Archive: March 29, 2009 - April 4, 2009

Cool Store Alert: West Elm

Every spring I try to turn my small patio into a relaxing, beach setting. I use colors and lots of candles and lights to make it happen... sort of. It never quite works out the way I want it to. Which is why the recent West Elm catalog caught my...

By Tania Anderson | April 2, 2009; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (1)

Beating Retailers at Their Own Game

You walk into a store, browse the shelves, pick what you want and pay for it. Shopping seems simple enough, right? But retailers have tricks up their sleeves to make us buy certain things that we consumers don't even know about. That's according to Martin Lindstrom, author of "Buyology: Truth...

By Tania Anderson | March 31, 2009; 7:44 AM ET | Comments (7)


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