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Edmonton police warn of 'bad guys' on the other end of Kijiji, Craigslist deals

EDMONTON — Edmonton police are warning the public to be vigilant when meeting anyone buying or selling items online.

The Edmonton Police Service says it sees a steady stream of people reporting personal robberies after meeting someone to buy an item they were selling on an online classified site like Kijiji or Craigslist. 412 more words

Crime

How To Spot A Counterfeit Sports Jersey

All your bags are packed, you’re ready to go to Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, CA this weekend, and already there are visions of NFL merchandise floating through your head. 330 more words

The Dealer and Grumpy, and Me - Part One

He’s an expensively coiffured young man, good suit in pale grey, a quality cloth, fashionably narrow tie. His watch is cheap bling though – gents dress-style in a thin chrome plate – more a case of show over quality. 1,147 more words

Philosophical

My Experiences with Fabric.com Over the Years

Today’s blog post is a little different than what I usually post up. If you’re not someone who purchases fabric or does not care to read a review with negative aspects, then please carry on with your day and something more positive. 1,153 more words

Buyer Beware

Dating 101: Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria?

Is Sexy Susie from Sausalito or Nigeria?

You can find Sexy Susie (44, 5’5’ single, tennis lover, art collector) on Match.com. She frequently posts four – very attractive-if not suggestive-photos on the popular dating website. 277 more words

Single In Marin

Tuesday entry : Timeshare

Years ago (in LBH, Life Before Hubby) I purchased a Timeshare week.
It was a brand new development, tempting potential buyers with free gifts in the hope of making them part with their cash. 843 more words

My Life

A Pre-Christmas Treat - but perhaps it's not such a good idea.

The nights are drawing in and it’s getting cold outside. Keeping  the kids entertained in November, whilst trying to keep back a bit of budget for all those lovely Christmas gifts, can be a tough balancing act. 729 more words

Computer Games