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Common Sense With Money is a blog dedicated towards helping you find daily coupons, savings and deals at your local retail stores, grocery stores, online stores and more. We are focused on writing content that helps you get the best bang for your buck, so that you can live well for less. Happy Saving!
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How to Save Money Buying Produce Year Round

It’s not a secret that coupons for fruits or vegetables are very few and far between.  However, there are ways to save money on your grocery budget while still keeping […]

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How to Save Money Buying Produce Year Round
Saving ideas

Thirty FREE Money Saving Apps

If you have an iPhone or iTouch chances are very good you are always looking for useful apps to help you along.  Over the past few weeks I have been […]

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Thirty FREE Money Saving Apps
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Ideas for Staying Cool without Breaking the Bank

It is HOT!! and I am melting! Seriously, the northeast is under a heatwave and I am not happy.  The house we are living in right now has no central […]

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Ideas for Staying Cool without Breaking the Bank
Saving ideas

Save Money on Your Phone Bill with Google Voice

Google has made their web phone service Google Voice available to everyone in the United States.  This is great news for anyone that wants to save money on their phone […]

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Save Money on Your Phone Bill with Google Voice
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Tips for Thrift Store Shopping

Summer is coming and looking at my warmer weather clothes makes me realize that I need some.  As a bargain hunter extraordinaire the first store I will hit will be […]

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Tips for Thrift Store Shopping
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Reader Question: Buy It Diaper Prices

Reader Jaime left me the following question in the comments section of a post: Mercedes, since you have a growing family (and new baby), what do you consider “buy it” […]

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Saving ideas

Savings: From Your Receipt to Your Bank Account

Most of us have been there: filled with excitement while looking at the store receipt that says: “You save 80% off your purchase today.”  However, week after week goes by […]

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Savings: From Your Receipt to Your Bank Account
Saving ideas

Beware of After Christmas Sales

I don’t know if it’s just me but I have noticed that a lot of merchants are heavily promoting after Christmas sales this year. It seems they are trying to […]

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Saving ideas

Halloween Clearance Shopping

Yay! Halloween is over, let the real fun begin: Clearance Shopping! Halloween Clearance is not only limited to costumes and candy. Basically any item that has Halloween theme on it […]

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Miscellaneous

Link Round Up: Couponing Burn Out, Save $$ on Ink and More

There have been a lot of blog entries I have wanted to share with you over the past weeks.  Here’s a sample of a few I thought you would enjoy: […]

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Miscellaneous, Saving ideas
Link Round Up: Couponing Burn Out, Save $$ on Ink and More
Back to School

Back to School Shopping for Less

Many of us are just starting to enjoy the summer, yet back-to-school sales are in full swing right now. As a child, back-to-school shopping was always a fun time for […]

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