Daily Archives: May 20, 2022

B.C. seeks public input on consumer experiences

British Columbians are invited to share their feedback about buying products and services, which will help inform potential improvements to B.C.’s consumer protection laws.

The Province is launching an online public survey to help identify gaps in B.C.’s consumer protection laws and understand any effects they have on British Columbians.

The consultation will open for feedback on May 16 and close on June 13, 2022, and will be available in traditional and simplified Chinese, Punjabi, Tagalog and French.

“The world is changing, and as consumers and businesses adapt to the times, we need to ensure the consumer protection we’re offering British Columbians stays relevant and robust,” said Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General. “Changes, such as online shopping, an aging and diverse population and significantly more debt, have created new challenges and vulnerabilities for consumers. It’s time we addressed them.”

The survey link can be found here:

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Woman’s Coupon Code Hack for Online Shopping Goes Viral: ‘Need This’

A woman shared valuable advice for those who online shop in a TikTok video viewed two million times.

Brigette Muller posted the video to her account @hummusbirrd where she shared common coupon codes shoppers can use during the checkout process. Viewers chimed in and offered their own tips for finding discount codes.

According to the American Marketing Association, promo codes have become so common that consumers have started expecting them to be a natural part of their shopping experience.

The organization noted that if there is not a code offered by a retailer, a shopper may look for codes on websites that list them.

A woman’s video in which she shared how to guess coupon codes while online shopping has gone viral. Above, a stock image of a woman online shopping.

“Promo codes are a valuable part of most retailers’ marketing mix,” the piece stated. “They can help

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Royal wardrobe: a look at Queen Elizabeth’s unique fashion style

From diplomatic dressing and priceless jewels, bold block colors, and pearls to tweed and a headscarf – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is known for her unique wardrobe and style. Brightly colored outfits with matching hats and umbrella trim, black pumps, and her omnipresent handbag have become staples for the monarch, 96, who marks her Platinum Jubilee this year.

“She has developed her consistent signature style,” said Elizabeth Holmes, author of “HRH: So Many Thoughts on Royal Style”. “She has the same shape hat, the same silhouette of coat, those fantastic block black heels, her three strands of pearls. But then also within those guardrails, she has a lot of fun with fashion… The queen is famous for her block colors.”

Those colors have ranged from canary yellow and bright green for the weddings of her grandsons Princes William and Harry to purple and pink for the horse racing at

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What Makes Certain Fashion Brands Worth Paying More For, According to Experts

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If you’ve ever watched a fashion show, or seen the photos, you might find yourself scratching your head thinking: Who would wear that? Fashion often straddles the line between art and functionality. However, while most of us will never wear (or be able to afford) the getups that make headlines on the world’s most famous runways, many people seek practical fashion brands that improve their style, shape their identity, and just make them feel good wearing it.

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With that in mind, how do you determine what makes a certain clothing item or accessory worth spending more than a few bucks on? Experts help us weigh the factors that make a fashion brand worth paying more for.


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Save on clothing and fashion with these early deals

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Celebrate Memorial Day 2022 early by shopping plenty of already-live holiday sales ahead of the three-day weekend. If you’re looking for cute summer outfits, we rounded up all the best clothing sales going on now from the likes of AerieCoach OutletMadewell and more so you can start saving while you stock up on must-have warm weather wardrobe essentials. 

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Whether you’re shopping for swimsuits, sandals or dresses, we found all sorts of fashionable Memorial Day deals that you (and your wallet) will surely appreciate. Shop swimsuits at Victoria’s Secret for as low as $6.99 and wedding guest dresses at Banana Republic Factory from just

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Julia Fox Goes Grocery Shopping in Underwear

Julia Fox isn’t afraid of freezer burn. On May 15, Fox was spotted grocery shopping in Los Angeles, but instead of sweatpants and a messy bun, the model stepped through the automatic doors in a set of matching lingerie. As she ran her errand, Fox was dressed in a black bra with white elastic and a matching pair of underwear layered under a denim blazer. She styled the look with her signature jean purse, a pair of ruched denim boots, and black sunglasses.

As photos of Fox’s unconventional grocery-shopping look circulated online, fans were quick to express their disbelief over the risqué ensemble. “Oh sure, when Julia Fox goes grocery shopping in her underwear, she’s a fashion icon. But when I do it, I’m ‘no longer welcome in Whole Foods,'” one person tweeted on Monday.

“I just think that if it’s socially acceptable at the beach it should be the

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