How Will COVID Affect Black Friday Sales? Stores 'Significantly Scaling Back,' Says ExpertBlack Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, will look a little different in 2020, as COVID cases spike across the country.
Nearly 25% Of Americans Have Already Finished Holiday Shopping, Survey FindsNearly 25% of Americans have already finished their holiday shopping.
Stores Launch Black Friday Sales Earlier Over Changes In Shopping HabitsConsumer Reports predicts that online sales will grow by 25% to 35% between November and January.
Target’s ‘Deal Days’ To Take On Amazon’s Prime Day, Kicking Off The Holiday Season Target is bringing back its “Deal Days” next month, going head-to-head with Amazon’s “Prime Day."
How Much Longer You Can Shop Today In The Twin CitiesThe Galleria in Edina is open until 4 p.m. Rosedale and Ridgedale Centers are open until 5 p.m. The Mall of America, Maplewood Mall and Southdale Center are open until 6 p.m.
Large Crowds Battle Last Minute Holiday Shopping At Mall Of AmericaThe Mall of America was packed for “Super Saturday” -- the weekend before Christmas.
Safest Ways To Pay For Holiday Gifts, In Stores And OnlineWhen it comes to saving money this holiday season, the payment method matters as much as good deals.
The 'Do's & Don'ts' Of Online Shopping To Avoid Being HackedExperts recommend using a credit card. If any unknown charges show up later, they can be contested, whereas debit cards don't have the same protection.
Holiday Shopping Begins: Thousands Crowd MOA For Black FridayFirst comes Thanksgiving, then it's Black Friday. Today is the official start of the holiday shopping season.
Shoppers, Stores Gear Up For One Of Year's Busiest Shopping WeeksResearchers at Deloitte expect Twin Cities shoppers will spend $1,382 over the holidays, about $150 more than 2018.
Twin Cities Shoppers Expected To Spend Almost $1,400 On Average This Holiday SeasonThat's still less than the national average of $1,500, but it shows Twin Cities shoppers are still willing to spend despite a gloomy economic forecast.
More Than Half Of Holiday Shoppers Plan To Buy Something For Themselves, TooAdditionally, the survey found 38% of shoppers will purchase their gifts from Amazon, compared to 36% who will buy from Walmart.
Steady Stream Of Gift Returns Follows Busy Holiday Shopping Season There was a mad dash to get last-minute shopping done. Now there's a steady stroll to return what's not wanted.
Deadlines Pass For Holiday Delivery, But There Are ExceptionsUPS and FedEx have a Friday deadline for holiday delivery. Additionally, packages sent by Priority Mail Express need to be in the mail by Saturday.
More Companies Offering Gift Card Bonuses During The HolidaysA growing number of companies are offering gift card bonus perks over the holidays, according to Twin Cities Frugal Mom blogger Lisa Baker.