The secret Black Friday confessions of a certified cheapskate
Because I’m The Cheapskate, this is the time of year when people nudge me and say, “Bet you’re getting pretty excited about Black Friday, huh?”
You know Black Friday: it’s the day after Thanksgiving, the day when stores both brick-and-mortar and click-and-order serve up the very best deals of the year, slashing prices so low you’ll be willing to freeze your butt off in an overnight line like you were waiting for Stones tickets.
But, frankly, I’m not that excited. In fact, allow me to confess: only once in my life have I gone shopping on a Black Friday, and it was late in the day for…