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Summer Fun Freebies: Free LEGOLAND Ticket, Fishing Days

The summer months were made for adventures, not wasting away your days with Netflix! That's why this week's roundup of the best freebies is full of free (and nearly free) family activities. Read on to see how you can score free tickets to Six Flags and LEGOLAND, go fishing without a license, and more.

Following Macy's Lead, Kohl's Will Open an Outlet Store

Outlets were once for luxury retailers offloading excess inventory; but now, even popular department stores are looking to reach deal-saavy shoppers.

VIDEO: Are Smart Mirrors Creepy?

More and more retailers are adding "smart mirrors" to their stores — mirrors that allow you to virtually try on other styles and patterns of the clothes you're actually trying on. As we get more and more accustomed to this miracle of modern science, retailers are thinking about adding some technology to the actual dressing rooms. Is this creepy?

Best Memorial Day Sales: Gap, Amazon, Best Buy, Sears, Lowe's, and More!

Happy Memorial Day, deal-seekers! While you've been enjoying your long weekend, we've been busy rounding up the best Memorial Day sales and coupons. Read on to see the patriotic savings from Gap, Dell, Sears, and others.

Food, Cribs, and Cars: What to Do for Product Recalls

Product recalls can be scary, and probably should be cause for action. But these steps and resource will help you navigate a recall in a safe and timely way.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in June

With graduation ceremonies and Father's Day on the horizon, June can quickly turn into an expensive month. To ensure you don't blow through your summer budget in the first few weeks of the season, we've created a buying guide of items you should and shouldn't purchase this month.

Avoid the Noid: 10 Brand Mascot Fails

Frosted Flakes might be able to use Tony the Tiger to hawk their flaky wares until the sun literally explodes, but not every brand is going to be able to come up with something as grrrrrreat! Beloved mascots are hard to come by, and we've rounded up 10 examples to prove it!

Let's Discuss: Why Aren't You Spending More at Walmart?

The last several months should have been a time of great profits for big retail chain stores, yet retail spending has, at best, remained flat. And Walmart blames you!

What to Expect From Memorial Day Sales

Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of the summer season, and like most major holidays, it brings with it a flood of deals and bargains. But unlike most holiday promotions, Memorial Day sales have a reputation for living up to their hype — that is, as long as you know what to buy.

37 Million People Will Travel for Memorial Day 2015

It's likely that you'll pay tribute to those who have served our country by going to a parade or family BBQ. We look at the miles, hot dogs, and other stats defining this holiday weekend.

What to Expect From National Donut Day

The first Friday of June is our favorite holiday: National Donut Day! Read on to see how to score free goodies and more.

Walmart Will Offer an Unlimited Shipping Service That's Cheaper Than Amazon

The biggest retailer in the world today announced the launch of a new free shipping program that, for half the cost of Amazon Prime, promises online deliveries in just three days or less. But without the numerous Prime-like perks, can Walmart win over today's online shoppers?

10 Tips Every Student Needs to Know About Paying for College

Americans owe more than $1 trillion in student debt, and it affects a lifetime of financial decisions. But planning, debt forgiveness, and more can help.

How Our Moms Taught Us to Save Money

Pretty much everyone who works at DealNews is savvy with their money, but how did we get this way? For many of us, it was our mom who taught us to exercise budget-friendly shopping habits. And so, in honor of Mother's Day, we decided to gather our staff's favorite tips from their moms.

15 Mother's Day Gifts to Avoid If You Want to Stay in the Will

Mother's Day is upon us, so you better get the woman who lovingly raised you a little something to say, "Thanks for putting up with all my B.S. over the years." To help you avoid tears and recriminations, we've put together a list of what not to get mom this year.

How to Save Money at Victoria's Secret

Got a favorite store? This week, we're taking a closer look at shopping trends at a handful of stores, so you can get the dirt on deals, discounts, and more. First up: The ever-popular lingerie chain, Victoria's Secret.

