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LIMITED TIME: $25 in FREE Kindle Books with A Kindle Fire Purchase

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Is a Kindle Fire on your wish list? Don’t miss this hot deal…

Through Wednesday ONLY: Amazon is offering a nifty deal on Kindle Fire ~ Get $25 Amazon Kindle eBook credit with the purchase of any Kindle Fire tablet.

Do note that you will need to enter the promotional code FIREBOOK at checkout to get the special deal.  Once the purchase is completed, the $25 promotional credit will be emailed to the Amazon.com account associated with the qualifying purchase.

:: Learn more about the Kindle Fire $25 Amazon Kindle eBook credit here.

Kindle Free Time Unlimited for Kids Subscription

:: “Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Kindle Fire comes with a one-month free trial of Kindle FreeTime Unlimited that you might want to check out if you have little ones at home.  It’s a nifty service that gives access to 1000s of age appropriate books, games, movies, and more for kids ages 3-8 ~ all FREE for a month (much like a large kids library always at your fingertips).   It also allows parents to set daily usage limits for kids, or restrict certain categories ~ like games and videos ~ if you wish. Go here to learn more.

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Take $10 Off An Amazon Order (With Magazine Subscription)

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Amazon is hosting a fantastic magazine subscription deal ~ purchase any combination of three 1-year subscriptions to participating magazines and receive a $10 Amazon.com promotion code to apply towards a future order!  Many of the titles are only $8-$10 for the year, so this makes for a great overall deal if you are already planning to renew or subscribe.

Here are some popular titles that qualify (go here to see all the titles): 

Better Homes & Garden Magazine  Woman's Day Magazine  TV Magazine

House Beautiful Magazine  Readers Digest Magazine   Readers Digest Magazine

House Beautiful Magazine  Readers Digest Magazine   Readers Digest Magazine

:: Learn more about the $10 Amazon promotion here ($10 off applies only to products sold by Amazon.com).

“Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Magazine purchases will work as a great filler to get the FREE Shipping when you spend $25 or more at Amazon. Add your magazine to your “cart” with any other small ticket items you might have, and pay for them in one transaction.  Learn more here.

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$2 Half Price Bookstore Clearance Sale ~ This Weekend at Dallas Market Hall

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Worth the drive…

If this weather is making you want to curl up with a good book, you might first want to head over to Half Price Books’ huge DFW-wide clearance sale at Dallas Market Hall this weekend.  Everything at the sale will be $2.  Choose from thousands of books from almost every genre, CDs, audio books, children’s books and gift items.

Details, details
What: Click here
to learn more.
When: Friday to Sunday, October 18-20 only
Where:  Dallas Market Hall (North Hall), 2200 Stemmons Freeway

Please be sure to pass this along to any teachers you know who might benefit from the extra savings.

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20% OFF Half Price Book’s Entire Store ~ Now Through September 2nd

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Half Price Books has a fantastic Labor Day weekend sale (now through Monday September 2nd) ~ everything in the store is on sale for an extra 20% OFF.  And, you don’t need a coupon.

Details, details
What: Click here
to learn more.
When: 20% discount is valid August 29 to September 2, 2013.
Where:  Find a Half Price Books near you, here

 

                                                   

Special Savings Tip For Teachers, Educators, and Librarians:
Did you know that teachers, librarians, and other educators can get a year-round 10% discount on everything at Half Price Books? Just fill out an Educator Discount application form at any Half Price Books store or apply online. Click here for more info (found under the Educators Discount link).

Please be sure to pass this along to any teachers you know who might benefit from the extra savings.

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College Students: Save Up to 90% OFF Textbooks PLUS Get FREE 2-Day Shipping

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A tip from other readers:  If you have kids heading to school (or know someone who does), this is worth checking out, as we continue to hear from readers who tell us about the money they’ve saved on college books by ordering textbooks through this program. It‘s normally $79 for 12 months of Amazon “Prime” 2-day shipping benefits & this deal gets students 6 months of “Prime” shipping for FREE (with no other obligation which is nice)

This continues to get our pass-along worthy “seal of approval.”

    

Save a Bundle This Semester on Textbooks

Amazon is offering college students FREE 2-day shipping on all purchases of textbooks (and anything else that Amazon sells), and enrollment is FREE to students for 6 months!  Plus Amazon offers various other programs that will help you save on college costs including:

  • Amazon’s Textbook store.  Find thousands of college textbook titles  available ~ up to 30% OFF new bookstore prices and up to 90% OFF used textbooks ~ potentially saving hundreds of dollars on your book tab.
  • Kindle e-Textbook rental store. Take a look at Amazon’s Kindle Textbook Rental program which allows you to download your textbooks to a Kindle, iPad or just about any computer for 80% of the new book price.  Kindle textbooks can typically be rented for any length between 30 to 360 days – you pay only for the time you need and can extend or buy anytime.

Details, details
What:  College students can sign up here for the FREE Amazon
Student Two-Day Shipping on textbooks and more.  Learn more here.
When: 
FREE 2-Day shipping benefits will extend for 6 months from
the sign up date.
Who is Eligible:  Only students currently enrolled in a college or
university who have a valid .edu e-mail address to confirm their status
are eligible to take part in Amazon Student.

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$1 Kids Books at Amazon ~ Great Deal!

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For a limited time, Amazon has deeply discounted the price on 20 popular kids e-books to $1.

