Lowe’s 4th of July sale is on now

Marie Rossiter  |  June 30, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Have you been spending extra time sprucing up your living space while stuck at home? With so …

Create a sweet Mother’s Day surprise with this decorate-it-yourself cake kit

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 7, 2020

Just like Easter and any other special occasions you’ve celebrated since March, Mother’s Day is going to look a bit different this year. Brunch at a restaurant will likely be out of the question, but if you have some time before May 10, you may want to add a trip to Sam’s Club to your …

CVS is offering free Mother’s Day cards you can print at home

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 1, 2020

Just like Easter and other celebrations like birthdays and anniversaries taking place during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mother’s Day is bound to look a little different this year. That doesn’t mean, however, that mom still can’t be celebrated! To make sure you’re staying safe, but are still able to surprise the mothers in your life with …

Turn your truck bed into a pool with this $45 inflatable liner

Marie Rossiter  |  April 29, 2020

If summer has you thinking about spending relaxing hours in the pool, you’re probably not alone. But, if like many of us, you don’t have a pool in your backyard, you might wonder if the coronavirus will put a damper on your plans to cool off in the water because gyms and public pools may …

You can get your own cherry blossom tree at Home Depot for just $39

Anna Weaver  |  March 10, 2020

With a lot of world travel going into hibernation thanks to the coronavirus, you might not want to travel this spring to see the famous cherry blossom trees in full bloom in Japan, Washington, D.C., and other parts of the world. Instead, you can bring the blooms right to you with a purchase of your …

Chili’s $5 Marg of the Month combines Irish whiskey and tequila

Kaitlin Gates  |  March 3, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you love margaritas, get ready to feel extra lucky this St. Patrick’s Day! Chili’s Grill & …

Your kids will love these free spring craft events at Michaels

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 24, 2020

If your kids are as tired of winter as we are, Michaels is holding several free craft events in March that will surely give them spring fever. First up on March 8, Michaels will guide kids in making their own Stick Bees. These adorable bees appear to be made from paper, pipe cleaners, Popsicle sticks …

You can buy swimsuits for as low as $11 on Target.com

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 17, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If the winter weather has you dreaming of hot, sunny days and a dip in the pool, …

Sam’s Club is selling huge inflatable water slides and bounce houses for $199

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 13, 2020

It may still be February and (at least where I am) it may be snowing outside, but that doesn’t mean we can’t dream of the warmer weather we know will eventually be here! Sam’s Club is looking ahead to better weather as well, already releasing some new products that look perfect for sunny summer days. …

Share a kiss and get a free burrito at QDOBA this Valentine’s Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 7, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you’re not one for sitting down to a romantic, candlelight dinner on Valentine’s Day, QDOBA Mexican …

Get 50 roses delivered to your Valentine for $50

Marie Rossiter  |  February 5, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you’re planning to send roses to your special …

Restaurant Chains Applebee's And IHOP To Close Over 100 Stores

Applebee’s February $1 Drink of the Month Is Vodka Strawberry Lemonade

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 3, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you haven’t made your Valentine’s Day plans yet, you may want to consider heading to Applebee’s; …

New Sodium Warning Rule On Chain Restaurant Menus Takes Effect In NYC

Here’s how you can get free wings delivered by Applebee’s on Super Bowl Sunday

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 27, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.While I’m not a sports fan and couldn’t care less about the commercials, I’m always up for …

Your kids will love this free Valentine’s Day crafting event at Lowe’s

Haley Velasco  |  January 15, 2020

Valentine’s Day is around the corner! If you’re looking for ways to get your kids in the spirit of the holiday, Lowe’s DIY Kids’ Workshops are a special treat. On Feb. 8, Lowe’s is offering a workshop where kids can build a love note holder — just in time for the big day. The love …

Hallmark ornaments are up to 75% off right now

Marie Rossiter  |  January 7, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Feeling some post-holiday blues? You can keep the warm vibes from the season going and get ready …

Applebee’s $1 drink of the month for January is the Vodka Rum Frostbite

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 3, 2020

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.When you think of the perfect cocktail to sip in the cold month of January, thoughts of …

