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Bob Niedt is an award-winning journalist who lives in Northern Virginia. Niedt has worked for online and print news organizations as a longtime writer and editor in the Washington, D.C., area as well as New York and Michigan. Niedt's journalism career includes covering breaking and in-depth financial and business news as well as entertainment, media and sports news. Niedt has also been an adjunct professor of print, online and visual journalism at Syracuse University and Ithaca College.
Minimalist grocer Aldi, the German no-frills supermarket chain, builds its reputation one doubting first-time customer at a time.
The limited-assortment retailer, focusing on 90% store-brand products ...
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The discount retailer from Germany rolls out the bargains on groceries and more as it grows its U.S. store footprint.
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'Tis the season for the warehouse club's affordable Kirkland Signature batteries, wines and Belgian chocolates.
Why pay full price for popular gift cards when warehouse clubs and discount websites sell them well below face value.
You can pick up gifts, wrapping paper, holiday decor and other seasonal items on the cheap at dollar stores.
Here's a roundup of doorbusters and deals from Walmart, Costco, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Home Depot, Lowe's and Amazon.
Black Friday has evolved into more than just a single day of big sales. Doorbusters and deals now start rolling out on Thanksgiving (often earlier), stretch through the weekend, and take on new life online ...
Look for bargains on appliances, tools and holiday decor at the home improvement chains during Black Friday sales.
The warehouse club is promising big Black Friday sales on top of its members-only prices.
Costco has been stirring the pot for years with its Kirkland Signature brand. By most accounts, the warehouse club has pulled out all the stops to make sure its private-label goods, from batteries to beer ...
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If you want to save a few bucks preparing for the holidays this year, learn to cut corners at the dollar store. It’s a boots-on-the-ground savings tactic many large families learned out of necessity ...
As you sit there mulling a retirement in the South, approximately 1,000 people are already on their way to Florida today with all their household belongings. Should you join them?
Like many baby boomers ...
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Some of the biggest Black Friday and Thanksgiving savings on Amazon.com are on Amazon products.
Low prices aren't the only thing you'll find at the discount supermarket.
There’s a fresh-to-the-U.S. supermarket chain with a funny name that has some very serious plans for American shoppers. Germany-based Lidl (rhymes with needle) is a deep-discount retailer that started ...
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Bargain hunters are counting down the minutes to the start of the annual mid-summer sale on Amazon.com.