Cost Cutters: New Ways to Save

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It's almost March. Are you sticking to your New Year's resolutions?

If saving money tops your list, there are new ways to help you save. FOX 4's Heidi Schmidt has some ideas for you to try.

Veebow is an app that you can download right to your smartphone.  It will give you deals in your area.  The best thing about this app is that you don't have to print a coupon.  You just take your phone to the store or restaurant and pull up the deal.  Show it and it's honored!  Click here for more information.  Standard rates may apply. is a new site that helps you build a meal plan around what's on sale at stores any given week.  Even better?  You can build three meals every week for free.  The site will show you some of the options that are on sale at the store you choose ... plus recipe ideas!

If you're looking for a little inspiration for everything from decorating to dinner check out pinterest.  You just sign up and start "pinning" and organizing things that you love.  Check out what everyone else is pinning for some great ideas.

Hen House is getting into the mobile market.  Text "hen house" to 80802 to join the text and save program.  You'll get special sales sent right to your phone.  Keep in mind each deal is only good for the dates and times in the text.  Standard rates may apply. is a points earning site.  Sign up and start clicking through the mypoints offers in your inbox.  You'll also earn points for completing surveys.  When you have enough points you can cash them in for gift certificates to some of your favorite stores.  If you sign up for mypoints, keep in mind that you'll be getting a lot of stuff in your inbox.  I set up another free email through gmail and have all the mypoints offers sent there.

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