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Here you will find our blog posts containing shopping tips.

Note: If you are shopping for Black Friday deals be sure to read our Black Friday Tips article.

  • How to Spot Fake Product Reviews
    Here are some great tips and resources for how to spot fake reviews at online shopping sites and business review sites. (2011-11-04)

  • Dealnews Dispels Black Friday Myths
    Dealnews has posted a good collection of Black Friday myths and the facts behind them. (2011-10-28)

  • Farnoosh Torabi Talks Pros and Cons of Groupon, LivingSocial Deals
    Farnoosh Torabi, author of Psych Yourself Rich, talked to Chris Wragge on the CBS Early Show about the deals available at sites like Groupon and LivingSocial. (2011-05-16)

  • Rebecca Jarvis Shares Holiday Shopping Tips on CBS Early Show
    CBS economics correspondent Rebecca Jarvis shared some holiday shopping tips with Harry Smith on the Early Show today. (2010-11-17)

  • Where to Find Free Stuff on Your Birthday
    Harry Smith and Rebecca Jarvis talk about how and where to get free stuff on your Birthday. (2010-09-28)

  • Tips For Shopping the Black Friday Deals
    Matt Lauer talks to Tightwad Tod from Consumer Reports about how to get the most out of all the Black Friday deals that are being offered. (2009-11-24)

  • Meat Shopping Safety Tips
    Urvashi Rangan from Consumer Reports has some great advice you can use when you are shopping for meat. (2009-05-15)

  • Real Simple's Sarah Humpreys Shares Retailer Secrets
    Retailers are using every trick in the book during the recession to try and lure shoppers. (2009-03-07)

  • Kim Komando Shares Her Online Shopping Tips
    Tech Goddess Kim Komando shares her insider secrets for safe and sucessful online shopping. (2005-11-22)