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. Nightstand Organizer Help him ensure …

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 …

Amazon launched Black Friday deals early

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 22, 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 you may think Black Friday is the day to shop in stores and Cyber Monday is …

Best-Selling Sweaters From Amazon You’ll Want To Wear All Winter

Tricia Goss  |  November 22, 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 temperature is dropping, which means it’s time to slip into snuggle-worthy (but stylish!) sweaters. It’s easy …

Here’s how you can win a 1-year supply of Ghirardelli Chocolate

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 19, 2019

One of the best parts about the holiday season is all the delicious treats that go along with it. From the main course to festive cocktails and dessert, there’s pretty much no way you can go wrong when it comes to holiday foods. One treat pretty much everyone can agree on? Chocolate. Whether it’s peppermint-flavored, …

Get paid $1,000 to watch 24 Hallmark Christmas movies in 12 days

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 15, 2019

If you love Hallmark Christmas movies — and I mean really love Hallmark Christmas movies — you have a chance to win $1,000 and a prize package this year just by kicking back and watching the channel’s holiday romcoms. CenturyLink is looking for someone willing to watch 24 of Hallmark’s cheesiest Christmas movies in 12 …

Meet Santa at Bass Pro Shops or Cabela’s and get a free picture, toy and craft

Kathleen St. John  |  November 15, 2019

Here’s a great family-fun idea for wintry days ahead: Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s locations nationwide are offering free photos with Santa at their annual holiday event. Hip2Save had the first tip about this seasonal treat, but it’s just one part of the fun! The stores’ “Santa’s Wonderland” areas bring a full-on Christmas experience, with …

Walmart is already launching Black Friday deals

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 15, 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.First came Black Friday, and then came the option to shop on Thanksgiving Day. Now, at least …

Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings

You can get fleece throw blankets for $2.86 at Kohl’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 14, 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 the kind of person who likes to stock up on gifts just in case you …

Megabus is giving away 200,000 free tickets on Cyber Monday

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 14, 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 travel is on your wish list this holiday season, Megabus has is having a Cyber Monday …

You can buy a Legoland annual gold pass for just $99

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 14, 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 have little ones to shop for this holiday season, Legoland is offering an incredible deal …

Chris Madden Emerges As A Competitor To Martha Stewart

JCPenney is giving away $500 coupons to some lucky customers on Thanksgiving Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 13, 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 no secret that you can get some pretty great deals on Black Friday every year, …

Khloe Kardashian Appears At ULTA Beauty's West Hills Store To Promote Kardashian Beauty Hair Care And Styling Line

Ulta Beauty stocking stuffers as low as 76¢ each (regularly $2.99)

Bridget Sharkey  |  November 13, 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.Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Ulta is offering a five-for-$5 deal on everything from …

This best-selling cozy fleece jacket is just $37 on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  November 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.Chilly temperatures are officially here — or at least on the way — throughout much of the …

Share a photo of a holiday recipe made with Nabisco products and you could win $10,000

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 12, 2019

The holidays are quickly approaching and that means it’s time to stock up on everything you need to make your favorite seasonal treats. From desserts to appetizers, holiday foods are just as important as the presents under the tree — and, honestly, can bring just as much happiness. This year, however, your favorite holiday recipes …

You can get free sausage-scented wrapping paper from Jimmy Dean

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 12, 2019

Where does sausage fall on your list of favorite foods? If you love it enough to say, decorate your tree with sausage ornaments or wrap your holiday presents in sausage wrapping paper, Jimmy Dean has some pretty interesting gifts you can win this holiday season. The sausage company is once again giving fans a sausage-themed …

You could win free holiday-themed Lipton tea this month

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 8, 2019

Let’s face it — the holidays can be the most magical time of the year, but they can also be the most stressful and exhausting. From crowded shopping malls to snowy weather to bad roads and, of course, parties and visiting family, it’s inevitable that the holidays bring some unwanted stress. In an effort to …

What to buy and what to skip on Black Friday

Kate Streit  |  November 7, 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.After you’ve stuffed yourself full of turkey this week, it’s time to turn your attention toward another …

Veterans can get $40 off their Amazon Prime membership

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 7, 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 a military veteran and have thought about getting an Amazon Prime membership or are about …

You can now buy an Alexa-compatible Christmas tree

Kate Streit  |  November 7, 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.“Alexa, turn on the Christmas tree.” This holiday season, you’ll be able to use that command to …

Amazon Prepares For Black Friday Sale

Amazon is offering 21 days of pre-Black Friday deals

Kate Streit  |  November 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.Black Friday and Cyber Monday are still officially a few weeks away, but Amazon is celebrating the …

Starbucks Avoids UK Tax Bill

Starbucks is giving away free reusable cups for one day only—and the cup gets you discounted coffee for the rest of 2019

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 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.There’s no time better time for a cup of your favorite flavored coffee than the holiday season. …

Bath & Body Works has tons of new holiday candles on sale right now

Bridget Sharkey  |  November 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.‘Tis the season to get cozy! And candles are a key item in creating holiday warmth, whether …

Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings

Kohl’s Black Friday deals have been released

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 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.If you’re a fan of getting a jump start on your holiday shopping, odds are you start …

Applebee’s $1 drink of the month is Vodka Cranberry Lemonade

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 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.While summer meant $1 vodka raspberry lemonades, blue Long Island iced teas and Mai Tais at Applebee’s, …

The top 5 portable generators on the market

Anna Weaver  |  November 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.With current situations like the California wildfire blackouts taking place and cold temperatures ahead, searches for portable …

Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings

Thomas Kinkade Christmas puzzles are on sale for $6.79 at Kohl’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 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 are quickly approaching, which means it’s time to start thinking about gifts. If you’ll be …

Great Clips is offering free haircuts for Veterans Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  November 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.If you’re a veteran or know someone who is, Great Clips is offering a great deal on …

These best-selling $7 touchscreen winter gloves have over 2K reviews on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  October 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.Cold temperatures are making their way around the country, so it’s time to break out all your …