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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • Cyber Monday expected to draw fewer online shoppers this year

    Cyber Monday expected to draw fewer online shoppers this year
    After hitting the malls on Thanksgiving and scouring Black Friday sales, American consumers were back for another bout of retail therapy Monday. But the shopping day known for big online sales — called Cyber Monday — is expected to draw...
  • Oh how I yearn to bury Black Friday

    I am in no hurry to obtain "Grandpa" status. Yes, some of my friends have donned that title but, at 52, I'm not ready to wrap myself in a cardigan, retreat to a recliner and instruct everyone to stand near my "good ear" when addressing me. However, I...
  • The investing problem of abundance: James Saft

    It is the season of abundance, but sometimes abundance is the last thing financial markets need. Shares fell on Monday as two stories troubled investors; the low and falling price of oil and the disappointing retail takings over the Black Friday shopping...
  • Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'

    Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'
    As Black Friday has now morphed into a two-day event with the addition of shopping deals on Thanksgiving, Cyber Monday has in many cases similarly stretched into an extended affair. Cyber Monday, typically the largest online shopping day of the year, is...
  • Cyber Monday growth slows after retail sales fell Thanksgiving weekend

    Cyber Monday growth slows after retail sales fell Thanksgiving weekend
    Online sales on what has become known as Cyber Monday were 8.7 percent higher than last year as of 2 p.m., according to IBM Digital Analytics. But the increase is far short of the 21 percent yearly growth seen last year. The smaller pace of growth...
  • Welcome to #GivingTuesday and some great local causes

    Welcome to #GivingTuesday and some great local causes
    If you haven't maxed out your credit cards on the pre-Thanksgiving sales, the Thanksgiving Night sales, the Black Friday sales and the Cyber Monday sales, charities around Central Florida and around the world are hoping you'll offer up some financial love...
  • What readers are thankful for

    To the editor: How refreshing to read your editorial about gratitude and how many events this last year that we could be grateful for. ("Sriracha, a water bond and other things for which we're thankful," Editorial, Nov. 26) The materialism and madness...
  • Cyber Monday could be crucial this year

    Cyber Monday could be crucial this year
    At Bambeco's Baltimore warehouse, workers have been stocking wool throw blankets, soy candles, hemp dog beds and other items since July for Cyber Monday, the biggest day of the year for the online eco-friendly retailer. "This is, we like to say, our...
  • Online sales, early discounts alter holiday shopping traditions

    Online sales, early discounts alter holiday shopping traditions
    Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average spent 6.4 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group. The...
  • Lunes Cibernético: Cómo evitar los fraudes online

    Lunes Cibernético: Cómo evitar los fraudes online
    Las tiendas físicas de ladrillo y concreto no son las únicas que se divierten en esta temporada de compras. Cyber Monday — el lunes siguiente al fin de semana de Acción de Gracias, durante el cual los vendedores de Internet ofrecen promociones...
  • What's trending: Black Friday, MTV's Ryan Knight, Netflix, OPEC & more

    What's trending: Black Friday, MTV's Ryan Knight, Netflix, OPEC & more
    Social is roaring on this Black Friday. From holiday shopping to the death of the "Real World" cast member, here's what's trending today: 1. Black Friday As soon as Thanksgiving dinner ended, many holiday shoppers flocked to stores hoping top snag a...