Holiday Shopping Tips: Save While You Shop, and Earn as you Sell

Holiday Shopping Tips: Save While You Shop, and Earn as you Sell

As the ‘shopping season’ begins many of us consumers fall victim to a few deceptive or misleading advertising tactics. As a small business owner, I often write articles and blog posts from the business owner/manager’s point of view. I will take a slightly different approach during this article by providing tips for consumers looking to shop, as well as tips for us business owners/managers looking to sell.

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The 239th Birthday Message From The Commandant Of The Marine Corps

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In his birthday greeting 70 years ago, General Alexander Vandegrift, our 18th Commandant noted that, “A Birthday is a fitting time to peer backward – and forward.” That year, Marines reflected on an extraordinary year in combat during their amphibious drive across the Pacific. Despite the challenges and the horrific conditions, Marines prevailed at Guam, Saipan, and Peleliu. On 10 November 1944, Marines looked back with pride on their accomplishment – confident in their ability to meet future challenges.


In 2004, 20,000 Marines deployed to Al Anbar Province, Iraq – many Marines celebrated the birthday in places like Fallujah, Ramadi, and Al Qaim while decisively engaged in combat. That year, Marines also responded to crisis in the Pacific following a tsunami which claimed the lives of more than 200,000 people. On 10 November 2004, Marines looked back with pride on their…

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