Great deals in Chicago: Finding bargains in the big city
Thrifty writers tell you exactly how much you should be spending on everything from underwear to kitchenware…and when the bargain bin is too good to be true.
Whose roses live longer?
Beware the Yelpers who praise discount waxing.
Why it’s worth paying extra.
Here’s the science behind why.
A writer pits the DIY counter at the Great Frame Up against a full-service shop.
A spectrum of goods and services, from pricey-and-worth-it to our favorite steals.
Cheap booze you won’t be embarrassed pouring.
Which grocery store offers better value?
Items from IKEA that will actually last.
What difference does price make?
Where you can skimp on the skimpiest parts of your wardrobe.
The goal: Use so many coupons the cashier pays me.