Feb 072013
 

Bargain hunters can peruse racks of designer duds and high end accessories for uber-cheap prices at Bluetique, Goodwill’s boutique thrift store in Ponte Vedra Beach. Merchandise may be priced a bit higher than at other thrifts, but the pickings are a bit richer as well.

 Posted by on February 7, 2013  Shopping  Comments Off on Shopping Therapy Awaits at Bluetique
Aug 012012
 

shoppingbagThe state of Florida is offering shoppers a tax break — at least on some items.

During the tax-free event , eligible accessories, apparel and school supplies may be purchased without the usual six percent sales tax.

The tax-free event is August 3 to August 5. It’s handy for back to school purchases, but shoppers don’t need to be students to receive the tax break.

From among the types of eligible items, individual garments must be $75 or less. School supplies must be $15 or less. For information, phone 800-352-3671

 Posted by on August 1, 2012  Shopping  Comments Off on Tax-free shopping August 3-5
Jul 092012
 

shoppingbagParents and students doing their back-to-school shopping receive a bit of break from the state of Florida.

Eligible purchases of school supplies, wallets, purses, shoes, backpacks, shirts and other apparel may be purchased without paying state taxes during the event.

The  tax-free event is August 3 to August 5.

The event applies to a variety of items for all shoppers in Florida, even if they’re not in school.

From among the types of eligible items, individual garments must be $75 or less.  School supplies must be $15 or less.

For information, phone 800-352-3671

 Posted by on July 9, 2012  Shopping  Comments Off on Florida’s tax-free event August 3-5
May 242012
 

amazonSnag $2 toward a purchase of digital  tunes.

For the deal, which must be redeemed May 24, simply type in a favorite song, which is posted on Facebook.

Information about the $2  Amazon MP3 credit  is featured on the Amazon.com website.

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Apr 302012
 

Sometimes it pays to be “of an age.”  Today, April 30, is Senior Day at Stein Mart. Click here for a coupon good for 25-percent off all Red Dot clearance items. The coupon can be used by anyone 55 or older and you must show an ID to get the discount.

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Apr 202012
 

Grab your girlfriends and call in well to work. Today, April 20 is Ladies Day Out, sponsored by Shades of Pink Magazine. The fun happens from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine, with prizes, games, health screenings, fashion previews, product samples, gift certificates, shopping and food.  Admission is free, including the parking at the hospital on U.S. 1.

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