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Free shipping day savings

On December 14, 2016

With one full week left to finish holiday shopping, retailers are making one last push to online shoppers. More than 1,000 retailers are offering free shipping with guaranteed delivery by Christmas Eve. On top of free shipping, expect bonus deals.

Saving money

Return policies: some naughty, some nice

On December 3, 2012

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? When deciding what to buy, also consider where to buy. Some return policies are more generous than others. Kohl’s has a very generous return policy. It’s called “Hassle Free Returns” and is quite hassle free. The policy states, “You can return any item, anytime, for a full refund with a receipt. No receipt?…

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Free Shipping Day is Friday

On December 12, 2011

If you haven’t finished your holiday shopping, why not wait a little longer and save on shipping. Friday, December 16th, is Free Shipping Day. More than 2,000 merchants will offer free shipping and guarantee delivery by Christmas Eve. During the holidays, whether you buy on the designated Free Shipping Day, or when it’s convenient for you — shipping is something…

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Target launches Cyber Monday sale in September

On September 26, 2011

It’s still September, but the rush is on to grab shoppers early. Target launched Cyber Monday on the last Monday in September. There even appear to be deals that last all week long under the Cyber Week categories on the left hand side of the page. So, what can you get? The Cyber Week deals I looked at were $20-30…

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Tire Test Trips Up Travellers

On September 6, 2010

Travellers along the Ohio Turnpike checked their oil and fluids, but nobody we talked to did a simple, five-minute, free check that could save their life! One family was even driving on a tire that could separate and shred! The five minute test that you need to do before you hit the road.