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STOP Consumer Nation

Christmas is my favorite holiday. I’m all for savvy shopping, but our culture has lost the true meaning behind Christmas and lost ALL appreciation for Thanksgiving. 234 more words


Maritime lobster levy delayed until spring

HALIFAX – A promise from the three Maritime provinces to have a levy in place before the end of the year to support a marketing strategy for the region’s embattled, $1-billion lobster industry is facing more delays. 685 more words


NYC Official: You Better Watch Out For Scams While Shopping For The Holidays

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Not everyone is jolly this holiday season, so watch out for the Grinch.

New York City Consumer Affairs Commissioner Julie Menin is warning that shoppers should be on alert for holiday scams, WCBS 880′s Jim Smith reported. 192 more words


PtP: Reframing the Question

Thesis: Improve Drexel Library Search Engine

Question 1: How can I improve Drexel University’s Library Search Engine website through the process of a user experience designer? 183 more words


Connecticut exchange enrolls thousands more people

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s health insurance exchange has already signed up thousands more residents during its second open enrollment period.

Access Health CT says it has enrolled more than 11,600 new people in health care plans as of Thursday. 107 more words