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The latest coronavirus variant is upending holiday plans for tens of thousands of travelers — but it didn’t do much damage to holiday shopping.Airlines canceled hundreds more flights Sunday, citing staffing problems tied to COVID-19, as the nation’s travel woes extended beyond Christmas, with no clear indication when normal schedules would resume.Video above: Last-minute Christmas […]

Consumers carry purchases from a Greatest Purchase retailer on Black Friday in San Carlos, California, U.S., on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Photographs Earlier than you seize that nice deal via a retailer’s particular financing supply, ensure you know what you might be signing up for. About half of shops supply […]

Loads of shoppers are anticipated to whip out their wallets for offers this Cyber Monday, getting a leap on their holiday shopping amid supply-chain-induced shortages — although with cyberscammers additionally within the combine, authorities are cautioning consumers to look earlier than they leap. Greater than half of shoppers are anticipated to make on-line ship-to-home vacation […]

Provide chains are clogged. Retailer cabinets are sometimes empty. The put up workplace takes longer to ship the mail. And did I point out inflation? Costs have climbed greater than 6 % up to now 12 months, fueled by shortages of merchandise in addition to individuals to make and promote them.So how will you deal […]

Purchase now, pay later (BNPL) companies are extra well-liked than ever, particularly throughout the vacation season. The applications have basically turn out to be ubiquitous, due largely to corporations like Affirm and Afterpay — which mortgage customers cash to purchase merchandise instantly, after which permit them pay for the gadgets in a predetermined variety of […]

Historically, Black Friday is the only busiest buying day of the 12 months. Whether or not you’re safely buying in particular person or on-line at residence, listed below are reminders to get probably the most bang on your buck over the vacation buying weekend. Friday, Nov. 26th: Black Friday • Know the return coverage and guarantee […]

Shoppers are anticipated to do a lot of their purchasing on-line this yr even because the pandemic recedes, and criminals are anticipated to observe them. So listed below are some suggestions for secure digital purchasing. There has seen a surge in on-line card fraud in recent times, and it accelerated in the course of the […]