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it’s #fairtuesday

Today is Fair Tuesday, an ethical alternative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, and lots of fair trade retailers are offering deals on ethically produced goods. Click here for the list or here to browse participating companies. image source: Let’s … Continue reading

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FYI: retail theater

Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images A recent Washington Post article acknowledges and further explains what I’ve begun to notice over the past year: retailers manipulate their starting prices to account for discounts and store sales, leading the customer to believe … Continue reading

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