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According to published reports, the private equity firms that bought Neiman Marcus in 2005 are considering putting it up for sale, or taking the company public. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Neiman Marcus: 1.1 Million Cards May Be Compromised

Neiman Marcus says 1.1 million debit and credit cards used at its stores may have been compromised in a security breach last year.

01/23/2014

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Trending: Kid’s Letter To Santa, Cyber Monday Deals

December 2, 2013

CBS 11–12/02/2013

This November 21, 2013 photo shows pages from iPad and iPhone apps Snapette(L) and Pricegrabber. As the holiday shopping season opens, shoppers will be armed with smartphones and an array of apps. Some will compare prices, offer gift suggestions, provide price alerts and more.Snapette says nearly two million people have downloaded the app for iPhones or Android handsets to fill a need for people who want to use online tools but shop in local stores. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER        (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Americans Click For Deals On Cyber Monday

Millions of shoppers are expected to click on items on Monday as retailers rev up deals to grab online holiday shopping dollars on the first working day after the busy holiday weekend.

12/02/2013

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FedEx Facing Record Shipping Day

With Cyber Monday expected to bolster online sales, FedEx is expecting a record day for shipping packages across the world.

12/02/2013

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Police Warn: Technology Buyer/Seller Crimes On The Rise

Police are now working together to better educate the public on internet robbery schemes. At a joint news conference representatives from the Arlington, Fort Worth and Grand Prairie Police Departments had a warning for anyone putting items up for sale online.

CBSDFW.COM–06/06/2013

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Protect Your Personal Information When Shopping Online

Online shopping doesn’t have to be risky. Here are a few tips to protect your credit/debit card information on the internet.

11/07/2012

A woman displays her 'cocktail' of 14 different AIDS medications. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Website Helps Consumers Check Out Online Pharmacies

According to the FDA, only about 3-percent of online pharmacies are actually obeying the law. The FDA is now warning consumers the vast majority of internet pharmacies are selling drugs that could harm them.

CBSDFW.COM–09/28/2012

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Tax On Amazon Purchases From Texas Begins Sunday

If you love Amazon.com you may want to do as much shopping as you can before Sunday. The website will start collecting sales taxes on purchases from Texas.

06/30/2012

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Avoid Counterfeit Items When Shopping Online

Online shopping can be a great way to snag great deals, but not all internet merchants are created equal. Low prices can sometimes blind consumers from spotting counterfeit items.

06/15/2012

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Zappos Says Customer Database Hacked

Online shoe seller Zappos.com says a hacker may have accessed the personal information of up to 24 million customers.

01/16/2012

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Retailers Have High Hopes For Cyber Monday After Booming Black Friday

Retailers rang up record sales on Black Friday as shoppers spent an estimated $11.4 billion dollars – nearly a billion dollars more than last year. Now, businesses are gearing up for similar sales on Cyber Monday. All online.

11/27/2011

A man checks out his purchases at a department store on Black Friday. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Retailers Already Hiring For The Holidays

While most people across North Texas are probably not in the holiday spirit quite yet, retailers are getting ready for the rush of shoppers.

09/27/2011

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