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Do you love finding the very best possible deal on a branded product?
Let me ask you something else: would you like to buy something and know that some of the $$ you spend will go to your PTA, Kid’s Boy Scout troop, School Band or Angel Tree? Whichever causes you are passionate about.
The great news is, with Give10Back you can do both with every purchase you make!
Most of us tend to buy the same products regularly – think Clorox branded cleaning products, Kitchen wipes or Baby Items like Diapers and wipes for example.
We usually pick these up in our local Walmart or even online at Amazon and get them shipped. What if you could get them shipped to your door and you saved anywhere from 30-60% in the process?
Go now – don’t wait another minute. Open another tab and bookmark Give10Back.
Then remember to go and check every time you have your wallet out ready to pay.
Not only that but they have all types of products. Their range is never going to be Amazon-sized but they get new stock all the time and are surprised daily by new deliveries which they add to the website as quickly as they can.
As we are in the peak of Gift purchases it makes total sense to check what they have and compare prices on all types of products: everything from Household, Toys/Gifts and Kitchen and Home appliances to Sports and Outdoor equipment
I checked a few and found some great examples of huge savings:
Give 10 Back Price: $299, compared to $329 at Amazon (checked Dec 2nd).
Give 10 Back Price: $74.99 $119.99. Save $45.00 – 37 % OFF!
Right now there are Toy Drive Donations happening through Toys for Tots and other local drives.
Check out how you can use Give10Back to save money on your toy purchases and teach your kids about Philanthropy too!
So, here is the last and possibly best bit of all!
Any organization can run a Give10Back Online Shopping Fundraiser for free – year round. Every month, a check could be sent to your favorite charity and all you did was buy the products you normally buy! They would get 10% back on every checkout.
Both the Little Elm ISD Education Foundation and Lakewood Elementary PTA both received $1,000 fundraising checks from Give10Back this year.
Registering your school, church, non-profit organization or cause is simple! Just register online here and you’ll receive an email with tips on promoting your fundraising drive and other helpful information.
I’ll leave one last awesome tip for you. They offer free Shipping – in 2 days on all orders over $49.
They throw in a 30-day money back guarantee too!
To find out how they do all of this and meet Walter, one of the founders locally right here in Dallas, watch this: Give10Back Facebook Live Video
Image credits: Give10Back.com
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I love a deal. I love all types of deals and Black Friday always gets me excited. Even when I was little my Grandma taught me about how to get the most out of a buck.
So, to bring you all these great deals from local businesses in and around Plano, was really exciting. We thank them all for partnering with Plano Moms for this promotion.
The last couple of weeks, if you’ve watched our Facebook Live Shows, you will have seen the deals presented to you.
Are you ready to jump in and see what we have?
We have 13 GREAT DEALS:
Check out our first Plano Moms Black Friday Live Show
Did you see us drinking wine in our Facebook Live Broadcast on Tuesday? We have Sixty Vines to thank for that!
One of Plano’s hottest dining venues and a popular choice for date night has an awesome Black Friday offer for us.
So, are you a Vine Hugger, /vīnə – hə -gə r/: noun? Someone who is a wine lover, believes in eco-friendly wine production, and prefers drinking wine on tap.
Sixty Vine’s Vine Hugger’s Membership! This is a monthly membership with Sixty Vines featuring their very own custom Vine Hugger’s Wine label.
You can choose a one-bottle membership for $39 a month (an $84 value), or a two-bottle membership for $69 a month (a $168 value). When you sign up for the wine club you automatically receive exclusive club perks. You will receive one free liter of Vine Hugger’s wine your first month of joining, you’ll earn points for every $1 you spend on wine on tap purchases, and you will be the first to find out about our exclusive events and monthly wine dinners.
You can enjoy in the restaurant or at home! Find out more here
Kids ‘R’ Kids of West Allen
Please stop by for a tour at your convenience! Kids ‘R’ Kids of West Allen is open Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 6:30pm and serve children ages 6 weeks through 12 years. They would love the opportunity to show you around the school!
After touring, if you decide Kids ‘R’ Kids of West Allen is the right school for you, use this code to receive FREE registration and one week of FREE tuition! KRKWA-Plano Moms.
The gift basket will go to the first parent to register with this deal!
