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Why Costco is winning the battle against Amazon

In a world dominated by Amazon, it seems like brick-and-mortar retail is an endangered species. Yet one outlet continues to do surprisingly well: Costco....
Happening Now July 3, 2019

What will retail stores look like in 2040? Here are some predictions that will blow your mind

Big retailers are starting to go the way of the dodo and dying off. First it was Toys R Us, next maybe Sears, and...
Happening Now December 30, 2018

5 things to wait until Cyber Monday to buy

Cyber Monday can be a day where you get get some great deals! The best part is, you don't even need to leave your...
Tips November 23, 2018

Need extra money for Christmas? Here are some part-time gigs that bring in big bucks.

We know the holidays can be stressful. Family gatherings, gift-giving, rushing to be at so many events, and especially money. But we might have...
Tips October 6, 2018

Exposed! Secret database tracks everything you've ever returned

If you believe it's just online companies that track your shopping behavior, better think again. Retail companies secretly track your behavior too, particularly with...
Happening Now March 18, 2018

9 Amazon perks you're probably not using

I love Amazon. Whether it's the convenience of online shopping, the deals or the selection, you keep buying. That's one reason many people sign...
Tips March 4, 2018

Credit card fraud rose 300% in one scary area - read this before you shop again

EMV cards are becoming more popular with banks and retailers because they're designed to prevent card fraud. But, are they really all that effective?...
Happening Now April 20, 2016

Circuit City returns with a new look

As you know, big-box retailers aren't in great shape. Shoppers are spending billions of dollars online, including $105 billion this past Christmas, so those...
Happening Now January 30, 2016

Amazon is in a firestorm of controversy over these Orwellian accusations

If you're like millions of people around the world, you've ordered products from Amazon. A day or so later, their cute box with a...
Happening Now August 17, 2015