Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!


Jill Hammelman

In Search Of Love, NYC Hair Stylist Barters Services For Dates

Jill Hammelman dabbled with dating online, but with single women outnumbering single men in New York City by over 200,000 she said she was getting lost in a crowd. So she came up with another idea that she’s taken to the Web.


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Frugal Parents Skip Stores, Opt For Online Toy Swaps

Parent-to-parent swapping sites are growing in popularity. They offer families a way to clear closets of toys and clothes their children have outgrown and get stuff in return.