After Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, savvy shoppers go online to take advantage of Cyber Monday specials. Cyber Monday, which takes place the Monday after Black Friday, has grown increasingly popular among consumers in recent years, as they look for clearance sales some retailers offer online. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) offers their top 10 tips for people doing their shopping online, be it on Dec.1 – Cyber Monday – or throughout the holiday season:
On behalf of the 2014 Scott-Carver Project Community Connect (PCC) Planning Committee, I would like to thank all of the individuals and organizations that made this year’s event on Nov. 19 so successful. Through this one-day event, we were able to help 397 people who are “living on little.”
I was listening to “Five Years” by David Bowie when it dawned on me -- it was a little over five years ago when Democrats were belittling the idea of “drill, baby, drill.” They claimed drilling for new energy was no solution to high energy prices because, "It would take at least a decade to get that new oil to market." Democrats instead seemed to coalesce behind Obama’s proposal that we inflate our tires to get better mileage. Remember?