Don’t Get Tricked This Holiday Shopping Season!

Let’s be clear, over the past three years, retailers have launched an aggressive strategy for your hard earned cash and to derail your budget! The holiday shopping season (November and December) is the most profitable time of the year. According to the National Retail Federation forecast, holiday sales are expected to increase 4.1% in 2014, […]

Budget Friendly Gift Giving Ideas

Over the years, I worked in retail as seasonal help during the Christmas season. One observation I noticed was the many frustrated shoppers. I rarely saw a cheerful shopper. Each year, Christmas gift giving season increases the anxiety level of thousands, if not millions of people. Adding to the frustration is that they have to […]