Paper Deal Round-up 10/2-10/8


Each week Mom On Dealz brings us the top paper deals from national and local stores. Amazon has some great deals and Walgreens has an awesome in store deal on toilet paper!
Amazon:
Charmin Basic Toilet Paper, 4 Double Rolls (Pack of 10)$25.99-that’s only 65 cents a roll!
CVS:
Scott Paper Towels 3 pk and Bath Tissue 4 pk $3.49
-$1 coupon from All You Magazine Aug.
Final=$2.49
Special Promotion:
Get $10 ECB when you buy $30
Charmin 16ct $10
-$0.35 coupon from PG 10/2
Final=$9.65
Bounty Paper Towels 8 pk $7.49
-$0.25 coupon from PG 10/2
Final=$7.24
Puffs Facial Tissue 95-108 ct $0.99
-$0.25/3 coupon from PG 10/2
Final=$0.91 each
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Ask An Accountant- Blogging For Profit

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Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com with the subject line “Ask an Accountant”. See previous questions and answers HERE

Question:

When should a blogger start considering themselves a business for tax purposes? Is there certain criteria that, once hit, a blogger must start to consider their blog a business instead of a hobby?

Answer:

The blog is considered a business when there becomes a profit motive. Either way, business or hobby, the income needs to be reported. With this in mind, the hobby expenses are limited to the hobby income, meaning you can never take a hobby “loss”. A business can show a loss that may offset other income sources based on the way the business is structured.

*Please keep in mind this post is for informational purposes only and answers given are very general. Do not rely on this column for definite tax answers as many things depend on individual circumstances. Please contact your personal accountant or financial advisor for your particular situation.

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Kids Frugal Fun- Fall Lacing Fun

Each week Mom On Dealz brings us a craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! Lacing activities are excellent ways to improve fine motor skills and kids love them!

Fall Lacing Fun

Materials:
Cardstock, Poster board, or Paper
Single Hole Punch
Ribbon
Scissors
Pencil, Crayons, Other Decorating Items

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Paper Deal Round-up 9/25-10/1


Each week Mom On Dealz brings us the best deals on paper products from national and local stores. It looks like Walgreens is the place to hit this week in store. Amazon has some pretty nice deals too!
Amazon:
Charmin Ultra Soft Bathroom Tissue 9 Family Rolls$10.99
Bounty Trial Rolls, White 6 ea$8.49
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Ask An Accountant- IRA Withdrawal Penalties

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Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com with the subject line “Ask an Accountant”. See previous questions and answers HERE

Question:

I am considering taking an early withdrawal from the Rollover IRA account ($13k out). I recently had surgery and this is needed to clear bills, debt and get the budget back. I know I am looking at a 10% hit on the taxes next year for a penalty ($1,300), but what else am I looking at? How much else should I expect ?

Answer:

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Harris Teeter Ad Match-up 9/21-9/27

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Harris Teeter ad. Check out Stretching Your Budget & Mom On Dealz to get the full list of match-ups.

***Special Note for Harris Teeter***
Harris Teeter accepts manufacturer coupons and Internet printable coupons. Harris Teeter doubles coupons up to .99.

Looking for certain coupons? Just don’t have the time to cut coupons? Then you need to check out Coupon Dede! Purchase just the coupons your want, pre-cut and in your hands in just a few days! For whole inserts check out The Q Hunter!

Barilla Pasta 3/$4
-$0.55 coupon from SS 9/18 if applicable
Final=$0.23 each

Gold Peak Tea $2
-$0.75 printable coupon
Final=$0.50

Mariani  Banana Chips $1.99
Buy 2, Get 3 Free
-$0.75 coupon from SS 8/7
Final=$0.50 each

Ornamental Gourds or Pumpkins $0.50 each

Cheerios $1.60
-$0.50 printable coupon
-$1/3 coupon from GM 9/11
Final=$0.60

Ragu Pasta Sauce 26 oz $2.79
Buy 2, Get 3 Free
-$0.75/2 coupon from RP 9/11
Final=$0.82 each

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Kids Frugal Fun- Hand Paint Apple Tree


Each week Mom On Dealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! September 26th is Johnny Appleseed Day so this week we are doing a fun apple themed craft. Be sure to read and try the educational activities listed at the bottom. Past Kids Frugal Funs can be found here.
Hand Print Apple Tree
Materials:
Green Finger Paint
White Paper
Red Paper or Red Finger Paint
Brown Paper
Glue
Markers
Directions:
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Ask An Accountant- How Should I Claim DayCare Expenses?

Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com with the subject line “Ask an Accountant”. See previous questions and answers HERE
Question:
I have two questions:1. Can I claim the after school program my son is in? He is in Kindergarten and instead of paying for an after school sitter we are paying for an after school program at the school. Is that deductible?
2. Can we claim/deduct our moving expenses?
Answer:
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Kids Frugal Fun- Pirate Treasure Box

Each week Mom On Dealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! September 19th is National Talk Like A Pirate Day (what fun!) so I just had to do some pirate themed craft ideas! This week I am giving you 3 crafts! For my past crafts, visit here!

Pirate Treasure Box

Materials:

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Harris Teeter Ad Match-up 9/14-9/20 (Triples Event)

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Harris Teeter ad. Check out Stretching Your Budget & Mom On Dealz to get the full list of match-ups.

***Special Note for Harris Teeter***
Harris Teeter accepts manufacturer coupons and Internet printable coupons. Harris Teeter doubles coupons up to .99.

Looking for certain coupons? Just don’t have the time to cut coupons? Then you need to check out Coupon Dede! Purchase just the coupons your want, pre-cut and in your hands in just a few days! For whole inserts check out The Q Hunter!

Kleenex Facial Tissue $1.29
-$.50/3 Kleenex Facial Tissue, any 3 boxes (50 count or higher) or 1 Bundle Pack (not valid on trial size), 8/14 SS
Final: $2.37 wyb 3 (makes them $.79 each)

Ken’s Marinade $1.72
-$1.00/1 Ken’s Marinade, 8/14 SS
Final: $.72

Arm & Hammer Toothpaste, 4-6 oz. $3.65 ($1.82)
-$1.00/1 Arm & Hammer Toothpaste, printable (sign up required)
Final: $.82

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Paper Deal Round-up 9/11-9/17

Each week  Mom On Dealz brings us the sales and deals on bath tissue, paper towels, and facial tissue from national and local stores. Nationally Rite Aid has the best in store deals!

Amazon:
Charmin Ultra Soft Bathroom Tissue 9 Family Rolls$9.59
Bounty Trial Rolls, White 6 ea$8.49

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53% off PJ’s at Totsy!

We love pj’s in our house and if my kiddos could wear them to school they so would! They love being comfy!  So finding pj sales, is very exciting to me!

Right now, Totsy has Little Me Sleepwear 53% off! Most items start at around $11 and they have a wide variety of styles and themes!

Remember, Totsy is always FREE to sign up and your first order has free shipping! Plus refer a friend and get $10, making your pair of jammies a money maker!!

Thanks Mom On Dealz!

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Guest Post- Ask An Accountant- 9/9

Each week Mom On Dealz brings us a great question answered by her accountant hubby!

Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com with the subject line “Ask an Accountant”.

See previous questions and answers HERE

Question: I am a blogger who works with various affiliate companies and vendors. Is it true that if one of them pays me less than $600 a year then I don’t have to claim that income?

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Kids Frugal Fun- Edible Play Doh

Each week Mom On Dealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! This week we have 2 “fun” holidays that I couldn’t resist-September 13th is National Peanut Day and the 16th is National Play Doh Day. So this week’s craft is edible play doh using peanut butter. Since I know there are many children with peanut allergies, I have included a non-edible play dough recipe that is peanut free.

Edible Play Doh

Ingredients:
2 Big Spoonfuls of Creamy Peanut Butter
2 Big Spoonfuls of White Frosting
1 Cup of Powdered Sugar

Directions:

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Harris Teeter Ad Match-up 9/7-9/13

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Harris Teeter ad. Check out Stretching Your Budget & Mom On Dealz to get the full list of match-ups.

***Special Note for Harris Teeter***
Harris Teeter accepts manufacturer coupons and Internet printable coupons. Harris Teeter doubles coupons up to .99.

Looking for certain coupons? Just don’t have the time to cut coupons? Then you need to check out Coupon Dede! Purchase just the coupons your want, pre-cut and in your hands in just a few days! For whole inserts check out The Q Hunter!

Nivea Lip Care $1.50
-$3 coupon from RP 7/31 (R)
Final=Free

Chobani Greek Yogurt $1
-$0.30 printable coupon
Final=$0.40

Ken’s Dressing $1.50
-$1 coupon from SS 8/14 R
-$1/2 coupon from SS 8/14
Final=as low as $0.50

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