Archive for the ‘food’ Category

Surprising Deal on CFL Bulbs and a Pizza

Monday, October 22nd, 2007

My wife recently gave me a $1.00 coupon for a Compact Fluorescent Lightbulb that she had printed off, so I stopped by our local Ace Hardware to pick one up. I had heard that there were a lot of rebates flying around for CFL's, so I hoped to maybe "stack" the $1.00 coupon with ...

Ice Cream and Vacations

Sunday, October 21st, 2007

Note: This is a repost from my old blogspot rocket finance, slightly edited and updated: I am always looking for cheap ways to entertain my little family. I have made several posts on this topic in the past. We are taking another little weekend trip this week. I will let you ...

Use Only in Case of Emergency

Sunday, October 7th, 2007

I was at a Rotary meeting a month or so ago and I overheard the mayor of our city and a banker bemoaning the fact three new "cash advance" or "payday loans" type businesses had recently sprung up in our area. I have never  had the occasion to use the services ...

Two for One Jamba Juice!

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007

This is not a deal that will make you rich, but I am going to score major points with my wife with this coupon for a free 16 oz. Jamba Juice after purchase of a Jamba Functional Smoothie. Sounds like a date to me!

Chick-Fil-A

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

My family and I love Chick-Fil-A. Their restaurants are the cleanest in the fast food business and their food is outstanding. You never wonder if the chicken you are eating is real. The only problem is that the nearest Chick-Fil-A location (for us) is about 10 hours away. So I was ...