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Amazon Will Deliver 25,000 Items to Your Doorstep in 2 Hours

Amazon is changing from a discounter to a total convenience service. Survey after survey shows they no longer have the lowest price in the market. So they've decided their future isn't about price competition; it's about getting customers what they want very quickly. I am a member of Amazon Prime, ...

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One Loyalty Program To Rule Them All?

Wouldn't it be nice to have just one reward card or membership number for multiple retailers? That will soon be a reality thanks to a new partnership.  Plenti offers co-op to make your life easier There's a new effort called Plenti. Plenti is a rewards program that lets you earn ...

Online retailers cheaper than Amazon right now

Online retailers cheaper than Amazon right now

There's an all-out war going on for your money in the online retail world. Take advantage of it, and find the best deals.

The #1 Secret You Don't Know About Outlet Shopping

Thinking about updating your spring wardrobe at the outlet shops? What you think is a deal may be no deal at all! Here's a secret the outlets like to keep closely guarded... Outlet shopping moves from exurbs to the suburbs Outlet centers had their origins in rural mill towns. They ...

Get a better deal on organic foods

Get a better deal on organic foods

Eating healthy is getting easier and cheaper to do. These stores have the best deals on organic produce.

Online Restaurant Ordering To Replace Human Jobs

How many times do you order something at a restaurant and it comes out wrong? Depending on which stats you believe, it's somewhere around 1 in 6 or 1 in 7 times. Mistakes like that are costly to restaurants. You either have to eat the food and go away feeling ...


3 Tips to Get the Most Value Out of Gift Cards

Gift cards are really popular this time of year. But when you buy one, I want to make sure you are protected. Is your gift card going to be emptied before you even use it? Gift cards sold off display racks at stores are becoming a hot target for scamsters ...

7 Ways To Save Money on Groceries

Grocery costs are one of the most expensive line items in many family budgets. According to this infographic, the average family of four in America spends nearly $12,000 a year on food. When food alone is taking $1,000 out of the pockets of the average family of four each month, ...

The Best Mattress for Your Money

Looking for the best mattress for your money? To cut through the clutter of advertising you'll see out there, the November 2014 issue of Consumer Reports has a look at the best mattresses and mattress retailers. Here's a look at the best affordable mattresses The magazine broke out their findings ...


Target Lowers Free Shipping Threshold to $25

Target is still recovering from the brutal effects of how they've been treated in the marketplace after their Christmas 2013 security breach. In trying to put the pieces back together, they're spending a fortune to beef up Targets up the ante in the shipping wars In the ongoing war ...

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