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With Christmas just days away, we're looking out for those still doing last-minute shopping with gift ideas for dad all the way to the dog.

Women who have been shopping at Forever 21 online received some “bonus items” in their packages if they ordered size XL and up. They’ve reportedly opened their boxed and found Atkins diet bars inside. As can be expected, customers are not happy. Chris Paul says there is “no wrath like a big women scorned.” HEAD BACK […]

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FedEx plans to deliver packages seven days a week starting next January as it tries to keep up with the continuing boom in online shopping. The company is also taking back nearly 2 million daily deliveries to homes that are currently handled by the post office in a move it says will increase the efficiency […]

TODAY IS THE BIGGEST ONLINE SHOPPING DAY ALL YEAR, AND YOU HAVE SOME ADVICE FOR US. Today is Cyber Monday. Americans are expected to spend $7.8 billion online, according to projections from Adobe Analytics, meaning it will be the single largest online shopping day in U.S history, eclipsing Black Friday ($5.9 billion) and Thanksgiving ($3.3 […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales Tax: $0. Online shoppers have gotten used to seeing that line on checkout screens before they click “purchase.” But a case before the Supreme Court could change that. At issue is a rule stemming from two, decades-old Supreme Court cases: If a business is shipping to a state where it doesn’t […]

So, there’s only a couple more days until Christmas, and you haven’t bought a thing. Not a problem – neither have we! Listen to the…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart, in its latest bid to compete with nemesis Amazon.com, is making changes to its website to personalize the online shopping experience of each customer. Wal-Mart is rolling out a feature that will enable its website to show shoppers more products that they may like, based on their previous purchases. It […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — E-commerce site eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords. The company says there is no evidence of any unauthorized activity and no evidence any financial or credit card information was stolen. EBay says its investigation is active and it can’t comment […]

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Are you a sucker for ordering things online? Join the club. Russ Parr talks about one of his favorite products called the flexible hose. Listen to the hilarious audio to find out all of the amazing benefits!   Keep Up With The Russ Parr Morning Show … LIKE Him On Facebook!

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In today’s “Money Mondays” segment, Mellody Hobson gives you the inside scoop on cyberscammers and how to avoid them. With Black Friday behind us, we’re now in full-swing holiday shopping season. But before you nab those “can’t be beat” deals, consider my advice about protecting yourself online. Today kicks off the online holiday buying frenzy, […]