Fireworks. Backyard Barbeques. Decorating everything in red, white, and blue. What’s not to love about the 4th of July? It’s an opportunity to take the day off and celebrate with family and friends. But this year temperatures and costs across the country are soaring. If the heat doesn’t get to you, the toll on your budget just might. That’s why we’re sharing some articles that may help you save a little money this year so you can enjoy the holiday stress-free.
Don’t Blow Your Budget on Fourth of July (Business Insider)
Is it just too hot for a backyard grill out this year? Business Insider lists other ways to celebrate that are just as much fun and won’t break your budget.
12 Fourth of July Discounts to Help You Celebrate Independence Day (Savvy Sugar)
Guess what? Retailers love Fourth of July as much as you do! Savvy Sugar shares a list of retailers offering discounts up until 4th of July. Is your favorite store on the list?
How to Save Money on Your Fourth of July Party (Money Crashers)
It’s no secret that hosting a party can get expensive – fast. Money Crashers tells you how to host a great party and save money in the process.
15 Recipes for Your Fourth of July Party (The Daily Muse)
Tired of eating potato salad and hot dogs at barbeques? Then don’t miss these creative and fun recipes featured by The Daily Muse.
Budget Friendly Recipes for Your July Fourth Cookout (Talking Cents)
If you love the idea of trying new recipes but fear it may cost too much, then check this article out. Talking Cents lists recipes that promise to please on the cheap.
A Complete Guide to Saving at America’s Baseball Stadiums (Wisebread)
Many prefer to celebrate the holiday while watching America’s favorite pastime. But tickets, food, drinks, and souvenirs add up. Luckily, Wisebread gives you a tour of deals at American baseball stadiums so you can go to the game with budget intact.
How to Save Money When Traveling (Young Family Finance)
July 4th is smack dab in the middle of the week this year, but a lucky few will still be able to travel for the holiday. If you’re one of them then read Young Family Finance’s tips to help you save money while traveling.
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