Purchase $50 Eric Fisher Academy gift cards for $25


Mark your calendars to save 50% on beauty and spa services. From Thursday, November 6 to Saturday, November 8, 2014, you can purchase $50 Eric Fisher Academy gift cards for only $25. Gift cards can be used for services at EFA, like a soothing facial or a trendy new haircut performed by students at the academy. You can give the gift cards as gifts or purchase them for yourself. Pre-order begins … [Read more...]

DSSW Holiday Shopping Event Craft Fair


DSSW's 5th annual Holiday Shopping Event is a fun craft fair for all. Vendor registration fee is $30. The craft fair is free and open to the public. Many vendors under one roof! Date: 11/22/2014Time: 11:00 am - 03:00 pmLocation: Sedgwick County Extension Center - 4H RoomsCost: FreeFor more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1567969010093575/?ref=br_tf … [Read more...]

Holiday BOGO free stock-up sale at Hallmark

BOGO boxed card sets at Hallmark stores

It's never too early to start planning for the holidays if you're a bargain hunter. From Oct. 11-26, participating Hallmark Gold Crown stores are holding an annual Pre-Season Stock-Up Event. During the sale, Hallmark holiday cards (up to $2.99), holiday boxed cards (of equal or lesser value), holiday stationery (from $4.95 to $14.95) and holiday gift wrap (from $1.25 to $9.99) are buy-one-get-one … [Read more...]

Thrift Stores and Consignment Shops in Wichita, KS

Clothes Sale

Secondhand shopping is one of the best ways to stretch the style budget for yourself and your family. Consignment stores focus on high-quality items with low wear and tear. You’ll be astounded at what you can find for half price even though it looks new out of the box. Their high standards mean you won’t have to check as closely for rips, stains, or damage the way you do at garage sales. A … [Read more...]

Best School Supply Deals (week of 8/17)


Here’s a list of some of the best prices on school supplies in Wichita this week to help you get the best deals on your back-to-school shopping. If you're new to all this, take the time to check out my Tips for Saving on School Supplies and the School Supply Price List. I hope they're helpful - I still use the price list in my own shopping, and the tips are an accumulation of things I've … [Read more...]

College Students Can Get Free 2-Day Shipping at Amazon

Free Amazon Student subscription for six months

If you are a college student and you have a valid .edu email address, you may qualify for a FREE six-month membership to Amazon Student. Amazon Student is like Amazon Prime, only cheaper. You'll get free 2-day shipping on most things you order from Amazon and "exclusive discounts and promotions." (I don't know what they are. The free shipping is pretty good by itself.) But before you pull the … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on College by Renting Textbooks Online


Paying for a semester of college is expensive enough, but the cost of college textbooks adds a significant amount to the price of your higher education, since almost every class requires one or more books. Buying a textbook outright can be costly and it will generally lose value after use. Renting a textbook, on the other hand, is an affordable choice that allows the student to use a book on the … [Read more...]

Get Up to $100 Rebate from the City of Wichita on Water-Saving Devices


Good news! If you are a Wichita resident who receives your water bill from Wichita Water Utilities, you may be eligible for a rebate on the purchase of qualifying water-saving appliances or devices. The rebate is offered on a first-come, first-served basis to all active water customers. The City of Wichita rebate program began Monday, July 1, 2014, according to a press release issued by the … [Read more...]