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Oct 18, 2018 5:10 pm
27 Best Winter Coats for Women You Can Shop at Nordstrom Today
With temperatures dipping left and right, it's officially time to start shopping for the best winter coats for women. An essential in every woman's closet, with the right winter coat, you'll be...
Oct 15, 2018 11:45 am
Sears Files for Bankruptcy — Here's What That Means for Shoppers
Retail giant Sears, whose parent company also owns Kmart, has filed for bankruptcy. With the holidays fast approaching, news of the venerable shopping center closing its doors may throw a wrench in...
Aug 28, 2018 1:00 pm
3 Ways to Stop Wasting Money on Things You Don't Need — Even If They're on Sale
Shopping is fun! Actually, it’s more than just fun. Shopping a sale can be a smart thing to do, as long as you’re shopping for something you and your family need now or in the very near future....
May 23, 2018 5:15 pm
7 Reasons Why JOANN Stores Are Our Happy Place
Let’s be honest: These days, shopping is either a chore (getting stuff you need) or an enjoyable experience (browsing for stuff you want). But there’s also a third kind of shopping, the kind that...
May 21, 2018 6:00 pm
31 Best Memorial Day Furniture Sales to Shop This Year
If your bed is creaky, your hardwood table is scuffed, and your loveseat is falling apart, these best Memorial Day furniture sales will get you what you need for ultra-low prices. JCPenney, Pier 1...
May 4, 2018 2:00 pm
7 Secrets That'll Turn T.J.Maxx Into Your Shopping Paradise
If you’re a money-saving queen, then you know exactly where to go to get your designer handbag fix on a budget: T.J.Maxx. But did you know there are a few secret ways to save even more? Here are...
Apr 23, 2018 10:01 am
13 Monthly Subscription Boxes Your Child Will Love as Much as You Do
Every mom out there knows that children love getting mail — so why not give them something to look forward to with a monthly subscription box for kids? But with hundreds of boxes available thanks...
Apr 9, 2018 4:36 pm
How to Find Out If Your Personal Info Was Stolen in the Hack of Best Buy, Kmart, Sears, and Delta
Have you wandered the aisles of Best Buy or Kmart within the past year? You might want to check your credit card accounts: Thanks to a security issue with customer service software (basically, an...
Apr 3, 2018 12:23 pm
Bed Bath & Beyond Will Accept Toys 'R' Us Gift Cards for a Limited Time
Beloved retailer Toys "R" Us announced plans to liquidate all of its locations in mid-March, leaving many would-be shoppers wondering what would happen the Toys "R" Us gift cards still sitting in...
Mar 16, 2018 4:00 pm
Winn-Dixie Files for Bankruptcy, Will Close Nearly 100 Stores
Bad news, shoppers: Almost 100 Winn-Dixie, Harveys, and BI-LO grocery stores are closing as a result of their parent company preparing for a possible bankruptcy. "After careful consideration, we...
Mar 15, 2018 11:09 am
Toys 'R' Us Plans to Liquidate All of Its U.S. Stores
Tough news, toy shoppers: On March 15, 2018, Toys "R" Us filed paperwork in bankruptcy court that will result in the liquidation and sale of all its roughly 800 U.S. locations. Sadly, the move...
Jan 11, 2018 4:53 pm
Walmart Abruptly Closes 63 Sam's Clubs, Lays Off Thousands of Workers
Walmart became the most recent chain to shutter some of it's stores. Following a rash of store closings by Sears, Kmart, and Macy's, Walmart shut down 63 Sam's Club locations unexpectedly, causing...
Dec 22, 2017 5:57 pm
5 Tricks for Returning Gifts When You Lost the Receipt
We've all been there before: Frantically searching through our purse to find the receipt that we just know is in there, trying to ignore the dirty looks from the impatient customers huffing and...
Dec 13, 2017 2:15 pm
Make Sure You're Getting Good Deals by Filtering Out Fake Amazon Reviews
If you thought online reviews were the easiest way to get honest feedback about whatever product it is that you're trying to buy, you may want to rethink how you're curating those reviews —...
Dec 8, 2017 5:53 pm
Baby It’s Cold Outside: 13 Best Winter Comforters for Staying Cozy
Winter is still working its snowy, cold magic, so having the best winter comforters at the ready will keep you and your family snug no matter how cold it is outside. Not only does this save you...
