Tag: Gayle Lynn Falkenthal
Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! Love can get expensive, especially when it comes time for the all-important proposal. An engagement ring can be a major investment. Are there ways to be thrifty when buying a piece of jewelry that will last a lifetime? Yes! There are several ways to do it. Pawn Shops [...]
Outlet shopping seems to combine the luxury of buying full-priced items at a retail store and the treasure hunt of the resale and consignment stores. Outlet stores sell brand new name-brand merchandise including clothing, accessories, housewares, sporting goods and electronics for prices that seem like a steal.
Women who want to enjoy the luxury of wearing luxury designer items can now rent them and feel like a princess or a rock star for a night or a weekend. Several smart companies now let you rent formal wear, shoes, and even jewelry and sunglasses for a fraction of the price of buying them.
Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! Sure, there are some smokin’ hot deals at thrift and resale stores. We all love to brag about the brand new items with the tags on them that sold for a fraction of the retail price. But the lion’s share of items in thrift stores aren’t [...]
Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! Every time you make a purchase at a thrift store, you’re putting real money back into your pocket with your savings. If you’re willing to put in a little more time and effort, you can make some more money from thrift store shopping by getting into the resale [...]
Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! We know you love shopping for a bargain at thrift stores, or you wouldn’t be reading this right now. You’re money smart and at the top of your game. But everyone can improve her game with the right coaching. So let the TNBB coach you to even better [...]
Columnist – Gayle Lynn Falkenthal Thrift This! The arrival of spring means different things to different people. Longer days, blooming flowers, and… San Diego’s biggest, baddest garage sale! Bargain shoppers like me know it’s spring in San Diego thanks to the annual Thursday Club Rummage Sale. Now in its 84th year, it’s held every March [...]