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College helps a community

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Read this nice article about a college helping out a community going through a rough patch in the current economy.
I think it’s important to remember that you can help people out with the knowledge you have. [Read More]
Categories: in the news

Nine west deal

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Nine West is offering 50% off on their Fiddle boot thus making the price $84.50. This offer is only valid for 5 days.
In addition, they’re offering extra 30% off their fall collection, check it out here [Read More]
Categories: online sales

Safer Black Friday shopping at Wal-Mart

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Wal-Mart is taking steps to ensure you don’t get trampled this year on Black Friday. According to MSN Money, they have hired crowd-control experts in preparation for the biggest shopping day of the year. This means no more lines outside at 5 am. Instead, the store will be open 24 hours, from […] [Read More]
Categories: in the news

Free kindle for your PC, iPhone, or iPod

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Remember Naomi’s post reviewing Kindle?
Well, now you can download Kindle software for PC (it will work on Windows 7, Windows XP, and Vista). Best of all, you can do it for free. The download is super simple – you click on this link, then click the big “Download now” button
You can also get a free […] [Read More]
Categories: online sales

Deals today: Walgreens, Express, Kohls and more!

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Walgreens: $10 off $40 purchase online with code VITAMIN. Now through Nov 11(Wed)
Express: $30 off $90 purchase, or $20 off $60, or $10 off $30. Online promo code 4343, or use this coupon. Valid through Nov 11th
Bath and Body Works 20% Off Your Entire Online Order with code TWENTYOFF. Valid now through 11:59 p.m. EST […] [Read More]
Categories: General, online sales

Free shipping on Buildabear.com

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Purchases must be of $30 or more. Use code 94476 at checkout through December 16. If you have a little person on your list who has a Build-A-Bear doll, this might give you a chance to surprise them with a new outfit or accessories, if accessories for a teddy bear sounds like […] [Read More]

VT Teddy Bear: gourmet chocolates with your order

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VT Teddy Bears are hand made in VT and guaranteed for life. They have bears for all occasions.
HOW TO RECEIVE YOUR FREE BOX OF CHOCOLATES:

Go to the Chocolates Offer Page and add the product to your shopping cart
Continue shopping to select your Bear and place your order by 11/18/09
Use code VTBGWP119 at checkout

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Deals for Teens: PacSun & Hot Topic

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These two deals are from slickdeals.net
PacSun offers 30% off already-reduced items. Use code WEM15XFB2a for an additional 15% off. Shipping is Free with code clhl08db3bl but codes may not be stacked so if your order $33.50 or more, it is better to use 15% off code and pay $5 flat rate shipping.
Here’s the girls sale, […] [Read More]
Categories: online sales