4 Forums that make turking easier

When it comes to Amazon Mechanical Turk (mTurk), you can go it alone to make money or you can utilize the power of forums to work smarter instead of harder to make money on mechanical turk.

There are many advantages to staying connected with forums:

Most forums have recent hits with other mechanical turk workers letting you know how easy, fast, or even if the requester pays out. mTurk scripts! Scripts can be a godsend even if . . . → Read More: 4 Forums that make turking easier

How to grocery shop with absolutely no money

Get free groceries every week

Unfortunately, this is one of those months that has 5 weeks in it rather than 4.

This is especially hard for those of us who have to stretch a monthly grocery budget an extra week.

For example, if your food budget is $200/month, in a month with just 4 weeks, you can spend $50 at the grocery store.

But, that extra week drops you down to just $40/week to purchase the food on your grocery list. . . . → Read More: How to grocery shop with absolutely no money

August 2016 Income Post

The idea to write a post detailing the income that I make from home and/or freelancing has been kicking around in the back of my head for a few months now.

To be honest, my posts on my blogging income that I write over on Amablogger are usually some of my most read posts.

While this post while include any income that I made blogging, that will not be its primary focus.

Instead, it will showcase . . . → Read More: August 2016 Income Post

Fourth of July $25 Amazon gift certificate givaway

Happy Fourth from MsCrookedHalo.

Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays because it is exactly one week from my most important day of the year...My Birthday!!!

To celebrate July 4th this year, I am giving away a $25 Amazon eCert.

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If you are a blogger, website, or business owner and would like to get on board with this or any of my other . . . → Read More: Fourth of July $25 Amazon gift certificate givaway

This week, I cut my grocery bill by 20% with coupons and apps

I am getting better and better at saving money with coupons and Android apps

One of my goals is to keep track of how much I am actually saving on my groceries using coupons and apps.

I am not the world’s best couponer but I am coming along nicely.

With my 2 boys home from college last month, a budget that was comfortable for 2 became a bit tight with their return.

It has lightened up . . . → Read More: This week, I cut my grocery bill by 20% with coupons and apps

Don’t fall for the coca cola car wrap scam

The latest scam making the rounds is the coca cola car wrap scam.

Actually, it could be any well-known company but, at the time that she sent me the link over in Facebook Messenger, it was coca cola.

When I clicked on it while writing this post (yes, I clicked the exact same link), the scammers had changed it to Blue Oak Energy.

(Here is the link if you are interested. I am not hyperlinking it so . . . → Read More: Don’t fall for the coca cola car wrap scam

LOOK! I am a social influencer!

Hey, everybody, guess what! I am a social influencer!

Yes, that’s right, y’all.

I tweeted and Verizon responded.

I feel so…powerful….

It is a heady…if fleeting…feeling…

Ok, here’s how the whole thing started.

There I was, watching HGTV Live on my Roku and they kept playing the commercial with the annoying British guy over and over and over and over and over and over again…

And, well, it going…annoying.

I got so frustrated that I posted . . . → Read More: LOOK! I am a social influencer!

GIVEAWAY: Dreft Newborn, Active Baby, and Blissfuls Bundle

 

One Winner will get Dreft product (Newborn, Active Baby, & Blissfuls) and a gender neutral hypoallergenic blanket. ARV $60

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Co-hosted by Amy And Arons Real Life Reviews and NonperfectParenting

check out her review HERE

. . . → Read More: GIVEAWAY: Dreft Newborn, Active Baby, and Blissfuls Bundle

Giveaway: Little Caesars $50 Gift Card

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Sponsor: Little Caesars

Prize: $50 Gift Card to Little Caesars

Have you tried the new Stuffed Crust Deep Dish Pizza from Little Caesars? It is really good, and it is one that of course my whole family can agree on. They all love the cheesy stuffed center, and the deep dish crust. The pizza is pretty . . . → Read More: Giveaway: Little Caesars $50 Gift Card

How I get Hulu Plus for FREE!!!

I haven’t paid for Hulu Plus for at least a year.

Yep, I get it absolutely free.

Well, actually, the only cost is about 10 – 15 minutes a day of my time and internet connection.

I earn credits which I cashout for a month’s worth of Hulu on Bing.com.

In just 15 minutes, I can complete the 15 PC searches, 10 Mobile searches, plus click on all of the Daily Offers.

So, approximately . . . → Read More: How I get Hulu Plus for FREE!!!