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

On November 10, 2016

Get your shopping lists ready because the holiday shopping season starts before 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 holiday. 

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Layaway Is Back In Style: How It Works

On September 2, 2016

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 budget-conscious shoppers in the store. 

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Are sales a thing of the past?

On January 10, 2013

What drove you to choose the stores you did for holiday shopping? Did sales or promotions influence your decision to shop at a particular store? Sales drive a lot of sales, but some analysts are predicting sales may become a thing of the past. The website, Coupons in the News, had access to an industry report from retail consultant AMG…

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Black Friday Survival Guide

On November 19, 2012

While we typically think of Black Friday as the shopping day after Thanksgiving, the unofficial holiday is getting redefined. Here’s a shopping survival guide.

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Wedding decorations on a budget

On November 14, 2012

Decorations and centerpieces for a wedding can get really expensive, but they really make a difference. I think decorations spice up a room. Most venues are a little plain. Sometimes there are no windows and the carpeting is dark. Decorations and bright centerpieces will add some pizzaz, and you can do it without breaking the bank. Our venue had windows…

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Is Walmart worried?

On October 3, 2012

Walmart continues to up the ante with its series of commercials about it offering low prices. First, it was steaks. Then, groceries and back to school items. Now, it’s cell phones and even a campaign to send in your receipt to see the price differences for yourself.