Category Archives: Saving Money

If It’s April

If it’s April, it must be time for the Kohl’s gift cards to start arriving. Sure enough, about a week and a half ago, the first Kohl’s gift card of the year arrived in my mailbox. I plan to go … Continue reading

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Precious Memory

I upgraded my mom’s 4 year old computer from 1 GB to 2 GB of memory yesterday evening. The operation was a success! Mom’s computer had been sluggish. Sometimes everything would freeze for half a minute or more at a … Continue reading

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Impulse Buy

I walked into Costco and was immediately tempted into an impulse buy. Impulse buys can be bad for your waistline or bad for your personal finances. Sometimes both. Fortunately, this purchase was calorie-free and made a small dent in my … Continue reading

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Kohl’s Gift Cards Keep On Coming

The $10 Kohl’s Gift Cards keep on coming. After a 3 month break at the beginning of 2011, they started arriving again in April. Sent as a gift card, the $10 discount is like a coupon. It is a discount … Continue reading

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Three in a Row

Amazingly, Kohl’s sent me a $10 gift card for the third month in a row! This one was tied to their Father’s Day sale, though you weren’t limited to buying for Dad. What did I get this time? A pair … Continue reading

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A Little Humid

It was a bit humid in my house this morning. I ran some cold water and noticed that the moisture in the air condensed on the kitchen faucet. It turned warm and humid about a week ago, but the temperatures … Continue reading

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