Make the most of your visit to Universal Studios

Visiting Universal Studios Orlando can be an overwhelming experience, especially the first time you go. From the minute you get out of the car or shuttle and make your way in, there is so much to see and take in. Every bit of it is extremely well done & there are so many neat details [...]

Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies

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 The world may not seem quite the same after you sample these cookies.  I'm totally serious.  I even found a coupon you can use to save on the Sea Salt purchase! Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies #ratingval# from #reviews# reviews Print Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 12 mins Total [...]

Kmart this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Kmart ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Kmart*** Kmart has a Shop Your Way Rewards Member Loyalty Card that you will want to make sure you are signed up for. It is FREE and just like [...]

Tailgating deals on today!

Are you REALLY ready for some football???? Our Houston Texans have their first game tonight! Houston is all about Football today! Target has some amazing markdowns that will help you in getting ready! One that caught my eye was this: Camerons Products Tailgator Camping Grill is an amazing price at 30% off! See the great [...]

Contact Us

If you follow the blog you know Saving Toward a Better Life  posts a company a day to contact. Contacting companies is a great way to get coupons! Why? Because 99% of the time, they will reward the time you took to provide them with feedback with coupons!! Read more. Here is a recap of who [...]

*HOT* New SavingStar Coupons!! No Clipping required

I have bolded the coupons *I* am most excited about !! Buy any (2) Dean's® Dip 12 oz or larger, Save $1.00 Expires 9/7/2011 Buy 1 LITE POM 16 oz, Save 50¢ Expires 9/7/2011 Buy 1 POM Wonderful Juice 16 oz, Save $1.00 Expires 9/7/2011 Buy any 1 Phillips' product, Save $2.00 Expires 9/1/2011 Buy [...]

Have you sold unwanted gold? experiences?

I keep seeing ads like this <--- and I know that some people in my life have successfully sold broken or unwanted gold jewelry and silver for cash- some online and some in person (like gold parties) but when I went to a place in person, they offered me literally almost nothing for my pieces- [...]

Treat a friend to lunch with these Quiznos coupons

Happy 30th Anniversary, Quiznos- why not celebrate and treat a friend to lunch, bargain style?  Print these 4 coupons and save big ! FREE Sub {w/ purchase of any sub + 1 drinks} FREE Chips or Cookie + Regular Drink {w/ purchase of regular salad or sub} 2 Meals for $9.99 $2.00 off a Large [...]

$10 for $20 for Pet Meds! or less!!

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This timing is perfect- our Tobey boy needs Heartgard for next month and I hate to pay the prices at the local vet (almost DOUBLE).  Get $20 worth of pet meds on Eversave today for just $10- less if you have any referral or new member credits you have not yet used  You can also [...]

Dash for Cash 8/14 9PM EST-10PM EST

Come on over to our Facebook page at 9PM EST and click on the tab that says Dash For Cash on the left handside of my facebook page. Like ALL the blogs on the rafflecoptor entry form Come back to my facebook page and fill out the form Hit submit! Don't forget you only have [...]

Gossip Girl 4 available for pre-order now


Relationships play a huge role in Gossip Girl. Chuck & Blair, the show’s most popular couple, have been on-and-off throughout the Gossip Girl series. They are consistently at ends with each other, but their love seems to have no bounds. However, as the season progresses, Blair begins to have feelings for her best friend Serena’s [...]