In 1995, a gentlemen by the name of Jeff Bezos launched a company out of his garage in Bellevue, Washington and in less than five years completely changed the way we viewed shopping. The company history is quite impressive, but it’s becoming more and more common to stay home and shop from the convenience of your apartment or house and know whether you’re a Mom, Student or Standard Customer you know you can get free two-day shipping on anything you buy. Not to mention that Amazon is able to leverage their incredible vendor relationships to save you up to 90% off what you pay in the store. The sheer number of brands, categories and products is overwhelming at times, because it’s literally the world’s largest department store. Today’s post will go over some of the tricks and techniques I use to leverage Amazon to help you look smart, eat smart and especially spend smart.
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Working as a Marketing Analyst by day, and a graduate with a B.S. in Marketing & Advertising Management, I love seeing the creative ways companies connect and market to their customers. Dollar Shave Club has literally changed the way we shop for razors, from a drive to drug store to receiving our razors on a monthly subscription basis. In their words, not mine, their blades are F***ing great and they’re not afraid to have a discussion about number two. I will admit, their razors are cheap, high quality and extremely convenient, but I’m strongly opposed to monthly subscriptions; I want to be in control! With a little bit of research I was able to discover that the company Dorco is actually the razor manufacturer that provides the razors that Dollar Shave Club sells. Which means, Buying from the Supplier = Deeper Discounts! In this post, I’m going to break down how you can get the same razors as Dollar Shave club, but with more control over your shipments and a cheaper price so you can look good AND spend smart.
I’ve always had a passion for helping other people. Whether it’s through community service efforts or simply helping friends and family, my personal mission in life is to help others achieve their dreams and goals. Through my own personal development and discovery, I’ve taken a path that’s helped create the man I am today. I’m excited to announce and start what I believe will become an exciting side project for me and a resource to assist other’s Look smart, Eat Smart and Spend Smart.The birth of Mr. Message Man is my own personal outlet to help spread the word, or in this case message, about brands and products I’m personally passionate about that will help you save time and money. I’ve waded through thousands of articles over the years on style, diet and fitness, personal finances and how to be an informed consumer. Through my own personal trials and tribulations I’ve built my theories and techniques to look good, eat smart and spend smart. I’ll explain in as concise a manner as possible below how I plan to be a resource for you on each of these topics.