Dec 7, 2017 3:41 pm
Gift Ideas for the Men You're Grateful for This Season — All for Under $35
The holidays are already a crazy time, but we're making them a little less stressful with this handy gift guide for all the men in your life. No more need to hit the mall, wandering aimlessly...
Dec 5, 2017 6:25 pm
Never Forget Your Grocery List Again Thanks to New Mobile App
Before going to the grocery store, you probably jot down the few things you need on a piece of paper, or a napkin if that's closer, only to get there and realize you've left the list on the...
Dec 1, 2017 10:00 am
20 Gifts for the Home Chef in Your Life — and They're All Under $25
This holiday season, we're making the present shopping easy by rounding up all the gifts every chef needs in their kitchen. Whether your mom, neighbor, son, or sister loves to cook, we've got a...
Nov 22, 2017 2:44 pm
4 Reasons Why I Have Totally Given Up on Black Friday, and You Should Too
To say that I have a dislike of Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving where retailers offer massive discounts — is an understatement. I loathe everything about this day, and I think you should,...
Nov 14, 2017 4:15 pm
The 'Next Generation' Target Store Is Both Exciting and Confusing
We've been hearing about Target's "next generation" stores for quite some time now, ever since the company announced they were revamping 500 stores in March. Now, the first of these next generation...
Nov 10, 2017 6:24 pm
Target Is Reportedly Closing 12 Stores in 8 Different States
According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Target is closing 12 of its stores across eight different states. Target began notifying store employees at the affected locations on Monday. The stores...
Nov 9, 2017 7:42 pm
Don't Miss Target's Weekend Sale on Toys and TVs
UPDATE (November 16, 2017) — Need to play Santa? Then make time this weekend — in between all those last-minute Thanksgiving errands — for a stop at Target. This weekend’s big deal will save you...
Oct 16, 2017 6:25 pm
New App Refunds Your Money Whenever There's a Price Drop
Holiday season is quickly approaching, which means you’ll be spending a lot of time, and money, on various holiday food items, Christmas trees, and presents. Lots and lots of presents, especially...
Sep 26, 2017 4:44 pm
How I Nearly Died at Costco — and Why I'll Never Buy in Bulk Ever Again
“First of all – let me start by saying I’m OK,” I began the call to my husband. “But I had a little incident…” “Oh no,” he responded. “I tried to go to shopping…” I explained. He sighed. “What...
Aug 10, 2017 1:30 pm
Here's How to Turn Off Those Annoying Facebook Ads
If you're getting a head start on Christmas shopping, perhaps you've noticed ads on your Facebook that are basically your Google search history. As you scroll through your feed, you see listings...
Aug 2, 2017 1:43 pm
The "Miserable Men" of Instagram Perfectly Captures Your Husband's Struggle While You Shop
Picture it: Sicily, 1922 — just kidding! But really, let's imagine that it's Saturday, and you beg your husband to go to the mall with you; you tell him you're only going to go to one store. But...
Jul 19, 2017 3:06 pm
HomeSense Is HomeGoods' New Spinoff Store, and We're Way Too Excited
Ever hoped for more HomeGoods in your life? Your wish is granted, as HomeSense, the new spinoff chain from our beloved HomeGoods, is set to hit the U.S. in just a few weeks. Announced by parent...
Apr 6, 2017 1:26 pm
Family Dollar: Hundreds of Locations Will Close
Sad news for employees and shoppers of Family Dollar, which announced today that hundreds of stores will close. It seems that the 323 Family Dollar locations--which are owned by a small...
Mar 17, 2017 3:41 pm
J.C. Penney Is Closing Down 138 Stores in 2017—Forever
Yikes! If you shop at retailer J.C. Penney you may want to sit down for this. The apparel and home furnishings department store announced Friday, March 17 that it will close nearly 140 stores...
Jan 5, 2017 12:42 pm
Kmart and Sears Are Closing Down Many of Their Stores in 2017—Forever
The new year is a time for transformation, whether that means sticking to your weight loss resolutions or pledging to eat healthier. But for Sears Holdings, the company that owns retail giants...