Williams Sonoma Beats Expectations On Lower Earnings

American Girl baking sets are on sale for up to 75% at Williams Sonoma

Kate Streit  |  December 31, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Although you may be ready to take a break from baking as the holiday season comes to …

Lowe's Reports Rise In Earnings As Economy And Housing Market Strengthen

You can get holiday decor for up to 75% off at Lowe’s right now

Marie Rossiter  |  December 31, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.The holiday season isn’t even totally over yet, but you can already save big on all the …

This bestselling $16 winter hat has over 8,000 reviews on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  December 20, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.A warm winter hat is a cold-weather must-have accessory, and this under-$16 beanie is the best-selling women’s …

Bath & Body Works’ semi-annual sale is almost here

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 19, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you love stocking up on candles, lotions and body sprays, the most magical time of year …

This popular 12-volt heated car blanket is on sale for $10 at Walmart

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 19, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.While winter is by far my favorite season, even I will admit there are some things that …

Chrissy Teigen swears by this throw blanket as the perfect gift

Kate Streit  |  December 18, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you’re in search of the perfect present, Chrissy Teigen has you covered. The multitalented model, author …

You can get these cute vintage Christmas tree ornaments for up to 60% off

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 16, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.While there are many reasons to love the holidays, what makes it so special for me is …

This $36 cardigan is the most-wished-for sweater on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  December 16, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.In the market for a cozy-yet-fashionable sweater to add to your winter wardrobe? Look no further than …

Build-A-Bear Workshop is having a 2-for-1 deal in stores

Bridget Sharkey  |  December 13, 2019

Struggling to think of gift ideas for all the special kids in your life? More importantly, are you struggling to budget when it comes to gift-buying? Then look no further than this awesome “2 Furry Friends, 1 Great Price” deal happening at Build-A-Bear Workshop right now. From now through Dec. 18, select furry friends are …

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20 of the best gift ideas from Oprah’s Favorite Things list of 2019

Tricia Goss  |  December 12, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Since 2002, Oprah has shared her list of favorite things with the world, boosting the demand for …

Get Paw Patrol toys for up to 50% off

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 12, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.With less than two weeks until Christmas, the rush to fulfill wish lists before the big day …

The 28 best gifts for the men in your life

Bridget Sharkey  |  December 11, 2019

Hunting for the perfect gift for the men in your life can feel like an overwhelming task. That’s why we have compiled this handy list of foolproof gifts for every man on your “nice” list this year, whether you are buying for your spouse, father, brother-in-law, coworker, boyfriend or otherwise. Adobe Nightstand Organizer Help him …

The best gifts for coffee lovers

Kate Streit  |  December 11, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Coffee is the first thing on many people’s minds upon waking up. There’s just something so comforting …

This company with 198 employees gave out $10 million in bonuses

Jenn Fields  |  December 10, 2019

In the era of the gig economy, getting a year-end bonus from a company feels like a rare thing. Some of us would even be glad to get Clark Griswold‘s letdown bonus of a one-year membership to the jelly of the month club. Hey, it’s the gift that keeps on giving! But some employers are …

The best gifts for sloth-lovers

Tricia Goss  |  December 10, 2019

There’s something that’s just so appealing about sloths. Their adorable faces wear permanent smiles and sweet, chill expressions. They’re furry and look extra cuddle-worthy. And they live life at their own unhurried pace, without an apparent care in the world. No pressure to hustle there! If you have a sloth lover on your list (and …

Drugstore Chain Walgreens To Buy Duane Reade

Walgreens has buy 2, get 2 free toys

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 9, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you aren’t done with your holiday shopping for the kids in your life — or if …

You can now buy a Whoville ceramic village from ‘The Grinch’ on Amazon

Bridget Sharkey  |  December 6, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.No one has more Christmas spirit than the Whos. Even when the Grinch stole their presents, stripped …

Target Corp. Reported A 4 percent increase in second-quarter profits

You can get a rare 10% off all Target gift cards on Sunday

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 6, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.While it’s easy to find deals this time of year, it’s not often that you get a …

