Archive: March 15, 2009 - March 21, 2009

Did You Know...?

...That you should never go shopping hungry, even when you're not buying groceries? And some retailers use certain scents like the smell of fresh-cut grass to make us buy. That's according to a new book by Martin Lindstrom called 'Buyology: Truth and Lies About Why We Buy.' The author...

By Tania Anderson | March 19, 2009; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (5)

Coupons for a Price: Deal or No Deal?

I'll be honest here. I've never really understood the lure of coupons. I've tried using them but I only last a few shopping trips and then I give up. To me it doesn't seem worth the 25 cents in savings or the fact that you have to buy more of...

By Tania Anderson | March 17, 2009; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (20)


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