BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Avoid sneaky store tricks - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Avoid sneaky store tricks

(Photo Source: Toledo News Now) (Photo Source: Toledo News Now)

(WMC) - Everyone loves a deal when you are shopping, but it turns out many of the things you purchase in stores are not quite the deals they appear to be.

WMC Action News 5's Andrew Douglas found some ways to avoid those sneaky store tricks and get more Bang for Your Buck.

No one is immune to the occasional impulse purchase while shopping, but stores are doing more and more to encourage it.

MoneyWatch.com calls it "pricing psychology" and lists some tricks retailers use to get shoppers to buy more.

See the full report from our sister station in Toledo here: http://bit.ly/1uWOWC1.

Do you have an idea for an upcoming Bang for Your Buck? Find Andrew on social media or email him at adouglas@wmctv.com.

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