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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Waiting For A Deal So Long It’s Now Irrelevant

I was thinking of buying a specific PC monitor last year except I wasn’t happy with the prices I saw. Therefore, I constantly held off. It has literally been over a year and even with all the sales this year there was no deal to be found for it. Interestingly enough, it’s been so long

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Business

Are Ketchup Chips That Rare

Was this a shocker for me. Not too long ago I reconnected with a friend who moved to a different country and he was telling me how one thing he missed in Canada was ketchup chips. I was thinking, don’t they have this everywhere? Apparently not according to him and he really wanted some. So,

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Financial Management

Shopping During Halloween Day

As expected today virtually all the stores I went to were jam packed with parents and kids. You would think that people opt to do their trick or treating inside stores and venues now as opposed to going door to door. I was surprised to see that a lot of shops were actually trying to

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Financial Management

Better Than Employee Discounts

So I went shopping for that last piece of item today and sure enough I did a price match. It’s always interesting when the customer service reps are also surprised at how much cheaper a competitor is selling the item for. You can’t help but to think it is a price error. Overall, saved about

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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Shopping Bottom Shelf items

I was watching this documentary about shopping the other day and how it’s apparently a psychological trick to make all the unhealthy stuff more visible to encourage a purchase. In turn, most of the healthy choices are placed in the bottom. Even though I personally I think items are scattered all over, I decide to

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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Seeing How Much More Other Countries Get

Funny thing today as I saw an advertisement online for Mcdonalds where it was advertising some kind of meal deal for $9.99. It had like four burgers, four small fries and a serving of nuggets it seemed. The price was so much cheaper compared to what I see here that it made wonder how that

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