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Save up to 20% online at Bon-Ton

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Use coupon code JULY68NLDSC between now and July 8 to receive a discount of up to 20% off on sale merchandise. Click here for more details. This is an online-only promotion. [Read More]
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American Eagle clearance sale: Up to 70% off

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From dealnews.com: Get up to 70% off clearance items, plus order 3 or more items and get free shipping from now until July 7. [Read More]
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60% off select items at Coldwater Creek

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Even when they have sales, I still find this store a little expensive, but I think they have some really unique stuff. So, for me, getting something from Coldwater Creek is for when I want to treat myself (or when someone buys it for me). Currently, they are advertising 60% off select items. Prices are […] [Read More]
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$1.49 per gallon gas guarantee with Hyundai

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If you are worried about rising gas prices, you may want to consider looking at Hyundai. The company has just announced a new incentive program to get consumers to their dealerships. According to an article from the Associated Press, if you buy or lease a Hyundai between now and August 31, you will receive a […] [Read More]
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Charged it at Sears? No need to worry

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If you’re shopping at Sears and are maybe a little skittish about using your credit card, you may have less to worry about. That’s because the company will be announcing a new program today. Charge more than $399 on your Citibank-issued Sears card for appliances and accessories between July 6 and August 1, and get […] [Read More]
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Stars with Private Islands

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This is more about fun than good deals. Ok, it’s not about good deals at all but it’s fun to imagine what it’d be like to have your own island for vacations and parties. Check out the gallery here Six white sand beaches, a helicopter waiting to take you back to civilization and being able […] [Read More]
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Toys & Baby deals

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Check out this web site for kid & baby stuff coupons and deals. Among other coupons now to July 2 is a “SAVE $7 when you buy both Huggies value box of diapers (72-264 ct.) and Huggies value box of wipes (368-576 ct.) – Code 929098″ I’m not super positive that this is a really […] [Read More]
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Watch out for more airline fees

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Coming soon: Not only will you pay a fee to check your bag; you will now pay a fee to pay that fee. No kidding. This is from the Associated Press: US Airways and United are hitting passengers up for $5 to pay their baggage fees at the airport instead of online. United implemented the […] [Read More]
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10% off coupon for Lillian Vernon and $3.99 shipping

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Use coupon code  069840900 at checkout on LillianVernon.com to get 10% off any order of $55 or more and also get $3.99 flat rate shipping. [Read More]
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Income-Based Repayment on Federal student loans

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More from moneyblog.com If you have a student loan debt balance that is close to or exceeds your annual income try saying this three times fast! Income-Based Repayment (IBR) is a new way to lower your federal student loan payments starting July 1, 2009. It caps monthly payments and forgives remaining debt and interest after […] [Read More]
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