Holiday Shopping

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Black Friday Seems Less Important Every Year

Not long ago Black Friday was the kick-off to Christmas holiday shopping with a crush of people as stores opened at dawn.

11/04/2013

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3 Credit Bureaus To Start Paying Closer Attention To Credit Card Balances

Soon most of us will start reaching for our credit cards for holiday shopping. But after a new policy is enforced, paying off your credit card bill may become more of a hassle.

11/01/2013

Walmart Taking Orders For Video Game Consoles

Two of the season’s hottest holiday gifts are now available for pre-order.

10/30/2013

Holiday Layaway Back At Toys “R” Us

The holidays are just around the corner, so why not get a head start on shopping?

10/03/2013

Toys ‘R Us Releases “Fabulous 15” Holiday Toy List

First Wal-Mart, and now Toys ‘R Us is out with its annual list of hot toys for the holidays.

09/18/2013

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Winter Arrives In Pittsburgh, Creates Nuisance For Last-Minute Shoppers

Winter has come to Pittsburgh. Cold temperatures, gusty winds and even some snow – it has all arrived just as the holiday weekend gets underway.

12/21/2012

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Last-Minute Gift Ideas For Sports Fans

Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? It’s getting down to the wire and if you’re buying for someone who loves sports, it’s time to think outside the box.

12/17/2012

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Celebrate The Holiday Season

Welcome to your 2012 Holiday Guide! Don’t miss our gift-giving ideas, shopping advice, food & drink recipes, and movie & music recommendations. Share some holiday cheer with your friends!

12/11/2012

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Marketing Expert Separates Hottest Holiday Toys From Hype

When it comes to picking the perfect gift, how do you know what’s hot this holiday season? Plenty of retailers are making it easy for you with lists… lots of lists.

12/07/2012

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Online Black Friday Deals A Bust For Some

This holiday season is shaping up to be very successful for retailers, especially online. Consumers spent more than $1 billion shopping online on Black Friday, breaking a record.

11/30/2012

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How Important Is Cyber Monday To America’s Retailers?

It’s Cyber Monday, a day when shoppers are encouraged to go online to buy Christmas holiday gifts. But retail experts say growth is flat with a Google survey finding Cyber Monday ranking low as an important shopping day.

11/26/2012

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Push On To Buy American During Shopping Season

What does patriotic music have to do with Black Friday? A lot, say advocates for American manufacturing from all sides of the political spectrum.

11/23/2012

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Shopping Creep Endangering Thanksgiving Traditions

Nobody really seems to like it — certain giant retail stores opening on Thanksgiving Day.

11/21/2012

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“Small Business Saturday” Key To Local Shops

With all the focus on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it’s easy to forget Small Business Saturday, a day important to mom-and-pop shopkeepers all over the country.

11/20/2012

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Warning Issued To Consumers About Text Messaging Scam

The holiday shopping season is already underway, and there are sure to be some great deals out there. However, there are also scams that target consumers. That is the bad news. The good news is that you do not have to become a victim.

11/20/2012

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