Tag Archives: Holiday

Shutdown, Obamacare driving holiday shopping online?

Good for online businesses? (Credit: WorldSiteGuides/YouTube Screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET) Politics has become tiresome. Alright, it was always tiresome, but when 24-hour cable news came along, we got to hear of every little detail and reached for extra doses of our calming medicine. It seems, though, that one of the consequences of constant political upheaval has been to drive more ...

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How to Save on Holiday Airfares

Filed under: Personal Finance, Travel, Savings Experiment, How to Save Money, Airfare David Zalubowski/AP By Cameron Huddleston If you plan on flying anywhere over Thanksgiving or Christmas, now might be the best time to buy your tickets. By booking a flight in September, rather than waiting until closer to the holidays, you could potentially save hundreds of dollars, says CheapAir.com ...

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Best Buy’s Latest Holiday Ad: Gutsy, but So Naive

Filed under: Shopping, Consumer Electronics, Shopping Trends, Stores, Spending Alamy Best Buy (BBY) is getting unduly cocky in its latest holiday ad. Comic actor Will Arnett reads a revised version of “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas,” featuring a father who knocks off his holiday shopping list with a single trip to the consumer electronics superstore. Arnett goes on to call ...

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‘Tis the Season to Book Holiday Travel — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Travel, Savings Experiment View Poll View Poll Related Savings Experiments Holiday Airline Tickets — Savings Experiment Traveling during the holidays can come at a premium, but using these tips can ensure that you’ll get the lowest prices for flights during Christmas and New Year’s. First, try booking your flight before Dec. 18. This is generally when you can ...

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