| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:32 AM
A successful Black Friday shopping trip is all in the planning. Bargain hunters study store ads and websites as though they're cramming for a test, and now they have less time to do so as several major chains ??? Sears,......
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:26 PM
I love Thanksgiving, because it's a holiday that revolves around things I cherish: Family, food and football. You don't have to go to church or synagogue. You don't have to buy any presents (except maybe a nice bottle of wine,......
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Stores run all sorts of promotions during the holiday shopping rush, so it may not sound unreasonable if you get a text or Facebook message saying you've won a gift card. This is where you need to be reasonable and......
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:19 AM
The Kroger Co. will buy Harris Teeter in a $2.5 billion deal, the company announced Tuesday.
Both grocery chains have a presence in Hampton Roads. Right now, Kroger executives are not saying exactly how the merger will change either grocery brand.
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Traditional Southern California supermarkets, already facing growing competition from leviathan discounters such as Wal-Mart and Target, are now catching blows on another flank as markets catering to environmentally conscious foodies proffer local fare in...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:47 AM
Freebie Friday magically morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Target is offering a printable coupon for $5 off 50 4-inch-by-6-inch photo prints. This week, the store is offering photo prints for 10 cents each, making the 50 prints free after the coupon.
The coupon can be printed from Target’s online coupon...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:45 AM
You expect to see a "beauty concierge" at a mall department store.
Now you’ll find one at Target. In a move to go head to head with more upscale retailers, the mass discounter is bringing the new beauty program to 27 stores in Baltimore,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Fill a prescription at the pharmacy and you start to feel sick at the register.
My remedy for Rx sticker shock is to occasionally survey prices online or by phone on your name brand and generic drugs before you go to the store to ensure you’re not...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:50 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, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend.
| Jul 20, 2013
Nearly every grocery chain in Hampton Roads launched a new "lower prices" campaign in the past year. And — although it may seem impossible — prices are actually lower in 2013.
In an informal study of the six major supermarkets in the area...