The best wireless speakers of 2020

Tod Caviness  |  February 26, 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.Just a decade ago, the default image of a home speaker was a hefty, block-shaped unit that …

You could be owed up to $20 from Ocean Spray class-action lawsuit

Tricia Goss  |  February 24, 2020

If you have purchased certain flavors of Ocean Spray brand beverages, you could be entitled to receive a cash settlement. In November 2017, a plaintiff filed a class-action lawsuit against Ocean Spray claiming that the company wrongfully labeled its products. Despite being labeled as containing “no high fructose corn syrup, artificial colors, or flavors,” some …

Why wine prices are dropping this year

Kate Emswiler  |  February 19, 2020

If you love wine, then 2020 will likely be a banner (and boozy) year for you. Due to an overabundance of grapes in California — where the majority of the country’s wine grapes are grown — along with a decreasing demand for wine, we’re going to see a situation in which the supply of wine …

The 5 Best Wireless Headphones For Work

Stephanie Faris  |  February 19, 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.Working in an office has its share of challenges, but distractions top the list. Unless your job …

This bestselling $20 sweater has more than 1,700 reviews on Amazon—and comes in tons of colors

Kate Streit  |  February 13, 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.Sometimes you want something a bit warmer than a T-shirt but not as heavy as a chunky …

Why people are willing to pay up to $99 for a jar of this special honey

Tricia Goss  |  February 12, 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.Honey has many proven health benefits, from reducing allergies to suppressing coughs and more. It can also …

I wish I owned this $25 workout top from Amazon in every single color

Anna Weaver  |  February 11, 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.Since I’ve started building up a gym routine in the last year or so, I’ve found it …

This bestselling shirt has nearly 4,000 reviews on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  February 11, 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.Basic tees in a variety of colors are wardrobe staples that can be worn in so many …

Jewelry you can get on Amazon that looks much more expensive than it actually is

Tricia Goss  |  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.Whether you are shopping for a birthday, anniversary or a holiday, jewelry is always a welcomed gift. …

Chili’s has $5 Fireball margaritas all month long

Kaitlin Gates  |  February 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.While chocolate and Teddy bears are nice and all, if your favorite thing about Valentine’s Day is …

Buy these $20 Disney fleece blankets for less than $5 right now

Marie Rossiter  |  February 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.If you’d like to snuggle up with a little bit of Disney magic, you need to check …

More than 165K inclined sleepers are being recalled from Graco, Evenflo and other brands

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 31, 2020

If you’ve purchased an inclined sleeper for your baby anytime between 2013 and just this month, listen up. More than 165,000 inclined sleepers are being recalled from multiple brands, including Graco, Evenflo, Summer Infant and Delta Enterprise. The recalls are due to the risk of suffocation. According to the recalls from the Consumer Product Safety …

People are loving this rubber chicken purse on Amazon

Kathleen St. John  |  January 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.Trying to scratch out a living as a comedian? Or do you just like to crack up …

These women’s running shoes have over 3K 5-star reviews on Amazon

Bridget Sharkey  |  January 29, 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.Runners know that the right pair of shoes is crucial to staying healthy and pain-free while running. …

This doctor lets patients pay for surgery by volunteering

Marie Rossiter  |  January 28, 2020

Affordable health care is a challenge for many people. With hospital visits and surgeries costing tens of thousands of dollars, too many patients often forego getting the medical treatment they need because they can’t afford it. But one doctor decided his desire to help patients in need was more important than money in his pocket. …

There’s now a ‘Die Hard’ board game for devoted fans of the film

Anna Weaver  |  January 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 the phrase “Yippee-ki-yay mother-f*r” is like music to your ears, you might want to welcome this …

These trendy faux-leather leggings have over 5K reviews on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  January 24, 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.Leather pants are a great base for a sexy and chic look. You can dress them up …

Stationery Retailer Papyrus Closing All Stores

Papyrus is closing all stores nationwide

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 24, 2020

After filing for bankruptcy on Jan. 23, greeting card and stationery store Papyrus confirmed on Facebook that it will be closing all 254 stores across the U.S. and Canada. Papyrus’ parent company, the Schurman Retail Group, which also owns Paper Destiny and American Greetings/Carlton Cards, stated in the bankruptcy filing that 1,100 employees will be …

