Shopping & Retail / Purchasing & Returning

  • It's never too early to start your holiday shopping

      

    Most people have the best of intentions when they begin their holidays shopping.  They figure, they’ll charge the gifts on their credit card with the intention of paying them off within...

  • Ikea offers free repair kit for drawers after two children were killed

      

    Ikea is giving away free repair kits for certain types of dressers and drawers -- after two children were killed in separate incidents involving drawers that fell on top of them. Read more:...

  • Secret pricing hacks at Costco, Sam's Club and BJs

      

    Do you know how to spot the deals at the warehouse clubs? Just like I do, you too can save big bucks by waiting for these secret pricing signals and pouncing when you see them. Secret warehouse...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • The Best Mattress for Your Money

      

    Looking for the best mattress for your money? To cut through the clutter of advertising you'll see out there, Consumer Reports has a look at the best mattresses and mattress...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products

      

    Blue Bell ice cream has recalled all of its products after some samples of ice cream tested positive for listeria. Consumers are being urged to either throw away any Blue Bell ice cream,...

  • Clark Does Not Purchase Extended Warranties!

      

    My wife was doing me a favor the other day and went to a specialty electronics retailer to get some equipment that I use when I do broadcasting for the show from my home. As she's checking...

  • 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....

  • Returning purchases is easier with credit

      

    Clark always warns about getting into credit card debt - but this is one case where he says using credit could be to your benefit.

  • Returning purchases is easier with credit

      

    Clark always warns about getting into credit card debt - but this is one case where he says using credit could be to your benefit.