Cyber Monday

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Make sure your computers are powered up and ready to do some shopping. This years Cyber Monday sales are going to be huge.  While many retail stores and online stores throw out their Cyber Monday deals way ahead of time, waiting for the actual Cyber Monday sale day (the Monday after Thanksgiving) could save you even more money on those bigger purchases.

If you want to do a little consumer research on things you are hoping to get this year before you pull out your credit cards, the library provides you access to Consumer Reports both in the library and online (online requires your library card), and you can also check out an eBook through Enki called Black Friday and Cyber Monday Guide.  It was published in 2018 but it still has some helpful tips to make your time spent online shopping more fun.

Happy holidays, and happy shopping!

 

Cyber Monday Shopping

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Guide, book cover

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Guide HowExpert

Have you ever wondered how to save during the holidays? Presents and pampering guests, there are all sorts of ways that you willingly spend during this season. The trick you may not know is that there are special days during the holiday season that you will save the most money. Stores know this, you can too. Our guide is designed to help you save your green during the festivities. You won't be a scrooge when you get your hands on the savings we've listed. In this book you will find answers to the following questions:

  • What is Black Friday and how do I get in on the savings?
  • What is Cyber Monday and will it ever be Black Friday?
  • What is Travel Tuesday?* How do I stay safe online?
  • Where are the best deals?
  • What are some of the latest scams?
  • Is Black Friday worth it?
  • Is it better to shop online or in the store?
  • What goods should I buy in the store?
  • What should I buy online?
  • How do I keep my bank account secure?
  • What websites should I visit to help me find deals?
  • What kind of mindset do I need to become a savvy shopper?
  • Should I buy electronics online?

HowExpert publishes quick 'how to' guides on unique topics by everyday experts.

Consumer Spending the Wise Buyer, Shopping for Goods, Shopping for Services, Consumer Rights, book cover

Consumer Spending the Wise Buyer, Shopping for Goods, Shopping for Services, Consumer Rights Saddleback

Are you a smart shopper? Being able to spot a bargain or find the best deal on a professional service is just the beginning. To make the most of your money, it’s also important to understand advertising tricks, protect yourself from scams, and know your rights as a consumer. Developing smart spending habits today will lead to a brighter financial future. Combining practical content with visual appeal, the Life Skills Handbooks read more like magazines than books. These 120-page handbooks are designed to teach life skills to today’s teens in an approachable and non-threatening way. Realistic scenarios help teens grasp the relevance of the information in these books, and tables, graphs, and charts add to students’ understanding. Essential vocabulary is featured to help students build real-world literacy.

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