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Hulu Black Friday deal: 99 cents per month for 12 months!

Hulu Black Friday

Wowza! The best deal on Hulu 2023 is happening NOW! New subscribers or eligible returning subscribers can get Hulu for only 99 cents per month for a year. This is the best streaming deal of the year.  For .99 per month you can get the basic Hulu subscription.  If you’ve been thinking about cutting cable […]

Black Friday Shopping Tips

Quick Tips for Black Friday Shopping

It’s the bargain-hunter’s busiest time of the year! With so many of us watching our spending these days, Black Friday has become almost as much of a holiday as Thanksgiving. And if you don’t want to venture out into the cold and snow fighting the crowds to shop at the big box stores this Black […]

Holiday Gift Card Deals 2022

Holiday Gift Card Deals

Gift cards are welcome stocking-stuffers for every difficult-to-buy-for person on your list, from the in-laws to college students (and they make good teacher gifts too).  But Santa never said you couldn’t walk away with a little something extra out of the deal. Here is a growing list of holiday gift card deals that come with […]

4x Fuel Points at Dillons

4x fuel points on gift cards with Dillons coupon

Dillons occasionally offers a digital coupon offer worth 4x fuel points.    Usually the 4x points are on gift card purchases. But remember, you don’t necessarily have to use gift cards as gifts! Consider buying gift cards at Dillons to use instead of cash. You’ll get the fuel points on your purchase, and the gift […]

Black Friday 2022 freebies and deals

Black Friday shoppers hurrying to get to a sale

These 2022 Black Friday freebies might be worth getting up early for. With Black Friday sales starting earlier and earlier – both online and in-store – you wonder if anyone is going to bother heading out into the cold Friday morning to wait for doors to open. As the times change so do the deals! […]

Free Entrance to Kansas State Parks on Black Friday

Free Entrance to state parks Black Friday

This year, Kansas State Parks are offering a Black Friday deal everyone can enjoy, and you won’t have to wait in line. (I guess you could camp out the night before though!) Black Friday, November 24, is a free entrance day to all Kansas State Parks! Kansas state park daily vehicle permits, which are normally […]

Two days of post-Thanksgiving family fun during Winter Art Mania

Wichita Art Museum Kid-Friendly Family-Friendly Activities

Need something to do besides (or after) Black Friday shopping? The Wichita Art Museum will be buzzing with FREE activities and admission over Thanksgiving weekend. Just bring your family and friends after turkey day to WAM for a few hours full of fun. Family friendly activities are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for […]

Tanganyika Black Friday & Cyber week deals

Lemurs will hop up onto the kids' laps at Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Well this is a fun way to shop Black Friday! I hope we see more deals like this. Tanganyika Wildlife Park isn’t making you wait until spring this year to get the annual season pass at an amazing discount. Plus, they have a very generous 50% discount on museum store items through Cyber week.  Tanganyika […]

Holiday Savings at Dillons (Black Friday, turkeys, and more)

Dillons Turkey

Dillon’s Turkey Deal Now’s the time to go get your Thanksgiving turkey! Dillons has the Kroger brand whole frozen turkeys on sale for about 69 cents per pound with an additional $25 purchase. The limit is 1 on this excellent deal. Dillon’s Black Friday ad While I was looking for the turkey deals, I saw […]

Museum of World Treasures Black Friday weekend sale

Museum of World Treasures

If you’ve been waiting for a deal for Museum of World Treasures, this is your weekend! MOWT has Black Friday discounts that will be good throughout the weekend. The Museum Store is always free for guests to enter and shop around in. You only have to pay the price of regular admission if you wish […]

Wichita Black Friday deals and Small Business Saturday sales

Small local business sign on door says "Come in, we're open"

What’s happening around Wichita for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Museum Store Sunday? Lots of people like to use the day after Black Friday – when most people think about scoring a great deal on big-ticket holiday gifts – to support friends and neighbors’ businesses by shopping local. In fact, I frequently hear from […]

Inexpensive (but awesome!) gifts for coffee lovers

Every single budgeting/how-to-save-money article you read begins with something like “Make coffee at home.” Right? But here’s the thing: coffee from coffee shops is so good! And we love our Wichita coffee shops with their amazing beverages and 17 different ways you can order your caffeine. But like all budget-minded coffee lovers, we realize it’s a […]

Kansas magazine Black Friday BOGO free!

Kansas magazine Black Friday 2019 gift subscription offer

Here’s a cool Black Friday offer you won’t find in any retail stores! (And you won’t have to stand in line for it.) From now until Monday, December 2 you can get BOGO FREE subscriptions to Kansas magazine. This is a beautiful full-color magazine featuring beautiful photography and interesting stories about our home state.  You […]

Black Friday deal on Shark vacuums at Walmart!

