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10 Ways to Save More When You Shop at Target

10 money-saving tips to know when you shop at Target
Fact: Shopping at Target is a lot of fun. There are so many great items there that it’s easy to overspend. Fortunately, there are just as many tricks to shopping at the Bullseye - from paying attention to their markdown schedule to shopping the end caps - to help you stick to your budget and save some cash, too. Here are 10 of our favorite tips and tricks to help you save money on your next Target run:

10 Stores That Treat You for Your Birthday

10 stores that give you free stuff for your birthday!
What better way to celebrate your birthday than with free things from different stores and restaurants? From a free drink at Starbucks to a free gift from Sephora, we’ve got you covered with this round-up of our favorite food and fashion freebies available to you - the birthday babe! Here are ten stores that treat you just for being born.

Summer Entertaining Essentials Under $30

Summer entertaining essentials under $30
There’s always a reason to celebrate during the summer, but finding everything you need for your next get-together on a budget can be difficult. Fortunately, we found ten summer entertaining essentials for under $30. Right now we're loving a mix of natural elements and textures, from a sea blue glass pitcher to a metal drink tub to a wooden cheese board. Trust us, these items will make you the star of your next party (whether you choose to disclose how little you spent is up to you!)

Shine On! 15 Summer Brights Under $50

Summer brights
Summer is a time for bright colors. Clothing, accessories, makeup, and home décor all look fantastic in summer brights and these affordable under-$50 items will help you shop this trend on a budget. From a yellow maxi dress from Lulu’s, to a red outdoor pouf from Kohl’s, to a teal purse from Charming Charlie, these summer brights are fun items that you'll love.

10 Stylish Dorm Décor Picks Under $30

Dorm decor picks under $30
School's out for the summer, but it's never too early to start planning your dorm room décor. While decorating dorm rooms can be difficult - especially with the lack of space and funds that comes with being a student - it's easier than ever to find decor accents that you'll love. Start with this list of décor steals under $30: From a chic table lamp that will illuminate your desk or nightstand, to a patterned picture frame to house a memory from home, to wall art that gives you a focal point for your dorm room, this list will make your dorm room a home away from home - on a budget!