Holidays

12.16.13 Andrea Woroch

7 Hidden Holiday Costs (Plus, Ways to Save Money)

Consumer expert Andrea Woroch shows us how to avoid throwing away a lot of money on hidden holiday costs like babysitters, holiday cards, shipping, and decorating.

12/16/2013

There are post-holiday shopping deals all over. Retailers are eager to dump their latest products. (TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Subtle Secrets That Stores Use To Keep You Shopping

Music makes magic, according to the Wall Street Journal and stores like The Gap and Macy’s pump holiday playlists that are aimed at their core customers.

12/12/2013

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5 Offbeat Ways To Celebrate The Holidays

New York City offers practically as many ways to celebrate the holiday season as it does bodegas and taxis. Below are our favorite offbeat ways, perfect for after you’ve seen the tree at Rockefeller Center and watched the Rockettes kick.

12/09/2013

Christmas tree shopping in New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Head Out In Search Of The Perfect Christmas Tree

There are less than three weeks until Christmas and many families have started to head out in search of Christmas trees.

12/06/2013

Are the holiday decorations outside of your home sending a welcoming message to burglars? (Credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Tis The Season For Brazen Break-Ins

It is the season for break-ins. Every year, hundreds of thousands of burglaries take place during the months of November and December.

12/05/2013

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Easy Ways to Save On Holiday Travel

From shipping your luggage to taking public transportation to the airport, we’ve assembled a few of our favorite tips for saving money on holiday travel. You don’t have to waste your whole holiday budget on getting home this year!

12/02/2013

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10 Holiday Do’s and Don’ts

Holiday time is upon us yet again, and before the stress weighs you down, it’s a good idea to have a plan in place to help ensure that you’ll make it through the season with a smile.

12/02/2013

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5 Reasons Being Solo During The Holidays Rocks

Alright, Singletons, it’s time to stop moping around feeling sorry for yourself for being single during the holidays. We have five reasons to celebrate your solo status!

12/02/2013

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Credit Card Purchases Could Pay Off This Holiday Season

As the holiday shopping season arrives, paying with plastic could mean reaping big rewards.

11/27/2013

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What To Do At America’s 10 Most Delayed Airports

Delayed at the airport during your travels? Check out this guide on where to eat, drink and shop at America’s 10 most delayed airports.

11/27/2013

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Tips On DIY Holiday Gift Baskets

Buying pre-made holiday gift baskets can be expensive and impersonal. Here are some great gift basket ideas you can make at home!

11/22/2013

The Holiday Shops At Bryant Park  (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

NYC’s 5 Best Holiday Markets

One of the many perks of living in New York include distinctive spots for all your shopping needs. Here are five of the City’s best holiday markets for a little deviation from the typical department store chaos.

CBS New York–11/18/2013

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10 NYC Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner 2013

If you’re not cooking or ordering a to-go Thanksgiving feast, options abound in New York City when it comes to dining out this holiday.

11/18/2013

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6 Delicious Take-Out Thanksgiving Dinners In NYC

Thanksgiving is almost here. If you’re worried about burning the turkey or simply not making the grade when it comes to the holiday feast, fret not.

11/12/2013

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Your Holiday Hints Gifts For Her

If you are looking for some of the best holiday gift ideas to give to the ladies in your life, look no further than YourHolidayHints.com. You’ll find the top holiday gift ideas and plenty of ways to save with digital coupons from top retailers.

11/04/2013

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