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What’s Your Black Friday Shopping Strategy?
Use Consolidated Credit’s new infographic to craft the right Black Friday shopping strategy so you can stay on budget and avoid credit card debt.
6 Things You Didn’t Know About Black Friday

The holiday shopping season is in full swing as retailers announce Black Friday promotions early, in hopes of drumming up a bargain frenzy for this big sales event. Though many Americans scoff at stores for offering early access to these discounts on Thanksgiving, most consumers welcome doorbuster sales with open arms. Whether you’re a seasoned […]

The Buzz on Black Friday Deals and Steals

BThe holidays are here which means giving, receiving and spending. With Black Friday just over a week away,  and with ads coming at you from all directions, we figure we’d help you sift them out a little. Louis Ramirez, senior feature writer at dealnews.com have compiled the Best Black Friday Ads so far to save […]

Don’t Get Caught Off Guard This Black Friday or Cyber Monday

By Jessica Williams Did you know that most US retailers consider Black Friday as the unofficial start of the holiday spending season? Furthermore most Black Friday shoppers will spend 50 percent of their holiday budget on those sales. As these retailers have studied these trends, they have decided to actually start the Black Friday holiday […]

Reasons Why Shopping Online is Better than Shopping In-Store for Black Friday Sales

By April Lewis-Parks Each year Black Friday is filled with overly-aggressive bargain hunters who line up right after their Thanksgiving Day turkey has settled in their stomachs for a chance to grab the year’s best deals on toys, electronics, clothes and more. With the frenzy of bargains and shoppers, you may want to take advantage […]

10 Last-Minute Tips for Black Friday

By Andrea Woroch Black Friday is closer than ever, with many big-name stores opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day. Whether you’re braving the crowds for the first time or consider yourself a Black Friday shopping veteran, consider these 10 last-minute tasks to prep you for the biggest shopping day(s) of the year. 1. Research circulars […]

Don’t Let Holiday Stress Ruin Your Goals this Winter

Around early November, the glitz, glamour and cheerfulness of the holiday season become more apparent in shopping malls, on the radio, and on television commercials, but no amount of Black Friday deals or Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer songs can cover up the reality that the holidays are a stressful time for even the most jubilant […]

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5 Awesome Tech Trinkets for $100 or Less
Black Friday is nearly a week away, which means it's time to gear up for the biggest shopping weekend of the year with these great tech trinket gift ideas.
Spending to save: Find the best Black Friday deals

By April Lewis-Parks Black Friday is almost upon us and you may already be finalizing your holiday gift list to get an early jump on your shopping. Braving the crowds on Black Friday can be a great, albeit tiresome way, to save money during the holiday season. But it’s no secret that dragging yourself out […]

Black Friday Predictions & Tips

Black Friday, also known as America’s biggest shopping day of the year, is almost a week away and shoppers are intrigued about what  discounts and deals they will find.  A National Retail Federation (NRF) shopping survey reported that 138 million people anticipate to shop this year’s deals and give-a-ways, up 4 million from 136 million […]

Holiday Shopping 2011: Several Stores to Open at Midnight on Black Friday

By Samantha Savory This holiday shopping season may set a new record!  After eating your Thanksgiving turkey, rather than bonding with (or annoying – depending on the family) your friends and family, you will have the opportunity to get your crazy on and start your holiday shopping at midnight. Major retailers including Macy’s, Target, Toys […]

Holiday Shopping Countdown

The holidays are fast approaching and it’s time to start planning or you could find yourself frazzled and rushing around last minute, which would certainly put a damper on your holiday cheer. Don’t be a rash shopper swarming to the sales without a purpose. Before you step foot into a store you should have a plan […]

Cyber Monday: the Good and the Bad

By Samantha Savory Today, the Monday after Thanksgiving, tagged Cyber Monday, has become the second most popular holiday shopping day of the year, following Black Friday, the busiest holiday shopping day of the year. For those of you unfamiliar with Cyber Monday, it is the Monday following Thanksgiving where online retailers offer amazing deals, freebies, and […]

Pre-Holiday Shoppers Be Wary

Are you looking for the best deals on holiday gifts by shopping before or on Black Friday for the insane sales? Well retail stores are looking for you too, and they want you to buy even if the price isn’t right. Many holiday shoppers get so hyped-up about saving money that they lose their judgment […]