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  • Tear it apart: What makes quality workboots

    Tear it apart: What makes quality workboots

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:04:36 GMT
    RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – Many jobs require their workers to wear steel toed boots. They can be a lifesaver-or a foot saver-when working around heavy machinery or harsh weather. But they don't come cheap.More >>
    For those who work around heavy equipment, steel-toed boots are a must. From the outside, it's hard to see how the boot is made. NBC12's Diva of Discounts tears it apart to show you what goes into creating a shoe that will last.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Getting the right CFL light "color"

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Getting the right CFL light "color"

    Friday, December 28 2012 6:23 PM EST2012-12-28 23:23:40 GMT
    75-watt light bulbs will be phased out in 2013, forcing consumers to invest in more environment-friendly light bulbs. When I bought a bulb on clearance, I didn't pay much attention to the packaging -More >>
    Compact fluorescent lights use about one fourth the wattage of an incandescent. So if you're used to a 40-watt bulb, you'll now look for 10-watt CFL - but make sure you pay attention to color temperature.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Chesterfield Berry Farm and Market

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Chesterfield Berry Farm and Market

    Thursday, December 27 2012 5:45 PM EST2012-12-27 22:45:13 GMT
    Many retailers offered extra freebies during the holidays to get you to shop at their store. But there's one shop in town where that happens every day. We all know the benefits of eating fruits andMore >>
    We all know the benefits of eating fruits and vegetables. The Chesterfield Berry Farm and Market is helping you do it for less.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Save money on heating repairs

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Save money on heating repairs

    Friday, December 21 2012 5:25 PM EST2012-12-21 22:25:07 GMT
    When it comes to expensive home repairs, nothing tops a problem with your furnace. When it goes out, a repair can cost from a few hundred to several thousand dollars. Here is some advice so a small partMore >>
    When it comes to expensive home repairs, nothing tops a problem with your furnace. When it goes out, a repair can cost from a few hundred to several thousand dollars.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Top ways to save money before the end of 2012

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Top ways to save money before the end of 2012

    Thursday, December 20 2012 5:43 PM EST2012-12-20 22:43:08 GMT
    As 2012 comes to an end, there are some money matters you need to pay attention to. Here are the top seven things to consider before December 31 rolls around. The first way to save money is to maximizeMore >>
    As 2012 comes to an end, there are some money matters you need to pay attention to. Here are the top seven things to consider before December 31 rolls around.More >>
  • More Bang for Your Buck: Cheaper laundry costs

    More Bang for Your Buck: Cheaper laundry costs

    Thursday, December 13 2012 5:44 PM EST2012-12-13 22:44:06 GMT
    I dread it, but it has to be done. It's the laundry and on average, it costs about a dollar to wash and dry one load. But you can do it for less without compromising your wardrobe. When it comes to detergent,More >>
    Like death and taxes, laundry is inevitable. A family of four spends hundreds of dollars a year to clean their clothes. NBC12's Diva of Discounts has a few tricks up her sleeve to help you save money in the laundry room.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: VACU statement rewards

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: VACU statement rewards

    Friday, December 7 2012 6:43 PM EST2012-12-07 23:43:04 GMT
    We're used to banks holding our money and deducting it when we spend, but there's one local institution that's giving it back. How'd you like to get discounts and refunds, just for shopping where youMore >>
    Virginia Credit Union is rewarding its customers with future discounts on the purchases they make.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Save on gas with holiday shopping

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Save on gas with holiday shopping

    Thursday, November 29 2012 5:49 PM EST2012-11-29 22:49:22 GMT
    Holiday shopping is well underway and now your purchases could lower the price you pay for gas. The "Fuel Rewards Network" just started in Metro Richmond. It's a rewards program for Shell stations. TheMore >>
    The "Fuel Rewards Network" just started in Metro Richmond. It's a rewards program for Shell stations. The more purchases you make at participating retailers, the lower your price per gallon.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Selling on Craigslist

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Selling on Craigslist

    Thursday, November 8 2012 5:16 PM EST2012-11-08 22:16:24 GMT
    We all have things around the house we really don't want or need. Instead of going through the trouble of a yard sale, sellers are turning to Craigslist. Jonathan Sharpe has been a carpenter sinceMore >>
    We all have things around the house we really don't want or need. Instead of going through the trouble of a yard sale, sellers are turning to Craigslist. More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Make money recycling metal