Kids ‘R’ Kids of West Allen, 1223 North Alma Drive, Allen, Texas 75013
Bricks & Minifigs are a one-of-a-kind toy shop for buying, selling, and trading LEGO® products.
During the entire month of November, our loyalty program members can buy one package of bulk bricks and get a second package of bulk bricks of equal or lesser value 1/2 off.
On Black Friday itself:
1. The first 75 people through our door get a free minifigure.
2. All new sets are 10% off.
3. All used sets are 20% off.
4. All minifigures are 30% off.
If anyone comes in to the Plano store during the month of November to book a party up to a year out from December 1 and mentions Plano Moms they will get $50 off the price of their party. Valid only during November 2017 and only at the Plano location.
Check out our 2nd Facebook Live Black Friday Show
Did you know Snuffers were the winner of the Best of Big D awards in 2015 and 2016 for Best Burger and in 2016 for Best Fries!
They have been around since 1978 and all their food is fresh and made from scratch!
All of their burgers are fresh – never frozen – 100% ground chuck and cooked to order.
Want to try a burger or cheeseburger for only $5? Take this coupon on in to their Plano location and see what you think!
Want more info on your local Snuffers?
Diane Reeve is the owner of Vision Martial Arts and is a 7th-Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and holds Black Belts in three other styles.
She has been the sole owner of Vision Martial Arts Center since it opened in 1995 and has over 2 decades of martial arts experience.
OFFER: Looking for a holiday gift that can’t be broken, doesn’t need batteries and has opportunities for a lifetime? Then give the gift of confidence and self-defense this year.
One Month of training and a Free Uniform ($180 value) for $49. Upon purchase you will receive a uniform and certificate to put under the tree. Purchase must be made by 12/20/17 but the certificate is good through June 30, 2018.
You love your children, you’d do anything for them. Yet you still don’t have a Will to protect them if the unexpected happens.
Or you mistakenly think that an online form or program is sufficient enough to cover those who are most precious to you. Many do not realize the consequences of not having this planning completed…and having it done correctly!
Don’t make this another New Year’s Resolution! Take advantage of this exclusive offer and have peace of mind going into 2018!
Because…If You Don’t have a Will, the State of Texas has One for You!
Don’t miss Spavia’s BEST Black Friday ever! It’s full of amazing discounts on products, gift cards, and memberships.
They’re also offering free swag bags to the first 100 guests as well as samples and raffling off spa goodies. Plus, at the event, everything in the spa boutique is 15% off!
OFFER: Buy a 3 month premier membership (that’s all the benefits of a membership for 3 months including your choice of 3 premier treatments … massages, facials, body wraps, eyelash extensions, tanning, and so on…)
Plus exclusive discounted bring-a-friend gift cards and many more benefits for $237 (that’s $90 off the full priced treatments plus loads of perks) and get a FREE $89 signature treatment gift card to keep or to give!
Check out Spavia Plano here
Located at 3100 Independence Parkway Plano – Independence & W Parker by Tom Thumb & Henry’s Homemade Ice Cream
Lisa Renee Photography
Lisa Renee has been doing Photography for over 10 years. She works with her husband to bring you incredible photos.
She specializes in Family/Children Portraits, with a Lifestyle Emotional Connection focus. Therefore capturing those intimate/meaningful moments between the people in the frame, not just super posed & forced smiles.
1. Seasonal 2018 Mini Bundle:
25 Mins/8 Images/up to 5 People/$1150 Value – Spring – (Mar/Apr) – Fall (Sept/Oct) & Holiday/Christmas (Oct/Nov – NO Santa) $650 plus tax.
2. Petite Collection for 2018:
Gives 4 Petite Sessions for dates between Feb – Oct. 15 Min/3 Images/up to 4 People. Value $1000. $550 plus tax.
3. 2018 VIP Full Package:
Gives 2 Full Sessions for up to 6 people. Full Gallery of up to 25 Images. Dates between Feb & Oct. $2000 Value. $625 plus tax.
4. Boudoir/Intimate Collection 2018:
Good for ONE Boudoir/Intimate FULL Session.1 Hour, 3 Outfits, Studio Rental, Hair/Make Up, Gallery of 20 Images & Premium Leather Bound Album. Dates between 2/1-10/30/2018. Value: $1450. $675 plus tax.
Terms and conditions apply – see Lisa Renee Photography for details.
