Tax Free Shopping Weekends and Other Deals of the Week

Get a free slurpee at 7-Eleven on 7/11!

Get a free slurpee at 7-Eleven on 7/11!

Just as we’re getting into the swing of summer, stores start putting out school supplies. But don’t despair! There is still at least a month of summer left and plenty of great deals and activities to finish the summer strong.

The Children’s Place – Today is the last day to head over to The Children’s Place and take advantage of their 4th of July sale — free shipping on every order plus 20% off everything. Use the code HAPPY4TH to get this great deal.

Tax Free Shopping Weekends – Every summer, about 15 states have a tax-free shopping weekend. It’s a great time to buy school supplies, clothes, or a big purchase you’ve been saving up for. Check out this link to see if your state (or one nearby) is participating and mark your calendar.

7-Eleven and Krispy Kreme Freebies – On July 11th (7/11) you can get a free slurpee at any 7-Eleven. Then, on July 13th, celebrate Krispy Kreme’s 76th birthday. When you buy one dozen donuts, you can get your second dozen for only .76¢.

Pottery Barn Story Time – Every Tuesday at 11 a.m. Pottery Barn locations have a story time. This summer they have special spotlights. Tomorrow, July 9th, the spotlight will be on dinosaurs and on July 23rd it will be on oceans.

Home Depot Garden Club – Are you into gardening? If you are, or if you’d like to be, check out this garden club. There are tons of tips and up to $300 in savings each year. If you sign up today you’ll receive a $5 off coupon for a purchase of $50 or more.

What great deals are keeping your summer going? Did you score some steals with the Independence Day sales?

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