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2 June

Gift with purchase

Another thing to watch out for in the shops at Christmas[1] is the gift with purchase deal: if you buy a shirt at the usual price, you’ll get a cap for free. 326 more words


17 May

The sale before Christmas

Some stores have early Christmas sales… because the retailers want your money as soon as they can get it (partly to grab it before you spend it at other stores and partly because they might get a second crack at you if they can persuade you to shop again later on) 259 more words


As Murders Recede Joseph Issa Commends JCF, Wants Top Ranks To Be More Involved In Crime Fighting

Founder of the Cool Group of Companies Joe Issa, who decried Jamaica’s high murder rate last year, breathes a sigh of relief at the sharp reduction in the numbers so far this year and suggests that top rank policemen be more involved in fighting criminals, instead of being glued to a desk. 499 more words

Cool Group Of Companies

11 May

Fleas, fungi and department stores

All kinds of commercial organisations want your money at Christmas and this can be a parasitic relationship (if they trick you out of your dough) or a symbiotic one (if you work together and both benefit). 590 more words


Holiday Shopping on a College budget

By: Serapio Marquez

San Antonio – Finals are done now it’s time for holiday shopping. Shopping during the holidays can be stressful. Students are not known for having extra cash to spend on non-necessities. 496 more words

International Womens Day Featured Author: Jackee Ashwin

My last feature author is Jackee Ashwin, from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Jackee is a member of Queensland Writers Centre and Australian Writers, and although working full time in Government, writing continues to fulfil her thoughts during down time and something she has always loved, sitting in the evening and most Saturdays with pencil in hand, honing her skills on descriptive writing that shows depth and description. 219 more words


My Christmas Challenge


Do you know what this picture is? It is a Christmas present!

I know what you’re thinking “it’s February and she’s talking about Christmas!?” … 553 more words