Spooktacular savings: 4 ways to save this Halloween
Save the scares for the haunted houses and horror movies. No need to gasp when you see your receipt while shopping for Halloween treats and decorations.
Here’s how to score some wicked good deals this Halloween, whether you’ll be passing out candy or hosting a monster bash.
Watch the weekly deals at Walgreens as there are new specials each week on Halloween candy and decor. Avoid the stores and order your candy stash online. You’ll earn 5 percent Cash Back from ShopAtHome.com when you order online at Walgreens.
Money-saving tip: Avoid buying your favorite candy. It’s a dangerous temptation to have it around the house.
If you love Halloween, make your house stand out this year. A few inexpensive ways to haunt your house under $10? Cover your door in spider webbing and add in plastic spiders. Or, these skeleton arm lawn stakes will guide trick-or-treaters to the door — if they dare. Skeleton Arm Lawn Stakes Pair, $6.97 (plus Cash Back), Walmart.com
Haunt your house:
If you’re hosting a party or just want to give your home a spooktacular make-over for Halloween, check out the decorations and party supplies at the Dollar Tree.
Say cheers with fun, skull embossed plastic goblets that are a buck a piece. For an easy, kid-friendly mocktail, mix cranberry juice and soda and garnish with some fun halloween treats — like gummy teeth or gummy worms.
For adults, a Midori Melon Liqueur cocktail is just right for Halloween because of the bright green color. Try 1 part Midori, 2 parts apple cider and a lemon wedge for a delicious Frankenstein-approved cocktail.
You’ll also find dollar deals on dozens of Halloween-themed party items — like napkins, cups, and spider web-shaped treat platters, treat bags and more.
Leading up to Halloween, Michael’s craft store is featuring a “project of the week,” with easy-to-shop craft supplies. Learn how to make a creepy glow-in-the-dark floating head with cheesecloth and glow-in-the-dark paint. Get the whole family involved in a craft that can haunt your house year-after-year. Earn 3 percent Cash Back at Michaels when you shop with ShopAtHome.com.
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