Anytime you deal with a salesperson, you'll likely be subject to an upsell attempt. The upsell is a sales pitch which attempts to get you to buy something more expensive than originally intended. The salesperson doesn't care about matching you … [Read more...] about 4 Ways To Avoid Upsell Overspending
Some retailers will let you return anything under any circumstances. I once purchased an artificial Christmas tree on sale from Walmart in December and returned it in July. I returned an unopened Aerobed to Costco a full year after I purchased it. … [Read more...] about Return Policy Comparison: The Worst Five Retailers
This year Mother's Day spending will reach an estimated $23.6 billion. Although the strength of the economy is a key driver of this spending, another factor includes people buying gifts for all of the other mothers in their lives -- not just their … [Read more...] about What Should You Give the Other Mothers in Your Life?
First-time homeowners and renters need a starter tool set for maintenance and home improvement projects. However, they may find it difficult to determine what they really need. Read on for a list of high- use tools that provide the most bang for the … [Read more...] about The Six Tools You Need for a Perfect Starter Tool Set
It began as the punniest holiday ever but quickly grew into an earnest (if somewhat random) celebration of the long-running (and still going) Star Wars franchise. Although the first public use of the pun happened in 1979 (in a message of … [Read more...] about May the 4th Be With You: Star Wars Swag
Going out of business sales are becoming more common as our culture moves more towards favoring online retail over brick and mortar stores. This subject has been discussed before here on Clever Dude when Gander Mountain closed many of its stores … [Read more...] about How To Shop A Going Out Of Business Sale