Perdue recalled 495 pounds of chicken for undeclared allergens

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  September 20, 2019

If you’ve recently bought frozen chicken, you may want to check your kitchen freezer. That’s because Perdue Foods has issued a recall of 495 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken due to mislabeling and undeclared allergens, the company announced this week. Bags of gluten-free chicken tenders were mistakenly packaged with chicken nuggets that contained wheat, a common allergen and …

A company will pay you $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King movies before Halloween

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 19, 2019

If your favorite part about Halloween is watching scary movies (or you just really love Stephen King), there’s a chance you could get paid for your love of spooky stuff this fall. is looking for someone willing to watch 13 movies based on King’s novels before Halloween and will give them $1,300 for the …

McDonald's Same Store Sales Up 7.1 Percent In January

McDonald’s is giving away limited-edition clothes when you order delivery on Sept. 19

Jennifer Nied  |  September 19, 2019

McDonalds is giving everyone something to celebrate today. Thanks to the fast-food chain, Thursday night is McDelivery Night In. Thursday’s one-night McDelivery event includes more than just burgers and fries coming to your door. Fans can snag a free limited-edition McDonald’s souvenir with any McDelivery purchase of $10 or more through Uber Eats. (Hello, late-night …

General Mills is recalling Gold Medal flour for potential E. coli contamination

Kate Streit  |  September 18, 2019

Check your pantry, because General Mills has voluntarily recalled 5-pound bags of Gold Medal unbleached all-purpose flour for possible E. coli contamination. General Mills announced the recall after the strain E. coli 026 was found during a sampling of Gold Medal’s 5-pound bags of unbleached flour. The recalled flour has better if used by date …

The new Harry Potter Lego Advent calendar has arrived

Mandy Gambrell  |  September 17, 2019

“Harry Potter” fans have a new way to show their love this holiday season — and it doubles as a toy, too. A new “Harry Potter” Lego Advent calendar features Lego characters including Harry, Hermione and Ron, as well as Albus Dumbledore, Professor Filius Flitwick and Hedwig the owl. The Lego Harry Potter 2019 Advent …

You could get $27,700 if you move to an underpopulated region in Italy

Jennifer Nied  |  September 16, 2019

If you’ve longed to make your “Under the Tuscan Sun” dreams a reality, now just might be the time to quit your job and channel your inner Diane Lane. The mountainous region of Molise in Italy will pay people to relocate to one of its quaint villages. The area is located on Italy’s southeastern coast …

Companies are already hiring seasonal workers for the 2019 holidays

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 13, 2019

If you’re already worried about the costs of the upcoming holiday season and being able to afford presents, one way to make some extra cash is to pick up shifts as a seasonal worker. Stores like Target, Kohl’s and even companies like Amazon and UPS all hire seasonal workers for what is their busiest time …

Apple Unveils New Product Updates At Its Cupertino Headquarters

Get a free $200 Sam’s Club gift card when you pre-order the iPhone 11

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 13, 2019

If you’re in need of a new phone and are looking at Apple’s latest iPhone models, Sam’s Club is offering a deal you will not want to miss. Now through Sept. 15, or while supplies last, you can get a $200 Sam’s Club gift card when you pre-order the new iPhone 11, Pro or Pro …


GameStop is closing 200 stores

WXYZ News  |  September 13, 2019

It’s game over for hundreds of GameStop locations worldwide. The world’s largest video game retailer announced plans to close 180 to 200 under-performing stores in the U.S. and abroad. GameStop warned that even more stores could close over the next two years. “We are applying a more definitive, analytic approach, including profit levels and sales …

GM CEO Mary Barra Holds Press Conference On Ignition Switch Recall

GM is recalling 3.5 million SUVs and pickups for a brake issue

Mandy Gambrell  |  September 12, 2019

General Motors has issued a recall for 3.5 million trucks and SUVs because of a brakes problem. The company is “voluntarily recalling certain 2014-2018 model year Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Sierra, and GMC Yukon vehicles for a condition related to increased brake pedal effort,” GM said in a statement. “In rare …

You can get $56 off Superhero and Disney booster car seats right now

Kathleen St. John  |  September 12, 2019

KidsEmbrace car seats come patterned with all sorts of kid-favorite characters — from Marvel heroes to “PAW Patrol” pups to Disney stars — and right now they’re on sale at Amazon for as low as $92.99. Bargain-hunting website Hip2Save dug up the deal, which is valid for certain styles of KidsEmbrace seats. A Captain America seat, …

You’ll need to answer an email from Equifax to get your $125 settlement from the data breach

