It's a tale as old as online shopping: no matter how much merch you have in your cart, when it comes time to check out, even a small shipping charge can be a dealbreaker. It might seem crazy to give up on a $30 order just because you don't feel like paying $9.99 to get it delivered to your house, but these days, free shipping feels like it should be a given.
For most of my life, I would rather have gouged my eyes out than read an article about money, savings and debt. Now, I'm writing one.
Experian's annual State of Credit Report for 2016 says the average American credit score has improved four points since 2015, clocking in at a "fair" 673.
Here are all the Macy's, Kmart and Sears Locations Slated to Close in 2017. Is Your Store on the List?
2016 was a rough year for retail. 154 Walmart stores closed, trendy '00s brands like Aeropostale went up in flames, and even the athletic outfitting giant Sports Authority took a final, shaky breath before shutting down for good. If you thought it was going to get better in 2017, you're in for a rough ride.
The month of December started off a little rough for me. After the condo I was supposed to move into got sold unexpectedly, I found myself a car-less 29-year-old woman with a month of temporary homelessness in between the end of one lease and the beginning of another. The only solution that made sense financially was for me to couch surf until I could move into my new place.
It seems like the snow brings out the romantic everyone, because it's officially engagement season. So many of my friends got engaged over these past two holiday weekends, and I just love looking at the giddy pictures they're posting on Facebook, because I know just how they feel. After nine years together, my husband and I tied the knot in October!
We've written about the benefits of Bank of America's credit cards in the past, but if you really want to maximize your relationship with Bank of America, see if you qualify for Preferred Rewards. The coveted rewards program can earn you up to 2.62% cash back, and even give the opportunity to pay less on your taxes.
After 15 years of diligently tracking and posting the best deals on the internet, the retail experts here at Brad's Deals noticed a pattern. Every year, on the first post-holiday workday, prices on everything from fitness items to jewelry plummet, and online sales skyrocket. We're calling it the Holiday Hangover sale, and this year, it's happening on Tuesday, January 3.