These Spanx faux-leather leggings are the best purchase I’ve ever made

Brooke McDonald  |  January 24, 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.Remember those dark days when there was still heated debate about whether leggings count as pants? I …

This lawsuit claims certain pressure cookers are exploding and injuring people

Marie Rossiter  |  January 22, 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.Two women recently filed a federal class-action and individual lawsuit against Sunbeam products because they believe its …

You can now buy a $7,650 desk that lets you work horizontally

Kathleen St. John  |  January 21, 2020

Remember when standing desks were the hottest new thing? We must be due for a backlash against working too hard because, apparently, there’s now a laying-down desk. A company called Altwork now offers a desk-and-chair workstation that’s fully reclinable. You can sit upright in a traditional posture, lay almost totally flat, or anything in between …

Payless Shoes Files For Second Bankruptcy

Payless is planning to open more stores after bankruptcy

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 20, 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.Nearly three years after Payless ShoeSource filed for bankruptcy the first time, and one year after it …

Nearly 400 flight attendants swear by this $24 jumpsuit

Claire Gillespie  |  January 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.The jumpsuit trend has been around for years now, and it isn’t showing any sign of abating. …

This $13 TubShroom drain protector has nearly 27K reviews on Amazon

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  January 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 you have hair that sheds (and who doesn’t?) and requires you to regularly call a plumber …

Check Out These Amazing Outlet Covers With Built-In LED Night Lights

C.M. Tenhundfeld  |  January 16, 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 ever have to get up in the middle of the night, you know it can …

This $25 slimming swimsuit has over 4K reviews on Amazon

Augusta Statz  |  January 15, 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.Finding the perfect swimsuit is easier said than done. Not only do you have to consider the …

7 free workout apps to try this year

Marie Rossiter  |  January 14, 2020

Did you make a new year’s resolution that 2020 is finally going to be the year you get fit and healthy? Trying to figure out the best fitness routine can be overwhelming and it’s easy to get stuck before you even start, whether because of time or budget. But that’s where smartphone apps come in! …

Tell Oreo your preferred cookie-to-cream ratio and you could win $100,000

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 13, 2020

Every once in a while (OK, pretty much all the time), Oreo graces us with a new cookie flavor. Perhaps it’s peppermint bark for the holiday season or maybe it’s their latest flavor, tiramisu, just because. While you pretty much can’t go wrong with any of them, one thing usually remains the same — the …

Police are warning that you shouldn’t shorten ‘2020’ to ’20’ when signing documents—here’s why

Brittany Anas  |  January 13, 2020

We’re now a couple of weeks into the New Year, which means we’re finally starting to remember to write “2020” instead of “2019” on documents and checks. But, in addition to getting the date correct, officials are warning that you’ll want to make sure you’re not abbreviating the year when you’re dating documents and checks. …

A sushi restaurant chain owner paid $1.8 million for this massive tuna

Kate Streit  |  January 13, 2020

Good sushi is all about the quality of the fish and they say you get what you pay for. If that’s true, one Japanese restaurant owner is now in possession of some amazing raw seafood! On Jan. 4, Kiyoshi Kimura, owner of the Sushizanmai sushi chain, paid a whopping $1.8 million for a top-of-the-line bluefin …

Taco Bell is testing $100K salaries for managers

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 11, 2020

The new year is bringing some pretty big commitments from Taco Bell. Not only will the fast-food chain be working to help the environment and expanding options for people who don’t want meat in their tacos, they are also testing $100,000 salaries for managers and adding new perks for restaurant employees. While the new salaries …

People swear by this $15 fabric shaver from Amazon

Marie Rossiter  |  January 10, 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.Do you have sweaters hanging in your closet out of sight because they came out of the …

6 Products That Will Help You Drink More Water

Carina Wolff  |  January 10, 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.Drinking water is important for more than just preventing you from getting thirsty. Even just mild dehydration …

This $24 crossbody bag has over 1,600 reviews on Amazon

Marie Rossiter  |  January 10, 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.We know having the perfect bag makes life just a little bit easier. But finding the bag …

