Get a free Krispy Kreme doughnut when you wear your Halloween costume on Oct. 31

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 11, 2021

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.Krispy Kreme is kicking off Halloween early with a line of four new spooky-sweet Krispy Skreme doughnuts. And …

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Applebee’s is bringing back their Spooky Sips for just $5

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 28, 2021

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.Halloween is nearly here and if you’re looking to get a jump start on the tastes of …

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Target is hiring fewer holiday workers, offering current employees more hours instead

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 27, 2021

While Target still plans to hire some seasonal workers this holiday season, the retailer has announced they will scale back how many people they hire this year, instead offering their current workforce more hours and more flexible schedules through the holidays. Target says the company will offer current store team members a total of 5 …

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Buy 2 candles, get 2 free at Bath & Body Works

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 10, 2021

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 looking to stock up on your favorite Bath & Body Works candles for the fall …

Buy cute Halloween mini waffle makers for just $7.99

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 7, 2021

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 usually don’t begin celebrating Halloween until it’s dark outside and time to go trick-or-treating, new …

Dollar Tree has Halloween decorations for just $1 each

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 26, 2021

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 have a tendency to drop too much cash when Halloween rolls around, you are not …

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The best deals you’ll find at Joann’s upcoming Labor Day sale

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 19, 2021

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 into crafts or are looking ahead to decorating for the upcoming seasonal holidays, Joann’s is …

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Spirit Halloween hiring 35,000 seasonal employees

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 23, 2021

While we’re still in the middle of summer, fall will be here soon, and that means that Halloween is also creeping up. If you’re looking for some spooky seasonal work, you might find it with Spirit Halloween, which is searching for 35,000 employees for the 2021 season. The world’s largest specialty Halloween retailer, Spirit Halloween …

Best Christmas Gifts 2021

Marie Rossiter  |  July 16, 2021

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 may be a touch early to start shopping for Christmas gifts, the sooner you start …

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Costco is selling 36-piece school supply bundles for just $10

Tricia Goss  |  July 13, 2021

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.Even though it may seem like summer is just getting started, it’s not too early to begin …

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Best Camping Journal 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  June 28, 2021

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 some people feel that writing on paper is a lost art, it can be a relaxing, …

Best 25-Foot Garden Hose 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  June 22, 2021

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 best 25-foot garden hose will make your household chores easier, whether that’s watering your plants, hosing …

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Beef prices rising as grilling season heats up

WXYZ News  |  June 17, 2021

Just as grilling season kicks into high gear with summer on the way, beef prices are shooting up again. If you’re planning to buy steaks, prepare yourself to pay more. Allison Homan, the owner of Lehr’s Prime Market in Milford, Ohio, is trying not to pass every supplier hike onto her customers. “We are doing …

Applebee’s has 2 new $5 cocktails and they look perfect for summer

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 16, 2021

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.Applebee’s is kicking off Fourth of July early with two new patriotic cocktails, which have been added …

Pizza Hut’s Book It reading program is coming back this summer

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 21, 2021

If you have a hard time getting your kids to read during the summer months, here’s something that should help. The Pizza Hut Book It! program is officially back this summer, giving kids the ultimate incentive to read: a free one-topping Personal Pan Pizza. Called Camp Book It!, the program is an extension of the …

Home Depot’s Memorial Day sale is starting early

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 20, 2021

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.Memorial Day is quickly approaching and if you’re looking to get some work done around your house, …

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You can buy a giant gym class parachute for just $10

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 23, 2021

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.Gym class was by far my least favorite time of the day when I was in school, …

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Lowe’s is giving away free basket planter kits for kids

Kaitlin Gates  |  March 31, 2021

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.Once the hidden eggs have all been found and the Easter baskets have been emptied, it’s time …

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Krispy Kreme is giving away free doughnuts for St. Patrick’s Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  March 11, 2021

Everyone knows it’s important to wear green on St. Patrick’s Day so you don’t get pinched by a leprechaun, but this year, there’s an even better reason to wear green: You’ll get to nab a free doughnut at Krispy Kreme! Don your favorite green outfit on March 16 or 17 and then head to your …

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You can now buy mini Nutella jars for just $1

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 25, 2021

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 Nutella but don’t want a full jar of it sitting at home, these mini …

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Best Valentine’s Day Cards For Kids 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  February 5, 2021

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.Gone are the days when schoolchildren exchanged just simple paper Valentine’s Day cards. Now, the best Valentine’s …

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Best Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  February 4, 2021

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.Finding the best Valentine’s Day gifts for him is not always easy. Of course, you can buy …

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Best Valentine’s Day Cards For Your Husband 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  February 3, 2021

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.He may not want to admit it, but your husband wants to get a Valentine’s Day card …

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Best Valentine’s Day Gifts For Her 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  February 2, 2021

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 will be here before you know it, so if you haven’t found the best Valentine’s …

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Best Valentine’s Gifts For Teen Girls 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 29, 2021

