What Black Friday Critics Miss

missOne Facebook friend shopped for eight hours on Black Friday. Another took three friends and filled one shopping cart a piece. I looked at photo after photo as they flooded social media. There were a lot–and I mean A LOT–of shopping hashtags and not a single #OptOutside. The Black Friday critics on Twitter weren’t shy to call this out. And now I’d like to do the same. Continue reading “What Black Friday Critics Miss”

What Black Friday Critics Miss

Every Cent Counts

Every Cent CountsPennies matter more than you know. In the world of personal finance, we often focus on ourselves — our saving, our spending, our investing. It makes perfect sense. It’s what puts the personal in personal finance. Still, how we spend our money has far-reaching consequences that are easy to overlook during a time of year where limited time deals and flash sales fan the flames of consumerism. Continue reading “Every Cent Counts”

Every Cent Counts