Archive | April, 2010

Press Release: For the First-Time Ever, Readers Can Use Twitter to Submit Free Mother’s Day Announcements in the California PennySaver


Deadline for submitting #msgtomom tweets is Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 4pmPT.

04.28.2010 – BREA, CA’s print publication, the California geographic and demographic targeted marketing business of Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE:HHS), has launched a new promotion dedicating a section in the print publication to messages to Mom.

For the first time ever, readers can send their Mother’s Day greeting using Twitter. These free Mother’s Day ads will be published and sent out to their specified region the first week of May, right before Mother’s Day on May 9th. Greetings can be placed through the phone, fax, or traditional mail, and now, using Twitter.

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Baskin Robbins: 31-cent Scoop Night – Wednesday 4/28 5-10pm

Baskin Robbins: 31-cent Scoop Night – Wednesday 4/28 5-10pm

Stop by a Baskin-Robbins Wednesday night for 31-cent scoops!

You can get up to three scoops per cone or cup bringing you a total of 93-cents for a delicious treat.

No coupon necessary, but get in line early! The 31-cent offer is only from 5pm-10pm!

More Details | Baskin Robbins Locations

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Weekly Deals on Twitter

  • May 9 is Mother's Day. Find the perfect gift for Mom and get $50 Off $300 at Ends 4/30. #
  • You can send a free #msg2mom in the PennySaver. Tweet your #msg2mom and we will print it in your designated zip code! #
  • New gadgets and accessories for your iPod. Shop iHome and get 15% off with #coupon code: SPRING15AF #
  • 1-day Only 40% off all jewelry @BananaRepublic w/ coupon BRBLING – #
  • Time to start shopping for art supplies to make the crown for our PennySaver of the Month Winner! You can still enter – #
  • Luckily I found a 20% off coupon for the art supplies- Also got a 40% off 1 item for joining signing up for their site! #
  • Sign up for Netflix and get $20 Off plus Free Shipping on your Roku player! #
  • 2-days only sale at Foot Locker – Get $15 off w/ #coupon LKS1T46Y #
  • Save at Kid's Foot Locker too! Use #coupon LKS1T45Y to save $15 off $60 – #
  • Get 10% off your SkyMall order when you use code LSMD10! Ends 6/1. #
  • Happy Earth Day! It's the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Learn how to conserve energy AND save money at home – http;// #
  • Happy Earth Day! It's the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Learn how to conserve energy AND save money at home – #
  • Mother's Day Special from Clarins. Free shipping with #coupon code MOTHER – #
  • Walgreens is celebrating Earth Day by giving 22% off all eco-friendly including cleaning supplies & beauty products – #
  • The Body Shop still has some awesome Earth Day specials on soaps, makeup brushes and more. Shop now, get extra 20% OFF #
  • Don't pay full retail on video games – Get 20% off all video games at! Use #coupon GAMESALE at checkout. #
  • Go out for dinner and get 80% off your meal! $25 certificates for $2, use #coupon MEAL at checkout to save! #
  • $5 dollar off your next purchase at Pet Care Choice! Use #coupon code PetCare5 – – Expires 6/30/10. #
  • #discounts Get $5 off $30 or $10 off $50 @ – Expires 12/31. #
  • More #discounts on CDs, DVDs, and Video games. Get 20% off and free shipping. Use #coupon code SSAPLFS at checkout! #
  • 15% Off Orders of $100 or more or 20% Off Orders of $150 or more. Use #coupon SPRING2010 #
Rating 3.00 out of 5 $25 Gift Certificate for $2 Offer Weekly Promo Offer 300 x 250

Use Coupon Code: MEAL. Offer Expires 4/30/10.

The offer is back!!! The best time to buy certificates is now when you can get 80% off. You can order it now and your gift certificate is valid for up to a year!

Read here about how I paid half the total check for dinner for two people.

Use code MEAL and Pay $2 thru 4/30/10.

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Ikea: $1 Swedish Meatball Plate – April 24 and April 25 only

Ikea: $1 Swedish Meatball Plate – April 24 and April 25 only

10 meatballs with gravy, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce. Just $1 this weekend only!

Offer is not valid in Ikea Hicksville, Ikea Houston, and Ikea Direct.

More Details | Ikea Store Locator

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Job Openings: Account Executive – Territory Sales

Job Opening: Account Executive - Territory

If you’re not just a salesperson, but a sales superstar… join us as an Account Executive for business to business field work. is looking for new Account Executives to be based in one of our five (5) different California locations. Each position is tied to a territory and will be responsible for acquiring new business accounts, managing existing accounts, and maintaining strong customer relationships specific to that region.

