Tag Archives: Shoppers

Get receipts for contactless payments or risk overpaying, shoppers told

Britons reported overpaying most frequently when tapping their cards, according to survey by service provider Paymentsense. A third of people admitted to sometimes or never check the amount entered before paying on contactless – and often only noticed incorrect payment when later looking at bank accounts. But as people often don’t get receipts from the payments, many could find it ...

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Walmart, Other Retailers Speed Up Deliveries to Shoppers

Filed under: Retail, Holiday Shopping, Internet, Wal-Mart, Transportation & Logistics Ted S. Warren/APA worker places an item in a box for shipment during a media tour of the new Amazon.com fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO BETHELEHEM, Pa. — Christmas won’t come early this year, but the gifts might. Just in time for the winter holiday shopping season, ...

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Black Friday Post-Game: 33 Million Shoppers Was Just the Beginning

Filed under: Retail, Holiday Shopping, Shopping AP/Jeff Chiu By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO Millions of Americans turned out as the holiday buying season started earlier this year on Thanksgiving Day. But there’s still a lot of shopping left. While figures aren’t yet available on how many people shopped on the first two days of the holiday shopping season, crowds came early and ...

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5 Secrets of Frugal Grocery Shoppers

Filed under: Consumer Ally, Shopping, Spending, Food Elaine Thompson/AP By Geoff Williams Several weeks ago, Robin Shwedo, a documentary producer in Tampa Bay, Fla., was at the grocery store deli when she came across some turkey that looked delicious. She was given a sample, and since she was particularly hungry and thought the turkey tasted wonderful, she bought a pound. ...

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