Without warning, Walmart closes stores and lays off thousands of employees. The five stores affected are located in four different states, according to CNN Money. Closures may last up to six months so “extended repairs” can be completed. Show More Summary
This week, Leander takes some time to try on the Apple Watch in-store, finding out whether the hottest smartwatch out there is worth your time or money, David heads into an Apple Store on Magnificent Mile in Chicago for a … Read mor...
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on YouTube channels that could save you hundreds every month, the right way to store and organize your spices, and tips to save money this summer. Top 5 Articles These 21 YouTube Channels Could Save You Hundreds...
The New York Times: A New York police detective has been suspended after a surveillance video appeared to show him taking money from a Brooklyn deli during a sweep of the store for loose cigarettes. The detective, Ian Cyrus, 49, who was assigned to the Brooklyn North narcotics unit, was suspended “based on the nature […]
Sounds like: Smith Westerns, King Tuff, Deerhunter, The Rolling Stones Song: Twin Peaks - Got Your Money What's so good? Record Store Day is upon us, and if you're like me, then you're pretty excited about it. For those of you unfamiliar...Show More Summary
(Craft Store | Tampa, FL, USA) Craft Store | Tampa, FL, USA Categories: At The Checkout Money Tags: Craft Store Craft Store | Tampa, FL, USA(I answer the phone while working the register during holiday rush.) Customer: “Hey, I made a several hundred dollar purchase a few days ago during the big sale. Show More Summary
(Grocery Store | OH, USA) Grocery Store | OH, USA Categories: At The Checkout Bad Behavior Money Tags: Grocery Store Grocery Store | OH, USA(I used to work as a cashier at [Large National Chain]. One afternoon I am ringing out an elderly couple’s groceries. Show More Summary
What if the app that brought to your Windows Phone the best paid apps for free became a Universal App? No need to wonder: starting tomorrow, you can begin saving money even on your tablet /desktop thanks to the developers of myAppFree, who have taken their great experience to a whole new level. With one […]
I am all for anything that makes healthy eating a little easier, so when I kept seeing those packages of frozen cooked whole grains at health food stores and Trader Joe's, the idea seemed pretty awesome. They take minutes to prepare, and since you're not cooking up a huge pot, they also help keep portions in check. Show More Summary
Rand Paul is selling some hilarious items to raise money for his candidacy. A trendy man wearing modern eyewear. (via randpaul.com) Kentucky Senator Rand Paul announced his bid for the Presidency this morning, but his online store is far more interesting than boring old politics. Show More Summary
(Grocery Store | IN, USA) Grocery Store | IN, USA Categories: At The Checkout Criminal/Illegal Money Tags: Grocery Store Grocery Store | IN, USA(Today is the day before Thanksgiving. I went to a grocery store to grab a couple of last minute supplies and the card reader won’t scan my really old debit card. Show More Summary
I was an early adopter of digital music (you hide your surprise well). I bought my first mp3 player in 1998, some three years before the first iPod. It cost a silly amount of money and stored exactly one album at a time in its 64MB (not GB) of flash memory. Me being me, I […]
The greatest olive oil in the world isn't worth a damn if you don't use it, and for my money, the easiest way to get yourself to start using up your olive oil is to store it in a way that properly protects it from oxidation while also allowing for easy, no-fuss access to pour whenever you need a little drizzle here and there. Show More Summary
(Retail | Switzerland) Retail | Switzerland Categories: At The Checkout Bizarre Money Tags: Retail Retail | Switzerland(I work part time in a store that sells sweets and little toys. A man in his mid-twenties walks in.) Customer: “I’d like to buy this. Show More Summary
By Dr. Wise Young When you go to the bank, you deposit money, right? Well, some “banks,” which are actually advanced scientific labs, will “bank” blood – umbilical cord blood. Women deposit their umbilical cord blood immediately after birth, and it’s available for use for any family member. Show More Summary
Walmart is famous for keeping labor costs down inside its more than 5,000 brick-and-mortar U.S. stores. According to a new report from the AFL-CIO, the world's largest retailer may have found a way to save money on its tech workers in...Show More Summary
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to see the world on a budget, why you just overpaid at the store, and the smart way to lend money to friends and family. Top 5 Articles Ten ways to see the world on a budget — Instead booking each leg...
Custom frames are incredibly expensive, but protecting your art collection is a must if you want it to last. You can save money on uniquely sized pieces by buying a mat at a craft store, cutting it to fit, then putting the artwork in a standard sized frame. Read more...
Neil Patrick Harris is an Emmy and Tony winner--but to regular customers at the grocery store, he's "that guy from the Heineken ads." NPH stars in a hilarious new ad in which Heineken is promoting their money back guarantee to anyone who doesn't think it's the best light beer. Check out the commercial below:
Yes, buying store brands is a great way to save money on your grocery bill — but the truth is, sometimes you’re better off sticking with the name brand product. Long-time readers who have been following my blog probably know that, since my first store brand challenge in 2009, I’ve conducted more than a dozen […]