There will be no shortage of sales this weekend for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. However, since I’m encouraging you to buy green, I thought it might be helpful if I made it easier for you to do that by creating a master list of sales from green retailers or on eco-friendly products. I will add more as I come across them. Know of a sale? Leave it in the comments section or submit it to me here and I’ll add it to the list.
A few years ago, if you had asked me if I planned to shop on Black Friday, I would’ve looked at you like you had three heads. When my green journey began, I thought there was nothing about Black Friday that was compatible with the more sustainable way I was trying to live my life. While that is still largely true, there are ways to partake in this once-a-year super sale without letting go of your conscience. Since these sales can help you save tons of money on items you might end up buying later anyway, here are some tips to make your Black Friday efforts more conscientious and less compulsive: