Retailers are less focused on price slashing but going for short-term lures (better-targeted emails) and long-term gains (better customer service).
Businesses that help busy Americans put healthy, home-cooked food on the table are proliferating. Here's the scoop on meal kit delivery services.
It doesn't always pay to go for the lowest possible price. Find out where frugal shoppers make their biggest mistakes. That's not you, is it?
CNBC and personal finance website NerdWallet tracked base prices on 11 consumer electronics products over 12 consecutive weeks.
The eyewear market has exploded with new, lower prices and options -- on vision testing, styles and even ways to try on glasses virtually.
A gift card is like cash -- your bank won't replace what you lose. Save yourself some hassle (and your coffee order!) with some simple gift card security.
Save even more on your next trip to the outlet mall with these shopping tips guaranteed to make the trek worthwhile.
American consumers spent more money at restaurants and bars last month than they did at grocery stores, a report shows, the first time that's ever happened.
Wary of Craigslist buyers and sellers? These websites and apps moderate their groups so you can buy and sell items with less worry.
Some familiar retailers are growing, perhaps with a twist, across the U.S. They include Lululemon (for men), H&M (higher end) and Foot Locker (for women).
One challenge to buying from online retailers is you're unable to test the mattress before buying. So some let you have a long-term trial at home.
As shoppers continue to gravitate to e-commerce, scores of brick-and-mortar outlets will be on the chopping block in coming months.
Websites allow brides to easily sell wedding dresses. How about $495 for a once-worn Vera Wang that cost $6,000? Here's what you need to know.
These days, thrift stores are filled with quality stuff and bargains, all testimony to the overconsumption of the past.
Americans plan to spend a bit more on Valentine's Day this year, according to a new survey. And one gender plans to spend far more than the other.
Things continue to worsen for Best Buy and RadioShack. The business models differ slightly, but their financials are depressingly similar.
Apple Pay, available for just three months, is poised to take over the transaction volume of Google Wallet. Is PayPal next?
Thanks to 3-D scanning, consumers shopping online could more easily buy clothes that fit well and reduce all those returns to retailers.
A third of all purchases over Thanksgiving weekend were attributed to self-gifting, as shoppers took advantage of steep discounts and treated themselves.
Here's how to get ready to shop on Black Friday -- and Gray Thursday, Small Business Saturday, Super Sunday and Cyber Monday. Phew!
Key trends in retail include more tech in stores, more firms integrating physical and online stores and top brands starting online.
Walmart's home page will be customized for your location, weather and search and purchase history. Customization has helped other retailers, such as Amazon.