| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
It was a year of coupon madness.
Hampton Roads shoppers wanted to know everything about couponing, and they emailed, called, and attended classes throughout the year.
How do you organize coupons? Where do you find coupons? How many coupons can you use...
| 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...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Record Store Day is a promotional event that happens in the spring, but not to be left out of all the Black Friday-Small Business Saturday hubbub, independent music shops are getting in on the holiday shopping rush.
"Ah, Black Friday," reads a post on...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Don't wait till Small Business Saturday to support your local brewers. Head to Due South in Boynton Beach to drink beer, not shop, like the gods intended everyone do every Friday.
The brewery will tap its Cafe Ole Espresso Porter and Roasted Cocoa Stout...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 8:30 AM
If you make it though Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, you have Green Monday to look forward to.
That's what Sotto Sopra is calling its Nov. 26 dining promotion, where customers will be able to convert expired dining coupons or gift certificates...
| Nov 25, 2012
Just as Tom and Claudia Towles were opening their second Baltimore toy shop four years ago, the recession hit. The owners of aMuse Toys decided to cut back — not on staff or selling space — but on the number of manufacturers whose products...