shopping

Make Food Shopping With Kids Easier By Getting Them Involved

When you’re shopping at the supermarket with kids, it can sometimes be tough to keep them under control. Instead of just distracting them, you can keep them occupied by making them part of the shopping process.


How Retailers Use In-Store Pickup To Get You To Spend More

Let’s say you find a great deal online — but it’s for “in-store pickup only”, making you immediately dread having to leave the house. But this is more than a slight inconvenience — it’s a retail ploy.


Clearcut Strips Away The Clutter From Amazon

Chrome: Amazon is a very busy site packed with lot of products. If you’re sick of the clutter and just want to find what you’re looking for, Clearcut gets rid of all the fluff from Amazon’s homepage.


The Best Types Of Bras For Different Types Of Clothing

When you find the right bra, it can make a huge difference in both how your clothes fit and how you feel in them. Certain types of bras, however, work better with certain tops. Here are the best bras for different types of clothing.


My Never-Ending Search For Comfortable In-Ear Headphones

I’m a headphone junkie. I have headphones in all shapes and sizes, but there’s one small problem: I don’t like things that dig deep into my ears, which most traditional in-ear headphones do. So I’ve embarked on a search for more comfortable options… and it’s been more complicated than I expected.


Briefly: Silk Road Shopping, Cold War 2.0, Total War: WARHAMMER

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: meet China’s new luxury shoppers, the Cold War 2.0., Total War: WARHAMMER leaked.


You Decide What 'Luxury' Means To You

Frugality can get you far, but you shouldn’t feel guilty for indulging in a luxury that actually improves your life. However, you have to define what “luxury” means to you. Nobody else can do that.


Reduce Costco Impulse Buys By Taking A 'Smart Loop'

When you walk into a well-stocked warehouse store like Costco, it’s easy to start grabbing every deal on food that you see. You can reduce those impulse bulk buys by doing a loop around the store and reducing your hunger with some tasty free samples.


Beware Negative Emotions To Avoid Overspending On Last-Minute Gifts

Most of us have been there. You shop for a gift at the last minute, or you just have no idea what to get someone, and you feel slightly guilty. Learn to recognise this feeling when shopping, because it usually leads to overspending.


This Tool Picks The Right Size And Viewing Distance For Your TV

There are a lot of considerations to make when buying a TV. Chief among them are what size and viewing distance you need. This handy tool takes the guesswork out of both of them.