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From supermarkets to department stores, retailers employ clever techniques designed to get you to spend more. Stores are carefully engineered, and every aspect of the design has a highly specific purpose
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Get the same zero-down deals as someone with a perfect credit score T-Mobile today announced a new initiative it's calling "Smartphone Equality" which, in the words of CEO John Legere, "puts the relationships
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More