If you really want a new fancy new tablet or iPad, take your driver's license with you to buy it. Texas has a new law that kicks in next January, that will allow a store to decline your credit card purchase if you forget your ID.
There is something you actually use everyday up for grabs from businesses in Lufkin and Nacogdoches. Visit Lufkin-Nacogdoches Seize the Deal website and check out the items in the auction still waiting for opening bids.
If you bought a 40-inch flat screen TV over the Thanksgiving shopping weekend, you matched most East Texas shoppers. Each of us spent a little under $300 over the Black Friday weekend, but that's only a third of what our holiday shopping total will be.
I found this while I was out running errands this week. Somebody apparently polished off a chicken wing and left the bone in the shopping cart. What in the world?! I have so many questions for this person. Like, where are the rest of the wings? No one can eat just one.
Some of the big sale items are obvious right now. As the weather gets a little bit cooler and fall finally arrives, prices drop on lawn mowers and patio furniture. But there are some other hidden deals that you might want to take advantage of.