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10 Cheap and Easy Meals

By on Aug 25, 2014 in Saving Money, Shopping | 6 comments

One of the ways individuals, couples and families waste the most money is on a bloated grocery budget. A lack of planning, a lack of creativity and no knowledge of what things cost at the grocery store can easily double the amount of money one spends on groceries each month. Before our family of six had a solid plan for grocery spending, and before we were tracking...

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Don’t Let the Fine Print Bite You In the Rear

By on Aug 4, 2014 in Shopping | 16 comments

After returning from a fabulously indulgent all-inclusive vacation in Mexico last month, I can’t stop fantasizing about what’s next.  Of course my inbox is no help.  Every day there’s some new promotion- hot summer sale, 24-hour madness,  $99 deals!  While I haven’t taken the time to do the smart thing and unsubscribe, I have clicked on some of the promos out of...

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10 Things to Buy Used

By on Feb 9, 2014 in Shopping | 8 comments

If you’re trying to save money, take a good look at what you’re spending your money on. I’m not talking about necessities like food and living expenses, but rather things you are paying way too much money for. In fact, there are several things that you may be paying full price for when you don’t need to. CreditDonkey.com uncovers the top ten things you should always...

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Amazon Prime Air: Get Online Orders in 30 Minutes or Less

By on Dec 2, 2013 in Shopping | 12 comments

I am a huge fan of Amazon Prime, a program that ensures that you get your order within 2 shipping days. However, yesterday Amazon announced that they want to revolutionize the shipping industry. They said that they want to drastically reduce the time it takes for you to receive your order. They revealed the Prime Air drone that’s main objective is to get your...

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Negotiation Tactics That will Help you get a Better Deal

By on Nov 4, 2013 in Saving Money, Shopping | 7 comments

Please join me in welcoming Jen as she is the new Staff writer for Well Kept Wallet! Whether it’s about saving money by getting the best deal, making more money by asking for a raise, or simply trying to decide which movie to see, negotiation is a reality of our everyday life. But if this is the case, why do so many people shy away from negotiating for the best...

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4 Secrets for Scoring a Great Deal at Amazon.com

By on May 15, 2013 in Shopping | 9 comments

Secret #1 – Amazon.com Price Fluctuations It’s a known fact that Amazon.com changes the price of items on a daily or even hourly basis. While they are fairly closed lip on this topic, it is my belief that they are simply following buying trends and data which they have collected over the years. Be sure to use this to your advantage by adding products to your...

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