Category Archives: Shopping

3 Things You Must Do Before Buying Your Next Vehicle

Within the next year, our family will be purchasing a new vehicle. My oldest turned 16 and is preparing to get his license and with the amount of travel I do via car it’s essential that I have something more reliable and with better gas mileage. For some it may seem as though we’re drawing out this process but I want to ensure we are not rushed. Being well-informed will ensure that we do not overpay for a vehicle we are under-satisfied with.

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3 Reasons to Shop Locally Owned for Your Next Vehicle Purchase

Recently I shared that our family was contemplating adding a new-to-us vehicle to our household. My oldest will be able to get his license this fall (GASP!) and as I travel more it is important to have a reliable vehicle for long-distance travels.

Therefore the opportunity to work with University Motor Company here in Columbia, South Carolina came at the perfect time for me. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with the owner and tour their facilities

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Is It Possible To Trust Reviews When You Buy Online?

We all shop online, and we all want to get a good deal – so it’s only right to check the reviews of a product we’re interested in. 

You may come across you will sometimes find a statement which goes something along the lines of:

“I was provided with this product at a reduced price (or sometimes free) in return for my honest review.”

Many of these reviews tend to be 4 or 5 stars.

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Shopping and Saving with Groupon Coupons

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on Groupon Coupons. All opinions, as always, are mine.

It is no secret that this Diva loves a great deal! Since becoming a full-time entrepreneur, I have been on a very strict and tight budget. However, I do budget for fun rewards and “just because” moments for myself and my family. Also, when it comes to business purchases I am always on the look out for the best deal on the best products.

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A Short Guide to Making Smart Shopping Decisions

Almost every day we have to make purchases that affect our lives. Even if you’re not a materialistic person, you still have to pay for the everyday things in life. Most people watch over their finances carefully, and so they don’t want to spend any more than they need to. Choosing the best products to buy is an important factor in making sure your money is stretching as far as it can. You might not always be paying the highest price.

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How To Get The Best Deal On Any Product Or Service

When it comes to making a purchase, everyone wants the best possible deal. The term best possible deal is a euphemism for the cheapest deal because that is what constitutes a good deal in most people’s eyes. The less you can pay for a product or service, the better. Finding that diamond in the rough is often very hard work. Luckily, there are a few general tips that can make it easier, whether you are looking to buy a house or some household appliances.

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Sell Your Children’s Clothing: Online Consignment Tips

I’m excited to share with you all once again about Totspot – a resale shopping app I began using earlier this year that you can use to buy and sell your children’s clothing via consignment. This spring I had the opportunity to review their app and share how we were getting affordable spring fashions for my youngest two children. Hard to believe it’s already fall and we’re preparing for cooler weather.