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Retailer receipts go digital

On November 29, 2012

Stores love to ask for your email address so they can send promotions and coupons. I always say no. I don’t want anymore junk email, but I recently re-considered when a retailer told me they’d send the receipt to my email address. I always lose receipts, and this seemed like a way to solve that problem. E-receipts are gaining in…

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Free shipping becoming more common

On October 18, 2011

More and more companies are offering free shipping which will make it easier to shop online this holiday season without searching for the promotional codes to earn the free shipping. Walmart is offering Home Free shipping for apparel and consumable orders of $45 or more. Consumable products include beauty supplies, diapers, formula, clothing, household cleaning products, snacks, personal care, and…

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Best Buy removes restocking fees

On December 20, 2010

The holiday return season will swing into high gear on December 26th. This year, consumers are getting an early Christmas present from Best Buy as they get rid of their restocking fees for almost all purchases. A simple statement on their website explains the big policy change. The change took effect December 18th and eliminates restocking fees for all orders…