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  • Evening Coffee: Catching Up

    Common Sense with Money has details on how to make $13 at Walgreens on Bayer blood sugar meters. The deal is good through January 30, and the Register Rewards expire two weeks after they print, so you can time your meter purchase with the weekly deals you really want. Preview upcoming deals at I Heart Wags.

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    Money Saving Mom and Life As Mom are hosting an Eat From Your Pantry Challenge for the month of January. They are trying to keep their grocery spending to just perishables, while creating meals using food that’s stocked in their pantry.

    If you shop at Meijer with coupons, take their survey, which is reportedly about doubling coupons, how much you use coupons and if you would stop shopping at a store that discontinues doubling coupons. You may also win one of 10 $50 Meijer gift cards.

    Mom It Forward is giving away a $250 Visa Cash Card from State Farm. Ends 12/31.

    My Money Blog shares a scary story about Oppenheimer’s shenanigans with the 529 accounts it manages.

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