Keeping Your Information Safe on Black Friday

Remember last year when a Target employee hacked all of those credit cards? Well with Black Friday coming up in just days, it’s a good time to take some steps to protect your information. Shopping online is a great way to get the deals while avoiding the crowds. But make sure that when you’re shopping online you’re careful about which sites you use. Online shopping … Continue reading Keeping Your Information Safe on Black Friday

6 Tips to Conquering Cyber Monday

Thanksgiving dinner is a distant memory and the smoke has cleared from the chaos of Black Friday. But today the shopping continues, with “Cyber Monday” in full swing. In 2005, the term “Cyber Monday” began and has grown to become a global phenomenon, with retailers in multiple countries using the phrase to drive sales. Research from comScore puts Cyber Monday sales at $610 million in … Continue reading 6 Tips to Conquering Cyber Monday

Maximize Black Friday deals this year

A study found that overall, the best deals happen year round – not specifically on Black Friday. Still, if you do your research ahead of time, big deals can be easily found!  There are several websites that accumulate all Black Friday offers so you can easily research and make a plan to save. Fatwallet.com and Blackfriday.com are a couple of examples.  Some websites even allow … Continue reading Maximize Black Friday deals this year

Start early to save on holiday shopping

Start early and save on holiday shopping

Last week we shared some resources to help you save on Halloween shopping (you might still be able to utilize them for the any last-minute Halloween preparations today!) Out of the Halloween context, many of these resources are still useful for the upcoming year-end holidays – Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. What will work? Utilizing technology to compare prices and search for deals, as well … Continue reading Start early and save on holiday shopping

Ways to Save on Your Holiday Shopping: Black Friday and Cyber Monday

With Thanksgiving just two days away, the holidays are already upon us! Start your holiday shopping early to save money this year. Two great days for deals are Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Here are some tips for both: Plan ahead. Visit the actual store or the online store to scope out what items you want. That way when the hustle and bustle of black … Continue reading Ways to Save on Your Holiday Shopping: Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Save Money on Black Friday Without the Rush

Do you want to save money on Black Friday but avoid the rush? Here are some tips to help you avoid the hustle and bustle and still save some cash, whether you decide to participate in Black Friday shopping activities or stay in!