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Make money recycling metal

    Thursday, November 1 2012 5:40 PM EDT2012-11-01 21:40:05 GMT
    The average person generates more than four pounds of garbage everyday and much of that can be recycled. Since ditching my trash pickup, I've been recycling religiously. But I have to pay $25 a yearMore >>
    The average person generates more than four pounds of garbage everyday and much of that can be recycled.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Trade in clothes at the Clothes Mentor

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Trade in clothes at the Clothes Mentor

    Friday, October 26 2012 6:13 PM EDT2012-10-26 22:13:10 GMT
    Ladies, do you want to update your style without paying a fortune? Now you can update your wardrobe using clothes you already have. Since 'Clothes Mentor' opened last spring, thousands of items have comeMore >>
    Since 'Clothes Mentor' opened last spring, thousands of items have come and gone through their doors.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Using catalinas to save money

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Using catalinas to save money

    Friday, October 19 2012 6:19 PM EDT2012-10-19 22:19:23 GMT
    Grocery stores are constantly running promotions that will get you inside the store to shop. You get them all the time, you just may not know what they're called. Those little coupons that spit out onMore >>
    You get them all the time, you just may not know what they're called. Those little coupons that spit out on that printer beside the cash register. These are "catalinas" and you'll get them depending on what you buy.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Bonus savings on receipts

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Bonus savings on receipts

    Thursday, October 11 2012 5:51 PM EDT2012-10-11 21:51:58 GMT
    For the past few years, I've noticed more and more stores and restaurants offering bonus savings for your opinion. Stopping into a Dunkin Donuts in Sandston, I was in the mood for coffee and a donut.More >>
    Do you throw away store receipts as soon as you get home? NBC12's Diva of Discounts explains why you might want to take a closer look ---- for deeper savings, the next time you get one.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Military and Money app

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Military and Money app

    Friday, October 5 2012 8:28 AM EDT2012-10-05 12:28:40 GMT
    Having a spouse or family member deployed overseas can be stressful enough without worrying about finances. There are certain money matters that can be more complicated for military families than forMore >>
    The free "Military and Money" app for iPhone was recently released by the Better Business Bureau and McGraw-Hill. It features budgeting, debt reduction and savings tools plus military-specific tips on deployments, home buying and selling, debt issues and credit cards.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: More consignment sales this weekend

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: More consignment sales this weekend

    Friday, September 28 2012 5:55 PM EDT2012-09-28 21:55:22 GMT
    This is the last chance of the season to clothe your kids for pennies on the dollar - five more consignment sales run this weekend. Starting in Chesterfield, Kids Closet Consignment is open for businessMore >>
    This is the last chance of the season to clothe your kids for pennies on the dollar - five more consignment sales run this weekend.More >>
  • More Bang For Your Buck: Virginia State Fair Discounts

    More Bang For Your Buck: Virginia State Fair Discounts

    Thursday, September 27 2012 5:48 PM EDT2012-09-27 21:48:29 GMT
    If you want to get your State Fair of Virginia tickets for less, NBC12's Diva of Discounts can tell you how. More >>
    If you want to get your State Fair of Virginia tickets for less, NBC12's Diva of Discounts can tell you how. More >>
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    Savingstar.com uses virtual coupons

    Savingstar.com uses virtual coupons

    Thursday, September 6 2012 5:02 PM EDT2012-09-06 21:02:00 GMT
    Here's the name you want to remember: "savingstar.com". Unlike other sites that allow you to print coupons to redeem in the store, this site banks the savings in an online account. Setting up your accountMore >>
    Saving money is something everyone wants, but not everyone wants the hassle of clipping coupons. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you how you can put money back in your pocket without picking up a pair of scissors.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Children's consignment sale

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Children's consignment sale

    Friday, August 31 2012 5:16 PM EDT2012-08-31 21:16:56 GMT
    One of our area's largest children's consignment sales is open for business. With more than 32,000 consigned items, "Ring Around the Rosy" has something for everyone. "We have been around since theMore >>
    One of our area's largest children's consignment sales is open for business. With more than 32,000 consigned items, "Ring Around the Rosy" has something for everyone.More >>
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    Top 5 Reasons for Slow Computers

