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ConsumerWatch: Simple Steps To Protecting Yourself From Cyber Monday Scammers

Buyers beware, Cyber Monday is the biggest online shopping day of the year; and with so much money changing hands on one day, it’s Christmas-come-early for online scammers.

12/02/2013

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Guide To Savings: Black Friday Apps

Forget spending your Thanksgiving searching through the newspaper for the best bargains and deals. Download one of these free apps and use your smartphone to guide you to all the savings.

11/01/2013

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Consumer Review: 5 Hottest Items Of 2013

What sold big over 2013 and is sure to sell big in the last month of the year? If you are looking for a great gift, or just a fun item for yourself, here are some great choices.

11/01/2013

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Tech Report: Shopping Safely Online During Holiday Season

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid has some advice for consumers shopping online this holiday season.

11/27/2012

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Calif. Officials Remind ‘Cyber Monday’ Shoppers To Pay State Taxes

The California State Board of Equalization issued a reminder Monday that people who buy products from websites both within and outside the state must pay sales taxes, even if they are not charged at the time of sale.

11/26/2012

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Federal Officials Target Websites Selling Counterfeit Goods

In an undercover operation, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations, along with law enforcement agencies from across the globe seized 132 domain names on Monday.

11/26/2012

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Cyber Monday Sales Top Off Bay Area Holiday Shopping Weekend

For Bay Area shoppers, Black Friday is a distant memory. Small Business Saturday is long gone. Now, it’s Cyber Monday’s turn.

11/25/2012

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The Five Best Sites To Shop On Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is oftentimes a more popular shopping event than Black Friday. The convenience of shopping at home without the hassles of the lines and throngs of people can be a huge draw. However, it’s important to know which sites are the best for deals, quality and ease in online shopping.

11/13/2012

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Bay Area Expert Expects Big Numbers For Cyber Monday

This follows the big numbers that were seen in stores on Black Friday, up 7 percent from last year.

11/27/2011

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Tech Report: Black Friday Is The New Cyber Monday

With all the online shopping and electronics purchases, Black Friday is looking more like Cyber Monday.

11/25/2011

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