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3 ways to save on shopping for holiday gifts

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webmaster | 12/06/12

After taking a few months of maternity leave, I’ve had to coupon like crazy to maintain our lifestyle while living on one income. The holidays have made clipping coupons and finding other ways to save even more important for my family, and I’m sure, for yours.

Now that Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, here are a few more ways to save some cash while shopping for gifts – and admit it, for yourself!

Wait for Free Shipping Day

If you’re eyeing an item online but don’t want to pay for shipping, wait until Free Shipping Day on Dec. 17. More than 1,000 online stores will offer free shipping and other discounts — and guarantee delivery by Christmas Eve.

Check for participating stores. There are plenty of big names like Target, The Container Store, Toys R Us, Sears, Best Buy and Kohl’s and also specialty merchants like Shutterfly, Under Armour, and Jockey...


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