In the News: August 2023

In the News: August 2023

Posted on Sep 25 2023 Posted in  In the News, Money-Saving Tips
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When you’re not busy shopping for the best deals and offers on the internet, catch up with your favorite cash back site in the news!

TopCashback has been making headlines for its expert savings tips for a long time, and now members like you can read all about them here. This latest edition of our In the News series features only a handful of the amazing coverage we’ve received in August, so keep your eyes peeled for additional TopCashback mentions across national and local publications.

6 Tips for Cutting Costs on Back-to-School Shopping (Source: NerdWallet)

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NerdWallet considered cash back apps as one of its top tips for saving on back-to-school supplies this year. So, if you like skipping the store to shop online instead, NerdWallet recommends using TopCashback’s free portal (with over 7,000 stores) to secure your cash back savings.

The 5 Best Away Luggage Dupes for Less, Retail Experts Say (Source: Best Life)

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Away luggage has been seen in the hands of many travelers, including celebrities. Its durability and minimalistic style go a long way—but its price tag can be hard to swallow.

Best Life spoke to TopCashback’s consumer expert Samantha Landau for affordable alternatives that budget-friendly shoppers can buy. See which ones she recommended in the link above.

Out With the New and in With the Old (Source: MassLive)

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According to a recent TopCashback survey, 68% of Americans are turning to thrift stores for their home and clothing needs amid rising costs. MassLive shared our findings with its readership, including some helpful advice we had for first-time thrifters.

How You Can Start Saving for Retirement Early (Source:

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After a TopCashback poll revealed that 61% of Americans aren’t financially ready for retirement, we came up with four ways for them to get on the right track, which KX News picked up!

6 Ways Millennials Can Save Money at Costco (Source: GOBankingRates)

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Costco can have you spending just as much as you would elsewhere—if you’re not careful. Bulk-buying can have its pitfalls, too.

“Be sure to assess whether or not you’ll consume the product before it expires,” Samantha told GOBankingRates. “Just because something costs less per unit doesn’t mean you won’t be paying more for it in the long run when you have to throw it out.” (This is especially true for dairy, meat and dessert products.)

Guide to the Best Cash Back Apps (Source: The Tech Edvocate)

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The Tech Edvocate named TopCashback one of the best cash back apps for earning rewards on everyday purchases. And we don’t disagree!

Survey: 41 Percent of Americans Are Currently in Debt (Source: KBAK-TV)

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KBAK-TV reported the results of a recent TopCashback survey, which discovered that 41% of Americans are experiencing debt. Want to avoid winding up in the same hole? Watch the clip in the link above!

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by Diana Oliveira

Diana Oliveira is the senior copywriter at After beginning her copywriting career at a paper company, where she harnessed her creative chops writing about…paper, this self-described “bargain shopper” has felt at home talking about our many stores, deals and money-saving tips the last few years.

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