Franny the Shopaholic, by Franny d'Angelo

Dear Franny the Shopa-holic: Where can I purchase a small weight set and bench cheap? - Frank L., Hammonton

Dear Frank: Walmart has a bench with a 100-pound weight set for $74.97.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: I have some storm damaged (wet) documents I would like to have shredded. I am looking for a local establishment I can take the documents to and observe them being shredded. - David G.

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Dear David: Career Oppor-tunity Development Incorpor-ated (CODI) in Egg Harbor City offers shredding services to businesses and individuals for 28 cents per pound. Call 609-965-5422 for more information.

Dear Franny the Shopa-holic: Any deals on photo paper? - Al

Dear Al: How's free? Staples have a 60-pack of 4- by 6-inch photo paper free after a $9.99 mail-in rebate.

Dear Franny The Shopa-holic: I have a trundle bed with a 30-inch wide mattresses. I used to be able to buy sheets for the bed at the JCPenney catalog but I can no longer get them there. Can you find a place I might be able to purchase new sheets for my bed? - Peggy, Cape May

Dear Peggy: Call 740-593-5000 or visit trundlebed This website has quite a few choices and thread counts.

Steals of the week


•Lean Cuisine: Half price.

•Porterhouse steak: $5.99 per pound.

•Strawberries: $2.50 per pound.


•College Inn: 48 cents per can.

•101-ounce bottle Capatriti 100 percent olive oil: $7.99.

•America's Choice 24-pack of bottled water: Three for $8.88.


•Gatorade 32-ounce bottle:

•83 cents.

•Chock Full o'Nuts: $1.99.

•Ajax 50-ounce laundry detergent: 99 cents with an additional $10 purchase.

•Scotties tissues: 88 cents.

•Glass Plus: 99 cents.


•Fresh Express salad blends: Buy one, get one free.

•Doritios or Utz potato chips: Half price.

•Pillsbury brownie mix: Four for $5.


•Macy's has a Ralph Lauren Cape Elizabeth four-piece queen comforter set with bedskirt and two shams, regularly $400, on sale for $159.99.

•Magnetic mini staplers and Rose Art 12-pack colored pencils are $1 at Staples.

•Joy 12.6-ounce or Dawn

•9-ounce dish detergent is

•99 cents at Walgreens.

•The entire stock of baskets are half price at Michaels.

•Gold Emblem (limited assortment) are buy one, get one free at CVS.

•Sears has 40 percent off all Activewear. All pillows are half price.

•Equate weightloss shake six-pack is $4.87 at Walmart.

•Buy a six-pack of 5 Hour Energy Shots, get a two-pack free at Rite Aid.

•Acrylic or clip frames are

•60 percent off at A.C. Moore.

•LG 1080p LED SMART HDTV is $699.54 at hhgregg. Save an additional 5 percent with your hhgregg credit card.

•Xbox 360 4GB Nike + Kinnect Bundle is $249.99 at Best Buy.

•Home Depot has all in-stock and express options cabinets 20 percent off today.

• New Balance mini stepper is $55 at Target.

•Five-piece dining room set is $129.99 at Kmart.

•All adult and youth Crocs are buy one, get one free at Dick's Sporting Goods.

•Shake Weights are $4.99 at Boscov's.

•Boneless skinless chicken breast is $1.59 per pound at Save-A-Lot.

Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. Email


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