Holiday

February 17, 2014

How Well Do You Know Your Presidents?

It’s Presidents Day and while many of us will be taking the opportunity to enjoy 30% off bath towels and other linens, it’s important that we […]
February 14, 2014

Valentine's Day 2014: By the Numbers

Love might not cost you a penny, but Americans shell out billions of dollars each year on Valentine’s Day, according to the US Census Bureau. Take […]
February 12, 2014

What to Buy in February

As you consider what to buy in February, remember that winter is halfway over and retailers want to get rid of seasonal merchandise. Also, stores usually […]
February 10, 2014

The Breakup: 1 in 5 Workers Plan to Leave Job in 2104

Are you headed for a breakup this Valentine’s Day?  With the New Year just underway, many U.S. workers are already resolving to find a new employer. […]
February 6, 2014

13.1 Million Americans Hit By Identity Theft in 2013

Identity theft is on the rise again, according to Javelin Strategy and Research. The firm, which does an annual survey of identity theft victims, estimates that […]
February 5, 2014

Safer to Swipe? Debit vs. Credit Cards

Not all plastic is the same when it comes to safeguarding consumers. Both debit and credit cards offer solid protection to account holders. But credit cards […]
January 31, 2014

Super Bowl XLVIII: By the Numbers

If the Super Bowl had a motto, it might be “go big or go home.” Everything related to the game is over-the-top, glamorous and . . […]
January 29, 2014

Beware of $9.84 Charges on your Credit/Debit Card

Be on the lookout for a recent $9.84 charge on your debit or credit card. It might be part of a massive, worldwide scam. Thieves are […]
January 28, 2014

Data Breaches Not Changing Consumers' Habits

American shoppers say they are very concerned about the safety of their personal information following a massive security breach at Target, but many aren’t taking steps […]