JCPenney made news recently by announcing that it's bringing back sales — as well as the traditional high-low pricing strategy. As a result of this change though, several items now feature a significantly higher list price than they did just a few weeks ago. So where exactly are the deals?
If you can't get paid to shop, getting free stuff is the next best thing. And the Shop Your Way rewards program offers just that! A free service, members earn points on purchases and can put them towards discounts — and freebies — down the line.
By Lindsay Sakraida, dealnews Features Director, with contributions from Louis Ramirez
Online retailers may begin collecting state sales tax this month, which could affect how some consumers shop. But the way we see it, this just means you have to be all the more savvy with your purchases. To help you out, we've mined the dealnews archives of sales, coupons, and daily deals to guide you through the best and worst buys things to buy in May.
Will your Mother's Day gift go down in history as an all-time-great? Probably not. But, check out these historically great Mother's Day gifts — from Greek gods to Elvis — and see what kinds of gifts for mom withstand the test of time.
Canon revolutionized the digital SLR market almost a decade ago with its release of the first DSLR priced under $1,000. Now, with the new EOS Rebel SL1, Canon has introduced the smallest and lightest DSLR on the market — a camera that will not only challenge other entry-level DSLRs, but will compete with some mirrorless models as well. But is it as consumer-friendly as it seems?
Boy meets girl. Boy courts girl. Boy gives girl a diamond ring, and they live happily ever after. Well, not always. Sometimes, the fairytale doesn't end so well, and someone is left with a valuable piece of jewelry filled with painful memories. Enter the diamond ring resale website I Do Now I Don't, which allows sellers to connect directly with buyers on a budget. In theory, all parties involved get a better deal than going the traditional retailer route — but how does it work?
Kmart released a video online to publicize its new free shipping offer, and it's gone viral; 13 million viewers have enjoyed hearing excited customers suggestively shout "ship my pants" a bunch of times. But some people don't find it so amusing. What do you think?
Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane rumors about Apple, Xbox, Facebook, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!
The dealnews Podcast Episode 254 is here! Counting down to our final episode, this third-to-last show features a Facebook Home hands-on plus discussions of Google's Inactive Account Manager, 4K Ultra HD TV prices, Facebook auto-play ads, and more!
Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane rumors about Apple, Xbox, Google, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!
You might have been hearing a lot about the value of Bitcoins recently, and if you're like us, you might be thinking: What the heck is this thing, and why does everyone seem to care so much? As it turns out, it's an alternative currency that you should be hesitant to invest in.
The Internet is obsessed with rumors of Google's new Nexus 7. And while we love the idea of a possible $99 starting price, this could also mean we'll see little-to-no deals on Google's next tablet. Are Android tablets ready to join the digital camera and Blu-ray player in the land of bottomed-out gadgets?
Many Americans dread April 15. Tax Day is no fun ... except for the bounty of Tax Day freebies available! Whether you're seeking some cheap eats or even a massage, this freebies list has the details on where to find great deals at no cost.
Thanks for tuning in to this week's best TV sales. We've found deals on an all-encompassing Samsung 55" 3D TV and a budget alternative from Vizio, which puts WiFi plus Netflix, Vudu, and Pandora at your fingertips. Also onboard is an Editors' Choice 43" Samsung plasma TV and a Samsung 40" LCD HDTV.
Amazon and Google are not the first tech conglomerates to duke it out, but the search engine and eCommerce giant have notably ventured far beyond their original services. From online shopping to hardware and cloud computing, these two powerhouses now compete head-to-head in a variety of markets — often to the consumer's benefit.
If death and taxes represent two of life's certainties, then articles about taxes in the days leading up to April 15 come in a close third. And in this one, we've crunched the tax day numbers with enough exactitude to make your accountant jealous. Better yet, you don't need a sharp pencil or calculator to make sense of the facts and figures — past and present — that surround Uncle Sam's mandate.
Windows 8 isn't doing so hot. The touch-based operating system hasn't been popular with consumers, and as a result, Microsoft is now discounting manufacturer licenses for the OS. So what do you get when you mix these discounts with low adoption rates from the public? Insanely good laptop deals, that's what!
The dealnews Podcast Episode 252 is here! Press play and be swept away by our relaxing consumer news comedy podcast. In this episode, we announce some bad news. Plus: Celebrities who are getting Google Glass, Walmart making customers deliver to other customers, Google's same-day delivery service, Amazon and Apple reselling digital goods, and more!
The smells and sights of spring have arrived, and now's the perfect time to go exploring — but not without the proper gear and provisions. Read our checklist for finding the best hiking equipment for day-long trips, including boots, navigation tools, emergency kits, and more.
There are two types of people, come April 1: Pranksters and Suckers. You want to be a prankster, but what do you do if you don't have the money to pull off an elaborate April Fools' Day prank? Check out our list of cheap pranks that you can pull on your friends with no money down, that's what!