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You can now choose from over 100 easy weeknight meals at Target

Don’t know what’s for dinner? Target does. The superstore was already on your list of post-work errands, but now they’re making sure you can cross off that extra stop at the grocery store. The company just launched over 100 Archer Farms items for easy weeknight meals. That means...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 1:44pm

What stores are open on Labor Day?

Some holidays are known for their sales. Labor Day is definitely one of them. But you also know that plenty of stores close to recognize holidays, especially those that fall on long weekends. So how do know which are which? Who has sales and who’s shutting their doors? Don’t worry, we...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 1:39pm

Is IKEA open on Labor Day?

Not everyone was raised on Swedish meatballs like I was. That means when you ask, is IKEA open on Labor Day, you’re probably not thinking about meatballs like I am, but rather wondering about the sales going on over the long weekend. I can only hope that your long weekend plans potentially...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 1:24pm

Is Costco open on Labor Day?

Whether you’re stocking up on your weekly groceries or party supplies, Costco is a shopper’s wonderland. We’ve talked a lot about all the food deals going on this summer, from Starbucks Happy Hour half-off drinks to $1 for a dozen donuts to celebrate the Krispy Kreme 81st...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 12:37pm

Is Walmart open on Labor Day?

Think of Labor Day as the high school graduation of the summer. One amazing thing might be over, but you’ve got another one coming up down the road. And, unlike college graduation, you’ll only wait a year for next summer to come around. Just like graduation, the wrap up to the warmer...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:46am

10 holiday gifts we can’t wait to give and receive this year

Like it or not, the 2018 holidays are right around the corner — as of today, in fact, Christmas is 127 days away. If you’ve vowed to get ahead of the game this year, you’re in luck: We’re here to share some of the holiday gifts we’re looking forward to giving (and...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:04am

The pink tax: What is it, and what products are affected?

Last week, Burger King announced that it would sell Chick Fries (or, the brand's Chicken Fries in a pink box) for the same price as its Chicken Fries. Chick Fries usually cost twice as much, the brand said, but they equalize the prices for one day only. It was a viral marketing stunt to call...

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 3:58pm

Dear Shopaholics: Black Friday in July is still happening

Amazon Prime Day was July 16 through July 17 (Target also had their massive sale) — but Black Friday in July is still going on, and you can get deals at your favorite stores this weekend while it still lasts. It's the pre-Turkey Day event that spans a few weeks in the summertime (...

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:24pm

It's too late for Nordstrom Sale Early Access this year, but here's how to get it for 2019

Call it Black Friday in July, or summertime Christmas, whatever you call it, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is a big deal — and it’s here. But you might notice something when you log on to check out the deals: some covetable styles and colors are already sold out. What’s the deal...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 2:39pm

Missed Prime Day? You can make money for shopping on Amazon

So you missed Amazon Prime Day — we’re sorry to say. But we have great news: you can actually make money on Amazon. That’s right, you can get paid to do what you do best (or try not to do because it can lead to impulse buys like these fan phone accessories to cure your sweaty...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:07pm

IKEA alternatives with affordable furniture for small spaces

Furnishing a small apartment is a double challenge: First, finding stuff that'll fit; second, finding pieces that are affordable but don't look like they're fated to end up in a dorm dumpster. For decades, the default solution was IKEA. And although the Swedish superchain remains...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 11:42am

Here are the Whole Foods deals for Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day isn’t just for great deals on electronics and apparel. Prime members can take advantage of Whole Foods discounts during of Amazon Prime Day  Since Amazon bought Whole Foods Markt for $13.7 billion, the company has been rolling out special benefits for Prime members...

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 5:21pm

Don't spend all your money on Amazon, Target is having its own massive sale

Everyone’s buzzing about Amazon Prime Day and the deals Prime members will score on everything from electronics to those organic snacks you love at Whole Foods, but this year Target’s looking to compete with the online retailer. Not content to rollover and let you spend all your money...

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 3:53pm

Everything you need to know about Open Newbury Street 2018

Newbury Street’s exciting shops and businesses are open every day of the week, but the city is closing the area off to cars for three days this summer to enhance visitors' experiences. Here's what to expect for Open Newbury Street 2018. What’s happening this year for Open...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 3:35pm

What stores are open July 4th?

You know how long your to-do list is on any given work week, and you can’t forget all those errands that need running in the lead up to any holiday. Now combine them together and you have next week leading up a July 4th that falls on a Wednesday. We know how hard you work daily, so we rounded...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 12:11pm

Is Costco open on Memorial day? What about Walmart?

You go big for the three-day weekend that ushers in the warmer weather and celebrates the soldiers that served the United States. You’re the resident grill master or the hostess with the mostest. That first barbecue of the summer is yours, all yours, and you hold it every year —...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:42am

It just got way easier to impulse buy everything on Instagram

See, want, have — that's the dream for retailers, and we've been falling into the One-Click hole of Amazon for years. Now, that feature has come to tons of your favorite brands, not to mention restaurants and salons, thanks to Instagram. Instagram has added so-called Action Buttons...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 4:34pm

Don't know what to get your crazy friend who has everything? Try a framed Kanye West tweet

Did you love the past week of crazy Kanye West tweets, but thought it would've been better if it were on your wall? Or: Would you print out more of Kanye's tweets if only you didn't have to deal with the hassle of framing? Well, it is your lucky, crazy day. A small shop within the...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 5:12pm

Shopping at Target? You don't even need to get out of your car

Target (aka "TarJay") announced on Tuesday they are expanding their Target Drive Up service launched in the Minneapolis-area last fall to 270 stores throughout the South and Southeast. Our Drive Up service is the fastest way to get your Target Run done—and it's now available...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 12:48pm

All-Pink Starbursts are back. Here's where to find them

"You’re a pink Starburst. Don’t let anyone treat you like a yellow Starburst." All-Pink Starbursts are back. If you recall, they hit stores around the same time last year and caused quite the frenzy among candy lovers nationwide. The bags are inspired by everyone’s love...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:34pm