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Shoppers tried to beat the storm

Ahead of a storm that turned out to be little more than a major tease got shoppers out early Sunday morning.

Tags: snow , Lowe's

Sunday - 12/26/2010, 03:52pm EST

Mad shopping dash: Stating the obvious -- expect crowds

As you hustle about to get those last-minute deals, let others know where you are finding them. Tweet your find using #WTOPdeals or tell everyone about it on WTOP's Facebook page.

Tags: Christmas , retail , gifts , Andrew Mollenbeck , Colleen Kelleher

Wednesday - 12/22/2010, 07:52am EST

Regifting? 8 tips on what not to do

Follow these etiquette rules and you should be able to avoid embarrassment.

Tags: gifts , regift , Christmas , regifting , retail , Colleen Kelleher

Monday - 12/20/2010, 10:37am EST

How to save money on holiday food budgets

The financial burdens of shopping for the holidays and hosting dinner parties can easily cut into budgets for everyday items, like groceries. But with some simply savvy shopping and planning ahead, it can be easy to make up for a Christmas shortfall.

Tags: groceries , holiday shopping , cooking , Nathan Hager , Paul D. Shinkman

Monday - 12/20/2010, 08:26am EST

Don't fall for these 'deals' when doing last-minute shopping

Many sales -- especially the ones marked "limited time offer" -- are designed to make you feel lucky to have them, whether you're getting a bargain or not.

Tags: bargains , deals , holiday shopping , Wall Street Journal

Sunday - 12/19/2010, 03:46pm EST

What's the worst gift you've ever received?

It's your turn to dish. What's the worst gift you've ever received?

Tags: worst gifts , Christmas , Snuggie , Colleen Kelleher , Chia Pet , Clapper

Thursday - 12/16/2010, 07:24am EST

RATTS crawling around area retailers

RATTS, or Retail Anti-Theft Teams, have recovered thousands of dollars worth of stolen cologne, perfume, clothing, iPhones and much more from organized bands of out-of-state thieves who are targeting area stores on both sides of the Potomac River.

Tags: Retail Anti-Theft Teams , RATT , Fairfax County Police , Lucy Caldwell , Jay Carson , iPhone , gifts , Christmas , Street Vendors

Thursday - 12/16/2010, 01:55am EST

Merry Christmas: Here's a bra

What's the most unusual Christmas gift you've received from a co-worker?

Tags: Christmas , bra , gifts , Colleen Kelleher

Thursday - 12/09/2010, 11:22am EST

Keep an eye out for holiday packages to avoid theft

Typically, there's a jump in packages stolen from doorsteps during the holidays.

Tags: Bud Walker , Fairfax County Police , Christmas , online shopping , Rosemary Frisino Toohey , Gary Emerling

Sunday - 12/05/2010, 10:54pm EST

How much should you spend on gifts?

Lots of folks will be out shopping this weekend. What's your holiday shopping strategy? Do you know ahead of time what you plan to buy? Any tips or good deals you can pass along? What do you plan to spend?

Tags: Christmas , spending , Colleen Kelleher , retail

Friday - 12/03/2010, 11:22am EST
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