And here is our Final Black Friday Facebook Live Show:
Studio 3 Dance
Studio 3 is a favorite with our Plano Moms! Did you know Studio 3 Dance has been operating in Plano for over 20 Years?
Studio 3 offers Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Modern, Competition, Pointe, Lyrical, Hip Hop and Drill Team for children aged 18 months and up.
Their costumes and choreography are always age-appropriate. Competition and performance opportunities are available for those interested.
THE GIFT OF DANCE
Yearly Registration Fee – $45
December & January Tuition – $100 – $160
Spring Recital Fee – $80
Spring Recital Costume Fee – $65 – $110
Total Value $290 – $395 ( depends on dancer’s age and class length)
BLACK FRIDAY PRICE
$200 for dancers ages 8 & under for one 30 minute class
$300 for dancers ages 9 & up for one 45 minute OR one hour class
A saving of $90 on age 8 and a saving of $95 for ages 9 and up.
Located at 2220 Coit Road #440 Plano, Texas 75075. 972-964-3838.
Terms and conditions apply – See Studio 3 Dance for details.
Beautiful Hair McKinney has been serving McKinney since 2006.
They stay up to date on the latest trends as well as keeping their years of knowledge as a foundation has been a major part of our success as a salon.
The Salon offers color, cut & styling as well as extensions.
The Offer is for a product called Bedroom Hair by Kevin Murphy. It is a light flexible hairspray that adds shine and hold for a lived in look. Leaves hair touchable and movable while maintaining texture and separation. Helps lock in shape for longer lasting waves and curls.
Apply to dry hair as desired as a finishing spray. It gives a soft satiny finish which is not too shiny and not too matte.
Plano Moms can purchase at a 20% discount – that’s $23!
Limit 4 for Plano Moms only, valid until 11/30/17
Customers can come into Beautiful Hair McKinney or they can place an order over the phone and they can ship it for free locally.
Beautiful Hair McKinney always offers a $20 shampoo and blowout special. Or $35 if you would like them to use a curling or flat iron.
They are located at 1600 1st Avenue, McKinney TX 75069. 214 417 3296
Visit their website
Everyday is Black Friday at Give10Back.com.
10% of EVERY sale benefits your child’s school, your family’s church, or your favorite charity.
At Give10Back they believe that everyone loves a great deal. They also believe that people want to help make the world a better place. Give10Back makes it easy to do both.
Find your favorite brand name products at deeply discounted prices (up to 75% off) on Give10Back and they’ll automatically donate 10% of your purchase price to your favorite school, church or charitable organization. There’s no cost to you!
Don’t wait a minute longer. Enjoy this once-a-year opportunity to celebrate the Holidays now.
The main attraction is the Ice! At Gaylord Texan exhibit, 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures as you walk through a 14,000 square foot attraction kept constant at 9 degrees!!
Grab those parkas, your mittens, scarves and sweaters and slide down the slides, and marvel at the exhibits!
In addition, you can enjoy the:
And for Adults, you can get tickets to upgrade your experience to VIP status with the On the Blocks Ice Bar!
Get your discount here:
This year’s Ice! at the Gaylord Texan features “Twas the Night Before Christmas” along with a Lone Star Christmas. You can get 50% Off General Admission Tickets using the promo code PLANOMOMS at GaylordTexanTickets.com (Restrictions Apply)
*Offer valid 11/10 – 11/22, excluding Saturdays after 5 PM. Tickets can be purchased online. Limit of 10 tickets per purchaser. Not retroactive. Not valid with any other discounts or offers. Other restrictions may apply. Please check the coupon small print.
What are you waiting for? Book your slot and enjoy it for yourself with our 50% off discount code!
Thank you to the Gaylord Texan Hotel for hosting our family for the day to enjoy it!
The Dosh App continues to line our pocketbooks!
We need this right now as the Holidays are quickly approaching…
Sometimes it’s so easy, that it seems too good to be true. A couple of months back I was introduced to an App, which for Moms everywhere offers the chance for automatic cashback whenever you use your normal payment cards to pay for everyday items.
I’ve been testing it out and excited that they keep adding new options. The lowest cashback % seems to be 2% but in some cases it is as high as 8-10%!
