Ways to Save on Pools and Water Parks This Summer!

It has been predicted that summer of 2010 will be one of the hottest. There are many ways to cool down without spending a fortune.

  • Visit the water park on a week day. Try to visit the water park on week days. Weekends are the busiest days for water parks, so they are also more expensive. Entry will be cheaper on a week day to attract more business.
  • Get a season pass to the water park.  Investing in a season pass is a smart decision and will save money in the long-run if you plan on visiting the water park often. Most of the time, a season pass pays for itself in about two visits.
  • Join a gym with a pool. Instead of having a membership to the health club and then also joining your local pool for the summer, combine the two together to save some money. Continue reading “Ways to Save on Pools and Water Parks This Summer!”

Saving Money at the Movies

Want to go on a date or take the family to the movies? Here are some simple steps to take to save money when watching a movie.

• Go to the matinee. Going to a matinee showing can save a lot of money, especially if you are bringing the whole family. A few dollars off each ticket will add up!
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Want To Spend a Fun Evening With Family Or Friends, But In a Pinch For Money?

Whether you are single, new to a relationship or married, dating can get expensive. If you are single, you may want to have a girls’ or guys’ night out but going to restaurants can be costly. If you are dating, of course you want to make a good impression but may be on a tight budget. If you are married and want to enjoy a night without the kids, there may not be any money left over for dinner after paying the babysitter! Take these tips into consideration the next time you want to spend an evening out:

•Stay in and cook. Who wouldn’t be impressed by a meal you prepared yourself? Not only is it sentimental because your hard-work went into it, but it also shows some personality. What you decided to cook and why it is your specialty would also be something you could talk about! If you weren’t planning a date but just wanted dinner with a few friends, invite them over! Your friends would love the change of scenery and really appreciate the meal. Plan a “girls night in” and you wouldn’t even have to leave your house! Continue reading “Want To Spend a Fun Evening With Family Or Friends, But In a Pinch For Money?”