Rising inflation is leading to price increases for food, gas and other products and pushing many people to choose between digging deeper into their pockets or tightening their belts. In developing economies, it's especially dire.
Both Black Friday and Thanksgiving Day online shopping came in below Adobe's prediction. On Black Friday, online sales reached $8.9 billion, down from the $9 billion in 2020.
It's the prime time for holiday gift buying which means it's also prime time for scammers who get better and better at taking our money each year. Washington Post Personal Finance Columnist Michelle Singletary has tips on how to avoid the latest online shopping scams.
Saturday marks Small Business Saturday — a day created to shift consumers’ attention to the stores that call their communities home.
Postal workers who recall packages and letters piled up in distribution hubs a year ago are gearing up for another holiday crush.
Today is Black Friday, and while many services have moved online in recent years, COVID still hasn't stopped people from turning up at local stores to get their holiday shopping finished!
Africatown Community Land Trust is encouraging folks to put the 'Black' in Black Friday shopping.
Last week, WalletHub published a report that found which retailers have the best deals for the shopping holiday.
Many people have started their holiday shopping earlier this year, but even so, the National Retail Federation is expecting nearly two million more people to shop from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday compared to last year.
Conagra Brands has received two reports of dental damage associated with the recalled products.
Over 150,000 units of American Screening's hand sanitizer are being recalled.
Federal food safety experts are back with their annual reminder not to wash raw turkey this Thanksgiving, or any meats for that matter.
People that held onto to certain Lego or Polly Pocket sets may have some valuable items just sitting around in storage
In addition to a shortage of artificial Christmas trees, experts in the industry are also seeing a shortage of certain holiday decor items such as ornaments, tree toppers and tree skirts.
CVS Health will close 900 stores over the next three years as it evaluates its retail businesses.
President Biden called for the FTC to probe whether oil and gas companies are engaging in criminal conduct by profiting from artificially high prices at the pump.
The small pieces of glass or metal were possibly introduced to the drink mix during production, according to a recall notice shared by Stater Bros.
Energy costs played a large role in the inflation surge, skyrocketing 4.8% from September to October, with the price of gas jumping up 6.1%.
The AARP report found that 1 in 3 active-duty military or veteran adults who were sent a service-related scam or offer lost money in at least one instance.
The FedEx CEO said the company is ready for Christmas 2021, predicting 100 million more shipments this holiday season compared to 2019.