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10 Luxurious Picks From 6pm's Coach Sale

When you hear Coach, what comes to mind? A 90s TV show featuring Craig T. Nelson, or the luxury brand that makes leather goods that you wish you had more of? If it's the latter, rejoice — 6pm is taking up to 75% off a selection of Coach shoes, bags, apparel, and accessories, with prices starting at $17.99. We've selected 10 pieces to help you pad out your Coach collection.

Shoe Deals For Work And Play: Score Converse High-Tops at a Low Price

Find shoes for both work and play (or even relaxing on the beach!), in this week's roundup of the best shoe deals. Score comfortable flip flops, leather slip-ons, and more.

10 Top Picks From the Barneys Warehouse End of Season Sale

There's no shame in buying clothes you like even if you don't technically need them. Especially today, as Barneys Warehouse takes up to an extra 70% off sitewide during its End of Season Sale. We've picked 10 pieces that may give you a little extra surge of happiness.

10 Timeless Picks From the Editors' Choice Madewell Sale

You can't always tell much by a store's name. But Madewell is pretty straightforward — it sells timeless pieces intended to last for years. As if that wasn't reason enough to get your shop on, it's cutting an extra 40% off sale items via coupon code "EXTRA40", and all orders bag free shipping until July 25. That's the best offer we've seen from Madewell, so we've picked 10 items that will last you several seasons.

10 Picks With Personality From J.Crew's Final Sale

If you're the type that enjoys livening up a day at the office with your attire, then you should know that J.Crew is cutting an extra 60% off select styles right now. Here, we've rounded up 10 items from the sale that range from the understated to the impossible to ignore.

6 Hidden Costs of Being in a Wedding Party

Being a bridesmaid or groomsman is fun, but it sure can be expensive. So what exactly are you paying for? We outline the six biggest costs of being in a wedding and offer tips on how you can save on each.

10 Fab Finds From Nasty Gal's Best Sale of the Year

In the 90s, before online shopping was a thing, keeping up with trends was hard work. You could know you wanted neon yellow nail polish, but if your local Claire's didn't carry it, you were out of luck. Now, we're spoiled for choice — and Nasty Gal leads the charge. Here are 10 awesome pieces to pick up during the store's best sale of the year.

10 Top Picks From Reebok's Friends & Family Sale

That athleisure look — it's so hot right now! Capture it during Reebok's Friends & Family Sale, which takes 40% off sitewide. We've rounded up 10 picks from the sale section to help you get the most bang for your buck. So get shopping before the deal ends!

How to Get Comfortable, Affordable Women's Shoes That Last for Years

The priciest shoes aren't always the best for your feet. From heels to boots, we show you how to find great footwear at every price point.

3 Ways to Make Your Time at the Airport Less Terrible

Passengers thinking about the 4th of July holiday weekend still have time to upgrade their airport and flying experience — and avoid those long security lines. Here are three ways to make your next air travel experience more comfortable.

10 Sporty (and Fashionable!) Picks From the adidas Friends & Family Sale

When you see a picture of the Spice Girls, is Sporty the one you most relate to? If so, then this is relevant to your interests: adidas is having its best sale of the year! To help you maximize your savings, we've selected 10 items from the sale section that provide the best bang for your buck.

48 Major Retailers That Offer Free Shipping, and How to Get It

A lot of online stores will ship your orders for free, but those bargains often come with limitations. To help you navigate, we've put together a list of 48 retailers that offer free shipping, and some tips on how these deals work.

Do You Have the Right Gear for Summer Cycling?

Peak cycling season could have you dripping sweat, getting sunburned, and developing sores if you're not careful. The proper gear for summer cycling will help keep you comfortable and safe.

Staples Rewards Members Just Lost a Major Perk

Most retailers require a minimum purchase before an order can bag free shipping. Staples was one of the holdouts, offering members of its rewards program unlimited free shipping on every order. Now, the policy has changed, and members are required to spend at least $14.99 before they qualify.

Hiking Gear on a Budget: 11 Trail Necessities

Whether a 1-mile ramble or a 10-mile trek, day hiking is even more pleasurable (or less likely to become unpleasurable) with a little preparation. These essentials will ensure that your load is light and your wallet isn't.

Post Presidents' Day Sales: Savings Abound!

Happy post Presidents' Day, deal-seekers! If you managed to miss the sales over the long weekend, no worries! We've got you covered with some excellent post Presidents' Day sales you can take advantage of now. Discounts on apparel, tech, and more found here!

