Do consumers really feel as if they come first?

January 12th, 2019

We all know that running a business is not just about providing a needed product or service. In fact the more successful companies recognize the importance of making their customers feel as if they are in fact the most important aspect of the company. How do consumers really feel while shopping? The Reality I have [...]


New Year – New Financial Goals!

January 6th, 2019

So 2019 is here! It seems like only yesterday that it was 2018. This year I’ve promised myself that this is the year that I will achieve financial success. However, this is not the first time I have made this promise only to fall victim to my own bad spending habits. So what will be [...]


Big Sales or Big Problems?

December 29th, 2018

The signs are very attractive. They seem to shout at consumers as they pass by that if they miss this deal they will regret it.  I must admit I have been drawn into more than one stores with the promise of a deal. But are there really good sales or just lead to problems for [...]


How to save when buying gifts!

December 16th, 2018

Everyone loves getting gifts. It can be a hassle though when you have to buy a gift for someone else if you have a limited budget. Options If you don’t have a lot of money how can you buy a tasteful gift? Well one idea is to use the person’s name who you are buying [...]


Hidden costs – is your bank taking your money?

December 9th, 2018

Picture this scene, you haven’t used an account for around a year because you moved some funds around.  However you have decided that you would like to reactivate the bank account. It should be a simple issue right? After all if you don’t have a loan or any other outstanding amounts due you should be [...]


How are customers affected by expansion?

November 13th, 2018

I like progress. I like to see when businesses make improvements in order to offer their customers a better shopping experience.  I don’t mind enduring slight inconveniences if it means that  in the long run I will get a better quality of service or product. There are however some aspects of progress that can have [...]