October 26 is National Pumpkin Day

Happy National Pumpkin Day!

October 26 is National Pumpkin Day, but there are reasons to celebrate pumpkins all season long. Here are a few little-known facts and fun recipes to celebrate fall's favorite gourd: Pumpkins are technically a fruit (they are in the gourd family), but are often called a vegetable because of their savory flavor. You won't find ... Read moreOctober 26 is National Pumpkin Day

Travel Thursday: October 19

Fall road

Autumn is the best time of year for a road trip. Whether you travel for two miles or two hours, hopping in the car and checking out this season's foliage is a perfect - and inexpensive - way to unwind. That's our theme for today's Travel Thursday post: At Avis, you can get a free ... Read moreTravel Thursday: October 19

Travel Thursday: September 7

Travel Thursday

We shared the best coupon code travel deals for September with USA Today. Our CEO also penned this article over at US News on when and how to find the cheapest flight for Thanksgiving (hint: start looking now!). This Hotels.com Labor Day sale extends until Saturday September 9 - up to 50% off + extra 8% ... Read moreTravel Thursday: September 7

Money Saving Monday: August 8


If you still have a few bucket list items to check off your summer to-do list, now is the time. We can help you have the summer of your dreams on a budget with these frugal and fun ideas. USA Today and BeFrugal paired up this month to bring you the best travel coupon codes ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: August 8

Money Saving Monday: April 27

Money roll

Mother's Day is less than two weeks away! How are you going to honor mom? Get inspired with these impressive stats on how many people say their moms taught them to be frugal. Here are this week's best stories on personal finance and frugal living: From Consumer Reports, employ these 10 cheap housecleaning tools that ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: April 27

Money Saving Monday: February 9

Money roll

We're quickly approaching the most romantic holiday of the year. This week, we round up tips for your best - and more budget-friendly - Valentine's Day yet. First, check out these eight gift ideas for Valentine's Day that won't break the bank, from US News Money. Going with flowers? Skip the boring, very high-priced roses ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: February 9