Deal Diva

December is the Best Time to Buy... SwagBucks - what is it? ....Check out U-Promise!

blog post photo

By Tara McAlister Remember to pass along coupons you will not use! It is a good idea at this time of the year to make a section in your organizer for the abundance of coupons for non grocery and drug stores like Michael’s and department store coupons. Before you shop – Google the store and printable coupon and see how you might be able to save even more!!

  Just a Reminder:          

This is the time of the month to look at all the printable coupons at,, and Also check out U-Promise and load up on their E –Coupons to save even more for college. It is also a great time to clean out your coupons and discard the expired ones/ Remember you can send their to families overseas.

December is the Best Time to Buy…

blog post photo Computers

Computers have become essential items for students which is why most retailers have big back to school sales in August. You can also get a good deal on a computer during the run up to Christmas. If you have your eye on an older model and a new model is soon to be released, it may be worth the wait in order to buy it at a lower price.  

blog post photo


Though you'll find more selection in Spring, house prices can be lower in the Fall when the buyer demand isn't so fierce. Because the selection of homes is lower in the Fall, it may be difficult to find exactly what your are looking for in a home.

blog post photo


Christmas holiday seasons are prime time for finding discounts on jewelry. Savings may be more difficult to find when looking for expensive jewelry with large, authentic diamonds and gold but holiday sales remain the best possibility for discounts. Try non traditional mall jewelry stores like Sumter’s Jewelry in Charlotte NC. They are truly unique and offer some of the best prices in town on the most exceptional jewelry in town. Check them out at – Ask for Ben Huggins!


Small Appliances

Small appliances can be bought for much less during the holiday shopping season at the end of the year. Small appliances make for a practical gift and retailers do their best to sell as many as possible over the holidays by marking down prices.  

At The Grocery Store:

Ham Butter Cheese Baking supplies Pie crusts Ready-made dough Dinner rolls Frozen pies Cake mix Cake frosting Pie filling Refrigerated cookie dough Spices Nuts Dried fruits (raisins, apricots, cranberries) Oatmeal Soda Disposable baking pans Aluminum foil Plastic wrap

    Website Highlight of the Week:

What is it? According to their website Swagbucks is an “online portal dedicated to helping you earn digital dollars called "Swag Bucks", which can be redeemed for exclusive merchandise.” Register and search or even download the toolbar and earn swag bucks each tome you search for anything. You can then turn in your swag bucks for merchandise. You cal also earn swagbucks by inviting your friends or several other ways. If you are searching the internet why not make it earn for you too!