Nov 22, 2013 This holiday season is all about 'curation': Top 10 gift lists, lists for items under $50, under $100…you get the idea.
Nov 21, 2013 Marketplace's Chris Farrell is worried that the skilled workers employers say they can't find are there, but algorithms are screening them out.
Nov 20, 2013 In Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, there's a guy already camped out in front of the local Best Buy.
Nov 21, 2013 Best Buy says it’s preparing deep discounts – even if they put profit margins at risk – to win the holiday season.
Nov 20, 2013 JCPenney is trying to recover from a disastrous attempt to get rid of constant discounts.
Nov 14, 2013 Marketplace Money's Carmen Wong Ulrich talks about stores opening earlier than ever for the holiday shopping season.
Nov 11, 2013 Stores and online retailers are trying to suck you in with emails, discounts, Black Friday promotions. But how much of a bargain are you really getting?
Nov 8, 2013 We talk to a Nevada woman who needs a second job to pay for a stretch of unemployment.
Nov 8, 2013 The government just reported the labor market in October was much stronger than expected, but how reliable is the data for a month when the government was shut down for half of it?
Oct 31, 2013 Economists are worried about consumers' moods as we head toward the end of the year.