Shopping & Retail

  • Top 22 Most Shoplifted Items

      

    The National Retail Federation (NRF) reports that for the first time in more than two decades, organized crime is the No. 1 problem for theft at retail. Historically, most theft at retail was...

  • 7 Grocery Staples That Are More Expensive This Summer

      

    By Lisa Aberle of GetRichSlowly.com Summer may not have arrived according to the calendar, but it sure seems like it’s arrived based on the weather. The sunshine and balmy breezes may...

  • How To Opt Out of PayPal and eBay's New TOS That Could Spam You

      

    On the eve of their planned split, ebay and PayPal have announced new terms of service for both sites that have raised concerns about the possibility of unlimited spam texts and robocalls...

  • 9 Worst Restaurant Meals in America

      

    By Robert Firpo-Cappiello of BudgetTravel.com You will not believe the unhealthy dishes that "won" this year's Xtreme Eating awards. Add these to your list of "avoid" or...

  • Top items to buy second hand

      

    Cars aren't the only thing you should consider buying used. Here are Clark’s top items to buy second hand.

  • How To Hack Your Keurig 2.0

      

    UPDATE: Rogers Family Company will send you a Freedom Clip for $1.99 to help you get around the lock-out technology described below. One per household, please. This offer is from a coffer...

  • Google Entering E-Commerce in a Big Way

      

    Google is huge, but the company is having a mid-life crisis. Their revenue is under direct assault. They make most of their money from ads on websites. But now that people are migrating so heavily...

  • Custom furniture is getting cheaper and easier to buy

      

    Want a unique look for your home but don’t want to pay a fortune? Designing your own sofa or table can be as easy as going online.

  • Whole Foods Goes 'on Attack,' Names Lower-Priced Chain '365'

      

    By Cox Media Group National Content Desk AUSTIN, Texas — Whole Foods said the first of their new “bargain” chain of stores will open next year, and the chain will be called...

  • 8 Ways To Save While Dining Out

      

    Eating out can become a very costly expense and a big budget buster. However, we all like to live a little and eat a little with good company. It's a fact of life. I'm sure Suze Orman...

  • Who's the New Champ in Store Brands vs. Name Brands?

      

    Boy, do I have some generic egg on my face! A recent issue of Consumer Reports found that in a lot of product categories, the dominant brand name tested better than the store brands at Costco,...

  • 6 Items To Eliminate From Your Spending This Week

      

    Being the frugal zealot that I am means that I am constantly looking for ways to save money. That being said, I’m also health-conscious. The great thing about living a simpler lifestyle is...

  • Egg Shortage Impacts Grocery, Restaurant Chains

      

    By Cox Media Group National Content Desk Egg lovers, beware. It may be more difficult and more expensive to enjoy your favorite breakfast staple. That’s because an egg shortage...

  • How To Know If You're Eating Pink Slime

      

    Remember the news reports about “pink slime” a few years ago? If you eat meat, listen up so you’ll know how to answer when you’re asked, “Where’s the...

  • 2 Ways To Get Prices So Cheap You'll Think They're Misprints!

      

    If you like cheap, you're going to love these apps I've been testing. Buying ultra-cheap from Chinese manufacturers Wish and Geek are two apps that offer opportunities for you to buy...