Get your Fashion On With A Savvycents Wallet ~Review and Giveaway

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When it comes to keeping up with receipts and coupon clippings, I’d be the first to tell you I’m not all that organized.  I have a real bad habit of just stuffing things  right into my purse and can never find it later when I need it.  Do you have that same problem?  If so, I just might have a solution for you.  Recently, I had the opportunity to try out the Savvycents wallet made for us Fashionable Moms. That’s right, “fashionable!”  Who says we can’t be Frugal and Fashionable all at the same time?

 About the Savvy Cents Wallet:

The Savvycents wallet is not only functional but also fashionable. It contains everything you need to organize your monthly or weekly budget using a cash system. With an accordion style file system inside the wallet you can separate money and/or coupons by categories. Your wallet comes with file cards where you can label each category with our pre-printed labels. There are also blank labels where you can customize your wallet based on your personal categories. You no longer have to carry envelopes to separate your money and deal with loose change in the envelopes. A coin pocket is located on the backside of the wallet. 

 It also has 6 pockets for debit cards and store discount cards. On the opposite side there is a place for your driver’s license and a place for your checkbook.

 

 

Melinda Claudepierre – President and creator of Savvycents had the right idea in mind.  Frustrated with the paper envelopes and disorganization with her wallet, she wanted to create a wallet that would allow her to keep her cash in separate categories and also give quick access to her driver’s license, coin holder, and all of her discount cards and coupons.

I can totally relate.  Prior to using the Savvycents wallet, my purse was always a mess.  Finding a wallet that would help keep me organized and allow quick access to the things I use the most was thrilling.  Yeah, the smallest of things get me excited, lol.  It’s also very attractive which gets a big thumbs up!

The Savvycents Wallets is great in that it can be used in many ways.  Although Melinda’s initial intent was to create a wallet for use with cash envelope budgeting system.  It is perfect for the everyday mama or couponer.  Since the wallet has 5 separate sections, you can label them with the pre-printed labels it comes with or create your own.   You can label them with your favorite store or different shopping categories-your choice.  In my opinion, you can’t go wrong with the savvycents wallet and I’ve found myself using it everyday.  It’s about the same size of my old wallet and fit perfectly into my bag. 

 Buy It

The SavvyCents wallet is available for purchase at www.savvycents.com for $24.99.   Right now you have a choice of black or red patent leather.   Be sure to keep an eye out because the pink patent leather wallet will be available real soon.

Win It

Would you like to be Fashionably Frugal by winning a Savvy Cents Wallet?

Mandatory Entry

Please visit SavvyCents and come back here telling me why you’d like to win this wallet and what you’d use it for.

Extra Entries:

  • Subscribe to Cocktails With Mom
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  • Like Savvycents on Facebook
  • Blog about this giveaway then leave me the link! ( 3 entries)
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  • Enter another one of my giveaways ( 1 entry each)
  • Follow Cocktails With Mom and Savvycents  on Twitter and Tweet about this giveaway! ( once Daily)

Win a  Fashionably Frugal Savvycents Wallet @momcocktails http://tinyurl.com/288f7fh ends May31st.

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You MUST leave your email address in one of the comments or have it in your profile so I can get in touch with you.

Contest ends, May 31, 2010 at 11:59pm  CST. Winner will be chosen via Random.org. Winner has 48 hours to respond to my notification email, or a new winner will be chosen. 

Disclosure:  Thanks to SavvyCents for providing a sample for review and the giveaway prize.   The opinions expressed are my own  I was not compensated to write a favorable or positive review.

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  1. I’d use it for my coupons. It would be nice to carry a wallet instead of the paper envelopes all the time.
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  9. taylorbagels says:

    Well I want to win this because my old wallet is dirty and seen better days and I’d use it for everyday use when I go out of the house and for putting all my coupons, money, change license tissues key and what not in it that I can stuff in it.

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  11. Kimberly L says:

    Would be perfect for my coupons and would help me carry them where ever I was – and would be easy to use

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  12. I would like to win to get more organized and I would use it for coupons and gift cards.

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  14. Erica C. says:

    I’d definitely use this to organize my many coupons. I currently just use an envelope.

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  16. Joanne Schultz says:

    I would be great for keeping all my coupons in one place and make access to them nice and easy!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  21. susitravl says:

    I would like to win this because I am the most disorganized person on the face of the earth. Maybe I could keep my receipts all together so I can make sure I get everything entered in my checkbook.

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  22. Heather C says:

    I’d love this since I always use coupons. It would help having them organized, rather than throughout my purse!
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  24. Nancy S. says:

    I would like this because it would help me get organized. I could keep my CVS Extra Bucks and coupons where I could easily find them.

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    I follow your blog.

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  27. Nancy S. says:

    I follow you and Savvycents on twitter and I tweeted.
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  28. I’d like to win it to help me be more organized with my coupons.

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