Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 19, 2012 Online retailers are changing their prices multiple times a day, raising prices when they can, lowering them when they must. Want a better deal? Wait 10 minutes.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Dec 17, 2012 Families and experts share how they express their generosity without pulling out the plastic.
Dec 13, 2012 Does the embrace of online shopping lessen the meaning of the holiday season?
Dec 13, 2012 How would the economy be affected if we didn't have Christmas and other holidays to stimulate our spending?
Dec 10, 2012 As holiday season heads into the last stretch, retailers are gauging just how much they have to give away to get skittish shoppers to spend.
Dec 6, 2012 The Furby is back this holiday season, and it's as strange and coveted as it was in 1998.
May 6, 2015 With holiday season upon us, we're likely all going to be spending a little more over the next month. How can you prepare for the holiday dent in your wallet?
Nov 26, 2012 Americans spent almost 13 percent more over the holiday weekend than last year, according to the National Retail Federation. But does the weekend binge mean we are actually spending more?
Nov 23, 2012 True or false: Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year. Purdue University professor Richard Feinberg says false. He debunks some common assumptions about the holiday shopping season and offers sound advice.
Nov 28, 2012 You don't need to wait until Black Friday -- shopping will start today in many places. But are consumers ready to spend?