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Rob Carrick’s Reader: Survival tips for IKEA shoppers

The Squawkfox blog offers some helpful tips for visiting an IKEA store and getting out with your sanity and budget intact.

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The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Survival tips for IKEA shoppers

The Squawkfox blog offers some helpful tips for visiting an IKEA store and getting out with your sanity and budget intact.

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Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998. Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More

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