Black Friday in Decline

Black Friday in Decline

Black Friday, America’s ode to consumer culture, appears to be losing a degree of its excitement lately. According to stories in Huffington Post and Fox news (among many others), a major reason for the decline is the official starting date sliding backwards and splitting the frenzy between days. Many retail outlets and shopping malls are […]

Black Friday Deals Deceptive

Black Friday Deals Deceptive

Black Friday sends swarms of people flocking to retailers, even camping out for days in some cases, to snag the year’s supply of doorbuster deals, but CNN reports that the perception of getting a bargain is deceptive. NerdWallet analyst Matthew Ong reveals that retailers are repeating last year’s deals on the same models, which in […]

Black Friday Jewelry Sales Dazzle

Black Friday Jewelry Sales Dazzle

As the nation begins to rev up for two of the biggest shopping days of the year, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, retailers are offering deals and discounts to entice shoppers to leave their hard-earned dollars in their cash registers. Couple that with the fact that the holiday season is a favorite time for couples […]