The layaway option is making a come-back!

       It may seem a little early to start planning for the holidays but many stores such as Walmart, K-mart, Sears, Toys “R” Us and Marshalls are offering the layaway service! By using the layaway option, you can pay for your items in increments and pick it up from the store when you finish your last payment. This will help you minimize the amounts you … Continue reading The layaway option is making a come-back!

How You Can Fight Back Against Identity Theft

Over eight million Americans were victims of identity theft in 2010. The Federal Trade Commission has some facts and tips for consumers on how to “deter, detect, and defend” against becoming a victim. Here are our key favorites: Don’t carry your Social Security card – Leave your social security card some place safe and not in your wallet. If your wallet is stolen, a thief … Continue reading How You Can Fight Back Against Identity Theft

Save Money on Prescription Medications

Prescription medications can become expensive, especially after the cost of a trip to the doctor. But whether your insurance co-pay is $15 or $50, you can save money on prescriptions with the following two options. Ask your doctor for a list of comparable over-the-counter medications instead of a prescription. Depending on your illness, he may allow you to take an over-the-counter alternative with a different … Continue reading Save Money on Prescription Medications

Save Money with Generic Over-the-Counter Medicine

Are you looking for a way to save money when buying medicine? It is simple, buy the generic store brand! With the mass amounts of over-the-counter medicines available to you, it can be hard to decide on which brand to buy. If you are looking to save money, generic brands are the way to go. In many cases, if not almost all, national brand and … Continue reading Save Money with Generic Over-the-Counter Medicine