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Shopping Advice: Surviving Cyber Monday

                            cyber monday shopping Image from Glamour/Getty Images 

Black Friday is practically a national holiday in the States, but waiting in line all day and pushing through crowds is so not Emma approved!  That’s what the Internet is for.  Anyone can take advantage of sales from the comfort of their own home, even our international friends.  Though we’ve given these consumer “holidays” very specific kitschy titles like Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, it seems nobody likes to have their potential limited, not even businesses.  Black Friday brick and mortar stores now have online deals, and businesses that advertise on Etsy and specialize in small handmade items or vintage treasures have begun having Black Friday sales.  Overall, the lines between these three distinct types of shopping have blurred, melding into one long weekend event.  Here are a few quick tips to help you survive the rest of the weekend.

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Your dream is out there, take it!


You have a job that pays the bills and it’s not terrible, but the thought of doing this for the rest of your life is terrifying. Sound familiar?  Well, that is no way to live!  Of course we all have to do things we don’t like sometimes, and we all have to pay our dues, but you should never settle for less than your dreams!

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