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ConsumerWatch: Macy’s Makes Good On Gift Card Glitch

Macy’s is promising to make good on some bad gift cards that may have ended up with some California consumers. The cards were apparently sold through third-party retailers and tampered with before being purchased.

12/13/2012

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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.

12/03/2012

Online Shoppers Search For Cyber Monday Deals (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: For Holiday Online Shopping, Google Or Bing?

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Microsoft has launched a new ad campaign comparing their search engine, Bing to Google warning searchers not to get “Scroogled” by paid ads.

11/28/2012

Cyber Monday

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

Cyber Monday

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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Eye On The Bay: Holidays At Santana Row

Tis’ the Season to hit San Jose’s Santana Row with Liam Mayclem! Join us as we celebrate the holidays and discover which stores have all your gift giving needs plus the best restaurants and hotel all within a stones throw of one another.

11/25/2012

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Tech Report: Best Holiday Gadgets

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at some of the hot items on holiday wishlists this season.

11/23/2012

Christmas Shopping Season Gets Underway On "Black Friday"

Bay Area Shoppers Come Out For Black Friday Bargains

Thousands of shoppers crowded into malls and businesses throughout the Bay Area Friday in search of Black Friday bargains.

11/23/2012

Retail Sales Rise In December, For Sixth Straight Month In A Row

Best Union Square Black Friday Deals

SAN FRANCISCO (SF.Funcheap.com) - In Union Square, take advantage of the high-end version of Black Friday, where over 30 downtown stores provide nibbles and holiday drinks, extend their hours and offer deep discounts on Friday, November […]

11/19/2012

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The 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.

11/13/2012

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