    Top 5 Reasons for Slow Computers

    Friday, August 24 2012 5:00 PM EDT2012-08-24 21:00:41 GMT
    Adam Camp is a Geek Squad double agent. He's the guy that comes to your house when you can't fix your computer on your own. He's noticed some common themes when it comes to slow-running systems. NumberMore >>
    Is your computer running slow? NBC12's Diva of Discounts counts down the top five reasons it might be and how you can fix it yourself for free.More >>
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    Save money shopping consignment

    Save money shopping consignment

    Thursday, August 23 2012 5:09 PM EDT2012-08-23 21:09:06 GMT
    Tickles and Giggles Consignment Sale is the first of season, offering deep discounts on every kid's item you can think of. "This sale is going to be one of our biggest sales. We're going to be well overMore >>
    Fall and winter consignment sales are open for business, saving parents big money on back to school shopping. NBC 12's Diva of Discounts shows you how much you can save buying second hand.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Affordable dental care

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Affordable dental care

    Thursday, August 16 2012 5:09 PM EDT2012-08-16 21:09:03 GMT
    Maintaining healthy teeth and gums is vital to our well-being, but many people forgo the dental care they need due to high costs. For self-employed father of three Steve Less, the price of traditionalMore >>
    Maintaining healthy teeth and gums is vital to our well-being, but many people forgo the dental care they need due to high costs.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Hosting online shopping parties

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Hosting online shopping parties

    Friday, August 10 2012 5:16 PM EDT2012-08-10 21:16:27 GMT
    Have you ever wanted to have a shopping party at your home, but dreaded the work that goes into hosting one? NBC12's Diva of Discounts discovered an easier way to sell products without all the fuss.More >>
    Have you ever wanted to have a shopping party at your home, but dreaded the work that goes into hosting one? Instead of having the party at her house, Eleanor hosted it on facebook.More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Foraging for food in your back yard

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Foraging for food in your back yard

    Thursday, July 26 2012 6:39 PM EDT2012-07-26 22:39:51 GMT
    There's free food all over your backyard. A word of warning though: make sure you know what you're eating — or you could put your health in jeopardy. When Mackenzie Sanders wants a snack, she doesn'tMore >>
    When Mackenzie Sanders wants a snack, she doesn't open the fridge. She heads to the back yard. Mackenzie is a forager. She eats what she finds growing wild.More >>
  • Mobile Apps to help Save on Back to School

    Mobile Apps to help Save on Back to School

    Monday, July 23 2012 5:15 PM EDT2012-07-23 21:15:42 GMT
    Charlotte (WBTV) There was an audible groan at my house when the first ‘back-to-school' ad aired. I was the one grimacing! If you're like me you're not ready. And being organized is the first step toMore >>
    Back to school shopping made easier for one mom by her mobile apps.  How she does it!More >>
  • Enter to win $10,000 in home energy improvements

    Enter to win $10,000 in home energy improvements

    Thursday, July 19 2012 5:34 PM EDT2012-07-19 21:34:54 GMT
    Going green could mean $10,000 in energy improvements. One lucky homeowner will win the home energy makeover — but you can't win, if you don't enter. If the AC is running and your house won't cool down,More >>
    The RREA has launched the Richmond Home Energy Makeover Contest. One person in our area will win a $10,000 home energy makeover. More >>
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    Spend less on undergarments

    Spend less on undergarments

    Thursday, July 5 2012 6:00 PM EDT2012-07-05 22:00:13 GMT
    "You can pay upward of $40 or $50 for a bra," said Edward Upton, Owner of Cheap Undies. But now you don't have to. "We noticed that a lot of brands have a lot of excess product," he added. That boutiquesMore >>
    Whether practical or risqué, we all buy underwear - but sometimes the price tag can get your knickers in a bunch. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you how to get big bargains on your undergarments. More >>
  • MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Best hotel deals

    MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Best hotel deals

    Thursday, June 28 2012 5:45 PM EDT2012-06-28 21:45:59 GMT
    Hotel rates are going up. The average room rate is expected to top $100 this year, according to Consumer Reports. Finding a nice hotel room at a great rate can take some work. Consumer Reports' Tod MarksMore >>
    Hotel rates are going up. The average room rate is expected to top $100 this year, according to Consumer Reports. Finding a nice hotel room at a great rate can take some work.More >>
  • More Bang for your Buck: Business liquidation by auction

    More Bang for your Buck: Business liquidation by auction

    Friday, June 1 2012 5:54 PM EDT2012-06-01 21:54:18 GMT
    When businesses close their doors for good, sometimes they're left with excess merchandise. When USA Baby went bankrupt, it still had a bunch of merchandise that didn't sell. Now Motley's will auctionMore >>
    When businesses close their doors for good, sometimes they're left with excess merchandise. When USA Baby went bankrupt, it still had a bunch of merchandise that didn't sell.More >>
  • Tear it Apart: Air filters

    Tear it Apart: Air filters

    Friday, May 18 2012 5:35 PM EDT2012-05-18 21:35:17 GMT
    Air filters are crucial to keeping your home free of dirt and allergens, but their price range is huge. Does the performance justify the price tag? You can get four "Flanders" filters for less than $3.More >>
    Air filters are crucial to keeping your home free of dirt and allergens, but their price range is huge. Does the performance justify the price tag?More >>
  • Transform your home inexpensively

    Transform your home inexpensively

    Thursday, May 17 2012 5:47 PM EDT2012-05-17 21:47:32 GMT
    Imagine losing your job one week before you're set to close on your newly constructed house. A Richmond man shared his secrets for making his home beautiful without spending a fortune. "The realityMore >>
    A Richmond man shared his secrets for making his home beautiful without spending a fortune.More >>
  • Tear it Apart: Looking inside mattresses

    Tear it Apart: Looking inside mattresses

    Friday, May 11 2012 6:18 PM EDT2012-05-11 22:18:05 GMT
    Buying a mattress is a big investment — with big consequences. You want your purchase to last, without giving you back trouble! Moeen Khan has seen mattress construction improve dramatically over hisMore >>
    Buying a mattress is a big investment — with big consequences. You want your purchase to last, without giving you back trouble!More >>
  • Which batteries last longest?

    Which batteries last longest?

    Thursday, May 10 2012 6:10 PM EDT2012-05-10 22:10:30 GMT
    Tired of throwing away money on batteries that don't seem to last? I bought 11 different brands of AA batteries and put them in identical flashlights to shed some light on which ones last the longest.More >>
    Tired of throwing away money on batteries that don't seem to last? I bought 11 different brands of AA batteries and put them in identical flashlights to shed some light on which ones last the longest.More >>
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    Get paid to search and play

    Get paid to search and play

    Monday, May 7 2012 2:21 PM EDT2012-05-07 18:21:47 GMT
    When Lyla was born, Eleanor Ross and her husband decided she'd become a stay at home mom, but they had to figure out how to cut it financially. "We just kind of scrambled to figure out a way to cut ourMore >>
    You can get paid for searching the internet, playing games or watching videos. NBC12's discount diva shows you how a Powhatan mom paid for her entire Christmas using Swagbucks.com.More >>
  • Tear it apart: how long do pillows last?

    Tear it apart: how long do pillows last?

    Friday, May 4 2012 5:33 PM EDT2012-05-04 21:33:49 GMT
    Every morning when I wake up, my neck hurts, and I'm starting to think the problem is my pillow. So I took it to the Mattress Place, so we could tear it apart and find the problem. Moeen Khan has beenMore >>
    If you spent last night tossing and turning, the problem could be your pillow.More >>
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    Free mulch for all

    Free mulch for all

    Friday, May 4 2012 11:13 AM EDT2012-05-04 15:13:38 GMT
    Mulch serves several purposes-it holds in moisture and regulates temperatures. It keeps weeds out and feeds the soil. A truck full of mulch costs about $30 and most yards will need more than one load.More >>
    If a good looking yard is important to you, then you know it doesn't come cheap. But you can get one of the essential products without spending a dime. NBC12's diva of discounts will tell you where to get free mulch.More >>
  • More Bang for Your Buck: The science behind the coupon

    More Bang for Your Buck: The science behind the coupon

    Thursday, May 3 2012 5:52 PM EDT2012-05-03 21:52:58 GMT
    Sauer's iconic sign has brightened Broad Street for decades. It began with spices in 1887, adding Duke's Mayonnaise 43 years later. But one thing hasn't changed -- companies need to grow, and that meansMore >>
    Coupon use rose more than ten percent last year, but studies show there were fewer coupons distributed. NBC12's Diva of Discounts set out to find how manufacturers decide where their coupon goes, who they want to target and why they create them in the first place.More >>
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    Markup Madness: How much is too much?

