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  • Silver plate flatware
    Silver plate flatware pricing at Scott's Antique Market
    A couple of weeks ago, I published some pictures of silver dealer booths at Scott's Antique Market show held monthly in Atlanta:Scott's Antique Market silver dealersWhile I walked around this huge show with over one hundred antique dealers...
  • Yukon Silver Flatware
    When "silver" is not really silver
    Recently, I've seen a flurry of items for sale on eBay that have names that would indicate some silver content but which have little or no silver metal actually in them. The picture accompanying this article is an example of a recent eBay item...
  • Scott's Antique Market silver dealers
    Scott's Antique Market silver dealers
    I've mentioned before that antique shows present an opportunity for buyers and/or sellers of silver items to see a number of dealers in one place. People looking to sell silver might gather several offers quickly. People looking to buy may be...
  • gas pump
    5 Tips for saving on gasoline
    Gasoline prices have been declining recently, which has been a nice development for motorists. However, paying at the pump can still be a significant expense. Here are a few tips for getting the best deals on gas when you need to fill up.-- Fill...
  • 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe now available
    2015 Hyundai Santa Fe now available
    On October 22, Hyundai Motor America announced that the 2015 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport offer more standard comfort and convenience equipment, including refinements to the steering and suspension systems. The base price of the 2015 Santa Fe Sport...
  • Gorham Chantilly Teaspoon
    Sterling silver flatware pieces with different weights
    We've mentioned several times the importance of understanding the length and width of sterling flatware pieces before buying. For example in "Measure that sterling fork or knife before buying", we discussed the fact that a pattern...
  • How to Price an item for sale on eBay
    How to research what price to sell an item for on eBay
    One of the biggest questions for experienced and newbie eBay sellers alike is, “How much should I sell this item for?”. While there are numerous ways to research selling prices for items listed on eBay, I will discuss just one: search...
  • Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Windows tablet screen
    Microsoft Surface Pro 3 release date prompts Surface Pro 2 price drop
    Microsoft slashed the price of its Surface Pro 2 Windows 8 tablets, offering U.S. customers a savings discount of up to $200. As WPCentral reports (June 17), the 10.6-inch tablets are up for grabs at the Microsoft store starting at $799 for the...
  • Disneyland Raises Ticket Prices
    Once Again...Disneyland Raises Prices
    Disneyland is once again getting a little pricier. June 2012 marked the cost increase of a Disneyland ticket to $92 and now it has been announced that Disney is once again raising the cost of admission to $96. The price of parking has also been...
  • Many people enjoy cruises but money is no object for some
    The world's most expensive cruises
    While many people struggle through tough economic times, many others are so financially well-off that they would most likely not even consider spending the mere $4,500 that it costs for an average cruise. Below are some of the most outrageously...
  • Netflix
    Netflix to increase streaming rate plan by $1
    Netflix, one of the top American providers of on-demand TV shows and movies, will be increasing its rate charges. Current members, however, will not see a change in price for some time, ComingSoon.net reports on Friday.The streaming internet...
  • Keith B Dixon Pro Photography
    2 reasons why you should work low paying photography jobs
    Essentially, anyone can make a photo it is really that simple now. All you need is a phone or some type of camera and you are on your way. Why would you hire someone to take pictures at your party or event when you have your own camera phone or...
  • The Amazon Fire TV is here!
    Amazon Fire TV announced; a gaming device for the 'non-gamer'
    For months rumor and speculation have been running rampant regarding Amazon's possible entry into the gaming spectrum. With possible set-top boxes to a simple HDMI dongle, little was known regarding their plans.Today, the massive on-line...
  • 12-Month Silver Price
    After showing signs of hope, silver price disappoints again
    In late February, the market price of commodity silver was in the area of $22 per Troy ounce. In the following month, the silver pricehas reverted to its old ways and now is below $20. Even the Russian situation in Crimea seems to have had no...
  • Samsung S5 flagship
    Samsung Galaxy S5 price and pre-order kick off date for select US carriers
    Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 are kicking off in the U.S. on Friday for select US carriers ahead of its official April 11 release date. AT&T, T-Mobile and US Cellular announced the price and pre-order date information for Samsung&rsquo...