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   Balogreene  Don't know why I keep posting good things here, but, here is another success story. https://www.ebates.com/r/BLGRNE2?eeid=28187

A friend at work told me to try this. She checked her account, and over a couple of years, she's earned a couple hundred dollars back. I got $10 for joining and ordering. Then there were my Cubs championship t-shirts, a couple of Christmas presents, the cocktail dress (cringe ) for the work Christmas party, my sister joined from my recommendation,and bought Christmas gifts,. They sent me $10, and I have $50 more coming in Feb.

I shop a lot online, why not get paid a dollar or two a time?
November 2 at 19:38 EST .

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   Tulsa  Do you and your sister know about Walmart Savings Catcher?

https://savingscatcher.walmart.com/

If you use a pc, you need to register with an email address as the ID and create a password. Login and then type in the receipt # and date. About 3 days later they email to say what, if any savings they found. You may claim it on a Walmart card any time up to $599. ??? I think.

There is also a Walmart app. I guess that's for phones. We don't use cell phones, but it's all explained at the website under Faqs or ask someone in the store. ..sorry I can't help with this part. ..I think you can just send a picture of the receipt if you have the phone.

We're over $13.00 and it's not only easy and fun, but cashing in and using it towards purchases will be a big perk.

Walmart grocery is compact and complete and less than every item we purchased from Kroger. We're in and out in short order.
November 7 at 10:44 EST .

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   Balogreene  I have about $75 beats since October. Granted, I bought Christmas presents, which added up. And I haven't left the house.
11 hours ago .




   Balogreene  This week Sis and I put orders in to Boxed.com. Sis says we will drop our Sam's club membership because Boxed covers most of what we buy there. She gets meat at Walmart, because there are more varieties, and produce, because at Sam's you get way more than we eat in a week. You just go online, place your order, and it is shipped to your door. If you get enough it is free shipping. The huge problem is getting those heavy boxes into the house. We tip them on end, then tip them into the house, and push them along the floor, and empty them.
October 22 at 11:11 EST .

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   Balogreene  By the way, they only have name brands, so there are some generics we will still buy at WalMart. We are just dropping Sam's Club.
November 2 at 19:40 EST .

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   Tulsa  We wanted to try the Persil, Pro Clean liquid detergent Walmart is advertising. ...only place it's sold. Prior it was only sold in the UK. Made by the Dial Co., I believe. We bought the white liquid for sensitive skin after smelling the regular in the store. The sensitive skin flavor is still too perfumed, but dissipates after drying.

We have both developed dermatitis. Don't know if it's the scent, chemicals or both, but do not recommend it.
August 28 at 11:27 EST .

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   Balogreene  We use the pods. I like it better than Tide, but, we have no allergies or sensitive skin.
October 16 at 17:02 EST .

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   Balogreene  A response to MeiDei. Ive gotten a lot of stuff from Zulily.com. I keep looking these things up, and zulily was recently appropriated by QVC. You still have to be careful, there are no returns. But, if you watch the sizing etc, they are good quality, and nice looking clothes.
August 4 at 19:01 EST .

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   MeiDei  Thanks for the QVC mention, Zulily has some attractive offerings, glad you're happy w/them.
August 8 at 19:51 EST .

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   Escaped commieny  A few years ago, Flaming Sword recommended RestockIt.com. I use them for FoodSaver bags, t-Paper, paper towels and when free shipping-heavy liquid cleaners like PineSol and Dawn. I was reminded to mention they were a good place to purchase, when DH just came in the room and asked if I realized 'we have more toilet paper than Venezuela'
July 15 at 16:03 EST .

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   MeiDei  To go along w/my post below - see the horror stories of on-line purchases
http://enthralling.eu/36-moments-when-online-shopping-go-hil
ariously-wrong/
June 30 at 18:12 EST .

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   Escaped commieny  Bad experience with Wayfair.com. May 1 st, I placed and order for 3 items. The Hamper came needing assembly, but it took 2 people not one. OK, it's a nice looking piece of furniture. Second item was a pair of drapes with stitching missing, called received a credit, the kicker was the third item - a bed-in-a-bag set with skirt. I received an email with a tracking number that it was shipped May 5, when it hadn't arrived by the 13th, I called, OOPS it didn't make the truck it is still in the warehouse, we will get it right out. Then I got an email saying it was discontinued.
At that point I placed my Amazon Prime order for much better insulated drapes, a comforter bed in a bag, nicer and less expensive, was all here in 3 days. After repeated calls to Wayfair they finally credited my Discover card May 21st. Bah Humbug on Wayfair.
June 11 at 18:54 EST .

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   MeiDei  Ad Block for some reason disappeared from my computer several months ago & can't be uploaded - so I've been looking at some ads, particularly a few that are fashion oriented - BEWARE - most are from China - always check the reviews on line. Some really bad experiences with fabric, sizing & construction, late deliveries (customs ) and returns (postage back was often more than price of purchase ).
June 8 at 17:41 EST .

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   MeiDei  Remember the fellow on TV who hawked his books on "secrets" the government doesn't want you to know about .... here's his comeuppance.
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2014-03-17/business/chi-k
evin-trudeau-sentenced-20140317_1_kevin-trudeau-global-infor
mation-network-guzman
May 6 at 11:08 EST .

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   Balogreene  Our company's fiscal year is 1 July to 30 June. We are just finding out about this year's benefits. It looks like there will be an increase in both cost and deductibles (we haven't had deductibles before ). We can't have FSA accounts (some savings account for medical benefits ) anymore. It is going to be costly.
May 5 at 21:51 EST .

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