Top Amazon Prime Day Deals: Roomba, American Girl, Fitbit & more!

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Happy Amazon Prime Day round two!  Hopefully things will be a little smoother today than they were yesterday.  This is a great time to get a jump start on Christmas shopping or to grab deals for upcoming birthdays!

Here are some things that you need to do to get prepared:

If you haven’t already, make sure you sign up for your FREE 30 day Amazon Prime trial! This will give you access to all the exclusive deals on Prime Day!  If you’re a student, you’ll get a free six month Amazon Prime trial PLUS you’ll pay 50% for your Prime membership after that!

Make sure you join and follow Melissa’s Bargains Group on Facebook where I will be posting deals as they go live!

Check out the Amazon Prime Day page NOW to see all of the deals that are currently live–>  Amazon Prime Day Deals

Here are some of my favorites that are currently live:

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iRobot Roomba 671 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi Connectivity – $229.99 – This is on my “wish list” and you can even activate this one using Alexa! The regular price is $349.99, so this is an awesome deal!

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Here’s another AWESOME Prime Day Deal, especially if you’re in the market for a Keurig!  Get this Keurig Elite coffee maker plus K-cups for just $99.99!

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I have heard such great things from friends who have done this 23andMe DNA Test!  As an added bonus, this kit also includes the Health + Ancestry Personal Genetic Service, too!  It’s on sale for $99.99 as a part of the Amazon Prime Day deals, which is 67% off the regular retail price of $299.

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School is about to start again here and if you’re like me, that means your life is about to get a whole lot busier!  This Instant Pot Pressure Cooker is a complete lifesaver for cooking meals at home when you’re short on time!  Cook frozen chicken breasts in 15 minutes!  You can use it as a rice cooker or a slow cooker, too!  It’s on sale today only for $58.99 (regularly $99.95)

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If you’re been looking for Fitbit deals, check this out!  Today you can get the Fitbit Alta HR for just $89.95!  That’s 40% off the regular retail price of $149.95.  I got my daughter one for Christmas this past year and she loves it!

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Deals on American Girl Dolls DO NOT come along very often!  Don’t miss this one!  Today in honor of Amazon Prime Day, you can get this American Girl Melody Doll and outfit collection for just $147.70which is 30% off!  If you’ve got an American Girl doll fan at home, this would be a great one to put up for Christmas.

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This one is for the Harry Potter fans!  Get this 8 film collection for just $28.99 on BluRay or get the 4K Ultra HD, BluRay and digital set for $79.98–> Harry Potter movie deals

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If you’re looking for toy deals, you’ll save up to 40% off on popular brands like Nerf and Radio Flyer.  I got my son the Nerf lazer tag set pictured above for his birthday and it’s been a hit!

See all of the Amazon Prime Day toy deals here–> Amazon Prime Day toy deals

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Save up to 40% on Under Armour gear today!  This includes clothing and accessories like shoes and bags!

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Here’s ANOTHER item from my wish list!  Get this Ninja Professional Blender for just $49.99!  (regularly $86.95)

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Need camping gear?  Save up to 30% off on select Coleman camping gear!

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Get this Xbox One S 1 TB Starter Bundle for $229.99!

These deals are still available from yesterday:

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There is a $5 off $20 books coupon is always a favorite!  This is a great time to grab a favorite boxed set!!


Save up to $100 on the Amazon Echo Show PLUS save up to 50% on other Amazon Echo devices!

Amazon Echo Dot – $29.99 – these are GREAT for bedrooms.  My tween and teen LOVE theirs!

Amazon Echo – $69.99

Amazon Echo Plus – $99.99

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Are you cutting cable to save money?  Grab an Amazon Fire Stick with Alexa Voice Remote for just $19.99!

Or, the Fire TV with 4K Ultra and Alexa Voice Remote is on sale for $34.99 (regularly $69.99)

Fire tablets and Kindle devices are cheap, too!

