FrugalWorld

Here you'll find hundreds of money saving tips in a variety of areas.

Late September: Buy a Laptop and Save

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When is the best time to buy a laptop? According to the website Decide.com, the last two weeks of September is a great time. From the New York Time’s Gadgetwise:

Decide.com is a Web site created by artificial intelligence experts that tracks millions of price changes on consumer electronics and appliances and uses algorithms to to predict when buyers are most likely to get a deal. The site claims 77 percent accuracy since its inception in June 2011.

Recently released data from the company showed that laptop prices tended to dip to seasonal lows three times a year: in late June, the last two weeks of September and beginning again in mid-December.

Seasonal Grocery Shopping Guide: What To Buy, Month By Month

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There are many strategies you can use to save money on your grocery shopping. One of the best is to target items that are in season.

This guide takes a look at what produce and other items are in season, month by month. Each page/month of this guide focuses on three main areas:


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Best Labor Day Weekend Sales

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Looking for a great sale this Labor Day Weekend?

Organic vs. Non-Organic Produce: When to Buy Each

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Let’s face it: pesticides are bad. They kill bugs, for Pete’s sake, so they can’t be all that good for your average human. Research has linked human exposure to pesticides to cancer, neurological damage, birth defects, possible early-onset Parkinson’s… the list goes on and on.

So you should avoid regular produce and eat organic, right? It’s a good strategy, but also an expensive one. Organic produce can be a great deal more expensive than regular produce. I was in the local supermarket the other day and saw organic onions that were DOUBLE what they were charging for regular onions. There has to be a middle road… Read more…

Tips for Saving on Back To School Shopping

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Getting your child back into the classroom can be expensive… if you let it be. The following tips will help you to avoid going overboard this year in terms of back to school shopping.

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Sales Tax Holidays Equal Back-To-School Bargains

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August back-to-school deals abound as a variety of states offer August sales tax holidays on everything from clothing to backpacks.

While sales tax holidays occur throughout the year in many states, August seems to be the prime choice for them. This makes it a perfect opportunity to save anywhere from 4-7%, depending on your state. Read more…

Track Shopping Specials With Social Media

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Use new media to save at your favorite retailers. Read more…

Double/Triple Coupons

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When allowed, double or triple up! Read more…

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