Marie Rossiter  |  September 11, 2019

Time is running out for consumers to claim their portion of a settlement made by the Equifax credit monitoring company. And now, Equifax is asking those who have made claims to complete one more task before they can get a cash settlement up to $125. Back in 2017, hackers broke into the Equifax database and …

You can get round-trip flights to Ireland for $399 right now

Bridget Sharkey  |  September 10, 2019

Ireland is one of Europe’s most popular travel destinations, and for good reason. From the natural beauty of the landscape to its rich culture and history to the charming hospitality of its residents, Ireland should be on everyone’s bucket list. And now, you can find dramatically discounted round-trip flights to Ireland on Aer Lingus. Aer …

After Target Lowers Sales Forecast, Shares Plummet

Target is rolling out a new rewards program—here’s everything we know about it

Anna Weaver  |  September 10, 2019

As if we need another reason to feed our Target addiction. The home of the red bullseye will launch its new Target Circle rewards program nationwide on Oct. 6. And it includes some new perks for users with no membership fee. For those who haven’t wanted to add another credit card to their wallet but …

Students, here’s how you can get the NFL Sunday Ticket streaming package for $80 for the entire season

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 9, 2019

If you’re in college or have a student in your life who is a huge football fan, you’re going to want to check out this deal on the NFL Sunday Ticket package from DirecTV. And the best part is that you don’t even have to have a dish or a huge HD television hung on …

Wendy's Sells Major Stake In Arby's To Private Equity Group

Here’s how you can get free spicy chicken nuggets at Wendy’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 9, 2019

Fast-food fans, rejoice. Not only did Wendy’s bring back their spicy chicken nuggets this summer, but now they are giving them away free for the second time in less than a month. Now through Oct. 7, you can get a free six-piece order of spicy nuggets just by placing an online order through the Wendy’s …

Candles are buy 2, get 2 free at Bath & Body Works

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 6, 2019

Cooler weather is coming whether you like it or not, but that also means it is the perfect time to get cozy. My favorite way to make my home feel warm and welcoming during fall and winter? Scented candles — and lots of them. Now through Sept. 9 is the perfect time to stock up …

Parents, you can get a Walmart gift card for recycling your old car seat

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

If your little one is in need of a new car seat, there’s no better time to get one than during Walmart’s first-ever car seat recycling event. Walmart has teamed up with TerraCycle, a recycling company, for what it says will be the country’s largest car seat recycling event. From Sept. 16-30, Walmart is asking …

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Netflix will now release episodes for some shows on a weekly basis instead of all at once

Marie Rossiter  |  September 4, 2019

Netflix is changing the way it releases some of its television series and, as a result, binge-watchers must re-adjust their viewing habits. How so? The streaming service, famous for dropping complete series all at once, decided to experiment with a new, weekly release format in which new episodes trickle out one at a time. Fans …

College students: Win up to $2,500 for housing expenses

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

While books and tuition alone are enough to make college tough to afford for many students, those who have to move in order to be closer to campus have added expenses to deal with. In an effort to help students get set up on or near campus, Velcro Companies is awarding two students $2,500 each to …

Red Lobster Sold To Golden Gate Capital For 2.1 Billion

Endless shrimp is back at Red Lobster

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

Have you ever loved a food so much that an endless supply seems like a dream come true? If your favorite just so happens to be shrimp, Red Lobster is about to make that dream a reality again! Now for a limited time, the seafood restaurant is bringing back their endless shrimp deal for only …

Walgreens is having a major sale on photos and home décor

Mandy Gambrell  |  September 4, 2019

It may feel too early to be thinking about whether to personalize your Christmas cards for the upcoming holiday season, but this is the time to act if you want a good deal. Walgreens has 50% off its photo cards and stationery when you order online through Sept. 7. It is promoting Grandparent’s Day on …

How you can get a free pumpkin spice original filled cheesecake doughnut at Krispy Kreme

Bridget Sharkey  |  September 3, 2019

Though we can’t help but love pumpkin spice-flavored everything, all pumpkin spice products are not equal. With this deal that Krispy Kreme is currently offering, it’s clear that the company gets it. For a limited time, you can get one of Krispy Kreme’s pumpkin spice doughnuts for free and you can choose from the classic …

Whirlpool is recalling 26,000 glass cooktops for turning on by themselves

Mandy Gambrell  |  September 3, 2019

After receiving 133 reports of cooktop surface elements turning on by themselves, the Whirlpool Corporation is recalling Whirlpool, KitchenAid and JennAir brand glass cooktops with touch controls. Of the reported incidents that occurred, 14 of them involved nearby items being damaged from the heat. Yikes! There were four reports of items catching on fire. In one …