How to Find Men's Dress Shoes That Will Last for Decades

Men's dress shoes can be amazingly expensive — but spending on quality can actually save money in the long run. We took a look to see how men can get the most quality for their dollar at any price point.

Heading Out on a Winter Hike? Here's How to Dress for the Elements

Staying warm indoors while quaffing brews and watching sports on TV might seem appealing now that winter is here, but that doesn't mean you should go into complete hibernation. You can embrace the season on a winter hike, and all you need are the right clothes ... and maybe some snow.

15 Stores That Will Upgrade Your Shipping for Free for the Holidays

Christmas is just around the corner, and as we approach Santa's big debut, retailers are spreading a little holiday cheer of their own by discounting speedier shipping options to ensure delivery by Christmas Eve.

The Top 10 Stores for Cyber Monday Deals in 2015

Move over Black Friday, it's time to start shopping for Cyber Monday! From Crocs to Dell Home, here's the top 10 stores to shop at during the Cyber Monday shopping weekend.

The Law of Diminishing Returns: 10 Items That Lose Value the More You Spend

Paying more doesn't always mean you get more. In many product categories, you're actually better off buying the cheaper version of an item. If you want to avoid diminishing returns on your next big purchase, we've rounded up 10 items that rarely provide a lot of added value over a certain price point.

Columbus Day Sales Have Started! Here's Where You Should Shop in 2015

For most stores, Columbus Day is October's main holiday. But with Black Friday just a few weeks away, it's easy to overspend on items that will be significantly cheaper next month. So we've created a list of Columbus Day sales that won't come with a serious case of buyer's remorse.

How to Pick the Right Running Shoes

Expensive features and marketing jargon can confuse even experienced runners when buying a pair of running shoes. Stride type and comfort matter most for beginners.

8 Surprising 'Limited Editions' That Now Cost a Ton on eBay

Brands like Victoria's Secret, TOMS, and Vans don't produce luxury goods — but due to scarcity and exclusivity, their limited editions can resell for massive markups.

Buy, Sell, Score: 8 Examples of Classic Consumer Flips

Flipping isn't just for homes any more. From Pez to iPhones, these items resold for a big profit.

Cold Comfort: 10 Clothing Items That Are Worth the Splurge

Complaining won't make the cold weather go away, though the right garments can certainly keep it at bay. Here we survey 10 clothing choices that will turn cold and frosty into warm and toasty. Hot cocoa is optional; just don't spill it on these fine specimens of anti-winter wizardry.

What to Expect from Super Saturday Sales for 2014

The last weekend before Christmas is a heady, anxious time for shoppers. The so-called "Super Saturday" sales that occur during this time offer one last chance to score a deal on that perfect present. Super Saturday falls on December 20 this year, and we've searched our archives to give you all the data you need to prepare.

Kmart Black Friday Ad Analysis: Tablet Deals Worth Waking Up For

Kmart isn't playing around with Black Friday this year. Boasting the earliest Thanksgiving opening time at 6 am, Sears' sister store is intent on holding a 42-hour Black Friday shopathon. But will the deals be worth ditching your turkey dinner to stand in line? We examined the leaked Kmart Black Friday ad to find out.

Replace Your Summer Shoes: 10 Awesome UGG Deals From 6pm's Sale

As cooler temperatures approach, it's time to pack up your flip flops and opt for more practical footwear. 6pm is currently taking up to 65% off a selection of UGG shoes, all with free shipping. Here are some of our favorites, ranging from outdoorsy boots to party pumps.

How to Make Sure Your Sandals Are Built to Coddle (And Not Hobble) Your Feet

To get a handle on the question of sandals, we turned to a foot and ankle surgeon for helpful tips about your sandals. To find out how you can make sure that they're built to coddle and not hobble your feet, read on.

Despite Lawsuit, 70% of Vibram Owners Will Continue to Wear FiveFingers

Vibram has settled a lawsuit that accused the company of offering misleading claims about the health benefits of its shoes. In light of the dilemma, we asked our readers — who have been very interested in FiveFingers shoes over the years — what they thought. And apparently, Vibram love cannot be stopped by million-dollar lawsuits.

Do You Own Vibram FiveFinger Shoes? You May Be Entitled to a Refund

Skeptical about the benefits of barefoot running? You're not alone. Vibram USA, the company behind the FiveFingers running shoe, just settled a multi-million dollar class-action lawsuit over false advertising. If you own a pair, you may be entitled to some cash.