10Friday I did something that some people would say I should be ashamed of:
I bet some of you thought that was headed in a totally different direction. Shame on you!
Because, while I would never cheat on Mrs. Beagle, I don’t have the same level of commitment with my hair stylist.
And, yes, I do actually have a ‘hair stylist’ in the loose sense of the term. I found a place that I liked which is near both work and home. They always seemed to get me in pretty quickly, their prices were good, they had coupons, and they did a nice job on my hair.
I found someone that I liked a lot and started going to her regularly. While my haircut is about as simple as they come, I still prefer finding someone that I know is going to do a good job every single time.
But, as I admitted earlier, I cheated this past week.
Because it saved me $7.
There’s a new place that opened a location near our house. They were offering a $4.99 introductory special. So, I jumped! I normally pay $11-14, averaging around $12, depending on the coupon.
The haircut was good. I still prefer the normal cut I get, and will start going back to my normal place and my normal stylist next time, but $7 is $7.
Who knows? Maybe she won’t even know I cheated. But if she does find out, hopefully she’s the forgiving type!Copyright 2017 Original content authorized only to appear on Money Beagle. Please subscribe via RSS, follow me on Twitter, Facebook, or receive e-mail updates. Thank you for reading.