Deal Diva at the Fair

Deal Diva at the Fair
Even at the Minnesota State Fair, our Deal Diva is always searching for that good deal. 1. A Buck or Less Head to mnstatefair.com and under “Food” you’ll find the “Fair Finder” tab. There are seven vendors selling items for $1 or less, including: $1 coffee at Rutana’s Hot Apple Dumplings $1 popcorn, Frontier hot dog,...

Deal Diva: Birthday Freebies

Deal Diva: Birthday Freebies
Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson is celebrating her birthday on August 21st! And in true Deal Diva fashion, she wanted to make sure you save some money on your special day! Starting with a fun a quirky spot to blow out the candles…Can Can Wonderland!  On a Thursday during your birthday month, bring at least 3 friends to play mini...

Deal Diva: Back to School Savings

Deal Diva: Back to School Savings
If you're kids are excited about the State Fair, that glee could soon ware off at the thought of school started the day after all the fun ends.  In about 3 weeks they'll be putting on their backpacks that are twice their size, tying up their brand new tennis shoes and bringing those school supplies to class. If you haven't purchased all the...

Deal Diva: Mani & Pedi Savings

Deal Diva: Mani & Pedi Savings
If you're trying to cut back on what you're spending every month, here are a few things to consider doing. 1. Cut out the daily stops at the coffee shop, 2. bring your own lunch to work and 3. cut back on those routine beauty splurges. Our Deal Diva did the math and found out that if you're getting your nails done every month, you could be...

Deal Diva: Selling Clothes Online

Deal Diva: Selling Clothes Online
According to the online resale shop, thredUP, 56-million women bought secondhand products in 2018. That's up from 44-million in 2017. In short, resale shopping is getting more and more popular. But there’s a right and a wrong way to do it. You know who knows a thing or two about saving some cash, especially on clothing? It’s TCL’s Deal...

Keeping Cool

It’s HOT HOT HOT outside and your kids need to COOL OFF!  Our Deal Diva has rounded up a few ways to keep the kids cooled off without spending a dime. Round Lake Splash Pad, Eden Prairie Wabun Park Wading Pool, Minneapolis Nicollet Commons Park, Burnsville Webber Natural Swimming Pool, Minneapolis

Amazon Prime Day, Target & Walmart Deals

Amazon Prime Day, Target & Walmart Deals
The biggest shopping day of the summer, which could be better than Black Friday, is happening this year on July 15th and July 16th. Amazon Prime Day is the annual shopping holiday that’s exclusive to Amazon Prime subscribers. The e-commerce company says there will be more than one-million deals across 18 countries. Once again this year,...

Deal Diva: Citywide Garage Sales

Deal Diva: Citywide Garage Sales
Summer is settling in and that means it is garage sale season! People are cleaning out all of their stuff and entire cities are jumping on board. TCL’s Deal Diva, reporter Kelli Hanson, stopped by with a list of which cities are selling and where you can score deals on everything from toys to furniture. NORTH METRO 1. Columbia Heights...

Deal Diva: Free Summer Activities

Deal Diva: Free Summer Activities
Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start to summer and pretty soon the kids will start the old “I’m bored!” song and dance. Thanks to our friends at MidCountry Bank, our Deal Diva is here with ideas to keep your kids and yourself happy for next nothing this summer. Vali-Hi Drive-In Movie Theater in Lake Elmo Kids 5 and under are...