Shark vacuum pet

Walmart has Black Friday deals on Shark vacuum cleaners! There’s this crazy deal on the Shark Navigator Lift-Away Pet Upright Vacuum for only $84! (Regular price $179!) This has great reviews, and although there are fewer reviews they are overall much higher. Since this one is specifically for pets – and it’s soooo cheap today […]

Damm Music Center Christmas Catalog


Damm Music Center is a locally-owned Wichita music store where you can go for musical instruments, lessons, repairs or maintenance, school rental programs, or even to sell an old instrument you don’t play anymore.  If you like music, you are going to love this place! The Damm Music Center Black Friday sales are awesome. You […]

$20 tickets for MercyMe concert in Wichita or 20% off

MercyMe tickets discounted at Hartman Arena Wichita

MercyMe is coming to Wichita’s Hartman Arena on March 29, and they have an awesome deal on tickets for Black Friday weekend. Get select lower level tickets for only $20 for the MercyMe concert in Wichita OR get 20% off other seats. Click here to choose your tickets and use the password TWENTY to get […]

Wichita Symphony Orchestra Black Friday Sale

You won’t have to brave the crowds to save money on Black Friday. With the Wichita Symphony Orchestra Black Friday Sale you can tuck a pair of tickets into someone’s stocking this year and do it on the cheap. Save up $20 off tickets to select upcoming Wichita Symphony concerts this year.  Use the promo […]

Target Black Friday Ad Sneak Peek for 2019

Target Black Friday ad 2019 sneak peek

Target has released its Black Friday ad preview, which you can see on the Target website at the link below. The big headliners they’re advertising at the moment include: Nintendo Switch system $299.99 Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones $129.99 (doorbuster) Google Home Mini $19 (doorbuster) Instant Pot 6-qt. Duo Nova $64.95 (doorbuster) quip Black electric toothbrush […]

Best Buy Black Friday ad leak

Best Buy Black Friday ad 2019

The Best Buy Black Friday ad has leaked. Right now you can preview the Black Friday deals at Best Buy, but like other retailers, they have a lot of early black Friday deals that you can get now. The ad shows humongous Samsung TVs at $350 off, a 58″ Insignia TV for under $200, and […]

Wichita Business Journal Black Friday sale (available now) 50% discount

Wichita Business Journal subscription discount for Black Friday

Last week I mentioned a sale on the digital subscription for the Wichita Eagle, and now there’s a Black Friday deal on a print and digital subscription to the Wichita Business Journal. The Black Friday price is already available now. It’s 50% off the regular price at $62.50 (plus tax) for a year. That makes […]

Free Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger every day at Wendy’s

Wendys Jr Bacon Cheeseburger

How about a FREE CHEESEBURGER every day from now until Black Friday? Hungry bargain hunters will want to bite into this Wendy’s deal often. Through Nov. 23, get a FREE Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger with any purchase. You must download the Wendy’s app and sign-up for an account. Among other deals, the FREE burger can be […]

Sam’s Club Black Friday Ad

Sams Club Black Friday ad scan

The Sam’s Club Black Friday ad is out! Deals start Thursday online. If you are a Plus member, you can get free shipping with no minimum purchase (some exclusions apply). You’re going to want to be the first one online to get that Shark vacuum cleaner. Then, Sam’s Club stores will open their doors at […]

Amazon Black Friday Deals Week

Amazon Black Friday 2017 deals week

It is now officially Black Friday Deals Week at Amazon.com and am I ever glad. Personally, I don’t like waiting until the day after Thanksgiving to do my shopping, because I’d rather spend my weekend off in my jammies with coffee, turkey sandwiches, and a good book. (I use the free Kindle app on my […]

Walmart Black Friday Ad

Walmart Black Friday

The Walmart Black Friday ad is up on the website. Black Friday sale begins in store at 6 p.m. on Thursday. Of course, you can shop the sales all day online: baste the turkey, pick up a bargain, stir the stuffing, buy a 4k HDTV, and so on… If you’re going to brave the store […]

$10 off tickets to Wichita Symphony Orchestra

Wichita Symphony Youth Orchestra Concerts

Wichita Symphony Orchestra is taking some time off for Thanksgiving, but while they’re away you can save $10 on select seating at upcoming concerts. For seven days, from November 21 – 28, order tickets online and use the promo code GIVETHANKS10 for $10 off sections A & B for all Pops concerts and Classics Concerts. You’ll also […]