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Five money-saving tips for summer’s veteran and newbie road warriors

The summer road trip season is upon us. Already worried about the expenses piling up? Well, whether you’re traveling with friends or family to mountains, beaches, lakes, amusement parks, national parks or fancy resorts, rest assured there are ways to...
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Survival Tips for Road Trips with Young Children

Summer is almost here, which means school is about to end and we get to spend more quality time with our kids through things like road trips and walks to the parks. Parents have been driving their kids across the country for decades, and whether it’s...
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How the Latest Commercial Vehicle Parts Help Trucks Last Longer

When looking to purchase a truck, how do you choose between new and used? While new trucks have their advantages, so do used trucks. Before making any purchase it is best to do research online. Know your intended use for the vehicle and what features...
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20+ Freebies for College Students

“This is the worst possible year to graduate from college in history.” I heard this exact same phrase back in 2002, then again in 2007, and yet again in 2009 as I completed my university studies in those years. Yet, I found that there was...
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22 ways to save more money at the Grocery Store

Grocery shoppers: Smarten up your savings. Unlike when shopping for big-ticket items, such as Macbooks and flat screen TVs, we spend too little time on smaller, every-day items. Supermarkets are very aware of this and often take advantage of our wallets...
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Two-Thirds of Americans Believe the Federal Government Should Increase Transportation Spending

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 10, 2014) – Two-thirds of Americans (68 percent) believe the federal government should invest more than it does now on roads, bridges and mass transit systems, according to a new AAA omnibus survey of 2,013 adults. Only five percent...
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Domestic Crude Oil At Highest Price In Three Months

(WASHINGTON, June 9, 2014) A day before the 50th anniversary of the modern self-serve fueling station, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $3.65 per gallon.  Today’s average is two cents less than a week ago and fractions...
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20 Cute and Frugal DIY Clothes You Can Make for Your Kids

We recently covered some inexpensive ways to update a woman’s wardrobe. Now? Well, it’s time for the kids to get in on the fun! These projects cover the spectrum of sewing abilities from novice to expert — and many of them even use clothing...
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More Mystical Secrets Of Retail Price Codes

Last fall, we posted a handy cheat sheet to price tag codes that can tell you whether an item is on its first or last markdown, or even whether it’s on clearance or just plain on sale. Want to learn some more codes? Of course you do! You can also...
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The Surprisingly Frugal Lifestyles of 12 Famous Superheroes

Bruce Wayne and Tony Stark are not just superheroes — they are major billionaires. They don’t need Verizon or AT&T to make phone calls. Heck, they can afford to launch their own satellite networks. Can you bat-hear me now? Good! Batman and...
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