Today Is Cyber Monday #cybermonday

Today is when some fantastic deals can be found online. Cyber Monday is as popular as Black Friday if not moreso. Check out the bargains to be had today at your favorite sites.

The Final Days of Toys r Us

The ending of a retail era at Toys r Us. We are giving up the communal retail experience for convenience at a cost. Still nothing like going to a brick and mortar store and walking out with a toy or anything else.

Cyber Monday

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Cyber Monday is a marketing term for the Monday after the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States. The term “Cyber Monday” was created by marketing companies to persuade people to shop online. (From Wikipedia)

One day if it hasn’t already Cyber Monday will eclipse Black Friday in terms of importance and revenue for retailers. Places like Amazon and Ebay have become important players in gift purchases. What have you done on Cyber Monday?

Small Business Saturday – Supporting Local Small Businesses During The Holidays #shopsmall

 

Small-Business-Saturday-11-25-2017Saturday, November 25, 2017 is Small Business Saturday – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities.

The local economy is impacted greater when one supports local stores and businesses this time of year. Many mom and pop shops are the work of people who do what they do out of love and to provide good jobs for their friends and neighbors. So today and throughout the holidays support those small businesses in your area that make a big differences.

This Is Black Friday, So Black Friday

This is my very favorite bit on what the madness of Black Friday is. Insane sales within a small window of time and people doing whatever they have to do to get that deal. Also Bobby Moynahan and Anne Hathaway are really funny in this.