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How Swagbucks Works For Me – marieco

Posted by on Mon, November 24th, 2014 at 3:30 pm

Happy Monday, once again! Today we are pleased to introduce you to marieco, from Indian Trail, NC!

I love Swagbucks because of what it helps me to do for my family. We moved to North Carolina about 7 years ago, and when we got here, it was hard for me to find a job, and I became a stay at home mom. The first years were hard but we made it. After about 2 years here I was introduced to Swagbucks. I played on it for a little bit, but I wasn’t really earning much, so slowly I stopped Swagbucking.

In June 2013, I started noticing one of the couponing sites I had on Facebook was posting when there was a Swag Code, and I figured, what the heck I’ll grab it. then I noticed it was easy to get some points here and there, and I kept collecting the codes, and each time i would look around a bit more, and earn some more. Within 2 weeks I had earned my first giftcard with little effort. I thought it was awesome, and then wanted to see what I could do if I really tried.

I was getting the goal each day (there was only one goal a day at that point) but I would constantly tell my husband how many swagbucks I was making each day. By October I had a couple hundred dollars in gift cards and was so excited I was able to help out with Christmas shopping.

We have 4 children, and each year it was not easy to give them the kind of Christmas we want to, so we were always getting them a lot of little cheap things so it looked like a big Christmas. And we almost always waited till the last minute, and would use money sent to us by grandparents to get them gifts. They were always happy with what they got and never acted disappointed, I think it was more my husband and me that were disappointed. Plus, him and I stopped exchanging gifts because it just wasn’t in the budget. Well, last year I was able to use swagbucks to buy almost all my kids items they had on their list, and we spent almost none of our money. Around November things start getting tight, and being able to use swagbucks to buy gifts is a lifesaver, and motivated me to swag more. I was able to buy all but 2 items on each of the kids list, and I was able to get a gift for my husband as well.

This year, I was able to buy some things that I have wanted throughout the year, things I would never spend money on for, a lot of ebooks…lol…but shoes, party dresses for my girls, tools my husband needed and a few other big things. But I’m well into my Christmas shopping and almost done. I love the feeling of being able to get my children gifts they want. We aren’t crazy, lol, and I won’t get them things I deem ridiculous. Example, one wants the iPhone 6…i don’t even have one, I will get him a phone, but it will be an older model one, and I know he will like it. But I’ve been able to get them games that have just been released and toys that are big right now, without worrying over how to afford this stuff.

I am forever grateful for Swagbucks, and sing the praise of this site every chance I get. Thank you so much for helping me make the holidays a little less stressful.

Thanks for sharing this story with us! We’re glad you’ve been a loyal Swaggernaut for so long! Keep it up!

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Earn Double Swag Bucks This Holiday Season!

Posted by on Mon, November 24th, 2014 at 12:59 pm
The holidays are all about giving back and at Swagbucks, it’s no different! That’s why throughout the holiday season, we will be offering a variety of DOUBLE Swag Bucks Days, as well as some great promotions and contests that will surely put a smile on your face! Here is our full schedule of events: Double ... Read More »

Swagbucks Tips & Tricks: Download the SwagButton!

Posted by on Mon, November 24th, 2014 at 6:00 am
At Swagbucks, we want to help you earn a little extra – in any way we can! You’ve probably read posts from us about downloading the Swagbucks Extension for your browser – which is an incredible way to make sure you are earning as many Swag Bucks as possible. Today, we are here to let ... Read More »

Early Account Verification Option

Posted by on Sat, November 22nd, 2014 at 2:00 pm
It’s that time of year for holiday shopping and Swagbucks would like to help make redeeming your SBs as quick and easy as possible.  As a reminder, all Swagbucks members will, at some point, be prompted to complete an account verification process using a Swagbucks PIN generated specifically for your account.  This account verification process ... Read More »

Saturday Do-It-Yourself: Spinach Dip!

Posted by on Sat, November 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 am
How’s your weekend thus far, Swaggernauts? Today’s DIY project comes from AmberD416, of Corpus Christi, TX! This recipe will change people who wrinkle their nose at anything green. Not only is it delicious but it’s incredibly easy! Ingredients: Olive oil Garlic cloves (or minced garlic) Package of frozen chopped spinach 15 oz jar of Alfredo sauce ... Read More »

Congrats to Our Default Your Engines Winners!

Posted by on Fri, November 21st, 2014 at 5:00 pm
Thank you, Swaggernauts, for defaulting your search engine to Swagbucks Search! We hope you are enjoying your new search results – and winning Swag Bucks! And now, we are happy to announce our latest set of winners from Default Your Engines! Grand Prize Winner – 20,000 SB annsterdam, from Canton, GA Second Prize Winner – ... Read More »

Congrats to The Feast On This Team Challenge Winners!

Posted by on Fri, November 21st, 2014 at 12:30 pm
Did you get enough to eat?! We hope so – because there are no leftovers!!! Thank you to everyone that participated in the Feast On This Team Challenge! It was a spirited competition and we saw so much encouragement and help between all three teams! And that’s what we love the most – Swaggernauts helping ... Read More »

How Swagbucks Works For Me – StrawbrryKiwi

Posted by on Fri, November 21st, 2014 at 10:00 am
We did it again! We made it to Friday!!! Today, please say hi to StrawbrryKiwi, from Miami, FL! Learn how she’s taking advantage of Special Offers and discovering new brands! Hi, my name is StrawbrryKiwi! I’ve been a member of this site for some while now- I think two years, but I still get excited every ... Read More »

It’s a Feast of an MSBD!

Posted by on Fri, November 21st, 2014 at 6:00 am
Happy Friday! We still have a few hours left in our Feast On This Team Challenge – and you can earn points for your team through our mobile apps! And remember, you have until 12pm PT TODAY, November 21st to search and find all 4 Collector’s Bills! And you can win them on your mobile device! ... Read More »

Cut It Out: Holiday Edition!

Posted by on Thu, November 20th, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Coupons just got more rewarding! Coupons can save you big bucks, especially during the holiday season! Preparing a Thanksgiving feast?! Make sure to check out all of our available coupons! You’ll save $$ and earn Swag Bucks at the same time, because when you print your coupons from Swagbucks, you earn 10 Swag Bucks when you ... Read More »