Category Archives: Thrift

The Future of Shopping

The Future of Shopping One of my favourite writers, Megan McArdle, writes about how shopping has changed with the emergence of ‘showrooming’.  Showrooming is where one visits a big-box store only to see the physical product.  They do not, however, … Continue reading

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How Companies Learn Your Secrets

How Companies Learn Your Secrets For anyone who has ever struggled to curb their spending, here is a good reason why:  Teams of brilliant scientists are working diligently to entice you to spend.    This article not only describes how companies … Continue reading

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Saving the New Year

Saving the New Year Articles about saving more are no fun to read, but I like this author and think this article is far better than most I see.   This is an article written for an American audience, so substitute … Continue reading

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