Gift cards are growing in popularity and provide more protections than cash and some are even mobile.
In the Frederick area, stores looking for holiday help also include Macy's, Target, J.C. Penney and Best Buy. Managers say applicants range from teens to retirees.
Christmas is still more than a month away, but that isn't stopping the National Zoo from ramping up its annual holiday celebration.
Lots of times when things get stolen it's a crime of opportunity, and local police say the holiday season presents lots of opportunities for crooks.
This season, giving a gift that makes a difference is easier with the first-ever crowdfunded hospital gift catalogue.
Janet Bodnar, Editor of Kiplinger Personal Finance
Good Housekeeping top toy picks for 2012 include budget-friendly and educational options
There will be more deals for online shoppers this season as retailers realize the technology at buyers' fingertips has changed the game.
As the holiday season approaches, so does the fear of gaining all the weight back that you lost for the summer.
Now is the time of year that shoppers are bombarded by all those ads telling them to buy and spend more.
It is not even up yet, but people are talking about the holiday display outside the courthouse in downtown Leesburg.
Holiday package deliveries are expected to set a new record for the U.S. Postal Service, which will help the ailing agency's bottom line.
'Twas the scandal before Christmas and all through the Internet, not a deal stayed hidden not even ... with a "cease and desist letter."
This is the heaviest season of the year. Halloween through New Year's tends to be the time when many put on a few extra pounds.
Shoppers will be spending more this year on holiday gifts, and will do more of their shopping online than ever before.
Did you get a gift card for the holidays? You should check the fine print or it may quickly lose value.
Whether you're getting together with the family for Christmas, or getting set to celebrate New Year's Eve, fire officials say there are some simple ways to stay safe.
That sweater doesn't fit? Or the toy broke the first time your child turned it on? Now that the presents are open, another annual ritual begins -- returning unwanted, un-needed or defective gifts.
As you celebrate Christmas Sunday, here are some fun facts about the holiday you might not know about.
This time of year you may be bombarded with requests from charities for donations either by mail, email, phone or someone knocking on door.