Recently they added the following:
Forever 21 – 5% cashback in store
Sams Club (yes, Moms – Sams Club!) – 2% in store with a valid membership (not including tyres or gas)
Denny’s – eat breakfast and get 10% back (in-store)
Cost Plus Market 2% in store and 4% online
Within moments, your transaction is tracked back to your Dosh account and the money is added to your wallet. You can connect your Bank Account, Paypal or even choose to donate your wallet funds to a Charity of your choice.
This month, they added a new way of boosting your Wallet, by using the power of chance and social sharing.
You’ll be notified straight away that you can try the Cashback Multiplier if you choose to share your earnings with a friend via Facebook and Twitter. Once you do, you can take a spin!
Then see what the Multiplier gives you!
At this time of the year we are also looking ahead and planning our Thanksgiving trips. Travel is a great way to boost your Dosh.
Dosh has a large number of hotels listed. You can easily see the offers they have and compare pricing against leading Travel providers. Not only that, but you should take into account the cashback to get a real price!
When you combine your hotel with local restaurants who are also listed in the App the money really starts to add up.
So, what are you waiting for?
Download it, connect your cards and watch the Cashback and the Savings add up all at the same time!
It’s never too soon to get started!
It’s nearly time to start thinking about Shopping for the Holidays. Most of our Plano Moms have been talking about it in our Facebook Group and buying presents ahead of time.
When you go online there are tons of options which provide Cashback through the Dosh App – whether you are booking Travel or Gifts or Household items!
Did you know Dosh users have already received more than $100,000 in just the past few months? Whether from hotel stays for end-of-summer vacations, or back to school shopping – when you link up your card on file, it automatically tracks your spending and gives you cashback.
Each month, new offers and retailers are being added. Just this past month alone, they’ve added great offers from Hollister and Forever 21, plus many more!
Many household favorites are already listed: Old Navy, GAP, Bed Bath & Beyond, Hobby Lobby, walmart.com and so many other common every day places are included.
In addition to buying items, there is a growing list of places to eat out locally. There are so many places near me, that have a cashback amount from 2% up to 10% on your family’s meals out.
One of the things I love about the app, is that you can book hotels through the App and give generous cash back amounts for booking your travel!
So, when you are planning your Thanksgiving or Holiday travel plans, make sure to check the app first before you book
I choose to use my Dosh to support victims of Hurricane Harvey by donating from my Dosh Wallet directly to a charity organization. The American Red Cross is just one of many of the charities listed that is offering relief in Houston.
So, where do you start?
Link your cards with the app so that you can get the Dosh in your account as you make purchases! Add them in (securely) and you don’t have to think about it again!Download Now
Moms, it’s nearly August and before long the kiddos will be back at School. What if, just once, we got ahead of ourselves and got those important purchases out of the way early and scored a great deal with Cashback too?
Sounds good, right?
I recently downloaded a new app, called Dosh. It’s simple. You connect your payment cards (don’t worry about security, your data is safe!) and you can filter through Online offers and buy all those Back to School essentials right within the app.
The pricing is among the best I have seen. For everything I book through the App, I get automatic cash (called Dosh) back on my App which I can redeem whenever I like!
Here are 8 of my favorite stores I choose to buy stuff for my kids (now I can buy and get money back!)
Target 1.4% Dosh Back
Hobby Lobby 3% Dosh Back
Gap and Old Navy 3% Dosh Back
Walmart 3% Dosh Back
Nike 4.5% Dosh Back
Toms Shoes 5.2% Dosh Back
Stride Rite 5.2% Dosh Back
You have to try it. When you download it and connect your cards you start earning Dosh straight away.
And if you refer your friends you’ll get $5 when they get their first Dosh too.
When you’re dining out it’s always nice to save some money. Kid meals can be so pricey! Some places charge almost an adult price for a small kid meal. We’ve asked around to find the best deals on kid meals. Here are some places that offer cheaper kid meals in Plano. Which one is your favorite??
$2.99 kids’ meals at Farmbyrd| American
Kids’ meals include 2 Chicken Fingers, choice of side, bread, Go-Gurt and a drink!
Farmbyrd Restaurant | 3308 Preston Road, Suite 380 | Plano, Texas 75093 The offer applies with the purchase of adult meal – 2 discounted kids’ meals for every adult meal purchase!
Buffalo Wild Wings | American
Kids 12 and younger make selections from the kid’s menu for $1.99 with the purchase of an adult meal, dine-in only. Times vary by location.
