We have all received these unscrupulous messages in our junk mail folders: pesky e-mail subject lines reading “Prize Notifications” or “Check This Out!” Indeed, there is a medley of scams combing the Internet. Unfortunately, some Internet users cannot decipher what is real and what is a scam.
The word scam has several definitions – plot to [...]
With the holiday season quickly approaching, more and more consumers will turn to the Internet for their holiday shopping needs. Online shopping has been popular for several years and appeals to a broad type of consumer base. This billion dollar business has come a long way from its start in the 1990’s. Today, a consumer [...]
In recent years, the popular catchphrase “Keeping up with the Joneses” has turned into “Keeping up with the Beckhams,” as wealthy celebrities like David and Victoria Beckham have normal consumers scrambling for luxury. Neighbors compare each other’s cars, landscaping and style of dress.
It’s no wonder that stores base their promotions and advertising on the fact [...]
Everyone likes a great deal – it makes shopping much more satisfying. Sometimes we learn about secret deals from our best friends who work at a particular corporation or through mailings via the Internet. While stores and businesses make it a priority not to expose these deals to the public, the average shopper can save [...]
The best things in life are free! A quick web search will yield hundreds of websites that offer free products. Sadly, most have a catch involved for you to actually obtain that free item. However, here are a few categories of items that are truly FREE:
Pandora.com is the best invention as of late. This website [...]