Smart Spending Week: Sample Community TheatersOne way to entertain the whole family for less is through taking advantage of Minnesota's thriving theater scene. Inside Paradise Community Theater in Faribault, Minn., actors and crew work tirelessly to bring this empty restored movie theater to life.
Just $1? Really? Here's 20-Plus Affordable State Fair Booths When you do come out to the fair you don't have to spend a fortune, as there are dozens of booths and vendors that have inexpensive goodies. On average a family will spend $47 per person here at the fair between the food rides and souvenirs.
The Good Life For Less: Super Savings For The Super BowlKeep the phrase BIG GAME in mind when thinking of ways to not bust your Super Bowl-party budget .
Good Question: How Much Do LED Lights Save?Many stores are moving away from traditional holiday lights and selling LED lights which are considered "greener." That got us wondering, what do LEDs really save us?
The Good Life For Less: 'Dead Week' DealsThe week after Thanksgiving is lovingly known as "dead week" amongst travel experts. This is because many people -- getting off a long weekend of travel -- decide to mostly stay at home, which is good news to anyone looking to save money on a vacation.
Confessions Of A Restauranteur: How To Save MoneyEvery day this week, we're letting you in on a secret, a piece of information from different industry insiders that will help you save money. This week, a chef and restaurant owner confess.
Confessions Of A Hairdresser: How To Save MoneyEvery day this week, we're letting you in on a secret -- a piece of information from different industry insiders that will help you save money. WCCO talked to a hair dresser to confess the best times to book an appointment and even buy shampoo.
The Good Life For Less: Not Your Grandma's CouponsHave you "clipped" this month yet? September is National Coupon Month (yes, I know, there is a month for everything!) and we are looking closer at how we all save on our every day purchases.
The Good Life For Less: 5 Tips To Save On Travel (Tip 5)Good things come to those who wait, but in when it comes to travel deals, we're used to the fact that you have to act quickly to snatch them up. That's not true anymore, according to Mary Song, founder of discount travel site Yuupon.com.
The Good Life For Less: 5 Tips To Save On Travel (Tip 4)If summer travel budgeting drives you crazy then a gas finding app or website may help! We continue our trip down money-saving lane with Mary Song, founder of discount travel site Yuupon.com.
The Good Life For Less: 5 Tips To Save On Travel (Tip 3)Day three's travel tip -- renting a house or staying with a stranger -- may make you wonder if it is worth the savings. But Mary Song, founder of discount-travel site Yuupon.com said it can be a great money-saving option.
The Good Life For Less: More Ways To Save Money With AppsWe've been talking all week in 'the Good Life For Less' blog about ways to save money using apps on your cell phone.Now here are even more ways to save!