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Big Lots Discount Saturday 21 May 2011

Thanks to a tip from a helpful reader in Nebraska, I’ve learned that Big Lots stores will be offering a 10% discount to military ID…


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1 June 2011 Pay/Memorial Day Weekend

  PLEASE NOTE:  THIS POST REFERS TO THE 1 JUNE PAY PERIOD FOR THE YEAR 2011.  FOR ACCURATE INFORMATION ABOUT 2012, PLEASE REFER TO THE…


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Long Pay Period Warning

I get grief about this every time I write on the subject, but I also know that many military folks find this confusing or frustrating. …


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Mission May: The Final Numbers

Well, May is gone and I’m still trying to reach my $1000 goal.  I’ve made some money, cleared out some things, and learned a lot….


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Free Chick-fil-A in San Diego

Tonight, Thursday, May 27, select San Diego area Chick-fil-A restaurants are offering free meals to military families from 4 to 7 pm.  Just show your…


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Mission May: Day Twenty

I am starting to dread these May Challenge updates, because I’m not doing as well as I had hoped.  I’ve made some progress in the…


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1 June Pay/Memorial Day Holiday

Update 2011:  This post is referring to 2010.   Here is the 2011 information, or I will be posting more information about 2011 soon.  For now,…


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Mission May: Day Fifteen

Well, I am now half way through my May challenge. I’m learning some stuff, and making (a teeny tiny bit) of money, and slowly clearing…


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Mission May: Day Ten

Let’s hope your May challenge is progressing better than mine is… I went back to my original post to find some motivation and realized that…


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Mission May: Day Six

Well, it is the sixth day of May and I have made exactly zero dollars towards my $1000 May challenge.   Even worse, my friend has…


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$1000 May Challenge

Well, it is time to try something different over here at the Kashman household.  We have too much stuff for our upcoming move, plus I…


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Case Lot Sales

May is Case Lot Sale month at the military Commissaries.  Good deals can be found but be sure to know your prices – they aren't…