Tag Archive: Money


Save space and money with 4 AmazonBasics Packing Cubes on sale for $15

Pack it up, pack it in.

Amazon has four of its AmazonBasics Packing Cubes on sale for $ 15. Usually they’d set you back $ 23. The customer reviews are stellar and this price is the best we’ve seen since last August.

Each packing cube has a double zipper for easy opening and closing, and the mesh top panel makes it easy to see the contents. You’ll get a large, medium, small, and slim cube in this  [Read More…]

Eufy’s discounted Energy Monitoring Smart Plug can save money & the planet

Echo, do the things.

Amazon has the Eufy Energy Monitoring Smart Plug available for $ 13.99, the lowest price in this item’s history. Typically it’d run you about $ 23. The few reviews it has so far are positive.

These work like a normal smart plug with some bonus features. No hub is required. Simply plug them in and plug in your appliances. Use the free EufyHome app, or Alexa or Google Assistant, to control said appliances  [Read More…]

How to use a Nest Thermostat to save money on your energy bill

There are a lot of reasons to buy a Nest Thermostat, but for a lot of people, one of the biggest is to help save on their monthly energy bill. Nest Thermostats can help you save money using a few different methods, and today, we’ll be highlighting a few of our favorite ones. Let’s get started!

Products used in this guide Amazon: Nest Learning Thermostat (3rd Gen) ($ 217) B&H: Nest Thermostat E ($ 169) Understand what Eco  [Read More…]

Mint Mobile give users more data for the money

There are two types of mobile carriers in the United States: national carriers and MVNOs. National carriers like Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile command higher prices for faster data speeds and benefits like better customer service, free Amazon Prime, or Netflix.

MVNO, or Mobile Virtual Network Operators, are smaller carriers that lease tower space from the big four. You can often save a ton of money with these plans — but you may run into slower data speeds or less  [Read More…]

Mint Mobile’s give users more data for the money

There are two types of mobile carriers in the United States: national carriers and MVNOs. National carriers like Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile command higher prices for faster data speeds and benefits like better customer service, free Amazon Prime, or Netflix.

MVNO, or Mobile Virtual Network Operators, are smaller carriers that lease tower space from the big four. You can often save a ton of money with these plans — but you may run into slower data speeds or less  [Read More…]

Can a smart thermostat actually save you money?

Best answer: If you use a Wi-Fi smart thermostat to intelligently control the temperature in your home, you could save in the ballpark of 10%-25% on your energy bill compared to a standard thermostat.

Best Buy: Nest Thermostat E ($ 169)

Is the value on par with the convenience?

The novelty value of being able to control home temperature with your phone is high, but in terms of real dollars and cents, Wi-Fi smart thermostats are  [Read More…]

A $479 OnePlus 6 is the best money you can spend this holiday season

Anyone in the market for an Android phone on a budget should be buying the OnePlus 6.

There’s an uncountable number of holiday shopping season deals out there for unlocked Android phones, running the gambit from cheap unlocked budget phones up to a $ 720 Galaxy S9+. But I’ll argue that the best money you can spend on an Android phone this holiday season is $ 479 for a discounted OnePlus 6.

Sure the OnePlus  [Read More…]

T-Mobile MONEY is a new mobile-only bank from the carrier

So…this is a thing I guess.

T-Mobile has a lot of different services that it offers. In addition to its main wireless service, the Un-Carrier also offers data plans for your car, digital parenting tools to monitor your family’s gadget usage, and more. Now, T-Mobile’s latest offering is…a bank?

Yep. It’s called T-Mobile MONEY, and it’s a mobile-only checking account that you can sign up for right now. Both T-Mobile and non-T-Mobile subscribers can sign up for  [Read More…]

A $429 OnePlus 6 is the best money you can spend on Black Friday

Anyone in the market for an Android phone on a budget should be buying the OnePlus 6.

There’s an uncountable number of Black Friday deals out there for unlocked Android phones, running the gambit from a $ 179 Moto X4 up to an $ 800 Galaxy Note 9. But I’ll argue that the best money you can spend on an Android phone this Black Friday is $ 429 for a discounted OnePlus 6.

Sure the  [Read More…]