February 24, 2011

What Can Brown Do for You? Save you Money! [Quick Tips]

Ever think about the complex logistical tools that big delivery firms use to find the quickest route from A to B?  For these guys, time is money, so you can count on them taking the quickest route they can find.  What's that mean for you?  Try following a delivery truck on your way home from work or to the grocery store.  I've done this a few times and discovered that UPS knows my neighborhood better than I do! Since, they've saved me 5 minutes on my trip to work each day. Not only can you save time on your commute, but if you find a quicker route, you'll save money on gas!
(Photo Credit: Zyphbear)

February 3, 2011

Out of Site, Out of Mind

Anybody who's anybody gets junk mail...either digital spam or the traditional coupon packages that come in the mail what seems like every day. So, why do all of these companies spend a lot of time and money to keep you inbox stuffed to the brim? Because they make tons of money! Your money! Here are some tips to keep you from falling into the junk mail trap.

February 1, 2011

How Big's your Pizza?

It seems there's a growing effort by the big pizza chains to sell the affordability of the large pizza. I probably have 10 coupons on my kitchen table for a $10 large pizza, not to mention the web ads, news paper ads...it's everywhere! So, what's the catch?  There is none!  If you want pizza, you can get a large for $10...sometimes even a little cheaper.  Good deal?  Maybe not.  Whether you're trying to get the best value for your up-coming Super Bowl party or whether you're trying to have the most leftovers available for your lunch, know the true cost of that pizza you're bringing home...