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5 ways to make your Labor Day trip go smoothly

5 ways to make your Labor Day trip go smoothly

Summer doesn't officially end until Sept. 22, but for most of us Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer. It's also one of the bigger travel weekends of the year—more than 34 million of us are planning to travel this Labor Day weekend. Before you pack up, here is some of our best travel advice. [ More ]

Best gas grills, top food containers, & more!

Best gas grills, top food containers, & more!

We've taken a look at some of our favorite websites to bring you a selection of the best daily deals, coupons, tips, and consumer news available right now, including Office Depot, Staples, toothpaste coupons, best gas grills, and more. But hurry... most of these bargains won't last long! [ More ]

Shopping for new clothes? Try using Instagram!

Shopping for new clothes? Try using Instagram!

If you’re already using Instagram (aka “IG”) to keep up with your social network through photos, you may want to try it for shopping. You’ll find clothes, candy, original art, even cars and houses. And the photocentric design makes spotting must-haves easy and fun. [ More ]

Birthday freebies, get late fees waived, & more!

Birthday freebies, get late fees waived, & more!

We've taken a look at some of our favorite websites to bring you a selection of the best daily deals, coupons, tips, and consumer news available right now, including a big sale at Gap, a new site for cheap fashion, and more! But hurry... most of these bargains won't last long! [ More ]

Concerned about cosmetics? 3 apps can help

Concerned about cosmetics? 3 apps can help

Reading teeny ingredients lists is tough, especially when you’re out shopping. These three free apps make it easy to evaluate a product’s ingredients and narrow down your choices. [ More ]

iPhone 5 battery fix, cheapest textbooks, more!

iPhone 5 battery fix, cheapest textbooks, more!

We've taken a look at some of our favorite websites to bring you a selection of the best daily deals, coupons, tips, and consumer news available right now, including Apple, Amazon, and more! But hurry... most of these bargains won't last long! [ More ]

7 unexpected uses for kitchen appliances

7 unexpected uses for kitchen appliances

We asked six cooking pros for their favorite unexpected ways to use kitchen appliances, and here's what they suggested. [ More ]

Read the fine print before downloading that app!

Read the fine print before downloading that app!

Shopping apps can do just about anything—compare prices, find the best deals, and purchase and pay with a swipe. But when it comes to protecting your privacy and resolving consumer disputes, many apps come up short, according to the Federal Trade Commission. [ More ]

Best new-car deals, rewards cards, and more!

Best new-car deals, rewards cards, and more!

We've taken a look at some of our favorite websites to bring you a selection of the best daily deals, coupons, tips, and consumer news available right now, including deals on new cars, tips for choosing the best rewards cards, and more. But hurry... most of these bargains won't last long! [ More ]

Our favorite cleaning tips and bargain products

Our favorite cleaning tips and bargain products

Here at ShopSmart, we love home organizing and cleaning—and if there's a way to do it quickly and cheaply, even better. Here's a collection of some of our favorite cleaning tips, organizing tricks, and bargain cleaning products. [ More ]