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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Being Financially Duped By Labels And Perception

I always find skits like this hilarious where people are duped into thinking they are using something high end when in reality it’s an affordable everyday item. This video I saw today was from the show Jimmy Kimmel where apparently there is some kind of nail polish out there by a Christian Louboutin that costs

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Financial Management

Researching A Company’s Entire Product Lineup For Value

Today I was researching for a portable lighting solution for my DSLR camera and there were a lot of options. First my search introduced me to things like ring lights where everything seemed to be in the $100 to $200 range. I then saw this interesting LED light product under the name Neewer where some

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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Just Buying The Prize Item Instead

I was talking to a person today who appeared to have won a few stuffed animals as result of playing these games. These are basically carnival games where you often have to pay $5 or more to try and win a prize. There was this one game where it didn’t sound too hard but you

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Business

When You Realize You Get Less Than Others For The Same Price

I was reading some articles of various video services here in Canada which has a main operation in the US. Essentially, think of it like Netflix and the topic was how the Canadian version essentially costs more money and you get extremely less content. Knowing this fact alone got a lot of people to not

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Financial Management

Grudgingly Buying A Bundle For One Item Because of Value

This purchase I am contemplating is a little annoying as I was thinking of buying a piece of music for a project which costs about $40 for the track. However, the album itself is almost $100 which has like 10 tracks. So value wise, you feel silly if you were to only buy the single

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Financial Management

Understand Low Price Versus Value

I was having a conversation with a person today as her husband and herself needed help in deciding where to buy a specific gift for their child at the best price possible. The thing was there were two items of the same main product except they came with different pieces of software. One was about

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