Post-Christmas Shopping Frenzy Begins As Stores Offer Big DealsAre you hoping Santa Claus still has a little something in his sack for you? Even jolly old St. Nick is probably scoping out the after-Christmas sales on Wednesday.
Shoppers Hitting Stores On Last Friday Before ChristmasOn this last Friday before Christmas, shoppers are hitting the stores.
Pick-A-Side: Which Holiday Gift Would You Rather Receive?We don't always get what we want for the holidays. But what if we could? Tell us what gift you'd most want to receive.
Looking For The Perfect Holiday Tree? Here Are Some HintsCBS 2's Courtney Gousman talked to some tree experts to get the tips you need to know before making the big decision.
Walter's Perspective: Christmas Shopping Crowds ThanksgivingCBS 2's Walter Jacobson talks turkey about the onslaught of commercialism and its impact on Thanksgiving.
Expert: Stores Will Soon Be Open All Day On ThanksgivingWhile most people will be digesting their turkey dinner next Thursday night, some retail employees will be heading out to work.
Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales RushThe race is on to be first in line for this year's best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you're going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.
Study: Black Friday Not The Best Time To Shop For ToysParents looking for the best deals on toys for their kids’ Christmas gifts can sleep in the day after Thanksgiving, also known as Black Friday.
Survive This Economy: Be A Financial Role Model For Your KidsYour kids are watching -- that's the reminder for parents from a financial expert who said, when it comes to money, and surviving this economy, you’re a role model for your kids, even if you don’t realize it.
Best Lil’ Gift Shops In ChicagoWhat do you get the guy or gal whose birthday you're attending that you barely know? A gift card? Too aunt-y. Socks? What are you, a creep? What you need is a trinket, my dear -- holiday tchotchkes, everyday baubles, and birthday bric-a-brac. The following are some of Chicago’s fine purveyors of them.
Back-To-School Shopping Season Brings Big Deals From RetailersIt's the second biggest shopping season of the year – back-to-school shopping, when American consumers will spend some $30 billion.
Survive This Economy: Shopping For Back-To-School ClothesIt's the start of the back-to-school shopping season, and this year, more and more bargain hunters are heading to resale, consignment, and thrift stores.
Father's Day Gift Guide For All BudgetsFather's Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.
Pick-A-Side: Which Beauty Company Would You Rather Purchase Products From?Whether you're shopping for skin care, hair products or makeup, there are countless brands to choose from. Which beauty brand do you prefer to shop for?
False Frugality: When Buying Stuff On Sale Doesn't Save You MoneySince the start of the recession, many of us have become avid sale shoppers and coupon clippers, but is all this bargain hunting really saving us money? Or is it just giving us a false sense of frugality?