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Top Gifts this Holiday Season

shopping2.jpgChristmas is inching closer by the day. Have you started shopping? Be sure to check out some great holiday savings tips, then read on to see six must-have gifts for 2012!

Nintendo DSI

The Nintendo DSi is a high-powered handheld video game system popular with both kids and adults alike. Though it’s not brand new, it’s still a great gift idea at $100 and offers hundreds of compatible games.

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Busting Black Friday Myths

PurdueLogoOver the years, Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving that is considered the launch of the holiday shopping season, has led to almost as many traditions as Turkey Day itself.

Many families have rituals built around Black Friday shopping. But Black Friday traditions also have spurred some myths, says Richard Feinberg, a Purdue University professor of consumer science and retailing.

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Business Connection - Portage to Give Consumers More Ways to Save

Business-Connection---Portage---November-1Business Connection's goal is to give local consumers more ways to save and businesses more ways to succeed.

Business Connection – Portage is a monthly advertising mailer that is delivered to every single address in Portage, 16,326 addresses to be exact. The advertising mailer is delivered to businesses, single family homes, condos, townhomes, apartments, and mobilehome communities. No one is left out.

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Black Friday Now Lasts the Whole Season, Expert Says

PurdueLogoBlack Friday has been the traditional kickoff of the holiday shopping season, but consumers can expect Black Friday sales starting now and extending through the end of the year, says Richard Feinberg, Purdue University professor of consumer science and retailing.

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, gets its name from the fact that it used to be the day that retailers' profits moved into the black for the year.

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Give the Gift of Sparkle This Holiday!

Engstrom-2012-Snow-PromoNothing sparkles quite like jewelry during the holidays! Purchase a special piece from Engstrom Jewelers this season and any purchase could end up being free!

Any purchase made between November 1, 2012 and December 24, 2012 will have the full purchase price refunded (minus sales tax) if the Engstrom Jewelers location where the purchase was made gets 4 inches of newly fallen snow on January 1st, between 12:01 am and 11:59 pm.

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Ideas in Motion Media is Pleased to Announce Their New Partnership with Opportunity Enterprises

simply-amazing-market“OE is really excited about forming a new relationship with Ideas in Motion Media,” said Allison Thomas, the Marketing and Communications Director for Opportunity Enterprises. “Chris and his whole team are great at what they do, and I am confident that they will do a wonderful job to help us share our positive mission. We are happy to be a part of the LIFE network of positive community news!”

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Midwest Family Federal Credit Union Hosting Giant Christmas Stocking Raffle

mffcu-christmas-stocking-raffleMidwest Family Federal Credit Union is raffling off two Giant Christmas Stockings stuffed with toys for a girl or boy.

Purchase tickets for $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held December 14th at 3:00 PM.

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