    Markup Madness: How much is too much?

    Thursday, May 3 2012 12:47 PM EDT2012-05-03 16:47:53 GMT
    By Jennifer Warnick - bio | email Posted by Terry Alexander - email RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - We start in the grocery store with precut fruit and vegetables. According to walletpop.com, the markup runs aroundMore >>
    We all have our guilty pleasures that we buy -- even knowing they cost more than they should. But how much is too much? NBC12's discount diva will open your eyes to the mark-ups on products we buy every day, and how you can avoid paying the price.More >>
  • Buy tissues, get free gas

    Buy tissues, get free gas

    Thursday, April 19 2012 5:41 PM EDT2012-04-19 21:41:48 GMT
    Puffs Tissues are $1.25 each. When you buy three, you'll get 20 cents off per gallon, with a maximum of 20 gallons per fill up. With tax, you'll pay $3.94 for the tissues and get $4 worth of gas. You profit six cents every time you work this deal.More >>
  • Home-canning making a comeback

    Home-canning making a comeback

    Thursday, March 29 2012 5:10 PM EDT2012-03-29 21:10:24 GMT
    Home canning is making a comeback, though some say it never really went away.More >>
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    Making more money liquidating online

    Making more money liquidating online

    Thursday, March 29 2012 5:06 PM EDT2012-03-29 21:06:37 GMT
    Selling your unwanted household items takes a lot of time and effort. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you how one local online auction helps you get rid of what you don't want and get more money for your items.More >>
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    One stop shop for finding deals

    One stop shop for finding deals

    Friday, March 23 2012 5:57 PM EDT2012-03-23 21:57:00 GMT
    They say money doesn't grow on trees. And the Diva of Discounts agrees. That's why she's giving away one of her trade secrets when it comes to finding money saving deals.More >>
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    Money wasted on phantom power

    Money wasted on phantom power

    Thursday, March 22 2012 5:15 PM EDT2012-03-22 21:15:52 GMT
    We all have electronic devices in our homes that we never unplug. You may not know it...but even when they're off, they can still pull power. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you how much of your bill is wasted on plugged-in devices you're not using.More >>
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    Home decor at a discount

    Home decor at a discount

    Friday, March 16 2012 5:12 PM EDT2012-03-16 21:12:44 GMT
    When you hear consignment, you think of filling your closet for less. But we've found a sale that can spruce up your entire house. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you what kind of deals you can expect at the "Curtain Call Home and Décor" consignment sale.More >>
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    Richmond consignment stores offer designer deals

    Richmond consignment stores offer designer deals

    Thursday, March 15 2012 5:35 PM EDT2012-03-15 21:35:15 GMT
    When it comes to shopping on a budget, trendy designer labels tend to get left off the shopping list, but they don't have to. NBC12's Diva of Discounts shows you how you can score high-dollar couture at consignment prices.More >>
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    Different papers, Different coupons

    Different papers, Different coupons

    Thursday, March 8 2012 5:11 PM EST2012-03-08 22:11:17 GMT
    Not all newspapers are created equal and that's especially true when it comes to coupons. NBC12's Diva of Discounts analyzed them all and found that the bigger city doesn't always mean better value.More >>
  • Tear it Apart: Why does your vacuum break?

    Tear it Apart: Why does your vacuum break?

