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I also get ask for more ‘how to save money posts' here is another one! When it comes to saving money, I feel like I am the master at finding a great deal, but sometimes, you just can’t beat those dollar store prices. If you want to save money when you shop, buy these 10 things at the dollar store for the best prices around!
How to Save Money by Buying These 10 Things at the Dollar Store
#1 Buy Q-Tips at the Dollar Store
You just can’t find a better deal on Q-tips anywhere else. When it comes to buying Q-tips, you can get a whole 300-count box for $1 at the dollar store.
#2 Bobby Pins
I don’t know about you, but I lose every bobby pin I buy in a month! Don’t spend more than you have to; buy a whole package of bobby pins for $1 at the dollar store.
#3 Kids Silverware and Dishes
Of course, you don’t want your toddler using your fine china, but buying kids dishes can be just as pricey. Instead, grab some plates, cups, and silverware for $1.
#4 Toothpaste and Tooth Brushes
It’s not every day you find dollar store items that are name brand, but occasionally you find the secret gem. Name brand toothpaste like Colgate can be found for the best deal at the dollar store.
#5 Scotch Tape
Scotch tape is one of the best brands of tape that you can get. With that being said, you can score the best prices for Scotch tape at your local dollar store.
#6 Shaving Cream
If you like using shaving cream to teach your kids lessons or enjoy fun crafts, you can get a whole can of foamy shaving cream for just a dollar at the dollar store.
#7 Seasonal Decorations
Whether you are looking for outdoor decorations or indoor decorations, you can find a slew of inexpensive décor to liven up your home at the dollar store. Chances are you have been spending way too much.
#8 Cleaning Supplies
Did you know most cleaning supplies are made with basically the same thing? You can find name brand cleaning supplies at the dollar store for a fraction of the price you could find them anywhere else.
#9 Party Supplies for anytime
Whether you are throwing a birthday party, a summer bash, or a 4th of July party, you can find all your party supplies at the dollar store. From decorations to plates and cups, get it cheaper at the dollar store.
#10 Craft Supplies and Kids Toys
You don’t have to spend an arm and a leg finding things for your kids to do this summer. The dollar store is full of inexpensive gifts, cool crafts, and supplies for any endeavor. Spend less being crafty when you shop at the dollar store.
We all want to save a little more money every month. When you shop at the dollar store, the money adds up. Start saving more by buying things at the dollar store. What other items have you saved on at the dollar store? We would love to know in the comments below!
Don't forget to check out how to save money by NOT buying these 7 items at the dollar store.
I am a mom to 5 kids, homeschool mom, blogger, social media junkie, Frugalista, Book Worm, and Closet Want-to-be Chef. We are a Roadschool family (homeschooling on the road while traveling fulltime).
I grew up learning ways to save from my mom and grandma. I started my own coupon journey when my first child was born in 2009 and started the blog on 2010 when baby #2 was born to share my tips with everyone who kept asking about how I was getting diapers for $1 a pack!
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