We're all watching our family budget these days. Whether shopping with coupons or looking for two-for-one deals, we're taking advantage of all sorts of offers and savings that help us stretch our dollars.
This column is dedicated to giving you five great local deals each week that will help your family's bottom line, and since we do the scouting for you, you can save time as well as money. You are a big part of this column. Let us hear about the deals you've seen. Just add them to our comment box. Then come back each week and see what we've uncovered together.
This week, Frugal Family scoured our local sources to come up with great deals for you. Remember to check with the merchant for additional conditions.
1. Jewel-Osco, 150 Main Street: Select General Mills products and Trix cereal, $1.88 each.
2. Whole Foods, 1331 N. Rand Road, Palatine: Santa Cruz Organic Juice Blends, 2 for $6.
3. Staples, 500 N. Hough Street: March 23 only, buy a Nikon S4000 digital camera or $99.99. The original price is $179.99.
4. Target, 555 S. Rand Road, Lake Zurich: Up and Up value pack of diapers, $14.69.
5. Tropical Smoothie Cafe, 500 N. Hough Street: Chicken Chipolte Flatbread and Caribbean Breeze Smoothies combos for $5 this week.
About this column:
During these tough economic times, it can be hard to justify spending extra money. This column will provide information on Barrington business deals for each week. If your business would like to be featured on this column, please email the author!