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Holiday Shopping 2012

Procrastinating Shoppers Reaped Major Rewards

AP | CANDICE CHOI and MAE ANDERSON | Posted 12.25.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Shoppers who waited until the final days before Christmas were rewarded with big bargains and lighter crowds. But their last-minute deal h...

Baby, All I Want For Christmas Is Shoes

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MAE ANDERSON | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Shoes are coming out of the closet and landing under the Christmas tree. They're a top seller this holiday season – a big feat consi...

'There Was No Christmas Spirit'

AP | MAE ANDERSON and ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business

ATLANTA -- Christmas shoppers thronged malls and pounced on discounts but apparently spent less this year, their spirits dampened by concerns about th...

10 Last Minute Holiday Wine Gifts

Mary Orlin | Posted 02.18.2013 | Home
Mary Orlin

With less than a week to go until Christmas Day, have you done all of your holiday gift shopping? To the rescue, a list of the 10 best wine gifts that you can snap up at the last minute -- and it won't look like you waited until the last minute.

Can Online Deals Kill Traditional Holiday Shopping?

Reuters | Ilaina Jonas | Posted 02.01.2013 | Technology

By Ilaina Jonas NEW YORK (Reuters) - When it comes to the internet, David Simon's kids can look but not buy. "They are n...

Holiday Shopping Nightmares Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.27.2012 | Money

With Black Friday behind us, it is fair to say that the holiday season has officially begun. And while the smell of roasted chestnuts and the sound of...

The Biggest Online Shopping Day Of The Year

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 01.26.2013 | Money

NEW YORK — Americans clicked away on their computers and smartphones for deals on Cyber Monday, which is expected to be the biggest online shopp...

Holiday Shopping Season Off To Record Start

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 11.26.2012 | Money

NEW YORK -- If you make holiday shopping convenient, Americans will come in droves. It's estimated that U.S. shoppers hit stores and websites at reco...

10 Alternative Activities To Shopping On Black Friday

Posted 11.23.2012 | Green

In recent years, Black Friday has become a controversial post-Thanksgiving tradition. While the Seattle Times traces the origins of the name to shopke...

Holiday Shopping Online Is Off To A Strong Start

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 01.21.2013 | Technology

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Holiday season online spending got off to an early and strong start, spurred by rising consu...

Walmart To Launch New Attack On Amazon

Reuters | Jessica Wohl | Posted 12.09.2012 | Money

By Jessica Wohl Oct 9 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc is testing same-day delivery of televisions, toys and other general merchandise...

How To Find The Cheapest Toys This Holiday Season

AP | Posted 12.01.2012 | Money

NEW YORK — Toys R Us will offer a price matching guarantee on all of its toys and products in stores this holiday season, the toy seller said Mo...