| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It's December and quickly creeping toward the next holiday season. We have had Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday. How about taking a step back and giving a gift to yourself?
What about the gift of peace of mind by...
| Nov 26, 2014
Small business Saturday is Nov. 29 and what better way to support it than to shop small that day to make a big difference.
"It's neat to have grown and evolved with the community," said Lou Cuthbertson, who manages The Tackeria, an equestrian shop...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 4:37 AM
With Thanksgiving Day discounts, Black Friday door busters, Small Business Saturday specials and Cyber Monday savings all in the rear view mirror, are there any deals ahead for December shoppers?
Count on it, say consumer experts. Two of the season's...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:55 AM
So long, Black Friday. Hello, Small Business Saturday.
If you have an American Express card, sign up for a $25 statement credit for Small Business Saturday on Nov. 30. Then, use the card at hundreds of South Florida businesses to save $25 on a purchase....
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:21 AM
Happy Freebie Black Friday!
It's the biggest shopping day of the year and I'm here to help you save more with freebies, retail coupons and dining deals good right through Cyber Monday.
If you're out and about today, on Twitter, tweet your deals, best...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 2:25 AM
Get a free $10 purchase from American Express to celebrate Small Business Saturday.
If you have an American Express card, sign up for a $10 statement credit when you spend at least $10 at a participating business on Small Business Saturday on Nov. 30....
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:23 AM
In a more economically naive time, making reference to the Friday after Thanksgiving as Black Friday was something of an insider's comment.
Most definitely, it had become a major shopping day long before the promise of door busters (another term once...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Here's one from Black Friday, one from Small Business Saturday, another from Cyber Monday, and this one's from Insufficient Funds Tuesday! -- Drew Weisinger, West Hartford
Sorry, all I could afford were the bags. -- Bob Bisi, East...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Despite superstorm Sandy's best efforts, Hampden's Halloween festivities this year would not be derailed. Postponed, sure, but not canceled.
So instead of the annual Hampden festival taking place Oct. 31, it took place the following Saturday, Nov. 3....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:10 AM
The cable news network MSNBC has posted a piece about the Magnolia Park district in Burbank in preparation of "Small Business Saturday," an event hosted by American Express that urges people to shop at local, non-chain stores.
Small Business Saturday is...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Domingo Catalan powered through the Thanksgiving night crowds to get his children toys. He methodically checked all the boxes on his relatives' wish lists on Black Friday. And before he goes to work as a data analyst for a government contractor on Cyber...