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.Teen girls can be difficult to shop for. A good strategy when shopping for the best Valentine’s …

Get take-and-bake heart-shaped pizzas for $5

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 28, 2021

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.It’s hard to top chocolate and roses for Valentine’s Day, but there is one other thing that …

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Best Valentine’s gift for mom from daughter 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 27, 2021

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 best Valentine’s gifts for mom from daughter are thoughtful ones, whether they’re homemade or store-bought. Mothers …

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Best Valentine’s Gifts for Kids 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 27, 2021

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.You don’t have to spend a lot of money to show your kids that you love them …

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Best Valentine’s Gift For Daughter 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 27, 2021

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 matter how old they are, daughters will appreciate a special gift from their parents on Valentine’s …

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Best Valentine’s Day Gifts For Kids 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 26, 2021

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 best Valentine’s Day gifts for kids show your little ones that you care — and if …

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Best Valentine’s Gift Baskets 2021

Danielle Smyth  |  January 25, 2021

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.This is an especially good year to send a gift basket for Valentine’s Day, while social distancing …

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Best Valentine’s Candy For Classroom 2021

Stephanie Faris  |  January 22, 2021

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.Candy exchanges can be a fun way for kids to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re a teacher …

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Best Valentine’s Chocolate For Kids 2021

Stephanie Faris  |  January 22, 2021

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.Grown-ups aren’t the only ones who love chocolate. When Valentine’s Day comes around, a box of chocolates …

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Best Valentine’s Basket For Kids 2021

Stephanie Faris  |  January 21, 2021

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.Holiday gift baskets have become increasingly popular in recent years. They’re so popular, in fact, that they’re …

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Best Valentine’s Day Candy 2021

Stephanie Faris  |  January 21, 2021

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 classics seem to have been set in stone at some point. Chocolates and flowers rule …

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Best Valentine’s Day cards for kids’ school 2021

Stephanie Faris  |  January 20, 2021

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.For Valentine’s Day, classrooms across the nation will celebrate the holiday by having students exchange cards or …

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Target has already decided to close for Thanksgiving 2021

Marie Rossiter  |  January 14, 2021

It’s mid-January and many people are just finally taking the last of their holiday decorations down. But, it’s not too soon for Target to make its first major announcement about the 2021 holiday season. Last year, Target decided to close all of its stores on Thanksgiving, primarily due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Shoppers hoping to …

Send your Valentine 50 roses for just $55

Marie Rossiter  |  January 5, 2021

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 a special someone you’d like to spoil on Valentine’s Day? If you’ve always wanted to surprise …

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Get up to 75% off at Bath & Body Works Semi-Annual Sale

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 28, 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.Bath & Body Works’ semi-annual winter sale has officially begun, marking the best time of the year …

Holiday storage containers are on sale at Target starting at $2

Marie Rossiter  |  December 28, 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 ready to put away your holiday decorations and say goodbye to 2020, you’re going to …

Asics offering 50% of shoes for healthcare workers, first responders and military

Kaitlin Gates  |  December 21, 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.Asics is offering a 50% off deal now through Dec. 26 for medical professionals, first responders and …

How to avoid online pet sale scams this holiday season

KZTV  |  December 13, 2020

There are few things more gratifying than seeing a friend or family member’s expression when they realize they’re getting a pet for Christmas. But how big of a problem are scams when it comes to buying pets online? The Better Business Bureau reports they’ve received more than 330 cases just in November of this year. …

What to know about Free Shipping Day 2020

Tricia Goss  |  December 10, 2020

Even with the convenience of online shopping, one reason many consumers hold off on getting it done is shipping costs. Research shows that nearly half of shoppers don’t want to pay extra to have gifts delivered. If you fall into this category and still have a lengthy gift list to check off, you might want …

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Best Tech Gadgets 2020

Alicia Bodine  |  December 4, 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 shopping for new tech gadgets, consider the value offered by their service. The best tech gadgets …

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Best Christmas Eve box 2020

Alicia Bodine  |  December 4, 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.Add to the excitement of the holidays by gifting the best Christmas Eve box to your family …

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Best men’s gifts for Christmas 2020

Brittany Anas  |  December 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.You’ve made your holiday shopping list. You’ve checked it twice. And you’re still stumped on what to …

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Best Christmas Eve box stuffers 2020

Marie Rossiter  |  December 2, 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.Does your family exchange Christmas Eve boxes? It’s a holiday tradition that got its start in Europe …

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Best Christmas gifts for him 2020

Tricia Goss  |  December 2, 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.Perhaps the best way to shop for the guy in your life is to ask him what …

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Best Secret Santa gifts for women 2020

Danielle Smyth  |  December 2, 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.The best secret Santa gifts for women will vary depending on who you are shopping for. Hopefully …

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Best Dog Christmas Sweater 2020

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  December 2, 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 looking for the best dog Christmas sweater for your pet this holiday season, you’ll find …