Shopping & Retail / Clothing & Fashion

  • 4 Items To Always Buy Used

      

    Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're thrifty. But second hand doesn't have to necessarily mean rummaging...

  • 9 Tricks To Slash Spending on Clothes

      

    If you’re looking for ways to cut back on daily and monthly spending, tracking your budget is crucial. Among your necessary monthly expenses such as mortgage/rent, auto insurance and...

  • 3 Tips to Get the Most Value Out of Gift Cards

      

    Gift cards are really popular this time of year. But when you buy one, I want to make sure you are protected. Is your gift card going to be emptied before you even use it? Gift cards sold...

  • Sell Your Unwanted Gift Cards Online

      

    Did you receive gift cards you don't want this past holiday season? Here are 5 ways you can turn them into cash. Gift cards are extremely popular this time of year to get and give as gifts....

  • The #1 Secret You Don't Know About Outlet Shopping

      

    Do you like outlet shopping? What you think is a deal may be no deal at all because of a secret that the outlets keep closely guarded.   Outlet shopping moves from exurbs to the...

  • Free Apps to Help You Find the Best Price

      

    Next time you're out shopping, you have to take time to make smart decisions when you see those screaming "SALE, SALE, SALE!" signs. Let these free apps help you find the best price...

  • Online retailers cheaper than Amazon right now

      

    Price war! Do I love those two words combined. And we got one going on big time. Amazon has been taking more of a chunk out of target then they've wanted, and target now is striking back with...

  • Best and Worst Retailers of the Year

      

    When you're shopping, the stores that treat you the best are the ones that deserve your money, right? Best and worst in retail and supermarkets The American Customer Satisfaction Index...

  • Clark Smart Gift Returns

      

    Some stores are charging customers fees for returning gifts this holiday season. How to avoid the fees and get the best value on your gift exchange.

  • Get cash for that unwanted gift card

      

    After Christmas you're sitting there with a lot of gift cards. Sometimes they're exactly what you wanted. Other times not so much. So what do you do? Most of the time people leave those...

  • Extended warranties unnecessary on electronics

      

    Extended warranties are all the rage when you purchase electronics and many other popular items. But I am here to reiterate the refrain that they aren't necessary. Consumer Reports says that...

  • Early January marks one of the best times to visit thrift stores

      

    On New Year's Eve, my wife sent me to a local Goodwill to donate a variety of household items and clothes so we could take a deduction on last year's taxes.So there I was, backing up my car up to...

  • Now is the time to use up your gift cards

      

    Got a gift card you don't want? Did you know there's a way to turn it into cash you can use to buy something you really do want?! Why you can't sit on those gift cards Every Christmas, people...

  • 8 Ways To Avoid the Sticker Shock of Shipping This Season

      

    This is a hectic week for holiday shipping, with Dec. 15 kicking off the busiest day for FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service as consumers scramble to ship holiday gifts and cards to loved ones in...

  • Protect against retail data breach this holiday

      

    Despite all the retail computer breaches, a survey shows that isn't going to stop holiday shoppers this year. How to protect your information from getting stolen this holiday season.