• The most absurd Black Friday fails throughout the years

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, and all kinds of crazy things happen when shopping malls are open for nearly 24 hours.
    Retail employees see it all: the good , the bad , and the downright strange. To spare you from going out into the madness yourself, INSIDER turned to Reddit to find the biggest Black Friday fails throughout the years - and they didn't disappoint.
    From the store that lost power to the couple who loves towels, keep reading for 11 of the most absurd Black Friday stories of all time. The store that advertised a huge sale on a product that was low in...
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  • 10 important causes and the best charity to donate to for each

    10 important causes and the best charity to donate to for each

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    It's the beginning of the holiday season, and shopping events such as Black Friday , Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday encourage consumers to empty their wallets in the name of a deep discount. But what you may not realize is that there is another day you are persuaded to spend, but this time it's for a good cause.
    Founded in 2012 by the team at the Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact , GivingTuesday falls on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and is billed as " a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration." People all across the country donate...
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  • People reveal the best things they've seen happen on Black Friday

    People reveal the best things they've seen happen on Black Friday

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, but for retail employees, it's the most stressful day of the year. Over the years, retail staffers have seen some scary stuff out there.
    However, not every story is tragic or cringe-worthy.
    INSIDER combed through two threads on Reddit to find Black Friday stories with surprisingly happy endings. From customers who bring hungry employees food to shoppers helping each other, here are nine of the best things that have ever happened on Black Friday. A customer brought sandwiches to employees who had to work through lunch.
    A customer was...
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  • These 10 stores have the best Black Friday 2018 deals, says data

    These 10 stores have the best Black Friday 2018 deals, says data

    26 days ago - By Fast Company

    Let's get ready to rumble!
    Black Friday's demise may be imminent , but until it heads to that great discount store in the sky, there are still lots of deals to be had. If you want to burn off some stuffing-laden calories from your Thanksgiving feast-or if you just want to get out of the family homestead and head to a real brick-and-mortar store-it's worth keeping in mind that not all Black Friday deals are created equal.
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  • Going Black Friday shopping? Just say no to those store credit card offers

    26 days ago - By Washington Post

    Don't get tempted to sign up for another credit card on Black Friday.
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  • Ready, set, shop: More than a third of Americans to buy on Black Friday: poll

    26 days ago - By Reuters

    About 38 percent of American consumers plan to shop on Black Friday this year, and six in 10 of those shoppers anticipate making at least half of their holiday purchases on that day, a Reuters/Ipsos poll showed on Thursday.
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