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Amazon Fire tablets are only $29.99 and if you get 3, you’ll pay just $79.97!!  Check out the 3 pack here–> Amazon Fire tablets 3 pack


The Kids Fire Tablet, which includes a heavy duty case, 2 year no questions asked warranty, and one year of Amazon Free Time Unlimited is only $69.99 today!


The Kindle Paperwhite is a popular e-reader and today you can score it for just $79.99 (regularly $119.99)

If you’re taking advantage of these deals on Fire tablets, make sure you also grab extra storage!  Get a SanDisk Ultra 64 GB micro SD card for just $13.99! (regularly $29.99)

If you enjoy reading on your tablets, today you can get 3 months of Kindle Unlimited Reading for just $.99!  

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If you’ve been looking for a deal on a Ring Doorbell, today is your day!  You can score this Ring Wi-Fi Enabled Video Doorbell for just $99.99!  I’ve had mine for about a year and a half now and I LOVE it!  You can see and talk to people who are at your door using an app on your phone (and you can connect it to your Echo devices, too!)  It’s great for dealing with door to door sales people and it’s great when you’re not home, too!

Click here to check it out–> Ring doorbell sale

OR….upgrade and the get Ring Pro Doorbell for just $174 (regularly $249.99).  This version includes crystal-clear 1080p HD video!

Stock your pantry without even leaving your house! It’s even sweeter because you can save $10 off a $40 Prime Pantry purchase!

Stay tuned!  I’ll be posting more deals all day long!

Earn more SB from the September Swago board!


The digital rewards site Swagbucks is offering big payouts during on their September Swago Board, which runs from September 10th through September 17th at 9am PT! Swago is just like bingo, but in this case you’re filling out squares as you earn points on their site for doing things you already do online. If you’re thinking of trying Swagbucks, this is a great chance to learn all about how the site works and earn bonus points while doing it, meaning you can get more gift cards faster. Here are a few tips:

  • Each square on your Swago Board will contain an action item to complete. They can be anything from getting a search win, completing a survey, or just visiting one of our popular stores!
  • Once you complete the action item in a particular square the square will change color signifying the action item is complete.
  • You have until 12pm PT/3pm ET on Monday, September 17th to mark off as many squares as possible so use your time wisely.
  • Be mindful of the patterns and their corresponding bonuses located on the right of your Swago Board. The patterns will vary in difficulty and bonus value. Once you’ve achieved a pattern, the corresponding “Submit” button will light up. You can have multiple patterns available for submission, however, you can only submit ONE pattern so choose wisely.
  • Each activity you successfully complete on your Swago Board will give you anywhere from 1-20 spins on the Spin & Win Wheel. PLUS, when you submit your board for a bonus you’ll get additional spins. The number of spins will depend on the pattern you complete. The wheel has all sorts of great prizes that you can win, and each spin is a winner!

The Spin & Win Wheel will be available all throughout Swago and you have until 11:59pm PT on Monday, September 17th to use all your spins. 

Fill up your board and then submit your pattern to get even more points – if you can fill in the whole board, you get a 500 SB bonus, which is enough for a $5 gift card from the retailer of your choice.

Click here right now and click “Join” to get started! If you don’t already have a Swagbucks account, you’ll be able to quickly sign up; PLUS, if you earn 300 SB before the first of October, you’ll get a bonus 300 SB!

Earn a 300 Swagbucks Bonus in August!


All throughout August you can earn large bonuses when sign up as my referral on Swagbucks. Swagbucks is a rewards site where you earn points (called SB) for things you’re probably doing online already, like searching the web, watching videos, shopping, discovering deals, and taking surveys. Then you take those points and exchange them for gift cards to places like Amazon, Target, or PayPal cash.

When you sign up through me this month, you can earn a 300 SB bonus! Here’s how:

1. Sign up using this link

2. Earn 300 SB total before September 1st, 2018. You’ll get a 300 SB bonus for it!

3. That’s it. It’s super easy, and Swagbucks is for real. I use it myself, and I’ve been using the gift cards and cash I’ve earned for Swagbucks to pay for my Christmas gifts with CASH since 2008!!