Read more…

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Weekly Deals on Twitter

  • #discounts Get $5 off $30 or $10 off $50 @ – Expires 12/31. #
  • Top of the line 13.3" MacBook Pro 8GB RAM, 160GB Hard Drive… for just $1,749.99 after mail-in rebate #
  • Where is the best place to get coupons? Entertainment Books! Local deals that add up to thousands of $$$ saved! #
  • Get caught up on the first season of Glee! Save 40% off the DVD set! Use #coupon BSD7499F Expires 4/15. #
  • We are getting some great tips on how to save money. If you haven't yet, submit your tip and be entered to win $250! #
  • 40% off all TV & Movie Box Sets on DVD and Blu-Ray. Complete your collection w/ #coupon BSD7499F Expires 4/15. #
  • #coupon 'BAGSBUY' Shop for shoes and handbags. Get 10% off at plus Free Shipping. Expires 11/10. #
  • Mad Men, The Tudors, and Band of Brothers on DVD! Save 40% with #coupon code #BSD7499F Ends today! #
  • Spring time means spring sales! Shop the sales at Esprit and save 35% off! Use #coupon MN7BFE6Q for your 35% discount #
  • Remember that you can get FREE French Fries today at Jack in the Box! No coupon necessary. #
  • Expedia Package Deals: Saved up to $450* per trip when you book a flight + hotel at the same time. Expires 5/15. #
  • #deals #pacsun #clothing Free Flip Flops with Purchase of Girls Swimwear #
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Send a free #msg2mom for Mother’s Day in the PennySaver

Send a free #msg2mom for Mother’s Day in the PennySaver

*Our Mother’s Day promotion has completed its run. Remember to follow us on Twitter for future promotions, contests, and other fun stuff!*

Give Mom a special shout out this year by placing a FREE ad in your local PennySaver.  You can tweet your free Mother’s Day greeting and we will publish it in your designated zip code (CA Only).

Your message will be published in black and white in the CA Pennysaver in your zip code with a maximum of 15 words including a bold black headline.

Mother's Day Special Greeting in PennySaver

Just Tweet a message with the hashtag #msg2mom and your zip code. For example:

“Happy Mother’s Day” To the most wonderful mother anyone could ask for. Love, Penny.#msg2mom in 90815.

“Thankful this Mother’s Day” For an awesome mom who is also my best friend. Love, Penny. #msg2mom in 90815.

“Hey Mom!” Thanks for always taking me to school and making me breakfast. I love you! Love, Penny. #msg2mom in 90815.

Don’t forget to send a special message to Grandma too! You can see a live stream of the messages we’re getting to the right there in our Twitter widget!

If you aren’t on Twitter but would also like to send a special message to Mom, print out our order form and send it to us in order to be included. Don’t postpone because the deadline is April 29th! Your message will be published in the PennySaver in your designated region the week before Mother’s Day (the week of May 5th).

If you would like to enhance your greetings with a heart symbol or to include a blue shaded box, there is an extra charge. You can call our Private Party line at 800-995-3333 for details.

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Scam Ads Hitting Close to Home

Scam Ads Hitting Close to Home

April 16, 2010: We are aware of the number of scam ads that are being posted on our website. In an effort to reduce these ads, we have implemented a RECAPTCHA form to eliminate automatic posting. This has eliminated robots from spamming the site, but the scammers’ tactics involve more than just robot spamming. We are working behind the scenes on methods to block these scammers from accessing and posting on our website. We do need your help in flagging any suspicious ads and forwarding any suspicious emails to This will help us remove the ads and ban the poster. Please be cautious when dealing on the internet, not just on our website but on any other website. We encourage our buyers and sellers to deal locally and not to give out any sensitive personal information online including banking information, social security number, home address, etc. Dealing locally is the best way to stay safe.

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Happy Tax Day!

Happy Tax Day!

Lots of freebies and goodies for all the taxpayers today.

Starbucks: Free Brewed Coffee (bring your own mug!)

Cinnabon: 2 free bite-sized cupcakes from 6-8pm
Find a Cinnabon

Boston Market: Buy One Get One Free Meal
Printable Coupon | Store Locator

McCormick & Schmick’s: $10.40 Dinner & Drink Special
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P.F. Chang’s: 15% off food purchases
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