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A Christmas shopper walks past a store advertising a holiday-related sale at a mall. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stores Nationwide Begin Holiday Season Early Despite Negative Reaction

Why do stores try to rush into the holiday season, and why do we care?

11/01/2013

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People ‘Panic Shopping’ Ahead Of Storm That Could Dump Up To 3 Feet Of Snow

A storm poised to dump up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond beginning Friday could be one for the record books, forecasters warned, as residents scurried to stock up on food and water and road crews readied salt and sand.

02/08/2013

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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

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Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The Holidays

The holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.

11/13/2012

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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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Guide To The Big E

No native New Englander is stranger to the Big E. Come out this year to enjoy the annual event.

09/06/2012

Happy Father's Day

Father’s Day Gift Guide For All Budgets

Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.

06/07/2012

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Top Swimwear Shops In Connecticut

Although New England is famous for its winters, you can take comfort in the fact that you can find your beach bliss at some of the best swimsuit shops in Connecticut.

04/24/2012

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Top Shopping Malls In Connecticut

When tourists imagine shopping in New England, quaint antique stores may come to mind, but if retail therapy is in your radar, you’ll be pleased to discover some of the best shopping malls in the CT area.

04/17/2012

MAC Cosmetics launches Pret a Papier Celebration

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?

04/03/2012

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