Let it go! – Do you have too much stuff?

March 4th, 2018

Do you have a lot of things in your home?  Perhaps you never really thought about it before so go ahead and look around.  What do you notice? If you are like me you have accumulated too much stuff! Over the years I have stored things because of the ‘what if’ factor and as a [...]


Should Consumers be showed more appreciation?

March 3rd, 2018

I know that some businesses try to show their customers appreciation days by offering special promotions.  I wondered though if enough consumers feel as if they are really appreciated. I thought about my own experiences while shopping and I think that more can be done to show genuine appreciation to customers. Types of Appreciation Most [...]


Consumers who don’t pay their debts!

February 17th, 2018

I have always paid my bills on time and in full. It’s not always been easy to do and sometimes I avoid doing something if I know it will mean asking for help to pay for it.  Unfortunately not everyone feels the same and there are a number of persons who owe constantly. Options For [...]


Increased rates!

February 11th, 2018

I still remember the days when having a cell phone was a luxury not a necessity.  It was also very expensive to call a cell phone from a land line. If you realized that you only had a cell phone number for a friend then you usually spoke very quickly if you used a landline [...]


The Art of Negotiation

February 3rd, 2018

Ever wonder why some people get the deals of a lifetime while others just can’t get a break? Well it all stems from how well they can negotiate! Being able to get a deal is really important in this time of economic strain.  The problem is however that everyone wants to get value for their [...]


Why do we have so much garbage?

January 29th, 2018

I have a pet peeve. I hate seeing garbage piled up everywhere in the city. Sometimes I wonder if no one else sees or smells what I do! Is it possible that as a people we have gone ‘blind’ to the garbage? There is so much garbage that after a while persons walk by without [...]