Savvy Savings

We love our customers and we want to arm you with the knowledge to be savvy savers! Learn how to make informed buying decisions and make the most of your money.

3 Ways to Get (Remotely) Creative with Back to School

Fall is just around the corner and the traditional “welcome back to school” is looking quite different this year, for elementary schoolers and college kids alike. As we’re all adapting to a more digital and distanced world, it’s important to focus on the little things you can do to make each remotely back to school or work day… Read More »

6 Family Staycation Ideas to Try This Fall

There’s no better way to make lasting memories than with a family vacation. However once school starts up and everyone’s schedules become busier, it can be hard to take time for a true family vacation. Instead, why not try a family staycation? Staycations are every bit as fun and memorable, but a little (or a lot) more friendly… Read More »

5 Free Budgeting Apps to Keep Your Savings in Check

It’s no secret that budgeting and saving are keys to financial success. The good thing is, there are so many things you can do–big and small–to fit budgeting and saving into your everyday life (even if you’re the type of person that can’t seem to save). At BLINQ, for example, we’re passionate about shopping smarter so we can splurge… Read More »

3 Tips for Buying Open Box or Refurbished Tools

Whether you’re a homeowner, DIY-er or all around handyman (or woman), chances are you have a few useful power tools in your arsenal. But inevitably, there comes a time when even the most trusted of power tools reaches their last leg, and repairs or a new battery won’t suffice as a fix. So, what can you do when… Read More »

5 Frugal Yet Memorable Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Dads are special for so many different reasons, so it only makes sense that the best Father’s Day gifts aren’t one size fits all. Depending on what your dad is into, there’s a perfect gift out there for him. If you’re not sure where to start, we have you covered with five great Father’s Day gift ideas that… Read More »