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Bloomingdale's Shoppers: Get Your Close-Up With NBC's Stars

Have you ever imagined walking down the red carpet with Christina Applegate, Eddie Cibiran or Kathryn Hahn? You don't have to stop dreaming. A fall marketing campaign by Bloomingdale's and NBC will enable customers to take pictures with digital versions of NBC's stars.

November Sales Put Retailers in a Merry Mood

Major retailers got an early Christmas present this year: Better-than expected November sales. The nation's largest merchants posted 6% sales growth in November compared to 2009, far ahead of the 3% to 4% growth forecast by most analysts. But holiday shoppers are expected to continue their bargain hunting in December.

Macy's Earnings Swing to Profit, Top Analyst Expectations

Department store operator Macy's reported a third-quarter profit, with earnings topping Wall Street expectations due in part to a move toward tailored local offerings and the return of upscale customers to its Bloomingdale's stores. Macy's said it earned $10 million, compared to a loss of $35 million in the same period last year.

Are we headed for our own lost decade?

Will our new-found miserly ways keep economic recovery out of our reach? What does the situation in Japan tell us?

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The mad dash for free makeup

Say the words "FREE MAKEUP" near almost any woman, and she is likely to look like a drug addict looking for a crack pipe. Free? Where? How do I get...