In the News – Featured Story

In addition to writing her own content, Trae is often invited to contribute to informative articles written by top talent in the smart shopping and personal finance space.

Here is today’s featured story:

                She Knows: How to Save Money on Prom by Bethany Ramos

Trae Bodge, TV’s “smart shopping expert” and mother of a tween, recommends calling around (or enlisting your teen to call) local florists to find the best prom flower deals. “A good thing to remember with corsages is that wrist corsages tend to be more expensive than pin-ons because they are more complex,” says Bodge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHE KNOWS

How to Save Money on Prom by Bethany Ramos

Amazon Prime Day: A Savvy Shopper’s Guide  by Becky Bracken

 

CNBC.com

This Rewards Strategy Can Save You Serious $$  Kelli B. Grant

Frugal Vacation? This is How It’s Done   Kelli B. Grant

Simple Ways to Shore Up Your Emergency fund  Kelli B. Grant

 

GO BANKING RATES

8 Benefits of Walking That Will Save You Money  Holly Hammersmith

16 Holiday Shopping Tips From Top Couponing Experts  Cameron Huddleston

21 Best Mother’s Day Freebies, Discounts and Deals  Elyssa Kirkham

42 Can’t-Miss Senior Discounts for Senior Citizen’s Day  Elyssa Kirkham

 

KIPLINGER

How to Save Money at Startbucks   Rebecca Dolan

Affordable Grad Gifts   Cameron Huddleston

The Worst Things to Buy in Bulk   Andrea Browne

The Best Things to Buy On Jet.com   Andrea Browne

The Best Doorbuster Deals on Thanksgiving Day   Andrea Browne

The Best Black Friday Deals on Amazon   Andrea Browne

 

MARKETWATCH

5 Things Not to Buy at Drugstores (including drugs)   Catey Hill

What Not to Buy Over Labor Day Weekend   Catey Hill

What NOT to Buy at Office-Supply Retailers   Catey Hill

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Mom Flowers on Mother’s Day  Quentin Fottrell

33% of Mothers Spend 60 Hours a Week on Mom-Related Tasks  Quentin Fottrell

4 Things NOT to Buy in Duty-Free Shops  Catey Hill

11 Money-Saving Habits That Can Cost You  Natasha Burton, Daily Worth

5 of the Best Apps for the Holidays  Quentin Fottrell

11 Things You Didn’t Know You Can Do at the Mall  Catey Hill