The Atlanta Journal-Constitution helps find metro Atlanta deals and bargains to save you money

JessicaShops: Lego rentals, BLT Steak, handcrafted jewelry

9:44 am May. 27, 2015 If your children are into Legos, then you know there is no end to the amount of sets you can get and build — and the amount of money you can spend doing it. But thanks to the new start-up company, you can “rent” Lego sets and when you’re done building them, you can return them for a new one. Choose from more than 300 sets including

JessicaShops: Stylish safety, ear cuffs, Elan Westside rental deal

6:23 am May. 20, 2015

Blingsting: Perfect protection for the fashionista, Blingsting is the only pepper spray that comes in a chic sparkly girly case. Most pepper sprays come in a dark bottle that can be hard to find at the bottom of your bag, or look like a killjoy hanging off your keychain. Blingsting is cute, sparkly and easy to find when you need it. It was also the swanky safety spray in

JessicaShops: Pediped, FurKids, Pure Barre

6:31 am Apr. 29, 2015

Pediped: Pediped is celebrating its 10-year anniversary by giving away a year’s supply of children’s shoes. The company’s stylish footwear promotes healthy foot development. Visit www to register, and drawings take place every week through June 5 so you have multiple chances to win. But while you’re on the website, check out the current sale items — I found lots of cute summer styles for children priced $10-$15

JessicaShops: flat iron deal, Charming Charlie, Bloomingdale’s

9:17 am Apr. 15, 2015

Siggers Hairdressers: If you need a professional-grade flat iron, Siggers has one of the best 1-inch flat irons you can buy now on sale. This salon-quality hair straightener with Korean titanium plates is on par with the $150+ flat irons, but half the price. Retailing for $160, Siggers’ price is $120, but a special purchase through June now makes it only $80. Purchase online or in the salon. Siggers

JessicaShops: Skincare, sports gear, Total Gym fitness

7:18 am Apr. 8, 2015

Violet Oasis: Violet Oasis has created a Mediterranean-inspired skincare line handcrafted with natural ingredients. For example, the exfoliator is made with date shells and crushed almonds — you can see the crushed almonds as they exfoliate. The Therapeutic Body Butter is tested to firm and tighten and contains olive oil blended with sweet almond oil, grape seed oil, Mediterranean mint, green tea and Argan oil. Try it for yourself

JessicaShops: Travel for retirees, thrift sale, wine tasting

7:03 am Mar. 25, 2015

Overseas deals: recently cited Panama, Ecuador and Belize as countries with the best incentives for foreign retirees, with savings on things such as travel, utility bills and medication. For example, Panama has a “pensionado” visa, available to anyone with a lifetime pension of more than $1,000 a month. Discounts include 20 percent off medical services, 50 percent off entertainment, 25 percent off restaurant meals, 25 percent off airfare

JessicaShops: furniture warehouse sale, jewelry at Siggers, Cyc Fitness

6:58 am Mar. 18, 2015

BoBo Intriguing Objects: The wholesale line of high-end, unique furniture is opening its doors to the public for a limited-time sale. Find many hidden gems at discounted prices. Think of it as a super-luxurious estate sale with major markdowns on discontinued products, samples, vintage items, one-offs, less-than-perfect items and other treasures. The sale takes place 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, March 27  and Saturday, March 28 at the warehouse location,

JessicaShops: Baseball vacation, free mail scale, home deals

9:55 am Mar. 11, 2015

Jupiter Beach Resort and Spa/Major League Baseball: Take the family on a baseball-themed vacation to the spring training home of the St. Louis Cardinals in Florida. Book the “Diamond” package at the Jupiter Beach Resort and Spa ($520/night) for a one-of-a-kind “day at the stadium” experience that includes four game tickets, a behind-the-scenes tour of Roger Dean Stadium and the chance to watch batting practice on the field and