   
   

::  Hurry over HERE to find the entire list of $1 books for kids.

Do note that if you plan to get any of these books, you might now want to wait, as we don’t know how long these will be available at this price (as you might already know, Amazon prices sometimes change often).

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Don’t Have a Kindle?
No worries. You likely already have a device to read Kindle ebooks in your home. All you need to do is download one of the FREE applications for your PC, Mac, Android, iPhone/iPad/iTouch, Blackberry, or Windows Phone.  Go here to learn more.

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50% OFF Half Price Bookstore (and More) Printable Coupons ~ Starts July 7

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Half Price Books has put together a nice set of printable coupons that offer up to 50% OFF extra savings.   Do note that the coupons change every couple of days and you’ll need to sign up for their email newsletter (here) to get the coupons.  The coupons include:

  • 50% OFF one single item –  July 7
  • 40% OFF one single item – July 8-9
  • 30% OFF one single item – July10-11
  • 20% OFF one single item – July12-13

Details, details
What: Click here
to sign up and get your weeks worth of Half Price Books coupons. Limit one coupon per customer per visit.
When: Coupon discounts are different each day and are valid July 7-13.
Where:  Find a Half Price Books Store near you, here

 

 

Special Savings Tip For Teachers, Educators, and Librarians:
Did you know that teachers, librarians, and other educators can get a year-round 10% discount on everything at Half Price Books? Just fill out an Educator Discount application form at any Half Price Books store or apply online. Click here for more info (found under the Educators Discount link).

Please be sure to pass this along to any teachers you know who might benefit from the extra savings.

Enjoy & Share! :)

 

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$1 Betty Crocker E-Cookbooks ~ Easy Sizzling Grilling, Gluten-Free Baking, Best Brownies, and More!

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Right now, Amazon has a fantastic deal on several Betty Crocker e-Cookbooks for 99 cents! We enjoyed perusing the cookbooks and found simple, easy to follow recipes that look worthy of sharing with friends and family.  The Sizzling Grilling cookbook has some great 4th of July recipe ideas and the  Chocolate Cake with Praline Topping (mmmm!) from the Best Gluten-Free Desserts cookbook sounds and looks delicious.

Our favorite 99 Cent Betty Crocker Cookbook finds include:

   
   
   

::  Go here to find the entire list of Betty Crocker e-Cookooks available at Amazon.

Do note that if you plan to get any of these books, you might now want to wait, as we don’t know how long these will be available at this price (as you may already know, Amazon prices can change often).

============================

Don’t Have a Kindle?
No worries. You likely already have a device to read Kindle ebooks in your home. All you need to do is download one of the FREE applications for your PC, Mac, Android, iPhone/iPad/iTouch, Blackberry, or Windows Phone.  Go here to learn more.

Enjoy and Share!    :)

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REMINDER: College Students, Save Up to 90% OFF Textbooks And Get FREE 2-Day Shipping

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On a personal note: We continue to hear from parents who tell us that they save bunches of money on college books by ordering through this program.  It definitely gets our pass-along worthy “seal of approval.”

    

Save a Bundle This Semester on Textbooks

Amazon is offering college students FREE 2-day shipping on all purchases of textbooks (and anything else that Amazon sells), and enrollment is FREE to students for 6 months!  Plus Amazon offers various other programs that will help you save on college costs including:

  • Amazon’s Textbook store.  Find thousands of college textbook titles  available ~ up to 30% OFF new bookstore prices and up to 90% OFF used textbooks ~ potentially saving hundreds of dollars on your book tab.
  • Kindle e-Textbook rental store. Take a look at Amazon’s Kindle Textbook Rental program which allows you to download your textbooks to a Kindle, iPad or just about any computer for 80% of the new book price.  Kindle textbooks can typically be rented for any length between 30 to 360 days – you pay only for the time you need and can extend or buy anytime.

Details, details
What:  College students can sign up here for the FREE Amazon
Student Two-Day Shipping on textbooks and more.  Learn more here.
When: 
FREE 2-Day shipping benefits will extend for 1 full year from
the sign up date.
Who is Eligible:  Only students currently enrolled in a college or
university who have a valid .edu e-mail address to confirm their status
are eligible to take part in Amazon Student.

Enjoy and Share! :)

 

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TODAY ONLY: $50 OFF Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ ~ One Per Person

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Is a Kindle is on your wish list? Don’t miss this hot one-day sale…

TODAY ONLY:  Amazon is offering a GREAT $50 OFF deal on their most advanced version of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ ~ $249 for the 16GB wireless version (regular price of $299) or $449 for the 32GB version with 4G (regular price of $499).  

Do note that you will need to enter the promotional code FIREHD89 at checkout to get the special price.   Limit one discount per customer and price good December 10, 2012 through Amazon Digital Services only.

:: Learn more about the Kindle Fire 1-day $50 OFF deal here.

Kindle Free Time Unlimited for Kids Subscription

:: “Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Kindle Fire comes with a one-month free trial of Kindle FreeTime Unlimited that you might want to check out over the Christmas break if you have little ones at home.  It’s a nifty new service that gives access to 1000s of age appropriate books, games, movies, and more for kids ages 3-8 ~ all FREE for a month (much like a large kids library always at your fingertips).   It also allows parents to set daily usage limits for kids, or restrict certain categories ~ like games and videos ~ if you wish. Go here to learn more.

Enjoy and share!  :)

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