Cutting deals for yourself

Williams, M.
May 1990
Black Enterprise;May90, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p54
Presents some shopping and buying strategies for significant savings. Purchasing a luxury item; When to lease rather than buy; Finding discounts; Considering synthetic furs and jewelry; Watching for sales; Paying cash.


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