| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:12 AM
Save $10 on a $25 purchase at JC Penney with a coupon through Saturday.
The coupon is good on select original, regular and sale-priced apparel, shoes, accessories and home purchases.
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| Dec 18, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Wednesday is Free Shipping Day 2013 with more than 930 retailers signed up to offer guaranteed Christmas Eve delivery on online purchases with no minimum order.
Particpating reatielrs include Bloomingdales, Lord & Taylor, Bass Pro Shops, Radio Shack,...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Fewer than 10 days remain until Christmas, and retailers are trying to make the most of the holiday crunch time by luring online shoppers with free delivery offers.
Wednesday is Free Shipping Day, a last-minute consumption craze initiated in 2008 by...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Here's a familiar marketing pitch consumers may encounter this holiday shopping season: "Zero percent interest for 12 months."
Sounds appealing, but consumer experts recommend tiptoeing carefully around this financing option.
These buy-now, pay-later...
| Dec 11, 2013
Lucky Brand Jeans is coming home again.
Los Angeles private-equity firm Leonard Green & Partners has agreed to pay $225 million to acquire Lucky from New York fashion company Fifth & Pacific Cos.
The acquisition means that Lucky, founded in Vernon...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, I have loads of savings on fun things to do, and dining deals, too, so you can keep on saving right through...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
The budget fight may be happening in Washington, but it's investors on Wall Street who keep getting smacked.
Stocks fell Friday for the sixth day out of the last seven, and ended the week with a decline. Investors focused on the risk that the government...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Struggling Sears Holdings Corp. said Friday it will spin off its Lands' End clothing business, adding to the list of units it has been getting rid of to raise cash.
The Hoffman Estates-based company, operator of Sears department stores and the Kmart...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Bargain-hunting shoppers on Cyber Monday broke consumption records, making the online shopping bonanza the biggest e-commerce day in history, according to data from IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark.
Online sales surged 20.6% compared with the same day...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Opposed to shopping on Thanksgiving Day, Betty Allen of West Friendship waited until midnight to head to Walmart in Ellicott City for $2 DVDs and then shopped through the night without crowds to buy boots and clothing for her four children with stops at...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Anna Szuba of Pasadena shopped on Thanksgiving last year -- two hours in line to get in the store and three hours in line to get out.
No thanks, she said. This year she started around midnight Friday and worked through her gift list among much smaller...