Birthday Freebies - Get Free Stuff On Your Birthday


April 7, 2016 | 0 Comment

Birthday Freebies - Get Free Stuff On Your Birthday

What better way to celebrate than with freebies on your birthday?! Check out my list of yummy treats that you can get just for turning another year younger. Remember that the majority of these birthday freebies and coupons are sent to your email account so be sure to sign up for their mailing list in advance in order to receive them in time for …

Shop Costco and Sam's Club for Discount Gift Cards


February 18, 2016 | 0 Comment

Shop Costco and Sam's Club for Discount Gift Cards

Granny tip #743: Did you know that Costco and Sam’s Club sell merchant gift cards at a discounted price? From local businesses to national brands, you can save money by buying your gift cards in ‘bulk.’ I use bulk loosely since the packages can contain anywhere from 2 to 5 gift cards depending on the merchant. Either keep the entire grouping of gift cards …

eBay Digital Gift Card Sale


December 16, 2015 | 0 Comment

eBay Digital Gift Card Sale

There's only 9 shopping days left until Christmas! If you haven't started your shopping or if you still have a few people left on your list, have no worries. eBay is currently running a digital gift card sale with discounts up to 30% off. No need to leave the house - simply log on, choose a gift card, and have it delivered electronically! Nothing beats …

How to Snag Last Minute Online Deals


December 13, 2015 | 0 Comment

How to Snag Last Minute Online Deals

So, you totally lost track of the days in December and you’re starting to panic since you haven’t even started to Christmas shop. (Guilty!) Fortunately, we’re not alone and many retailers are pulling through to give us one last chance at some serious savings. Here’s four ways to cash in on last minute deals:   1. Shop Green Monday 12/14: Green Monday is the third largest online …

Give Back on #GivingTuesday


November 30, 2015 | 0 Comment

Give Back on #GivingTuesday

Give Back on #GivingTuesday Is your purse or wallet full of change after all the Black Friday shopping? Do you have PTO days to burn before January 1st? After the hustle and bustle of one of the biggest shopping weekends, #GivingTuesday reminds us to give back to those less fortunate than us. After giving thanks and getting deals, this movement focuses on giving to charity. …

5 Steps to Stress Free Holiday Shopping


November 20, 2015 | 0 Comment

5 Steps to Stress Free Holiday Shopping

With the holiday season just around the corner, serious shoppers are starting to put together a game plan for gift giving. Since Black Friday unofficially starts the holiday season, we have put together an easy check list to help you conquer the shopping malls while being easy on your pocketbook. Our goal is to help you stay in the green while still having wiggle room …

Veteran's Day Freebies


November 10, 2015 | 0 Comment

Veteran's Day Freebies

Veteran’s Day Freebies: Most of the freebies listed below require proof of military service. Some examples include: Military ID Card, VA ID card, current Leave and Earnings Statement, Driver’s License with Veteran Designation, wearing your uniform, photograph in uniform, Veterans Organization card, DD214, and discharge paperwork. While most locations honor the Veteran’s Day freebies and discounts, some may not. We suggest calling ahead and verifying your …

New Gift Card Granny Community


October 15, 2015 | 0 Comment

New Gift Card Granny Community

Have a question about sales or discounts? Did you just snag a great deal online? We’ve wrapped up all the savings chatter into one online community forum. That’s right – Gift Card Granny, a discount gift card marketplace, created an online community where you can talk all things money-saving right from your living room. The new Gift Card Granny community forum lets you interact with …

Keep the Kids Busy This Summer with These 5 Budget-Friendly Activities


June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Keep the Kids Busy This Summer with These 5 Budget-Friendly Activities

  With the official start of summer just around the corner, we would like to provide you with some engaging, but wallet- friendly activities to keep the kiddos busy. Three long months of summer vacation can be costly, but Gift Card Granny is here to help you get the most out of your summer budget.  Here are a few ideas to …

7 Gift Ideas for Father's Day


June 16, 2015 | 0 Comment

7 Gift Ideas for Father's Day

Let’s face it, some dads are just hard to buy for! The sports dads are picky about fit and function. The tech dad is very specific on his needs in a gadget. And the has-everything dad isn’t able to give you any gift ideas.  We’ve compiled a list of nifty ideas for your dad. Read ahead if you’re still looking for that “AHA!” gift.  Remember, Father’s …