Locals Only: Kid 2 Kid Exclusive Coupon

If you are looking for a store to consistently get great deals on gently used kids clothes and other items, Kid 2 Kid is a great place to check out. Located at 539 Hilltop Plaza in Virginia Beach, they want to give A Frugal Chick readers an exclusive coupon!

Print out a copy of this post and bring it with you to get $5 off of a $30 purchase, good one time only, only at the Hilltop location and good through September 30, 2010. Not valid with any other offers. Please use code CPNFRUGAL at checkout.

If you have any questions, give them a call at (757) 271-3589! Make sure to stop by and check out their great deals!

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


Locals Only: Looking for Consignors

Having a yard sale is a pain. Besides having to do the marketing you tie up your Saturday morning sitting in your drive way watching people dig through your things.

A local company, www.simpleresalefundraising.com, helps you make getting rid of your stuff easy and puts some extra cash in your pocket. Here is how it works:

1. Go through the items in your home. They are specifically looking for kid’s merchandise- clothes (up to size 14), toys, sports equipment, small furniture, baby items and maternity items.

2. Register to become a cosignor at www.simpleresale.com. You can pick the specific sale where you would like your items sold (there are two dates available on the site currently).

3. Tag all of your items with the sale price. You will receive 50% of what your items sell for. The other 50% is donated to the school hosting the sale.

4. Bring your items to the location of the sale a few days before and drop them off.

THAT’S IT!

After the sale, you can either choose to come and pick up your remaining items or have them donated. If you choose to donate, Simple Resale will deliver them for you and make sure you receive a receipt for tax purposes.

Within 48 hours after the sale, you can look on line and see how much money you made!

Within 5 days after the sale, you will receive your check for your portion of the sales, your receipt for tax purposes (if needed) and your donated inventory lists!

So if you have been trying to figure out what to do with the things your kids have outgrown but didn’t want to go through the hassle of trying to sell them yourself, this is a perfect opportunity to make some money!

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


Weekly Round Up of Random Wisdom

I read alot of great articles on-line, particularly about personal finance. So on Fridays, I want to share some of them with you. Hopefully you will find some of them beneficial!

The $20 Challenge– Could you beat your partner? by Get Rich Slowly

18 year old girl pays $40,000 cash for first home (and I thought I was frugal)

Free summer activities for kids by Frugal Dad

10 Examples of Shockingly Good Customer Service

iPhone=Garage Sale by Budgets are Sexy

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


Today is National Don’t Fry Day

The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention has designated the Friday before Memorial Day as “Don’t Fry Day” to raise awareness of skin cancer prevention and to encourage everyone to protect their skin as they head outdoors to kick off the summer season.

As someone who had a family member deal with skin cancer, I think this topic is extremely important. As we head into the summer months, it is vital people learn how to protect themselves!

To lend a hand Rite Aid is supplying it’s stores with a 12-page, full-color skin care guide beginning May 30th and online at www.riteaid.com. The guide covers a wide range of topics including:

* Daily skin care tips to prevent damage and fight wrinkles including the role of sunscreen, vitamin C serum, hydroxy acid, silicone, retinol and other products in a daily regimen

* Safe alternatives to tanning such as using the latest generation of natural-looking self-tanners that temporarily dye skin and can even serve as a base sunscreen

* Potentially life-saving tips to catch cancer early such as using the ABCDEs to be wary of moles that change asymmetry, borders, color, diameter or are otherwise evolving or changing

* The difference between UVA and UVB rays and how to best choose a sunscreen blocking both

* Diabetes-specific skin care

Rite Aid is further encouraging good skin care by offering shoppers a Single Check Rebate gift of a $10 store gift card with a $25 purchase of select skin care products or a $25 store gift card with a $50 purchase of select skin care products. A complete list of participating skin care products as well as all program restrictions are included in the June Single Check Rebate directory available at all Rite Aid stores.

Plus customers who use their wellness+ card with their qualifying skin care purchases will receive an additional $5 gift card.

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


20% off Cold Stone Creamery

In celebration of E! Online’s 20th birthday, Cold Stone Creamery has issued a special 20% off printable coupon good at your local Cold Stone Creamery store. Coupon is available to print for a limited time and expires 6/30/2010. Just scroll a little down the page and it’s on the left hand side.

Thanks Frugal Friends!

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


Smart Source Printable Coupons

Smart Source has some new printable Coupons! Click here to see the whole list, which includes:

$2 off of BIC Soleil 3 blade disposable razors

$.55 off of Vlasic Pickles

$4.00 off any Two Huggies Little Movers or Little Snugglers Diapers

$.50 off Pompeian Red Wine, Pomegranate or Balsamic Vinegar

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.


Office Depot Coupon: $10 off of $25

Click here to print a coupon for Office Depot valid on paper, select ink & toner, office supplies, technology products, furniture, Copy & Print Depot™ services & more!

It can only be used in the store and expires June 19th.

Thanks Moneywise Moms!

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.