While perhaps the most convenient, gift cards are far from the most personal way to give value. Here are six gifts that can provide more meaningful forms of enrichment to the recipient -- and in some cases the giver too.
We don't need online petitions to stop Walmart. We just need to stop participating in it. All of it. Don't shop on the new Black Thursday. Silence the Christmas carols. Keep the decorations in the attic. And join me in saying "Bah Humbug!"
Hoping to drive additional traffic to their aisles before the actual day of reckoning, superstores like Walmart and Target are opening their stores on Thanksgiving Day with exclusive offers and limited time only super sales.
Everyone knows November and December are the busiest retail months, but consumers are often left wondering how to shop for the best deals throughout the holiday season. Look no further than this calendar of savings to help stretch your dollar further this holiday season!
Thanksgiving has always been my favorite national holiday because gratitude is so easy to understand. But the day after Thanksgiving celebrated with frenetic shopping, now, that I've never understood.
It doesn't matter if you've got a brick and mortar business or run a virtual store, you need a holiday sales plan. Don't make the mistake of not being prepared to deal with a high volume of shoppers this holiday.
The President has been re-elected, the media circus has died down, and Nate Silver is digging up statistics on some new topic - the Petraeus affair, the Fiscal Cliff, the odds of Black Friday being moved to the week after Labor Day, perhaps? Ugh. So what's next for "the Greatest Nation on Earth"?
As Americans sit down to Thanksgiving dinner, many families traditionally share what they're thankful for. As part of the Save the Children family, I've been lucky to see thankfulness in the faces of the families we work with here in the United States and around the world.
When it comes to money on Black Friday: put your emotions on the shelf and let reason be your guide. By all means go out and enjoy getting those doorbuster deals, but be smart and mentally tough about it, and don't spend more money than you have.
Gotta love Black Friday, the ominous non-holiday that powers the world's largest economy. In the throes of shopping fever, we fight for parking spots,...
Imagine an apocalyptic scenario with 500 people simultaneously looting a hardware store for the same supplies. You now understand Black Friday. Below are some essential practices that will give you a chance at getting what you want, without risking death.
on Friday, November 23 a whole bunch of records are going to come out, and I'm going to buy some of them. Record Store Day and all its appendages remain worthy of our attention, and quite possibly our dollars too.
Missing good deals? WHO CARES?
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Even though many product categories will see new all-time low prices, not everything will be a good purchase on Black Friday. In some cases, you would be better off skipping certain deals and waiting for a better offer later on in the coming year.
Our culture is very focused on acquisition of both things and experiences. There is an underlying assumption at work that freedom lies out there somewhere, if only we can own more of our environment so we can control it more and thus be happy and free.