MACV Helping Veterans With Free Legal ServicesIn its effort to end veteran homelessness, the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) offers legal resources to people who qualify.
Understand How Much You're Spending On Credit During HolidaysConsumers are urged pay attention to what they’re using credit cards for, and being mindful that the rewards can change.
How To Protect Yourself From Cyber Criminals While Shopping OnlineAs consumers continue to spend a record-breaking amount of money online this holiday season, cyber criminals are waiting for retailers and shoppers’ mistakes. Staying vigilant of the details when shopping online often makes a big difference in protecting information.
Is Your Pet's Weight Healthy? There Are Simple Ways To TellA local veterinarian is urging pet owners be mindful this holiday season of how much they feed their cats and dogs. She says there are a few simple tests people can do to gauge whether their pet’s weight is healthy.
Cyber Monday Offers Some Of The Season's Best DealsIt's as easy and convenient as ever to click "buy," and Cyber Monday is what Black Friday and Small Business Saturday have in common.
Annual Walk To End Hunger Raises $300KMany Minnesotans do not have enough to eat. That's why 5,000 participants joined in the Walk to End Hunger at the Mall of America Thanksgiving morning.
2018 Black Friday Trends: More Toys & TechLater Thursday, shoppers will be out hunting for those Black Friday bargains. The National Retail Federation predicts consumers will spend $720 billion this holiday season.
TVs, Toys & Small Appliances: What To Buy On Black FridayTelevisions are one of the most advertised and several retail experts, including RetailMeNot, say consumers can find plenty of Black Friday deals at a great value. Twin Cities shopping expert Lisa Baker found 50 different televisions at a discount between two retailers alone: Twin Cities-based companies Target and Best Buy.
It's Give To The Max Day & Minnesotans' Donations Have Topped $10MThursday is Give to the Max Day, when Minnesotans are encouraged to donate to their favorite nonprofits, schools and causes.
Consumers Expected To Spend About $1,200 This HolidayConsumers are expected to spend twice as much money on family compared to buying things for themselves, and even less on friends.
In 2019, Half Of All Cell Calls Could Be RobocallsPhone companies will screen those calls for you, either warning you of possible spam or letting you learn more about why someone's calling.
What To Know Before Heading To The PollsFirst-time voters can register to vote at their polling place. All that’s needed is a photo ID and proof of address, such as a utility bill or someone who can vouch for you.