Money Saving Monday: May 8

Did you know May is National Bike Month? It's a great time to switch up your commute or your weekend errands with a cheaper and environmentally friendly mode of transportation. Carpooling is another great option. NewsWest has a few other ideas for saving money on your commute. With summer's fast approach, the possibilities for entertainment are growing - and they…

Gifts for the Avid Reader - 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

For the last post in our Holiday gift guide series, we cover a timeless hobby: reading. These are a few classic gift suggestions for those that love to lose themselves in a good book. $150+: -          Kindle Voyage from Amazon ($199) This is the newest e-reader from Amazon, and designed with readers in mind. It's a higher price point than…

Gifts for Gamers - 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Video games are some of the hottest gifts of the holiday season. If you're feeling overwhelmed and need some help navigating, here are the best new releases, bundles and consoles available right now: $150+: -          Xbox One Console ($399.99) Microsoft's newest Xbox console may have debuted before last year's holiday season, but it's a hot item this year as well.…

Gifts for Movie Aficionados - 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

For those that love movies, TV shows, documentaries, stand-up comedy, you name it; these are the latest and greatest gifts to enhance the cinematic experience. $150+: -          Android TV (price not yet announced) Google’s new Internet-TV platform Android TV will become available to consumers this fall, and is eagerly anticipated as a smart TV watching experience with the power of…

Gifts for the Music Listener – 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Make sure the music lover in your life gets the gift of great sound this holiday season. Here are our suggestions for great speakers at all price points: $150+ -          Bose SoundLink III Bluetooth speaker ($300) Bose is one of the best names in speakers, and this Bluetooth enabled version is everything you'd expect. It has a powerful sound, and…

Gifts for Adventurers – 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Know someone who loves the great outdoors and is always looking for the next adventure? Look no further than these gifts as the perfect sidekick for their exploits. $150+: -          GoPro Hero4 ($399 for Silver, $499 for Black) If you're looking to really impress, the new Hero4 is the most advanced of the popular GoPro camera collection yet. -          The…

Gifts for Fitness Fanatics - 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

  In Day 2 of our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide, we're going to tell you what the fitness fanatic on your shopping list is hoping for this year. Whether they hit the gym, hit the road or love yoga and pilates, these gift ideas will bring a huge smile to their face. $150+: -          Vitamix S30 ($409) This personal blender…

Last Minute Deals and Gift Ideas for Administrative Professionals’ Day

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 is Administrative Professionals’ Day, when we thank and honor hard working administrative professionals, secretaries and office assistants for their contributions to the workplace. We rounded up the best deals and gift ideas to make the administrative professional in your life feel special. Flowers Online – FTD.com: Up to 30% off flowers, gifts and more. Expires 4/23.…