Shopping tips for ‘Buy Now, Pay later’ loans

Rick Walz writes the "Consumer Advocate"

Rick Walz writes the “Consumer Advocate”

Buy Now, Pay Later loans are becoming a popular way to buy large items with bite-sized payments. BNPL is a type of loan that allows consumers to take their item home immediately while paying for it in bi-weekly installments. The pandemic created an eCommerce boom, giving even more of a platform for the use of BNPL loans. While these loans allow for easy access to the items consumers want or need; it can be really easy to rack up a tab using these sites.

There are more than two dozen companies offering BNPL loans, including Affirm, Klarna, Afterpay and PayPal. Terms and features differ among the providers, with some offering longer term loans that charge interest.

Consumers usually encounter the BNPL option when shopping online or through a mobile app, although some brick-and-mortar stores are beginning to offer it as well. Most BNPL loans

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Smart Casual Fashion Tips

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The year is 2022, which means that the concept of gendering tops and bottoms is long gone. Fashion trends, in general, may be worn by anybody who likes what is being worn. Menswear trends, on the other hand, are often based on bigger themes, making them more generally accessible while yet leaving opportunity for individual interpretation. If you look at Prada’s Fall/Winter 2022 runway show, for example, there are several ways to combine the strong sculpted shoulders that were featured. This year, the smart casual dress code for men is as follows: It is a blend of business style clothes with a relaxed style, which is known as smart casual attire. Read on to adopt this clean, uncomplicated, and fashionable dress code.

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Coachella Outfits 2022: Shop Our Street Style Looks

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After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Coachella has returned and blessed the world with another round of fashion trends to kick off the 2022 festival season. So if you’re gearing up for Coachella weekend two — and crossing your fingers for another Harry Styles and Shania Twain duet — or you’re thinking ahead to the concerts you’ll be attending later in the year, this roundup will inspire your festival fashion wardrobe for this season and beyond.

The backdrop for Coachella is Indio, CA, which is a literal desert, so dressing for the extreme temperatures can be challenging. During the day, temperatures may reach up to the triple digits, but at night, they

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Is the Y2K Fashion Trend Finally Coming for Menswear?


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Butterfly clips here, low-rise jeans there: nostalgia for the early 2000s continues to dictate the runways of high fashion. Consumers are drinking from a well of Missy Elliot and Paris Hilton references. Luxury clothing brands like Bluemarine, a womenswear brand whose DNA is born out of this aesthetic, are newly popular, while brands like Miu Miu are embracing this aesthetic. Lizzo, Kim Kardashian, Dua Lip and Rihanna are turning back the fashion clock to the Bush years. Could it be due to a longing for simpler times, a time when NFTs and the metaverse weren’t the talks of the town? Or is it simply the inevitable consequence of the 80s and 90s fashion revivals?

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But while Y2K is one of the top womenswear trends of 2022,

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