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Black Friday is a ritual for many people. If you’ve never participated in it, be prepared. It’s not like strolling into the store on any other day. According to Bloomberg, in 2014, over $50 billion dollars were spent in stores and over 133 million people went shopping on this single day.
Almost twenty years of marriage to a diehard fisherman and over a decade and counting of raising two boys, and yet I had never had a new washing machine. It was always a hand-me-down – you know, someone was upgrading to the front loader, someone was moving, someone didn’t want to haul it to the curb – so I ended up with the leftovers.