Holiday Shopping Season Is Losing Some Of Its PowerNovember and December now account for less than 21 percent of annual retail sales at physical stores, down from a peak of over 25 percent, and experts believe it'll keep dropping.
Everyday Citizens Can Become Philanthropists This Giving TuesdayIt's time to take out your wallet -- again! But this time for a good cause. Today is Giving Tuesday.
New Options For Thwarting Package ThievesSome online shoppers are opting to pick up their packages at secure Amazon lockers nearby.
With Deals Offered Early, Will Shoppers Buy On Cyber Monday?Cyber Monday may be in danger of losing its online sales title.
Ready, Set, Log On! Texans Booting Up Computers For Cyber MondayIt's Cyber Monday and holiday shopping sales are expected to be bigger than ever this year. Many retailers started their online sales last week and on Friday alone consumers spent a record $3.34 billion!
Small Businesses See Big Crowds On Day After Black FridayIn what many see as the biggest shopping weekend of the year, malls, department stores, and even online retailers compete for the consumers' business through sales and the hottest gift ideas. But where do small businesses fit into this picture of holiday shopping?
Wal-Mart Kicks Off Cyber Monday On FridayWal-Mart Stores Inc. is kicking off its so-called "Cyber Monday" deals at 12:01 a.m. EST Friday, two days earlier than last year.
Cyber Monday: How To Shop Safely
5 Money-Saving Tips For Your Holiday ShoppingThe pressures of holiday shopping can be very difficult, but there's no need to break the bank for a fun and memorable holiday. Save some dough this season with these easy holiday shopping tips.
Cyber Monday Success Blamed For UPS Delivery DelaysThe billion dollar success of Cyber Monday shopping now being blamed for delayed packages. “Online shopping exceeded most industry expectations,” says Susan Rosenberg, spokesperson for UPS. “And we’ve had some isolated locations for spot delays.”
CONSUMER JUSTICE: Mom Needs Help After Issues With Toys R UsThe Toys-R-Us Facebook page has dozens of posts with similar complaints about cancelled orders, poor customer service and long wait times to get a representative on the phone.
An App That Can Save You Money On Holiday ShoppingAn app I want to tell you about today is called Buy Via. It’s Cyber Monday, and you’re looking for any edge you can get when you look for the best deals online today.