Consumer Spending Up Solid 0.4 Percent In JuneThe gain in spending followed an even better 0.5 percent rise in May, which was revised from a 0.2 percent initial estimate, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday.
Rough Start To Amazon's Prime Day Leaves Many Shoppers UpsetAmazon promises even more discounts this year, ratcheting up the pressure on other stores and chains to also roll out big promotions.
This 'Over-Arching' Shoe Trend May Surprise YouThe over “arching” trend in women’s shoes these days may surprise you. It looks like the ladies are moving away from fashion over comfort.
Seven Automakers Add 4.4M Vehicles To Takata RecallSeven automakers are adding nearly 4.4 million vehicles to the massive Takata air bag inflator recall.
Ikea Recalls Table, Floor Lamps Due To Potential Electric Shock HazardIkea says cables in their GOTHEM floor lamp, GOTHEM 18-inch table lamp and GOTHEM 14-inch table lamp models were damaged while in manufacturing.
What To Buy In JulyWe all love a good deal -- but the key is knowing when to buy certain items -- and it depends on the time of the year.
New Money-Saving App Coaches Users To Negotiate, Lower Monthly BillsThe app, called 'Negotiate It,' provides scripts for users to read as they call up their bank, credit card company, phone service provider or gym. The step by step process guides consumers as they negotiate late fees - or even have them waived.
Experts Warn Of Scams Popping Up In The Wake Of Superstorm SandyNatural disasters always attract people who want to help, but they also attract criminals who seek to profit from people’s pain.
Ask Asa: Child Car SeatChild car seat technology has made major advances in recent years, but a study indicates some car seats need to get back to basics to be effective.
Ask Asa: Cell Phone TheftHow safe is your cell phone? Some surprising figures released by the NYPD indicate 42 percent of recent theft reports involve a missing cell phone.
Ask Asa: Dial Up SavingsYou've heard time is money. Find out just how true that is by taking the time to place some phone calls and make some money.
Ask Asa: Child Identity TheftCBS 2's Asa Aaron takes a look at how kids' identities have become the new target of scam artists.