Cici’s Pizza | Pizza
Kids ages 4–11 eat for under $4 every day. Drinks charged separately. Prices vary by location.
McAlister’s Deli | Deli
Kids meals cost $0.99 when you dine in or $1.99 for takeout, all day, every day. Ages 12 and younger.
Souper! Salad! | Buffet
1017 N. Central Expressway, Suite 250, Plano; 972/422-7022
The buffet costs $4.99 for ages 3–12, and kids under 2 are free. All day, every day. Soda or tea costs an additional $2.19.
Other Kid Meals that Won’t Break the Bank:
Looking for FREE KID MEALS? Check out these other ideas from Plano Moms.
As a Work-from-home Mom, I am balancing my workload with entertaining the kids too. I also have visitors from out-of-town so I’m using the time to be a tourist in the city.
What if I told you that for every Dollar I spend on day trips, passes and admission into local places that I could get automatic cash-back on every purchase, without redeeming any coupons and all from my Smartphone?
Sounds good, right?
I recently downloaded a new app, called Dosh. It’s simple.
You connect your payment cards (don’t worry about security, your data is safe!) and you can filter through Hotels & Activities and book right within the app. The pricing is among the best I have seen. For everything I book through the App, I get automatic cash back on my App which I can redeem whenever I like!
Not only that, but every time I take my family to eat out, we get a % cashback on every meal.
Think local places like Dugg Burger or Hash House a Go Go!
And when I need to cool off and let the kids blow off some steam, I can take them to Chuck E Cheese and get a win-win out of it. Let the kids play and eat and I get cash back.
Over the Summer, I will get 5% cash back on purchases over $30!
You have to try it.
When you download it and connect your cards you start earning Dosh straight away. And if you refer your friends you’ll get $5 when they get their first Dosh too.
Are you ready? Get Dosh NOW!
With a little planning, you can save big on your online orders. There are a few ways to find online discount codes, buy discounted gift cards, and even earn cash back!
Let’s start by talking about Ebates! Ebates is a website that offer’s cash back for online purchases. All you have to do is start your shopping trip from your Ebates account and it will track your purchase and add your cashback amount to your Ebates account. Then every 3 months, Ebates will give you a payout of everything that you have earned! Ebates will even deposit $10 into your account after you make your first purchase. They even have a great referral bonus of $50 when you refer 2 people!
Another way to lower your checkout cost is to first buy a discounted gift card to use at that store. A reputable site for buying gift cards is Raise.com. You do have to make an account to buy (0r sell gift cards. They are offered at a discounted rate anywhere from 1% -30% or more. You can choose either egift cards which are usable immediately or physical cards which would arrive at you in the mail. Raise.com acts as the “middle party” between buyers and sellers in order to keep all information private and secure. Raise.com will even credit your account $5 after making your first purchase! Click here to sign up
Your biggest savings will come from store discount codes. There are a few ways to get these. First, you can call customer service and ask if they have any online codes they could give you. Or, you can check sites like Currentcodes.com, Retailmenot.com, or Savings.com. Some retail stores like Kohl’s and Torrid will mail special sales flyers with coupon codes to their store credit card holders (and some store cards offer an additional discount just for using them). Other stores like JC Penny’s and Lane Bryant have a text subscription you can subscribe to on your phone and be sent coupon codes in a text as they are available. So any stores that you shop at regularly, be sure to call customer service and ask what additional ways you can be notified of sales and valid coupon offers.
With just a little planning, you can find the best deals online when you shop! Happy savings!
Just in time for Summer, check out this HOT deal!
Pogo Pass is a year long, family based entertainment pass, that gets pass holders into some of the best venues in Plano, Frisco, Dallas and all around DFW.
They are always adding new ones, but right now there are 20 listed! If you’re staying in town and looking for fun stuff to do, get a Pogo Pass.
Access your PogoPass on any mobile device or print at home.
Show your PogoPass at each area venue and you’re in.
Head over here and use code PLANOMOMS and get 68% off (you’ll pay $39.98 instead of $124.95).
What does the pass include? Check this out!
Just Hawaiian Falls and the Fort Worth Zoo are over $40 by themselves!
This is truly one of the best deals in family entertainment out there.
You’ll enjoy a FULL YEAR of admissions to places all over town (each place has their own details about how many times you get in with the pass).
It pays for itself within 1-2 visits!
Some things to know: