Aug 262016
Swagbucks Three for All: Pass The Torch - Start Saving For The Holidays

Want to make a quick buck? (or six?)

Then it’s time to try Swagbucks! In celebration of the Summer Games, Swagbucks has announced yet another promotion where you can get a $3 (300 SB) Bonus just for signing up through the site. Plus look below for lots of great ways to earn more bonus Swagbucks and thereby gift cards. We use Swagbucks to save up for birthdays and Christmas, so we never have to buy gifts on credit.Read more

Aug 262016
Free National Park Week

Our kids are excited, because this week is Free National Park Week. That means it is the perfect weekend for a family outing, because for a family of six, it can get expensive to explore our local treasures. From August 25 to 28, you can get free admission at your favorite national parks too. … Read more

Aug 262016
Weekly Savings Linky - We Saved $94!

I failed getting our grocery budget under control for yet another week. I keep hoping that we’ll make it closer to $80, but we are not there yet. On a good note, we actually got a $20 check from Checkout 51. You can read more about Checkout 51, and other places we use to earn money from grocery shopping at our Earn Money post here.… Read more

Aug 252016
Friday Giveaway Linky - August 26

We’ve finally begun entering giveaways again, now that we’ve got our new address down. It’s on time too, because with the move this past month, I tried to limit gift shopping in the spring. This means I now have four kids to shop for and a non existing budget.


We also have to new giveaways here at Frugality Is Free, so make sure get your entries in before you check out alll the other great giveaways in the linky.… Read more

Aug 242016
1 Gallon ALDI Milk $2.29 + More Great Prices

We’re back in our normal weekly grocery shopping routine, but what’s not back to normal is our budget. We’re still spending more than we used to on 0ur groceries, but it’s not that the prices have increased. In fact, I have found that many prices are lower than in South Florida, we’re just spending more.

I suspect that it has something to do with the fact that our boys have gotten older.… Read more

Aug 242016
Sargento Cheese Deal at Publix - $1.25 Per Bag

Publix has a great deal on Sargento shredded cheese this week, but today is the last day, so don’t let the sale pass you buy. The Sargento shredded cheese is on BOGO sale, and in the Green Advantage Ad which came out in stores this past Saturday there is a $1.50/2 Sargento shredded cheese coupon.

Bellamy Blue an I made quick Publix trip, just to stock up on the Sargento cheese, and I was thrilled to find the coupons in the store.… Read more

Aug 222016
Swagbucks SWAGO Is On! Earn Gift Cards For Holiday Shopping!

Have the summer games ignited a competitive fire within you? Take that inspired feeling and channel it towards completing your Olympic Rings Swago board this week!

Swago is a bingo-inspired promotion run by Swagbucks, a website that rewards you with points (called SB) for completing everyday online activities. You can redeem those SB for free gift cards. If you’ve never used Swagbucks, participating in Swago is a great introduction to the site because you can get extra bonuses for trying out all the activities as you complete your board.Read more

Aug 192016
Barilla Tomato Sauce $0.63 at Publix - Saved $30!

Publix has another great week with lots of deals, and so I went over budget once again. Still, there were good deals to be had, and I’m just trying to keep up with the three growing boys. My middle son is going to be especially thrilled to see that I got him more gel.

We also picked up a free movie from Redbox for the boys to watch tonight.… Read more