| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:28 PM
At a Toys R Us in Ontario, veteran Black Friday shopper Carmen Hernandez arrived before 7 a.m. to grab bargains on playthings for the 25 children in her extended family.
At the top of her list: Packs of Play-Doh for $1, down from $3.99.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Giving is the reason for the season, and people across the globe are being urged to give a little more than usual for the third annual Giving Tuesday.
On Tuesday, "charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:16 AM
Watch this: GM recalls vehicles for faulty headlights. Allentown's corporate community is stepping up to help the residents of downtown neighborhoods, including funding a new high school. Congressional Republicans say they'll pass a one-year extension...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:24 AM
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...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:19 PM
It's almost Thanksgiving, which means it's almost time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. And, it's not just retail stores — mortar-and-brick or online — that have the deals. Various lodgings around the globe are serving up specials,...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:49 AM
As the coffin slams shut on Halloween, Wal-Mart and other retailers are launching their holiday shopping deals almost a month before Black Friday, promising to be cheaper, earlier, easier and faster to cater to the ever more value- and...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Well ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, Preferred Hotel Group is starting a winter sale on rooms at 110 hotels worldwide that offers a third night free or takes up to half off the room rate.
The deal: I like this sale because it works for...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:48 AM
Is it just me or is this a mix-and-match Bottom Line?
A new state law grants immunity to people who administer naloxone, or Narcan, to anyone who has overdosed on heroin or other opioid like oxycodone. The heroin-reversal drug,...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Wal-Mart is worried about lousy holiday shopping, so the retail giant is pulling out its Christmas deals one whole month early -- hoping, perhaps, that the longer you are faced with a bargain, the more likely you will be to crumble.
This move comes as...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Cyber Monday 2013 broke records. It was the biggest online spending day ever. Cyber Monday left Black Friday in the dust.
Take that, lackluster shopping weekend!
Retailers' performance, indeed, was blah overall during the four-day holiday shopping...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:30 PM
It's Giving Tuesday, that social-media-engineered day when consumers can redeem themselves after wallowing in Black Friday and Cyber Monday splurges.
If your bank account isn't empty, it's a good chance to find a charity you like. Charity Navigator is...