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Here’s how you could win $500 and the chance to become an NFL food tester

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 30, 2019

It’s nearly time for all things pumpkin spice, trick-or-treating and, for sports fans, one of the best times of the year — football season. This year, if you love football for more than just the game and are patiently waiting for all the good grub you’ll no doubt encounter tailgating and at parties, sports-betting website …

Dorothy Gale’s iconic ‘Wizard of Oz’ dress is up for auction

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 29, 2019

Eighty years after “The Wizard of Oz” debuted in theaters, a famous blue-and-white-checked dress worn by the main character is up for auction again. The gingham pinafore dress worn by Judy Garland playing Dorothy Gale is estimated to be worth between $350,000 and $500,000. It’s up for auction through Profiles in History, which is hosting a …

Coaches can win $5,000 for their teams with this giveaway

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 29, 2019

Wouldn’t it be amazing to have an extra $5,000 for your athletic organization? Think of the end-of-season party you could throw! People Magazine and Arm & Hammer have teamed up to award 20 coaches with that amount of money as a way of simply saying thanks. The “Thank You, Coach” $100,000 Giveaway is open to …

FILE: Delta Posts Most Profitable Quarter In A Decade

Delta is looking to hire 1,000 flight attendants—here’s how to apply

WXYZ News  |  August 28, 2019

If you’ve wanted to take to the skies for a new career, then we have good news for you. Delta announced on Aug. 26 that it’s hiring flight attendants for the 2020 class, and the company is looking to hire around 1,000 people. To apply, you must have a high school degree or GED, the …

Millions of kids water bottles sold at Target, Walmart recalled due to choking hazard

WFTS  |  August 28, 2019

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles have been recalled due to a choking hazard. Contigo issued the recall because the cleanable water bottle’s clear silicone spout can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. The base and cover of the clear silicone spout will always be black. Only black-colored spout base and spout cover models are …

Costco is selling a 72-pound wheel of parmigiano-reggiano

Augusta Statz  |  August 28, 2019

If you’re a fan of buying in bulk, you’ll be happy to learn that Costco is providing yet another chance to get a lot of bang for your buck. The retailer is selling a whopping 72-pound wheel of Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese online. It’ll cost quite a bit to get this hunk of cheese delivered to your …

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How to get the new Disney+ streaming service for only $4 a month

Marie Rossiter  |  August 28, 2019

Disney fans looking to binge-watch their favorite TV shows and movies have a lot to look forward to in the coming months. In the short term, they can take advantage of Freeform’s 30 Days of Disney Movies starting in September. And for those who want 24/7 access to the magical content they crave, the new …

$50 off Ring doorbells, video cameras and alarms at Costco

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 28, 2019

Once again, it pays off to be a Costco member. The retailer is offering $50 off select Ring products through Sept. 1. The membership-only discount is good for two video doorbells per customer while supplies last. It’s available both in-store and online. Shipping and handling is included in the total price. The Ring Video Doorbell …

Crowds Queue For The Opening Of Sydney's First Sephora Store

You can get a free mini beauty bundle from Sephora during your birthday month

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  August 28, 2019

If you haven’t joined Sephora’s loyalty program, there’s a good reason you might want to join before your next birthday. Not only is membership free, but during your birthday month, Sephora’s Beauty Insider members can stop by any store location to snag a free mini beauty bundle. For 2019, Beauty Insiders can choose from two …

The hidden downsides of winning a home

John Matarese  |  August 27, 2019

Wouldn’t it be great to win a house? It’s a lot like winning the lottery, but in most cases, you have much better odds, such as 10,000 to one instead of 10 million to one. Unfortunately, if you don’t know what you are in for, that dream home could turn out to be a financial …

Germany Presents Ebola Medevac Plane

Spirit Airlines will soon let you book flights via text message

Anna Weaver  |  August 27, 2019

Discount air carrier Spirit Airlines announced on Aug. 26 that you will soon be able to book its flights via the popular messaging app WhatsApp. As of Sept. 1, customers will be able to use a chatbot to initially set up their desired flights and then be connected with a Spirit guest services agent to …

McDonald's Same Store Sales Up 7.1 Percent In January

Here’s how you can win free coffee from McDonald’s for life

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

It took many years of my adult life for me to fully appreciate the wonderful drink that is coffee.  Now that I have coffee in my life, it’s hard to go a day without it. If coffee holds a special place in your heart as well, you should know that there is a chance you …

IHOP To Buy Applebees Chain For $1.9 Billion

Here’s how you can score free IHOP pancakes

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

There is precisely one thing better than pancakes — free pancakes. IHOP knows that to be true and gives their pancakes away multiple times a year. Last Halloween, IHOP gave kids a free scary face pancake. Last July, the restaurant offered pancakes at just 58 cents for their anniversary. The only downside of many of …

