Dry Weekend Draws US Shoppers Even as Online Sales Boom

VOA The driest Thanksgiving weekend in five years may have helped holiday shopping, despite an overall decline in foot traffic. But some shoppers just took notes in the hopes of finding an even better deal online. That's a consequence of Amazon continuing
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How Consumers Can Find the Best Deals on Black Friday

Many consumers will be taking advantage of Black Friday to seek out a bargain to kick off their Christmas shopping. But how can shoppers make the most of the deals they find in store and online on Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Use a price comparison website or app. On  (more...)

Holiday Shoppers Boost U.S. Economy

Holiday spenders who crowd retail centers and flood Internet-based businesses make an important end-of-year contribution to the U.S. economy, whose gross domestic product is the world’s largest. In 2013, holiday sales between November 1 and December 24 rose 2.3 percent over the same period in 2012, compared (more...)

Holiday Shoppers Are Switching to Cyber Monday

Black Friday is done. But holiday shoppers are switching to Cyber Monday. This term made its debut on November 28, 2005 in a Shop.org press release entitled "'Cyber Monday' Quickly Becoming One of the Biggest Online Shopping Days of the Year". According to Scott Silverman, the head (more...)

10 Ways to Make Sure Your Online Shopping is Secure

Nowadays you can buy pretty much anything over the internet, but before purchasing something from any website you must make sure that the website is secure and you’re not being scammed.  Here are a few tips on how to make sure the site you’re purchasing from is secure.

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Cyber Monday Instead Of Black Friday

Welcome to Cyber Monday 2011!   Cyber Monday has overtaken Black Friday as the hottest shopping day of the year! Plus, it is all online! No need to run to the store or wait in crazy lines! Just order everything in your PJs and it will be shipped to (more...)


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