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  • Evening Roundup: Print coupons for freebies, New Recyclebank points & More

    Print two of these coupons for $2/2 Reach toothbrushes and use them at Vons/Pavilions and possibly all Safeway stores to get 4 toothbrushes for free after Catalina coupon. (Via Southern Cali Saver.)

    Print this coupon for $3/2 Dry Idea Roll-On or Clear Gel and stack it with this printable CVS coupon for $1/1 Dry Idea Gel Deodorant to get 2 FREE deodorant at CVS the week of November 14. (Via Hip 2 Save.)

    Handy for holiday baking: Get a printable coupon for $0.60/2 Dole Juice Cans (46 oz. or 6 oz. 6-packs).

    Get a printable coupon for $1/1 ThermaCare 2-ct+.

    Get 70 points at Recyclebank when you do the new weekly activities on the homepage, and take the Domtar quiz under the Earn Points tab.

    Experian has compiled a handy list of frugal apps favored by 24 personal finance writers (including yours truly). I recommended the ING app specifically because I use it personally to deposit checks (so easy!), but pretty much every bank offers a similar app so if you are confident of your bank’s software security, I highly recommend using their app. Mobile check deposit saves me time since I don’t have to go to the bank, and it also makes me money because the sooner I deposit a check, the sooner I start earning interest.

    Earlier today, I discovered the minimalist site Project 333 and am fascinated by the idea of paring my wardrobe down to 33 items (I don’t have much clothing anyway). I found this post by one participant detailing her pared-down wardrobe to be very helpful.

    Artisan Bread in Five shows how to make ghoulish breadsticks for Halloween.

    Enter code HALLOWEENPARTY25 for 25 points! Banner ad via Logical Media.