Managing the Costs of Kids’ Activities & Fundraisers

October 20, 2010

The kids are back in school and busy with their new classes. In addition to studying; they are also busy with all their extra-curricular activities. The exercise and stimulation is great, but the ever-increasing costs can give your wallet a workout. So how can we manage the financial and time costs of sports and activities? And let’s not [...]

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New Taste of Atlanta Giveaway

October 20, 2010

Sorry to all my fans. My previous giveaway was through facebook and was apparently not allowed (unless I wanted to pay them $1000 to give away tickets worth $100.) So if you would still like to enter for a pair of tickets to Taste of Atlanta on Sunday, just leave a comment below. Make sure your [...]

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Are You Ready? Get Started with the Holiday 10 Week Plan

October 15, 2010

The weather may not feel like it, but Christmas is right around the corner. We have only 10 weeks left. So forget about Halloween, it’s time to start thinking about the holidays. Being in a tough economy, it’s even more important to start planning early. While green and red are the colors of the season, [...]

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Printable Coupons: October 15

October 15, 2010

With the weekend, comes new coupons: Office Depot: $10 off $50 exp: 10/21 Borders: 33% off any item exp: 10/18 JCPenney: Friends & Family Sale 20% off purchase exp: 10/17

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Taste of Atlanta Ticket Giveaway

October 15, 2010

For my Atlanta fans, I have two sets of tickets to give away. You and a friend can receive free tickets for general  admission to Taste of Atlanta at Tech Sqaure in Midtown on Sunday, October 24. All you have to do is “Like” The Shopping Queen facebook page. I will randomly choose two fans to receive [...]

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Printable Coupons: October 14 (My Birthday)

October 14, 2010

It’s Thursday, so there are many new printable coupons. Let’s get to it: Aeropostale: $10 Off $50 exp: 10/17 Famous Footwear: 15% off Purchase exp: 10/16 The Limited: $10 off $10 exp: 10/17 Kirkland’s: $10 off $50 exp: 10/20 Hobby Lobby: 40% off any regular priced item exp: 10/16 Sweet Tomatoes/Souplantation: $6.99 Lunch, $7.99 Dinner or BOGO Free [...]

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Taste of Atlanta: $5 Discount

October 13, 2010

It’s that time again! Time for my birthday. I don’t look forward to getting more grey hair or wrinkles but I do look forward to my recent birthday tradition  – Taste of Atlanta. It’s my birthday, but I am giving you a gift. You can take $5 off your ticket when you use promo code [...]

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Labor Day Sales & Deals

September 3, 2010

After a long summer, Labor Day is finally here. You might have last minute vacation plans or plan to stay in town. If you are staying in town then you can take advantage of last minute deals. For retailers, Labor Day signals the change of the seasons. This seasonal change can mean big savings in [...]

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Penny Wise Dollar Foolish

August 15, 2010

These days everyone is looking to save money. Coupon clipping is becoming a very popular hobby. Getting a deal is a great idea but it shouldn’t be the main goal. Many times people hoping to save money end up being penny wise and dollar foolish. To really get the best bang for your buck you [...]

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My Website Resources for Saving Money: Part 1

May 17, 2010

Are you getting the most bang for your buck? Whether we are buying diapers, airline tickets or home services we can’t help but wonder, are we getting the best deal. These days the secret to getting the most out of your wallet is to get the most out of the resources online. There are so [...]

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