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The End Of A Dollar-Priced Era As The Last Holdout Raises Prices

It's the end of an era for America's last dollar store says they are raising prices beyond the dollar mark that is the hallmark of their name. Dollar Tree announced it would be raising prices in response to rising trade tensions between the United States and China, despite a better-than-expected...
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Dollar Store Secrets

In recent years, the country has experienced a wave of frugal storefronts selling everything from stationary to seafood. Stores like Dollar Tree, Family Dollar and Dollar General cater to the budget-conscious now outnumber Starbucks and McDonald's in the country. With all those stores there’s bound...
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Some 1980s Quarters You May Have Are Worth More Than Twenty-Five Cents

Those quarters in your purse, pocket or jar may be worth a lot more than twenty-five cents. According to collectors certain quarters made in the early 1980s are worth anywhere from $2 to $25. So search your change for quarters dated 1982 and 1983. Back then the country was in a recession and for...
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Florida Mother Complains Police Car Too Hot After Leaving Her Son Locked In Hot Car

The saying goes, "What's good for the goose is good for the gander" as a mother of a 5 year old is arrested after leaving the boy locked inside a hot car for over 30 minutes while she sent shopping. Last week, a 30 year old Colleen Walker went to a South Daytona Dollar General and left her son...
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Gillette Drops Price Of All Razor Blades As Market Share is Lost To Cheaper Competitors

Probably the most expensive hygiene product you buy are razor blades, with 5 packs of Gillette razor blades costing nearly $2 a blade. However the Procter & Gamble company has felt the edge of declining sales and has begun an across the board price drop of all Gillette razor blade products...
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Man Can't Collect $10,000 Casino Winnings Because Of Self-Ban

82-year old John Marando of Ontario, Canada hit the jackpot! Last week, while playing a $2 slot machine, John won $2,000! He then took that $2,000 and continued to gamble and ended up losing $1,998 back into the same machine. You could say John has a gambling problem and in John's own words, he did...
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Cat Food Recalled For Low Levels Of Vital Vitamin

Cat owners who feed their pets 9 Lives, EverPet and Special Kitty canned cat food are being urged to return unopened cans for a refund after it was discovered the food was dangerously deficient in a vitamin that’s essential to cats. Thiamine, or vitamin B1, is a vital for their health and a long-...
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Woman Burns Down Store Because They Didn't Have Shopping Carts

'Tis the season to start a fire at the store that had no shopping carts! In a move that you'd consider excessive, 64 year old Linda K. Poplawski was out shopping a week ago Sunday at the Dollar Tree. However she became upset as there was no shopping carts in the store for her to use. She let her...
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