Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping, Gift Buying

Holiday Gifting: Who Is On Your List?

Do like Santa; take the time to sit down with pen in hand and make out a list of who you are planning on buying presents for.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/15/2011

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Many Major Retailers Offering Layaway This Holiday Season

It’s time to starting thinking about holiday shopping, and how you are going to pay for those gifts this year.


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Use Cash To Avoid Holiday ‘Financial Hangover’

The holidays can be a lot of fun, but then the bills start arriving in January. As we all know, that’s not so much fun.


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Beware Of Fees For Holiday Returns

If you have to return gifts this holiday season, it may be costly.


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Shoppers Suffer From Frugality Fatigue

During the recession these past couple of years, most shoppers have watched their holiday budgets closely. Now, many of them are suffering from what’s being called “Frugality Fatigue.”


Holiday Gift Guide: Buying For HS & College Students

The high school and college students on your holiday shopping list may want plenty, but what’s worth your money?

CBS Boston–12/03/2010

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2010 Holiday Mall Hours For Eastern Mass.

Note, most malls close early on Christmas Eve, and are closed entirely on Christmas Day. Individual store hours may vary.

CBS Boston–12/01/2010

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Expert: Don’t Wait. If It’s On Sale Now, Buy It

According to the National Retail Federation, 87 percent of holiday shoppers say they won’t buy a gift this year unless it is on sale.



Boston Business Journal: Facebook & Holiday Sales

The holiday shopping season is well underway. Businesses are looking to draw customers in any way they can. Many are pitching deals on Facebook.


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Shoppers Hunt For Cyber Monday Bargains

On the first day of the online shopping season, the words “Cyber Monday” are music to retailers’ ears.