Ever been to Walmart and thought “that is terribly overpriced”? Probably not. Even so in an effort to grab more market share Walmart has announced it will be reducing 18,000 prices, chalk up one “pro” for an economy in turmoil. I’m sure¬† we’d all rather be paying regular prices and not be in turmoil.¬† But that not being the scenario we find ourselves in, lets just be thankful that retailers now have to slash prices to encourage people to spend.

Image Walmart Supercenter sign Originally uploaded by Ron Dauphin