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4 holiday shopping dates to save the most money

On November 18, 2016

It’s hard to believe, but the holidays are upon us. The Black Friday door buster deals are already starting, one week before Thanksgiving. Here’s a look at 4┬áholiday shopping dates to remember if you want to save the most.

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Black Friday 2016: Best Buy, Walmart, & Target ads

On November 10, 2016

Get your shopping lists ready. The Big Black Friday ads are out. Best Buy, Target, and Walmart deals are available, and the deals don’t start on Thanksgiving. The holiday shopping season is already in full force, and you need to be ready to grab the deals when you find them. Here’s a look at the top deals to grab this…

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November deals: 5 products to buy

On November 1, 2016

Black Friday will remain Black Friday. In recent years, the holiday sales started on Thanksgiving and even the Monday prior. This year many stores and malls are staying closed on Thanksgiving or opening only for a few hours. November is the kickoff to the holiday shopping season, but there are other products you can save on too. Here’s a look…

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Layaway is back in style

On September 2, 2016

The calendar just flipped to September, but already retailers are trying to cash in on holiday spending. Walmart released its top toy list, and is launching its holiday layaway program today. Layaway used to be popular in the 80s and 90s. I can remember my family using the program. It’s making a comeback as retailers look for ways to bring…

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The joys of the season

On December 12, 2012

I am a big online shopper, trying my best to avoid the stores during the busy holiday shopping season. However, my husband insisted we spend some time window shopping at the mall while enjoying the sounds and sights of the season. I reluctantly went. We pulled into a parking space farthest away from the mall. I couldn’t believe the shortage…

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“Thank you for your business”

On November 23, 2012

What a week of contrasts — thankfulness and greed. Just hours after we finished our Thanksgiving meal with family and gave thanks to all we have in our lives, people lined up to rush into stores to grab a good deal. Some people fought to get what they wanted. Thanksgiving has become Black Friday or Gray Thursday. Whatever you call…

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Survival guide to Black Friday week

On November 19, 2012

The much anticipated Thanksgiving week has arrived. Get the aspirin ready if you’re travelling or planning to shop. Put the scale away and get the beer ready if you’re planning to be lazy and watch some football and eat. Don’t expect the hype over the shopping season to end next week. There’s a lot at stake this year for retailers,…

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Hot deals in November

On November 7, 2012

The Election is over, and those ads will disappear. They’ll soon be replaced with holiday shopping ads. Soon, they’ll be haters of those too. As everyone voted on Tuesday, eight Black Friday ads were leaked on GottaDeal. While it’s a hot holiday shopping day, there are other deals and steals this month. 1. Cookware Dealnews said last November, the number…