Amazon Ship-to-Trunk & 5 Other Weird Delivery Services

Amazon wants to deliver packages right to your car trunk — but only if you own an Audi, which is a strangely specific service. We look at 5 other historically weird (and effective) delivery methods.

Survey Says: Most Moms Want a Meal Out on Mother's Day

The results are in, and our Mother's Day survey shows a lot of moms aren't happy with their gifts — which is often nothing. So take mom out, or at least call.

Laughing All the Way to the Bank: How Joke Reviews on Amazon Drive Sales

Think the top results on Amazon are always the best options? They could be bolstered by hundreds of sarcastic or even negative reviews.

Historically Great Mother's Day Gifts

Will the gift you give your mom this Mother's Day go down in history as one of the all-time greatest? Nope! But check out these historically great Mother's Day gifts — from Greek gods to Elvis — and see which gifts for mom withstand the test of time.

Buy This, Not That: The 10 Best Gifts for Mother's Day

Your mom raised you, so the least you can do is put a little thought into her present. We show how to avoid common pitfalls and cliches with your Mother's Day gift.

What to Expect From 2015 Mother's Day Deals

Mother's Day is just around the corner! Since traditional gifts like flowers and jewelry are in high demand before the holiday, it's unlikely that you'll get the very best prices. However, our research shows there are still Mother's Day deals to be had, if you know where to look. Make your mama proud and read on to find out which gifts will offer big savings in 2015.

8 Surprising 'Limited Editions' That Now Cost a Ton on eBay

Brands like Victoria's Secret, TOMS, and Vans don't produce luxury goods — but due to scarcity and exclusivity, their limited editions can resell for massive markups.

How to Save Money at Newegg

Got a favorite store? This week, we're taking a closer look at shopping trends at a handful of stores, so you can get the dirt on deals, discounts, and more. Next up: Electronics seller, Newegg.

How to Save Money at L.L.Bean

Got a favorite store? This week, we're taking a closer look at shopping trends at a handful of stores, so you can get the dirt on deals, discounts, and more. Next up: Outdoor activities store, L.L.Bean.

How to Save Money at REI

REI sells gear and clothing for outdoor adventures and active lifestyles. In addition to their own REI brand, they sell items from popular brands like The North Face, Patagonia, Columbia, and Keen. Here are the types of discounts you can expect to find at REI, and tips on how you can save on your next purchase.

How to Save Money at Lowe's

Got a favorite store? This week, we're taking a closer look at shopping trends at a handful of stores, so you can get the dirt on deals, discounts, and more. Next up: DIY home improvement store, Lowe's.

How to Save Money at Dell Home

Dell Home sells laptops, desktops, and tablets, plus a wide selection of computer accessories and electronics. Most products sold by the store are from the Dell brand, but Dell Home also sells electronics and accessories from other major name brands, like Samsung, Sony, Seagate, Nikon, JBL, and more. Here are the types of discounts you can expect to find at Dell Home, and tips on how you can save on your next purchase.

How to Save Money at 6pm

6pm is the sister site of Zappos.com and offers discounted shoes, clothing, accessories, and more from well-known brands like Nike, Sperry Top-Sider, UGG, New Balance, and Frye. Here are the types of discounts you can expect to find at 6pm, and tips on how you can save on your next purchase.

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Online Coupon Codes

Coupons are everywhere online these days, but it can take some know-how to optimize them. We look at how to find coupons, identify the biggest savings, and use them successfully while troubleshooting any problems.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in May

May typically marks the start of beach season, but before you hit the shore, you'll want to check out our May buying guide, which lists the sales you need to watch out for this month, as well as those items you shouldn't buy.

The Power (to Save) is YOURS: 7 Earth Day Freebies and Deals for 2015

Everyone from Amazon to the federal government wants to help you celebrate Earth Day. Get free greeting cards, free milkshakes, and more.