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How I handled my most recent impulse purchase

Once every six months or so, I drain my car’s battery. This isn’t an intentional thing, mind you. It’s just that I leave my car’s internal dome light on, and then go about my day, sometimes a few days, before coming back to the car and finding it totally dead. (Let’s put aside the bizarre … Continue reading »

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Unlikely Hypocrite? Costco versus Amazon Prime

  I’ve got retail on the brain these days. Recently I talked about the new Starbucks Rewards program, and then more recently I talked about Amazon Prime. And now it’s on to Costco. Why Costco? Because as I was reviewing the Amazon Prime program, I was thinking about how it auto-renews, and I contrasted it … Continue reading »

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How to shop for a rental car

  I’m in the middle of a 10-day car rental right now. Total price was a little over $300, including taxes. And this was from a major national chain too. Took me awhile, but I found a good deal. I’ve said that I don’t value rental car loyalty, and that it’s better to just find … Continue reading »

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