Home Depot Earnings Up 14 Percent In First Quarter

Your kids will love this free Christmas countdown calendar workshop at Home Depot

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 5, 2019

While the holiday season means time spent with family and friends, good food and, of course, festive desserts, it can also be the perfect time for your kids to put their crafting skills to good use. If you have little ones who love to make holiday crafts, you may want to check out Home Depot’s …

Sam's Club To Close Over 60 Stores

Sam’s Club’s one-day sale is almost here—here are all the best deals

Kathleen St. John  |  December 5, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Here we go: Sam’s Club is gearing up for another big sale, weeks after Black Friday madness …

Your kids can get a free personalized postcard from Santa

Marie Rossiter  |  December 4, 2019

Writing a letter to Santa Claus was one of my favorite holiday traditions when I was a kid. There was something magical about sitting down at the dining room table with the Sears catalog next to me (remember those?), a clean sheet of paper and a pencil ready to make my list and send it …

Church And State Separation Examined

You could win $25,000 from Cinnabon and Freeform this holiday season—no purchase necessary

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 4, 2019

It goes without saying that we could all use a little extra cash this time of year. Whether you need it for shopping, traveling to visit family or just have end-of-the-year bills to pay, chances are you’re hoping to find some cash in your stocking this holiday season. If you don’t want to just wait …

Restaurant Chains Applebee's And IHOP To Close Over 100 Stores

Applebee’s December drink of the month is the Merry Dollarita

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 4, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.The holidays can indeed be the most wonderful time of the year, but they can also be …

Starbucks Avoids UK Tax Bill

Starbucks has buy 1 get 1 free drink specials every Thursday in December

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 3, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Nothing beats a festive coffee or latte to warm you up during the holiday season. Whether you …

This award-winning National Parks board game is fun for the whole family

Kathleen St. John  |  December 2, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Add a new title to your game-night lineup with “Trekking The National Parks,” a family-friendly board game …

You can get Lego sets for up to 40% off on Amazon for Cyber Monday

Kathleen St. John  |  December 2, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Here’s a fantastic deal that’ll check off some boxes on your Christmas gift list: Amazon’s got Lego …

Target Corp. Reported A 4 percent increase in second-quarter profits

Target is offering $100 off 10.2-inch Apple iPads for Cyber Monday

Marie Rossiter  |  December 2, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Does one of your family members have an iPad on their holiday wish list? Thanks to Target’s …

You can get 2 free slices of cheesecake when you buy a Cheesecake Factory gift card

Bridget Sharkey  |  November 27, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.The only thing better than cheesecake is free cheesecake. And, beginning on Black Friday, you can get …

Bath & Body Works is having a major Black Friday sale

Kate Streit  |  November 27, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Time to stock up on beauty products because Bath & Body Works is having a massive Black …

Chris Madden Emerges As A Competitor To Martha Stewart

JCPenney has women’s boots on sale for as low as $20 for Black Friday

Marie Rossiter  |  November 27, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.As the calendar moves into the holidays, we have our minds on shopping, saving and maybe adding …

Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings

You can get bath towels for $3 at Kohl’s right now

Kate Streit  |  November 27, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Could your bath towels use a refresh? Now is the time to stock up and save, because …

These Stores Will Be Closed On Thanksgiving

Scripps National Desk  |  November 26, 2019

Over the past several years, major retailers have expanded their Black Friday shopping hours and some are even open on Thanksgiving Day. However, some don’t think stores should be open on the national holiday so workers can spend time with their families. In fact, a survey conducted by BestBlackFriday.com found 72% of consumers polled believe businesses …

Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings

You can get $120 comforters for $16.99 at Kohl’s right now

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 25, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Love it or hate it, winter is coming. That means chilly or downright freezing weather is on …

Walmart To Raise Its Minimum Raise To 11 Dollars An Hour

Walmart has heated blankets on sale for less than $20

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 23, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.If you’re in the market for a new heated blanket or looking for one to give as …