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Scammers Posing As Amazon Trying To Trick Consumers

If you shop online, be aware of a phony email that’s circulating.

08/08/2014

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Amazon Releases Fire Smartphone With New Features

Move over iPhone and Android. There’s a new smartphone out there.

07/25/2014

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E.S.P.’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Show mom how much you appreciate all she does by getting her something from E.S.P.’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide.

05/08/2014

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Amazon, Southwest Air Top Consumer Reports’ Annual Naughty And Nice List

Consumer Reports is out with its fourth annual naughty and nice list, highlighting companies with good and bad shopping policies.

12/13/2013

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Best Specialty Bookstores In Pittsburgh

When on the search for the perfect book in Pittsburgh, step away from chain stores and mass retailers and step into one of these amazing independent, specialty stores.

04/29/2013

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Best Buy Announces Store And Online Price Match

Best Buy is making a big move, announcing that beginning next month it will match the prices of more than a dozen on-line retailers.

KDKA-TV–02/18/2013

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Pittsburgh Makes List Of One Of America’s Top Romantic Cities

Just in time for Valentine’s day, the list of the top 20 most romantic U.S cities is out. Pittsburgh comes in at number 10.

KDKA-TV–02/07/2013

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Target Takes Aim At Online Rivals, Offers Price Matching Year Round

What started as a Christmas promotion has turned into a year-round trend, helping the consumer get the best deals. Target is taking aim at online rivals, offering price-matching all year round; and other stores could follow.

01/08/2013

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Nap Nanny Recliners Recalled Due to Five Infant Deaths

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and four major retailers are announcing a voluntary recall to consumers who own Nap Nanny® recliners made by Baby Matters, LLC of Berwyn, Pa.

KDKA-TV–12/27/2012

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Consumer Reports Puts E-Readers To Test

E-readers are all the rage and they could make a good gift this holiday. However, there are a number of different options out there and there are some features you might not think to try out before buying one.

12/11/2012

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Consumer Reports Rates Tablets For Adults & Kids

If you’re shopping for a tablet this holiday season, you’ve got a ton of choices. The newest offer great new features and lower prices than ever; but it can be tough to figure out what to get. Do you need to pay a premium or will a just-released, less-expensive tablet suit your needs?

12/05/2012

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Holiday Shopping Online: Sites For Cyber Monday And Beyond

The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.

11/07/2012

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Walmart Vs. Amazon: Same Day Delivery

With Christmas holiday shopping on-line threatening to take business away from stores like Walmart, maybe it’s no surprise that Walmart is following in the steps of Amazon by promising same-day delivery of certain products ordered on-line.

10/10/2012

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Buying Online? Prepare To Pay PA Sales Tax

Thousands of Pennsylvanians shop on line and until recently escaped paying state and county sales tax on their internet purchases, but that changed September1st when the state revenue department began to enforce a new law.

09/26/2012

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Pa. Sales Tax Coming Soon On Internet Purchases

Starting September 1st at midnight, the tax-free party for online shoppers in Pennsylvania is over.

08/31/2012

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