    Friday, March 2 2012 5:09 PM EST2012-03-02 22:09:34 GMT
    Replacing a broken vacuum can be frustrating and expensive. NBC12's Diva of Discounts tears them apart to take a closer look at what's causing them to malfunction.More >>
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    Free tax help

    Free tax help

    Thursday, March 1 2012 5:10 PM EST2012-03-01 22:10:28 GMT
    According to the IRS, 80% of taxpayers buy software or pay agencies to complete their taxes. There's help available, and it doesn't cost a dime. NBC12's Diva of Discounts has the list.More >>
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    1909-1982 pennies worth more

    1909-1982 pennies worth more

    Thursday, February 23 2012 5:10 PM EST2012-02-23 22:10:57 GMT
    With today's metal prices, it costs twice as much to produce pennies and nickels than they're actually worth. Just last week, the Obama administration asked Congress to find a new alloy to make the coins. NBC12's Diva of Discounts explains why some pennies are more valuable than others.More >>
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    Police search and seizure auction

    Police search and seizure auction

    Thursday, February 16 2012 5:09 PM EST2012-02-16 22:09:08 GMT
    One investigator's evidence, could become another person's red hot deal! Sometimes, evidence from criminal cases cannot be returned to its original owners...and police cannot store it indefinitely. NBC12's Diva of Discounts explains how you could score a deal.More >>
  • Search for your deceased relatives unclaimed cash

    Search for your deceased relatives unclaimed cash

    Tuesday, February 14 2012 5:17 PM EST2012-02-14 22:17:33 GMT
    One in four Virginians has unclaimed property at the Virginia Department of the Treasury. It can range from a watch, to a ring to a drum set and it could belong to you. "We have over 5 million differentMore >>
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    Frugal ideas that save money

    Frugal ideas that save money

    Friday, February 3 2012 5:15 PM EST2012-02-03 22:15:26 GMT
    We all do little things to save money, but when you put them all together, the savings can be impressive. NBC12's Diva of Discounts is giving away some of her favorite cheapskate ideas. More >>
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    Tear it Apart: inside a quality suit

    Tear it Apart: inside a quality suit

    Thursday, February 2 2012 6:21 PM EST2012-02-02 23:21:19 GMT
    When buying a man's suit, there are a few details you can see on the outside to determine if it's nice quality. But as NBC12's Diva of Discounts found out, you have to tear it apart and look on the inside to find what makes a decent suit. More >>
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    Twenty dollar grocery challenge

    Twenty dollar grocery challenge

    Thursday, January 26 2012 8:05 PM EST2012-01-27 01:05:12 GMT
    Grocery prices are higher than ever, putting a tight squeeze on many budgets. NBC12's Diva of Discounts introduces you to Richmond's newest frugal blogger - to see how far she can stretch $20 in the supermarket.
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    Coupon Swap

    Coupon Swap

    Friday, January 20 2012 5:31 PM EST2012-01-20 22:31:47 GMT
    For smart shoppers who never pay retail, coupons are a must have. NBC12's Diva of Discounts found a way to bulk up your stash without spending a dime.More >>
  • Buying the correct lightbulbs

    Buying the correct lightbulbs

    Thursday, January 19 2012 7:01 PM EST2012-01-20 00:01:18 GMT
    Delayed, but not cancelled! 40 to 100 watt light bulbs are still going away. The government mandated phase-out begins this October, which will force you into the market for new bulbs. NBC12's Diva of Discounts breaks down what you need to look for when buying new light bulbs.More >>
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    Giving new life to expired coupons

    Giving new life to expired coupons

    Friday, January 13 2012 5:28 PM EST2012-01-13 22:28:18 GMT
    While many troops make their exit from the Middle East, hundreds of thousands of other military personnel remain stationed at bases all around the world. NBC12's Diva of Discounts explains how something you might throw away could ease the burden of providing for military families abroad.More >>
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    Daily deal with a cause

    Daily deal with a cause

    Thursday, January 12 2012 5:12 PM EST2012-01-12 22:12:11 GMT
    Here's a new daily deal site that is setting itself apart from the rest. NBC12's Diva of Discounts --- shows you how "loverva.com" is giving back to the community and saving you money, at the same time.More >>
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    Controlling Credit Card Debt: Pay it off faster for less money

    Controlling Credit Card Debt: Pay it off faster for less money

    Thursday, January 5 2012 5:35 PM EST2012-01-05 22:35:07 GMT
    The joy of the holidays is behind us and now we're faced with the dreaded credit card bills. NBC12's Diva of Discounts explains how you can find relief if you spent more than you can afford.More >>
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