Are you inundated with catalogs being delivered to your mailbox? If so there are some easy ways to put a halt to their delivery. The website catalog choice.org is a free service that lets retailers know which customers are not interested in receiving their catalog. Within three months participating companies will stop sending any more catalogs to your home. Get unlisted with a $20 donation. They will automatically remove your name from marketing lists and control any future unsolicited mail

The environmental Protection Agency estimates that we receive four million tons of junk mail each year, almost half of which is never opened. To halt the delivery of junk mail, sign up with 41pounds.org. The cost for this service is a one-time fee of $41 and covers every adult in your household -- for five years.

The Direct Marketing Association (the-dma.org) is an organization that lets their members know who does not want to receive their direct email offers. Sign - up today to receive less junk mail and have less waste. It's a winning situation for you and the environment.

For now happy shopping!

Laurie Dixon, TheBAG Lady