No, we’re not talking about the stock market. What we are talking about is a bargain site for designer goods where prices keep falling and you decide when the price is right for you to jump in and grab the bargain! Tumbledeal has several categories of deals going at the same time, for instance, in fashion the Coach Overstock Clearance listed above, and other deals in categories like electronics, lifestyle, etc,. and special events.
The savings can be tremendous, but a buyer must act decisively and quickly before the deal is sold out and–that’s right-G-O-N-E! Reportedly, this site can be quite addictive for bargain hunters–a form of retail slot machines! But hey, it combines two of bargain hunters favorite past times: (1)the hunt and (2)the quick snatch and grab from under the noses of other bargain seekers. So, tallyho, and have fun at this site where bargain hunting turns into casino night!
***As with any form of gambling, MDM recommends the buyer check consumer services for handling complaints and/or return and credit policy.
When the financial markets are in flux, as we saw earlier in this month, the good old standby of liquid commodities such as gold and silver rise as investors fear devaluation of paper currency. This amounts to scooping up large quantities of gold and silver. Subsequently removing and hoarding it against any financial instability. Recently, the Asian markets have felt jittery with the economic slowdown in China and the result has been scooping up gold and silver from the marketplace.
Can there be a real shortage of gold and silver? Chris Marchese suggests not, at the same time recognizing that supply and demand are not the only factors that comes into play in his article “The Gold and Silver Shortage?”
What does this mean to the fashionista?
Expect to pay more for jewelry made of these precious materials and jewelers and designers to use less and less of the real stuff and more of the gold/silver “embraced™ bronze.” In essence a coating to give the appearance of solid gold or silver.
MarkdownMom’smajor rule for shopping is to never pay retail , if you can help it. Rachael Ray and her friend, Gretta, expands on this rule by exposing retail secrets to find the best bargains when shopping in stores.
Rule 1: Don’t Fall for Staging Tricks.
Rule 2: Buy One Get One Free (BOGO)is Not Always a Steal
Rule 3: Learn the Retail Rules
Rule 4: Watch for Cross-Merchandising Tricks
Rule 5: Just Because it’s in a Locked Case Doesn’t Mean it’s Expensive
KP duty in days gone by usually meant peeling potatoes–a relatively labor intensive, boring job. Now you can buy electric peelers designed to peel potatoes automatically. Some version of this has been around roughly since the 80’s, and unfortunately the expectations exceeded the reality. You are still better off using the old fashion peeler. But with so many on the market, how do you choose?
MarkdownMom likes the OXOGood Grips Pro Swivel Peeler. An item rated high by users and, what MDM especially likes features replaceable blades (sold separately) making it possible to just replace the blade when it becomes dull. Priced at $12.99 at Amazon. Black only.
A second choice you might want to consider is the Messermiester Pro-Touch Red Serrated Swivel Peeler ideal for soft skin fruit and vegetables. Stainless steel blade. Consumers report it makes light work of peeling tomatoes, carrots, parsnips and even squash. Comes with a clip-on blade guard. Best price $8.47at Amazon. Best Consumer Rated.
A much beloved actress and icon for real women, Melissa McCarthy has now become a designer as well. One retailer she has joined forces with is Lane Bryantand this Labor Dayyou can purchase her latest offerings at 40%off using promo code: HAVEFFUNLB on regular and sale merchandise!
One example is this fringe long cardigan for Fall. This style segues from Summer into Fall and adds the hot fringe so popular this season. Reg.$118, on sale $70.80. Colors are rose quartz and medium heather grey. Sizes 1X-3X. Plus earn real women dollars $25 for every $50 earned toward future purchases. Ship to local LB Store for free!
MarkdownMom says if you haven’t visited Lane Bryant recently, you really owe it to yourself as they have some really hot, young, styles!