29, 2023

Refreshing your holiday decorations can break your Christmas budget, but an expert on holiday decor shares some money-saving tips.

exterior of JCPenney store

I bought all of my holiday gifts at JCPenney for less than $500

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 28, 2023

Here are 50 gifts suitable for every member of your family, many of which are on sale right now at JCPenney.

Dog holds present in mouth in front of Christmas tree

The best Christmas gifts for every dog on your list

Brittany Anas  |  November 28, 2023

From dog treats to pajamas, these dog Christmas presents will help you spoil your furbaby throughout the holiday season.

Frosty key tag

Get a year’s worth of Frostys for $3 with the return of Wendy’s Frosty key tags

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 28, 2023

The beloved key tag has returned for 2024. For $3, owners of the tag can get a free Jr. Frosty with purchase through next year.