Tag Archive | "holidays"

shopping, returns

How To Make Holiday Returns With Buy Now, Pay Later

Shoppers who used “buy now, pay later” to help finance gifts this holiday season may soon encounter an unwelcome surprise: Returns can be more challenging than when buying from the store with cash or a credit card.

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The Secret Many Men Keep During The Holidays

Have you ever made a surprising discovery about your family? I did recently. It turns out my husband, sons, brother, and father were all in on it.

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gift card

This Year, Resolve To Leave No Gift Card Unused

Years ago, a friend who needed cash sold me a $100 Nordstrom gift card. I wish I knew where the heck I put it.

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A Family Death During The Holiday Prompts Questions And Reflection

It wasn’t the Thanksgiving holiday any of us had expected. Two weeks before, my 94-year-old father-in-law, Melvin Zax, suffered a stroke after receiving dialysis and was rushed to a hospital near his residence in western New York.

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5 Better Holiday Baking Tips To Elevate Your Celebrations

Baking during the holidays is a great way to bring family and friends together. Whether you’re trying out a new recipe or following old traditions, there are plenty of ways to elevate your holiday baking.

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dementia, memory loss

How Caregivers Of People With Memory Loss Can Navigate The Holidays

Although the holiday season brings joy to many, it may mean added stress for families supporting a loved one with memory loss.

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