Everyone loves saving money at the pump, right? This winter, King Soopers customers can get all revved up about earning extra fuel points on their regular grocery purchases. Thanks to this offer, earn fuel points faster! The goal for many bargain hunters is to reach 1,000 points — the maximum allowed for redemption at the pump. (With 1,000 points, you can easily save $15 to $20, when you fill an empty tank!) [Read more…] about King Soopers: Earn 3x Fuel Points on Winter Weekends
When grocery stores compete for business, bargain hunters always win. And Safeway is upping its game in offering big savings to smart shoppers with its new “Best Deals of the Week.” The weekly deals promise deep discounts on many popular items. The savings are digital, so shoppers will need to first download the coupons to their shopper’s loyalty account via the chain’s Just For U program. [Read more…] about Safeway’s Best Digital Deals of the Week — Save Big On 3 Items!
Bargain hunters are definitely missing King Soopers’ 3-day digital deals from Friday to Sunday. Shoppers just expected the savings every week without fail, but, then, everything was turned upside down because of you know what. However, the grocery store still has smart shoppers covered with its new weekly digital deals. [Read more…] about Save Big On 9 Items With King Soopers’ Weekly Digital Deals
Extreme savings, indeed! Planning and preparing meals can be a hassle for many families. Well, this week, Safeway is making it easier and cheaper with this deal. The grocery store is offering most of the ingredients for a quick meal at a very low-price. (Shop early, as some bargain hunters have found it difficult to find all the items in stock on previous Extreme Value deals.) [Read more…] about Safeway’s $5 Extreme Value Deal: What’s On Sale This Week?
Starting Thursday, November 5, and every Thursday thereafter until further notice, a drive-up food giveaway will operate at Aurora’s Del Mar Park (6th and Peoria). Hours are 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. (or until the food runs out). No residency or income qualifications and no one will ask for any personal information. All food is FREE. The food distribution is run by Food Connect Colorado in partnership with Food Bank of the Rockies.
Attention, Walmart shoppers! The giant retailer is launching a new membership program that brings together in-store and online benefits to save customers money and time: Walmart+. The program uses the company’s wide-ranging assets to make life easier for busy families. Along with the power of its online presence, Walmart+ has the reach of more than 4,700 stores, including 2,700 stores that offer same-day delivery. [Read more…] about Enrollment Now Open! Walmart+ Membership Program Saves Money & Time
Chalk this up under “How did we miss this one?” Since March 2019, King Soopers has been offering what may be a well-kept secret to many shoppers. Through the shopper’s loyalty account, customers can earn cash back on grocery purchases. (If you’re familiar with Ibotta, it’s a very similar program.) Basically, earning a rebate on qualifying purchases that’s applied back to your loyalty account. [Read more…] about Get Cash Back at King Soopers — Earn Extra $ For What You Already Buy!
Boulder County Farmers Markets (BCFM) plan to start opening this weekend, with a gradual rollout of all markets in the coming weeks. At this time, market visitors may reserve a 20-minute shopping time weekly, ensuring access to the market. There will be limited opportunities for walk-up customers. Also, BCFM will open early to serve vulnerable populations from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. [Read more…] about Boulder County Farmers Markets To Open Gradually With New Reservation System
Every shopper in Denver is going to have to bag a new fee, come this summer. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you should know the environmental challenges plastic bags cause for all of us. (Actually, you’ve probably found a plastic bag under that rock!) An estimated 250 million bags are used by Denver residents every year, according to city officials. Unfortunately, only about 5% of those bags are recycled. The rest end up in the waste system.
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Just added: Romano’s Macaroni Grill. Sometimes it’s easy to forget that Colorado is, by nature, an agricultural state. Though it may be a month or more before our farmer’s markets open (they are considered essential businesses), in the meantime there are other options instead of the supermarket for locally-grown fruit, vegetables, meat and more. Some are wholesalers who are opening their doors to retail customers because of so many restaurant closures. Others are restaurants, butcher shops, farmers or specialty retailers. We plan to update this list, so bookmark it and keep checking back. [Read more…] about UPDATED: 36 Local Places To Order & Buy Produce, Fruit, Meat & Grocery Staples
Special hours at most retailers are expected to continue through May. Everyone needs to play an active role in taking care of all the vulnerable populations in our community, especially the elderly. A simple trip to the grocery store can now be an arduous task for those populations because of the potential exposure to other shoppers. (If you’re healthy, please ask your older relatives, neighbors and friends, if they need assistance with picking up groceries or other necessities.) [Read more…] about Stores Will Continue To Offer Special Hours For Seniors & Others
Coloradans are a generous lot. Right now, dozens of organizations are offering free food distribution for families that need help, with some sites offering drive-through pick-ups. Others offer doorstep deliveries for eligible participants. There are even places where you can get free pet food. [Read more…] about Interactive Map Added: Free Food Distribution Sites Across The Front Range
If you’ve ever thought about ordering groceries online, now may be the time to try it. No having to set your alarm to get in early or try to figure out when various aisles are restocked. True, you can’t pick and choose that specific batch of bananas or scan boxes of cereal for the latest expire date. On the otherhand, you let someone else do the heavy lifting, while you stay home. But people who have never ordered food online may be confused by the options. [Read more…] about How To Order Groceries Online – Compare Your Options
Want to help a neighbor who can’t get out to buy much-needed groceries? Need someone to pickup groceries for you? Walmart and Nextdoor have teamed up to create “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” program, an effort to make it easier for neighbors across the country to help one another. While we’ve seen this sort of thing already in practice informally, the new partnership makes it easier to coordinate. [Read more…] about Walmart and Nextdoor Team Up So Neighbors Can Lend A Hand Or Ask For Help Getting Groceries
With extra time on your hands, you may want to take on the task of cleaning and organizing your pantry and refrigerator. There’s a good chance you’re buying food you probably already have in your kitchen (especially if it’s unorganized) — just hidden in the back or under other products. On the other side, you may have “expiration police” in your household. Those who refuse to consume anything expired and are quick to toss anything “old” in the garbage. They’re always the ones searching for an expiration date on every package. [Read more…] about Expires On, Sell By and Best Before…What Does It All Mean?