28/Nov/2017 Adam

Black Friday should actually be called “The Hunger Games”.  Because people kill each other and the winner get a $20 crock pot! Did you spend till your heart’s desire over the 4 day weekend? The average American spent $967 over the Black Friday weekend event. That is a lot of dough! I guess I am not average then. I did not buy a thing the entire 4 days. I did look and thought about a few purchases. My theory is this, the more I spend on things I don’t need, the more I will have to work and put off…

22/Nov/2017 Adam

Skip Black Friday shopping madness and spend the day outside instead. For us frugal types this is a no-brainer, we do not care to be anywhere near a mall or shopping center on this day. Yes there are great deals to be had. But, for the most part, it’s all useless junk we don’t need anyways.    It is estimated that the average Black Friday shopper will spend close to $967.13 during the 4 day event. The world’s largest brick and mortar retailer Wal*Mart attracted more than 22 million people to its stores last year on Black Friday alone. More…