Maintaining a healthy budget can be similar to dieting. It can begin with a well thought out plan and great intentions and then fail due to lack of exercising the behaviors that lead to success. Being a member of loyalty programs is a smart way to redeem incredible discounts and maintain a healthy budget. However, […]
Are you traveling this Labor Day weekend? According to a USA Today article lodging prices are up 12% over Labor Day weekend. Although most travel prices go through the roof during holidays and long weekends, don’t fret! We’ve been hunting down the best Labor Day deals just for you. Our mission is to help you […]
It’s always a challenge choosing our favorite loyalty programs because there are so many great options! When making our final selection we considered both how much you could save and, of course, how much fun you would have taking advantage of each unique offer. These summer discounts are the perfect last hurrah before school […]
Sightseeing, exotic foods, new cultures, and exploring. What’s not to love about traveling abroad? Well, there is one thing that isn’t so favorable for most, and that’s the high cost of travel.
Although traveling abroad can be an expensive adventure, it’s one many people desire to experience. In a down economy it’s important to know where […]
You may be asking yourself, what is loyalty program? Companies create loyalty programs to increase brand loyalty with their customers. In a competitive marketplace companies know you have options when you go shopping. They want to help you find the best deal while still earning your business by [participating in their programs. Loyalty program defined: […]
Here’s a frightening fact: According to the National Retail Federation, American’s will spend $2.08 billion on candy and $360 million on greeting cards for Halloween. Second only to Christmas, in terms of spending on decorations, Americans will spend $1.96 billion on life-size skeletons, fake cob webs, mantle pieces and other Halloween decorations.
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Everyone wants time and money, two hot commodities that are hard to hold onto. With busy schedules and daily expenses your budget can easily get thrown out the window. With the holiday season almost here it’s essential to start finding ways to save.
Here are a few creative ways you can start spending less right now:
Are visions of sugar plums dancing in your head? Maybe you’re not there yet, but it’s never too early to start budgeting for the holiday season. According to the National Retail Federation American’s will spend and average of $737.95 on gifts, dÑ?Ð´â?cor, greeting cards and more this holiday season. Saving money during the holidays seems […]
If you really like a business, chances are you are a member of their loyalty program. If you are not, maybe it is time to consider. Advantages of loyalty cards are not lacking, and brands are getting better at how they market and leverage their loyalty programs to give you the best possible rewards.
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Consumers are not the only beneficiaries of loyalty programs. Loyal customers make a business successful. Don’t believe me? Northwestern University did a study on consumer loyalty and found that 15% of a business’s most loyal customers accounted for 55% to 70% of the company’s total sales!
So the question for brands has become, how do you […]
Ever imagine that your college alumni association has a loyalty program offering discounts and other benefits? I’ll bet it does, and that there are valuable benefits that alumni (and in some cases, students, faculty and […]