Monthly Archive: October 2017

By Deborah Streeter Partner dancing  … hmm. I can remember going to a dance, of holding hands and embracing each other. This style has been going on for centuries. Yeah, the man leads and …

Shopping at thrift stores is like going on a safari, but instead of hunting wild game, you’re hunting the elusive best bargain. Often it’s the thrill of the hunt that many people enjoy most about thrift store shopping. For others, it’s the savings they receive when they find the perfect item at a fraction of the cost at a major retail store.

What can $10 buy you in today’s market? Well, a burger and fries for starters. Or, perhaps a nice tee shirt. Or, if you are savvy enough, it can buy you a pair of Ann Taylor pants, a matching Talbots belt, a cashmere scarf and a Banana Republic blouse.

Shopping online can be a great money-saving experience provided you take some precautions and do your research. Aside from being convenient, there are some real deals to be had if you take the time to search. Major retailers like Walmart, Amazon, Google and others are offering free shipping and deep discounts to get you to buy online. On top of that, consider the time saving by ordering products and having them shipped right to your door.