Media | Advertising

The world of fandom – Comi-Cons – is ripe for financial stories
What’s a multi-billion industry that draws celebrities, corporate exhibitors and hundreds of thousands of free-spending enthusiasts to events in multiple [...]
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Fresh peg on new domain names: “dot-vodka,” “dot-Christmas,” “dot-fail”
Looking for a business story that spans the corporate world, small companies and even consumers & personal finance? The 2014 [...]
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Christmas in July? Retailers wooing holiday spenders even earlier
How are we spending our summer vacation?   Prepping for back-to-school, Thanksgiving and Christmas, if the displays in retail stores are [...]
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Drivers prepping for the holiday sift through roadside aid deals
With legions of Americans about to hit the road for a three-day weekend provided by the Independence Day holiday’s serendipitously [...]
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Costly ‘debt repair’ programs don’t make student loans vanish
Watching the Weather Channel the other day, hoping for a drop of rain, my ears pricked up at a commercial [...]
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Quicktips:  Manure expos, funky funerals and travel deals for single parents
Maybe this column should be called “quirky tips” instead of “quick tips,” because I can’t resist sharing some of the [...]
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