Amazon Prime Day


Amazon is putting a lot of marketing behind the second edition of their big sale day – “Prime Day,” which kicks off at midnight!  Amazon Prime members will be able to buy items at deep discounts all day on July 12, 2016.  Amazon claims that this day will be bigger and better than Black Friday or Cyber Monday sales.  They state that over 100,000 items will be on sale, exclusively for Prime members.  Continue reading


Save $5 with the Amazon App


We covered this tip a little while back, but many of you may be new to our website since that time.  In case you missed it, this is a quick and easy way to save some cash.  Amazon is promoting their mobile app by offering a $5 discount. If you have not used the Amazon app to make a purchase in the past 12 months, you are eligible for this discount. Follow these simple instructions to take advantage of this offer. Continue reading

Southwest Released Flight Availability Through March 7, 2017


Southwest released another couple months of flight availability today.  The new schedules went live shortly after 6am EST.  I know this, because Brooke and I set alarms to wake up and book flights to Mexico and Costa Rica in mid-January.  The schedule had previously only been released through January 4th.  If you have a trip planned within the newly-released time block (January 5 – March 7), I recommend booking it now!  Continue reading

Quick Tip – Free Sam’s Club Membership with Amex Offers

54179aee8f96d.imageA new Amex Offer rolled out recently, offering $45 back on $45 spent for a Sam’s Club Membership.  The offer terms state that this will only be applicable to new memberships opened in-store (not online or over the phone).  You must also open your new membership before 9/30/16 to be eligible.  Continue reading

Amazon Gift Card Deal – July Edition $10 Free on $50 until July 19th + 10% Cashback!


We are back with the July edition of Amazon’s monthly promo. Like previous offers, this one may be targeted, but it is worth a try! Amazon is offering a free $10 Gift Card when you buy a $50 Gift Card! The terms state that this will be available until July 19, 2016 (ACT FAST). Sometimes these deals have a maximum capacity, and then they disappear. Follow these simple steps to claim your free $10. Continue reading

Eurotrip Day 12 – The English Bus Tour to Bath and Stonehenge

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On Eurotrip Day 12, we enjoyed a full-day tour from London to Bath and Stonehenge aboard The English Bus.  Brooke and I were excited to see these historic sites, and I was looking forward to letting somebody else do the driving!  The city of Bath features old Roman-style baths and a beautiful abbey, and Stonehenge is an absolute marvel of the ancient world!

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Quick Tip – Chase Freedom Offering 10% Back on Hotels in July


Chase sent out an email today indicating that Hotels booked between 7/1/16 and 7/31/16 can earn Ten Ultimate Rewards points per dollar spent.  This is an awesome offer, but you must do two specific things to qualify for the promotion. Continue reading