Earn FREE Gift Cards During the Back to School Team Challenge!


It’s that time of the year again! Swagbucks is holding a Back to School Team Challenge to help you earn free gift cards! For those of you who don’t know what Swagbucks is, it’s a website where you can earn cash back on everyday tasks you do online like shopping, answering surveys, discovering deals, and watching videos. You can even earn for searching the web!

If you’ve never tried Swagbucks before because you didn’t know where to begin, their Team Challenges are a great way to learn the ropes and earn points towards free gift cards and PayPal cash! The challenge runs from Monday, August 6th to Friday, August 10th. 

Here’s how you can join the challenge and the site:

1. Click here to join the challenge and be assigned to a team.

2. In addition to earning SB, you’ll contribute to your team’s total as you complete different activities on Swagbucks.

3. Check back on the page often to see the scores and what you’ve contribute so far.

All members who participate and contribute at least 600 points to their team’s total will receive a SB bonus in the form of a SB Swag Up Shop Bonus on their next gift card!

Not only that, but if you sign up under me this month and earn 300 SB before September 1st, you’ll get a 300 SB bonus!

Members of the 1st place team will receive a 100 SB Swag Up Rebate, members of the 2nd place team will receive a 50 SB Swag Up Rebate!

NERF lazer tag set 30% off!

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My son LOVES his Nerf guns!  I got him this Nerf Lazer Tag set for his birthday and it was a hit.  Today it’s on sale for $44.79, which is 30% off the regular retail price of $63.99.  I grabbed an extra set so he can play with even more friends now!

Click her to check it out–> Sale on Nerf Lazer Tag set

See all of the Amazon Prime Day toy deals here–> Amazon Prime Day toy deals

  • MULTIPLAYER COMPATIBILTY – The Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger is a complete system that features 2 Phoenix LTX Lazer tag blasters for fun, action-packed Lazer battles. All Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX blasters are compatible and interchangeable so more than 2 players can play at once (additional taggers sold separately). Invite friends to join in multi-player mode and suddenly they are ready to battle with 3-players, 4-players, 5-players, and beyond. Play in teams or one big free-for-all, but remember it’s tag or be tagged!
  • INDOOR AND OUTDOOR BATTLES – The arena can be anywhere with these Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX blasters so players can battle inside the home or spread out outside for epic match-ups
  • AWESOME SOUNDS & EFFECTS – Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX blasters register hits with lights, sounds and vibrations. Get the authentic Lazer combat experience with a recoil every time it’s fired, a reactive vibration when you’re tagged, fun Lazer shooting sounds, and an awesome ammo reload feature
  • FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY – Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Lazer tag blasters are great for kids, teens, and adults alike. For ages 8 years old and up, different play settings make the game fun and easy for the whole family. Players can set their Lazer tag blasters for 10 or 25 hits before they’re out. Set beginners’ Lazer tag blasters to 25 and more advanced players’ to 10 to even the playing field. These Lazer tag blasters make the best gift for kids (boys and girls), teenagers and adults. Perfect for a birthday, Christmas and other holidays, or any occasion!
  • CONVENIENT – The Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger game is a quality toy that’s fun for the whole family. Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX blasters use a class 1 LED, infrared light. This set requires no vest, pinnies, or ammo. That means no need for cumbersome extra clothing and there are no darts to lose. Players don’t have to stop to reload so they can stay in the game and keep in playing. And, as a bonus, no clean up. Get the benefit of our eco-friendly packaging, which ships in simple brown, recyclable package that’s easy to open and frustration-free!

See more Prime Day deals here–>Amazon Prime Day Deals

If you haven’t already, make sure you sign up for your FREE 30 day Amazon Prime trial! This will give you access to all the exclusive deals on Prime Day!  If you’re a student, you’ll get a free six month Amazon Prime trial PLUS you’ll pay 50% for your Prime membership after that!  Amazon Prime gives you benefits like free 2 day shipping, video and music streaming, photo storage, and more!