With a dash of confidence and a little imagination, Kiwi shoppers can create their own post-Christmas sales.
Haggling for a better price - something many New Zealanders do only on overseas holidays or in the used-car yard - can bring better deals in big retail chains, an unscientific test has found.
Shoppers are increasingly asking for lower-than-advertised prices on everything from television sets to watches - and are often rewarded with instant discounts.
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