Topic: Black Friday
Unemployment rate rose to 9.8 percent, as US economy gained a disappointing 39,000 jobs last month, versus 172,000 in October. The news may prod Congress toward more stimulus spending.
12/03/2010 01:29 pm
To get a part-time job this holiday season, here are seven tips.
12/01/2010 11:47 am
The Consumer Confidence Index jumped to 54.1 in November. That's still well below prerecession levels, but the improved sentiment may have helped online sales on Cyber Monday.
11/30/2010 02:32 pm
Wal-Mart, the longtime price leader, can't undercut online retailer Amazon this holiday season, an analyst says.
11/30/2010 12:16 pm
Kinect for Xbox 360 continues to draw interest from consumers.
11/30/2010 11:42 am
Cyber Monday is expected to be the biggest online shopping day of the year, according to some analysts.
11/29/2010 11:04 am
The lines between Black Friday and Cyber Monday have blurred as retailers promote both at once. More retailers are having web-only specials, and more are offering free shipping.
11/27/2010 04:12 pm
Cyber Monday deals on easy-to-ship items can be as compelling as Black Friday's deals.
11/26/2010 12:20 pm
Black Friday deals in cyberspace won't wait for Friday. Online shoppers can find equally good prices just after midnight Wednesday.
11/24/2010 04:03 pm
Surveys show that more consumers want to get a jump on Black Friday and shop on Thanksgiving Day. With retailers desperate to boost sales, an increasing number are staying open.
11/24/2010 02:10 pm