Home Depot Posts Quarterly Earnings That Met Wall Street's Expectations

How you can get a free Google Nest Hub from Home Depot

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

When it comes to the safety of your family, you can never be too careful or have too many security features around your home. One addition you may want to consider adding to your house is a video doorbell. If you’ve been considering it but haven’t yet picked one out, Home Depot is offering a …

Sam’s Club has adorable 26-piece baking sets for kids on sale for $17.98

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 26, 2019

If your kids love to make messes in the kitchen and if you’ve been wanting to encourage that kind of play, Sam’s Club may have a way for you to do that — for a great price. Hip2Save reports that the retailer has Handstand Kitchen 26-Piece Deluxe Baking Sets for sale in stores for $17.98 …

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Big Lots is having a huge Labor Day sale

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 26, 2019

Labor Day weekend is a great time to take advantage of sales, and this year, Big Lots is having a massive sale you don’t want to miss. Big Lots is offering up to 20% off coolers, up to 75% off outdoor furniture and additional deals on home decor. As the summer winds down, it is …

Why you should never wait to open a TV or appliance

John Matarese  |  August 23, 2019

Valerie Merritt was looking forward to putting up a big new 4K TV in her living room, until her handyman tried to hang it up. “He was putting up the bracket,” she said, “and then he opened the box.” The two of them couldn’t believe what was inside. “I said that thing is all smashed …

This company will pay one lucky fan $1,000 to watch ‘Friends’

WXYZ News  |  August 23, 2019

Are you a “Friends” superfan? It’s time to put that to the test! The hit show will be celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. FrontierBundles is commemorating the milestone by rewarding one fan with $1,000 for watching 25 hours of the show. If interested, you will have to watch 25 hours’ worth (roughly 60 episodes) …

You could win a free pair of dog goggles for your pup

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 23, 2019

If you’ve ever owned a dog — or even if you have simply watched one in the car next to you while stopped at a red light — you know how much pups love car rides … and poking their heads out car windows. Personally, I don’t even like the window rolled down a little …

Yankee Candle: Buy 3 large jar candles, get 3 free

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 23, 2019

If you’re a fan of lighting candles in your home, you know the best time of the year is nearly upon us. Sure, the smell of blooming flowers is nice in the spring and a peppermint candle is nice around the holidays, but fall? That is prime candle-burning time, my friends! In preparation for the …

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

You can get Applebee’s delivered for free every Sunday during football season

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 22, 2019

While I’m not a sports fan and don’t particularly look forward to football season, I can 100% get behind all the delicious food and drinks that go along with game-watching parties. Whether you’re baking cakes shaped like footballs every Sunday night or only looking forward to the Super Bowl — once football season begins, it …

This boot company needs people to test its boots

Augusta Statz  |  August 22, 2019

If your job is physically demanding or you find yourself outdoors in all weather, then you need a pair of shoes that you can rely on. And that’s precisely what the footwear company Georgia Boot aims to provide. The retailer has been making boots and other shoes since the brand was founded in 1937. Part of …

After Target Lowers Sales Forecast, Shares Plummet

Mark your calendar for Target’s car seat trade-in event

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 22, 2019

Parents in the market for a new car seat can take an expired or unwanted one to Target to get a deal on a new one during its trade-in event next month. The store has been having car seat trade-in events since 2016. They now offer 20% off a new car seat purchase to those …

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Read this before you send your old family movies to a conversion company

John Matarese  |  August 21, 2019

Do you have a bunch of VHS tapes of family memories? A baby’s first steps, graduations or one of grandma’s big birthdays? Then you need to know what happened to one woman when she mailed in some of her priceless tapes to have them converted. Debi Fields wants to remember her grandmother. “She lived to …

You can get these highly rated JCPenney quick-dry bath towels for just $7 (regularly $14)

Augusta Statz  |  August 20, 2019

Quick-drying towels are a must, especially during the already humid summer season. And if you’re looking to give your bathroom a refresh, now’s the time to do it, because you can score a deal on highly-rated, quick-drying bath towels from JCPenney when you shop in-store or online now. The towels are 50% off, marked down …

Crispin Pearsecco is giving away a $10,000 pear-shaped engagement ring

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 20, 2019

If you’re thinking of proposing to the love of your life anytime soon, you’re probably well aware that engagement rings are one of the biggest wedding-associated costs. Even if you don’t fork over some serious cash and go the celebrity engagement ring route, you’re still likely to spend thousands of dollars — all before you …