How to get up to $15 back in the Johnson & Johnson infant Tylenol class-action lawsuit settlement

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  January 9, 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 a parent or a caregiver who’s bought Infants’ Tylenol in the past five years, you …

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Oscar Mayer is looking for a college senior to drive the Wienermobile for a year

Kaitlin Gates  |  January 8, 2020

If you’re a soon-to-be college graduate and would rather spend the next year traveling the country than landing a desk job, Oscar Mayer has an opportunity you may not want to pass up. Submissions are now open for the 2020 class of “Hotdoggers,” which, if you’re accepted, will put you behind the wheel of their one-of-a-kind …

These essential oils are being recalled for lack of child-resistant packaging

Marie Rossiter  |  January 7, 2020

If you’re one of the many people who love to use essential oils in your home, you need to check your collection for a recalled product. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled two essential oil products made by Airomé: the Wintergreen Essential Oil and Deep Soothe Essential Oil 100 Percent Pure & Natural …

Why I swear by these $16.99 touchscreen-friendly gloves

Mandy Gambrell  |  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.I’m a Midwesterner so, once winter hits, warmth tends to trump style. Last winter, a big arctic …

This $7 water bottle completely changed how much water I drink every day

Helen Lee  |  January 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.If you’re like me, you’ve always been bad about getting the water intake you need. Water’s just …

If you love Dr Pepper, you need this Dr Pepper syrup for your ice cream

Brittany Anas  |  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.Dr Pepper devotees, did you know that you can get a dessert topper that packs the flavor …

‘The Comfy’ is an oversized sweatshirt and blanket in one

Mitchell Byars  |  January 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.We here at Don’t Waste Your Money are dedicated to finding you the best way to stay …

10 winter jackets you can buy on Amazon that look more expensive than they are

Anna Weaver  |  December 31, 2019

Fashions change so quickly. So when it comes to buying a winter coat you’ll likely wear for just a couple of years, the more affordable it is, the better. But who wants to sacrifice style for cost? We took a look at Amazon’s bestselling and most-wished-for women’s coats and picked these 10 stylish choices that …

People are actually making money by sharing photos of their creative cheese boards on social media

Marie Rossiter  |  December 30, 2019

Mark Twain once wrote, “Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” With the internet changing the way people make a living, finding that dream job is becoming more of a reality for people with a little creativity and some talent with a camera. Foodies, …

These slanted toilets are designed to reduce the time workers spend in the bathroom

Brittany Anas  |  December 30, 2019

A lot of companies are experimenting with ways to improve productivity. For some, it’s exploring four-day work weeks. Microsoft Japan, for example, saw a productivity boost of 40% after switching to the shorter work week, according to NPR. Other companies are giving employees yoga breaks. Then, some companies may be considering a more punitive approach, …

The hard-boiled egg recall for listeria concerns has been expanded

Brittany Anas  |  December 30, 2019

A hard-boiled egg recall potentially linked to a national listeria outbreak has been expanded to include packaged hard-boiled eggs, potato salads, egg salads, salad kits and other products sold at several stores including Trader Joe’s, Costco, Kroger, Walmart and more. The original Dec. 20 recall from Almark Foods covered bulk hard-boiled eggs in white plastic …

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These 10 cars are being discontinued in 2020

Brittany Anas  |  December 27, 2019

Could it the end of the road for sedans? Come 2020, automakers are discontinuing many of their car models — especially compact cars and sedans — and turning their focus instead to bigger sport utility vehicles and crossovers.  These 10 vehicles are being discontinued for the coming year, including some iconic models that have been …

Adorable unicorn bathrobe is on sale on Amazon for under $12

Genevieve Lill  |  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.In case you hadn’t heard, unicorns continue to be all the rage. From unicorn pool floats to …

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 …

You Can Pre-Order This Baby Yoda Plush for $24.99

Genevieve Lill  |  December 18, 2019

If you have been watching Disney Plus’ “Star Wars: The Mandalorian,” it’s highly likely you’ve found yourself melting into the couch each time the character known officially as “The Child” (but better known as “Baby Yoda”) comes onto the screen. And now, naturally, you want to get your hands on some Baby Yoda gear. This …

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 …