Tax Free Shopping Holidays by State


Tax Free Shopping days are coming – here’s a list of the days and details for each state!  Tennessee sales tax is a whopping nearly 10% – so this is a HUGE discount if you’re planning to make a big purchase.  Tennessee’s Tax-Free Holiday is August 7-August 9 and applies to the following merchandise:

  • Clothes under $100, School and Art Supplies under $100, Computers under $1500

Thanks to Surviving a Teacher’s Salary for helping us put this list together!

ALABAMA- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies, computers, books)

ARKANSAS- August 1-2 (clothing, supplies)

CONNECTICUT – August 16-22 (clothing, footwear)

FLORIDA-August 7-16

GEORGIA – July 31 – August 1 (clothing, supplies, computers)

IOWA- August 7-8 (clothing)

MARYLAND- August 9-15 (clothing, footwear)

MISSISSIPPI- July 31-August 1 (clothing, footwear)

MISSOURI- August 7-9 (clothing, computers, supplies)

NEW MEXICO- August 7-9 (clothing, computers, supplies)

OHIO- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies, instructional materials)

OKLAHOMA- August 7-9 (clothing)

SOUTH CAROLINA- August 7-9 (clothing, computer, supplies)

TENNESSEE- August 7-9 (clothing, computer, supplies)

TEXAS- August 7-9 (clothing, backpacks, supplies)

VIRGINIA- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies)



And if you’re more into shopping ONLINE – make sure you prepare yourself for the Amazon Prime Day, which is going to be something along the lines of a Black Friday event for Amazon Prime members only….  can’t wait to see what they’ll offer!

My Bi-Lo Trip: Totally Free Colgate Toothpaste!


Colgate is FREE at Bi-Lo again!

This picture above is actually from the last time I stocked up at Bi-Lo on Colgate, but I thought I’d trot it out one more time since I still have plenty in my stockpile. ;)

This is a great week to replenish your dwindling toothpaste stockpile and have enough extra to drop off at a local shelter.

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OFF! Coupons + Walmart Deal


We have some nice new OFF! coupons that will help keep the bugs at bay – and here’s a Walmart deal to help you try out the cool new Off! Mosquito Lamp!

Buy OFF! Mosquito Lamp for $11.97
Use $3 Off! MOsquito Lamp Coupon
Use $2 Ibotta Rebate
(makes it $6.97)




Check out hundred’s more Printable Coupons available this week!

Starbucks Frappuccinos only $3! (Last Day)

Need a little pick me up?  Through today only, you can get a Starbucks frapp for only $3!

Starbucks is hosting their Frappuccino Fan Flavor Blended Beverage on select 16oz. Starbucks Grande Frappuccino Drinks listed below for $3 valid from July 3-6, 2015 from 2pm-5pm at participating locations. 

Available Flavors

  • Caramel Cocoa Cluster Frappuccino Blended Coffee Beverage
  • Cinnamon Roll Frappuccino Blended Coffee Beverage
  • Cupcake Frappuccino Blended Creme Beverage