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“Come and Get It… Everything is on sale!”

How often have you been suckered into this maelstrom of deception and foolery? Marketers get you into the store for a sale on an item and it’s sold out or discontinued. Didn’t you know that it’s one of the major devices of marketing? A car is advertised at a certain price in the paper and you go running only to find that the actual advertised unit is a clunker or a lemon. “It’s in the paper…so it must be true!” How many of you know people who live for “the sale?” Every time they see something advertised via the radio, TV, and the newspaper, they go running and convince others to do the same. They figure they’re getting a bargain, yes? In many cases it can a positive thing to purchase an item on sale. The item in question may be marked … Read More