fabulously frugal thursday: 4 after-christmas sales tips

by Barb on December 18, 2013

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Get a head start on next year’s Christmas supplies by shopping the after-Christmas sales with these 3 tips. Don’t forget to look for bargains for everyday items, too while doing your returns and post-Christmas bargain shopping.

As a bonus, review The Centsible Life’s 13 Year-End Money Moves to ensure you and your budget are on the right track for 2014. Did you know you’re entitled to a free credit report yearly? If you have plans to buy a house or car in 2014, knowing your credit score and report ahead of time can be a bargaining tool.

After-Christmas Sales tips

  1. Sale Shopping on Boxing Day from The Vintage Mom
  2. After-Holiday Clearance: Save Big on Everyday Items from Family Balance Sheet
  3. 50+ Secrets for Saving Money on Home and Family from Making Lemonade
  4. 13 Year-End Money Moves for 2013 from The Centsible Life

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Taking a Time Out Thursday, Home and Garden Thursday, The Mommy Club

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After working in the fundraising world for over ten years, Barb is an avid runner, writer, photographer, parent volunteer, and lover of dictionaries and thesauruses. Wife to an engineer and mom to 5 kids, Barb lives in the suburbs of Philly. Her idea of relaxation is an afternoon on the couch with a stack of books.

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Jordan Hansen December 18, 2013 at 7:13 pm

Thanks for another great party Barb. Merry Christmas!


Stephanie December 19, 2013 at 7:16 am

I always want to shop during the after Christmas sales but then I get overwhelmed. Great tips!
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Mary Ellen December 19, 2013 at 8:07 am

Great tips! Thanks for the reminder to save a few dollars for AFTER Christmas to be ready for next year!!!
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Carrie December 19, 2013 at 11:11 am

Thanks so much for sharing my 50+ tips! They’ve helped me save so much money and I hope they help others as well.


Gina Badalaty December 19, 2013 at 11:13 am

Turns out I’m really going to need some of these tips, thank you!


Barb December 19, 2013 at 1:26 pm

You’re welcome! They’re fantastic tips. I need reread Kelly’s post to make sure we’re ready for 2014.


Carrie @ Chockababy December 19, 2013 at 7:44 pm

I love shopping for Christmas decor right after the holiday. I love the deals and the surprises I get when I pull it out the next year!
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Kristia {Family Balance Sheet} December 20, 2013 at 8:46 am

Thanks for including my post in your round-up! I just pinned it. Have a Merry Christmas!
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Barb December 20, 2013 at 9:42 am

Thank you, and you, too! I hope you get plenty of rest just in time for the new year!


Ashley December 22, 2013 at 9:20 am

Thanks for hosting and inviting me!
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