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22 Shopping Hacks For Outsmarting Stores and Restaurants. With This One Item, You'll Never Have to Buy Swiffer Refills Again - DailyFinance Savings Experiment. Swiffer Sweepers are convenient, but the pad refills can cost a pretty penny over time.

With This One Item, You'll Never Have to Buy Swiffer Refills Again - DailyFinance Savings Experiment

Here's an easy way to save on the popular cleaning item. Swiffer makes quick and easy cleaning tools, but they're also quick to cost you money. Get it for Free: Freebie Sites You Can Use. Last week, we looked at how you could get some free samples at various sites.

Get it for Free: Freebie Sites You Can Use

Many of those sites were niche specific. Where to buy items confiscated by the TSA. The TSA doesn't just throw out the items confiscated at security checkpoints.

Where to buy items confiscated by the TSA

Some are donated to non-profit organizations, most metal is recycled as scrap, and alcohol used to be binned. Well, until the cleaners started turning up drunk at the job, when they had to start disposing of the liquid gold more properly... However, much of the loot confiscated items are actually sold online by the individual states via TSA auctions. Buying the confiscated goods either from the TSA or individual states is done in auctions 90% of the time. Some confiscated items are put up directly for sale though, and you can find it on the websites for direct purchase. 11 Ways to Fund Your Holidays without Wrecking Your Budget.

Christmas is still a few months away but with a few money saving and money earning tips you can cover your holiday costs.

11 Ways to Fund Your Holidays without Wrecking Your Budget

If you’re like me than you would love to give your family and friends gifts they’re going to enjoy for Christmas. If you’re tight on funds though this extra expense can be a burden, so what I like to do is make a little extra money during the holiday months that I use specifically to fund my holiday festivities. One great piece of news is a lot of us already have skills that could translate into extra income that we haven’t explored yet. Also with the rise in popularity of the internet just having a computer with internet access gives you a vast amount of extra money making opportunities. Amazon discount codes at Ever since I wrote about Amazon shopping tips and hacks last November the article has been the most visited page on ProBargainHunter.

Amazon discount codes at

In case you missed it -- the post describes how you can browse discounted merchandise on Amazon (by messing around with the URL's) and lists a few other useful tips. The article featured on LifeHacker and Consumerist and even prompted some people to create tools for easy URL building. Below is my own attempt to summarize the information from that blog post into a more usable format. Click on the links with discount codes below to browse Amazon merchandise, and let me know if you notice any broken links. How to Get Free Money - These 17 Companies Will Give You $1,820.25.

Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch?

How to Get Free Money - These 17 Companies Will Give You $1,820.25

Every year businesses give away thousands of dollars in free money and gift cards as a way of promoting their websites/products. LIFX: The Light Bulb Reinvented by Phil Bosua. LIFX is the smartest light bulb you've ever experienced.

LIFX: The Light Bulb Reinvented by Phil Bosua

It's a wifi-enabled, energy efficient, multi-colored bulb that you control with your iPhone or Android. LIFX gives you unprecedented control of your lights, reduces your energy costs, lasts up to 25 years and delivers an amazing range of experiences we think you’ll love. LIFX is incredibly easy to set-up. Simply replace your existing bulbs with LIFX smartbulbs, download and install our free app from the App Store or Google Play and you're good to go. We [Phil Bosua, Andrew Birt, Andy Gelme, John Bosua, Ben Hamey, Dave Evans and Guy King] have designed, redesigned and reimagined LIFX many times during the past six months, pouring countless hours into thinking about the user experience, the technical aspects of the project and how to deliver the world's smartest lightbulb to you at an affordable price point.

LED lighting is the future of home and commercial lighting around the world. In addition they're unbelievably long-lasting. Five Ways To Get The Better Of A Car Dealer. 1.

Five Ways To Get The Better Of A Car Dealer

Don't provide a budget At some point, the sales-person will ask you, "So, what is your monthly budget? " Do not give them this information. Better that you tell them the key-code to get into your house, or the password for your online checking account. How I Can Afford My Life Of Constant Travel.

I’m confused.

How I Can Afford My Life Of Constant Travel

I’m simply confused as to how it’s possible that I have so far failed to properly explain how I’ve managed to travel/live/work abroad nonstop for 12 years straight (and counting). The questions are still pouring in every single day: How do you do it? How is it possible to travel for so long? Frugal Living by Sara Noel. Free Things to Do - Free Tips on Saving Money at WomansDay.

As much as I love the word, I have to admit it makes me suspicious.

Free Things to Do - Free Tips on Saving Money at WomansDay

After Ditching Auctions, Mobile Marketplace EggDrop Hits Half A Million Downloads. EggDrop, essentially a mobile app alternative to Craigslist, is starting to pick up steam. The company now boasts half a million downloads of its app on iOS and Android, with $8 million in listings from across the 50 U.S. states and the U.K. (EggDrop’s top two markets). The app originally launched last June, backed by $1 million in funding in a round led by BlueRun Ventures and SV Angel. 8 weird ways to make extra money. It is very sad that none of you know how important is to donate plasma. For patients with primary immunodeficiency...y​​ou are born with a genetic disorder that can not fight any infection.

A minor cold would be life-threatening. Without plasma donors, those patients would not be alive. I hope all of you get to donate plasma, even if the economy is good. Savings Experiment: Cutting the Cord on Cable TV's Pricey Monthly Bill. OK, so you can't stand to miss Bravo'sThe Real Housewives of Atlanta or those great documentaries on The History Channel (we admire your eclectic tastes), but are those steep cable bills making you want to pull out your hair along with the cable wires? Take a deep breath. The era of digitized content is ushering in a new wave of cost-saving viewing: From streaming-video websites to digital media providers, these alternatives to cable TV might prompt you to chuck the cable box for good.

The High Cost of Cable For the price that many Americans pay for cable TV, they can enjoy a mini vacation. A digital cable package from Comcast, for example, costs $551.98 per year, just for the basics.