| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:19 AM
It's Freebie Friday! We've got some great offers today. Save $10 on gas cards at Publix through Sunday and grandparents get in free at Butterfly World on Saturday and Sunday, too. Use my long list to make a mad grab for freebies and save with retail...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
That red and black wrap-around dress in my closet? Paid $9.01, taxes included, a victory of timing, perseverance and the clever matching of coupon to clearance sale. Original price: $79.99. Gotta love it.
And the black pumps I'm wearing today? A steal at...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:10 AM
J.C. Penney publicly defended its trajectory Thursday after watching its stock plunge amid speculation that it needed another financing boost.
In a statement, the retailer said it is “pleased with its progress thus far in the company’s...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Nothing seems to get U.S. corporations' dander up like a threat to the pay and perks of their chief executives.
That's one explanation for corporate America's superheated, turbocharged, over-the-top reaction to the CEO pay ratio rule recently proposed...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:42 AM
It’s not just Macy’s turning Black Friday this year into Black Thursday – J.C. Penney also plans to open its doors before the turkey’s cold on Thanksgiving Day.
The retailer will admit holiday shoppers starting at 8 p.m. on Nov....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Jordan and Ivette Naftal, owners of the sensational, 6-month-old Jordan's Steak Bistro in Wellington, moved to South Florida in January.
By April, they'd opened their restaurant, and they've gone out of their way to use as much local beef and produce as...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:30 AM
DEAR JOYCE: I'm starting to look for a job and recently read that job boards are on the way out. True? Should I spend time on them? -- M.C.L.
Not true. And, yes, certainly include job boards in your search. While general and niche job boards are no...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:34 AM
This has been a good year for Mary Jo White, the new chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, and not such a good one for Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook and New York hedge fund manager Bill Ackman.
That’s the view of Worth magazine,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Sephora will open a new location at the JCPenney in Lynnhaven Mall in Virginia Beach on Friday, Oct. 25.
The first 100 shoppers on Friday, Oct. 25 will have a chance to win gift cards with values up to $100. Sephora also will give away 600 goodie bags...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:25 AM
It's Shopping Saturday! Go coupon crazy so you can save on Columbus Day sales this weekend. The weather's going to be beautiful, so use my fabulous deals to save on fun things to do. Get BOGO admission at 18 fun spots during Miami Attractions Month and...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Jackson Rathbone, who played Jasper Hale in the "Twilight Saga," wore a red tartan plaid morning coat and top hat when he married Sheila Hafsadi. [People]
Televangelist Pat Robertson talked diets on "The 700 Club," and he is no fan of low-carb...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Aberdeen: Judith “Judi” Ann Schmidt, 62, of Aberdeen passed away at home, surrounded by family on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, as a result of end stage MS.
Judi’s wishes were to be cremated and a celebration of her life will be held at a...