Category Archives: Recommended Websites

Books That Can Help You Save or Make Money

BOOKS WE RECOMMEND There are many great books that can help you manage your finances, save money, and even make money. We highly recommend the books below. We offer links to these books on Amazon.com mainly because we like to … Continue reading

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Car Alarm/Remote Protective Covers – Review

Car Alarm/Remote Protective Covers – Review My husband’s car alarm/remote bail broke – on both remotes. Not only can’t he attach the remote to his key chain any longer, but if he didn’t hear it hit the ground when the bail … Continue reading

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CatholicMatch.com – Review

CatholicMatch.com Review The last time I dated I was in my twenties. The last time I was in a serious relationship was more than 10 years ago, before my husband passed away. Serious is an understatement. He was my love, … Continue reading

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CVS.com 40% OFF Sale (plus $10 Off with your personal Promo Code)

CVS.com 40% OFF Sale (plus $10 Off with your personal Promo Code) This is it! This is the sale we’ve been waiting for and telling you about. Get 40% Off all CVS brand products at CVS.com, which (in our humble opinion) … Continue reading

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Websites That Can Help You Find A Job

Websites That Can Help You Find A Job You can’t save money if you’re not making money so we include information about jobs and employment when ever we can. Over the years the volunteers here at PracticalWaysToSaveMoney.com have had their … Continue reading

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Doomsday Preppers Show May Drive Cost of Emergency Supplies Sky High

PLEASE DO NOT DISMISS THIS. DO NOT TAKE THIS ISSUE LIGHTLY. Although many of the “preppers” featured in the new NatGeo series “Doomsday Preppers” will undoubtedly seem crazy or over-the-top to some people, the fact is there WILL be another … Continue reading

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CVS Brands Highly Recommended – Save Even More Money During 40% OFF Sale

We can’t say enough good things about CVS brands and their regular 40% OFF sales (online only). We have already tried well over 50 or 60 CVS versions of brand name items and found they are just as good, and much cheaper … Continue reading

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BEFORE SPENDING MONEY ON ANY SALE…

PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE SPENDING MONEY ON ANY SALE After reviewing a recent Walmart holiday sale announcement that came to us through an email that had a link touting “Shop All Specials” we were not convinced the prices advertised on Walmart’s website were reduced from Walmart’s … Continue reading

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Insulate Water Pipes to Save Money on Water Heating Bills & Repairs

One of the best ways to save money on home/water heating bills and repair costs is to insulate faucets and pipes that are outdoors and in unheated areas of your home. Even if your home is new or has been … Continue reading

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Kettle Perfection – Review of Revere Stainless Tea Kettles

I’ve been using Revere products for over 40 years. One of the items I’ve relied on for all these years is my stainless steel whistling tea kettle. I’ve purchased or been given several over the years (different sizes) and every one is … Continue reading

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Money Saving Home Heating Tip (and potentially life saving)

Money Saving Home Heating Tip (and potentially life saving) Have your heating system inspected annually. Don’t kick on the heat until your furnace has been inspected and serviced by a professional. Annual inspections are intended to identify potential problems and get … Continue reading

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National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA)

The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) is a nonprofit organization with a website www.Unclaimed.org that can help you find money that might be due you or your family members from sources like forgotten bank accounts, inheritances, utility-bill refunds, … Continue reading

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World Kitchen Facebook Promo – $10 Off $40 (ends 9/21/11)

World Kitchen Facebook Promo – Get $10 Off $40 Purchase PLUS, get special Kitchen Club Offers World Kitchen Club Facebook Promo ends 9-21-11 Click image below to go directly to World Kitchen’s facebook page. OPTION: For those who do not use … Continue reading

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Clean & Clear Deep Cleaning Astringent, 8 fl oz – Review

Clean & Clear Deep Cleaning Astringent, 8 fl oz – Review The company changed the bottle shape & design, the design on the left is the new one, the design on the right is the old one. We do not … Continue reading

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How to Get FREE SHIPPING on virtually all Amazon.com Orders

When you sign up for Amazon Mom (free) at Amazon.com and purchase any items worth $25 or more (total order in one payment, from the Amazon Baby Store) you receive 1 to 3 months of Amazon Prime Free Shipping benefits which … Continue reading

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AGoodGoodbye & The Family Plot, with Gail Rubin (website review)

We’re huge advocates of pre-planning funerals, burials, and memorial services. It not only saves you and your family money (whether you pass away or a family member passes), it also helps reduce the stress and anxiety that’s an inevitable part … Continue reading

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Enter to Win a copy of Clark Howard’s new book “Living Large in Lean Times”

Enter to Win a copy of Clark Howard’s new book “Living Large in Lean Times” CLICK HERE TO ENTER TO WIN About Clark Howard (link to CNN will open in a new window) This link is a short but very interesting and … Continue reading

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Save Money By Pre-Planning Your Funeral / Burial & Memorial Services

Your first thought might be; “Who cares, I’ll be dead”,  “I’m not paying for it”, or “Money won’t matter then”. If this is what you’re thinking, then please consider this: > Do you have a spouse or children you’ll leave behind? … Continue reading

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HOME FARMING CHALLENGE (from Triscuit w/ Better Homes & Gardens)

Home farming not only saves money, it allows you to eat better, be healthier, and brings families & neighbors together. Some people call it home farming, some call it edible gardens, vegetable gardening, or forest gardening…but what ever you want … Continue reading

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