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Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The Holidays

The holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.

12/26/2013

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Shopping Guide For Last Minute Gifts

Still need to get a gift? You’re running out of time! Christmas shopping is a chore. What do you get the person in your life that has everything?

CBS4–12/22/2013

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Chase To Limit Debit Card Spending

If you plan to use your Chase bank debit card to make a couple of last minute holiday purchases, you may need to watch what you spend. In the wake of a data breach at Target, Chase is now limiting debit card use for potential victims.

12/22/2013

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Last Minute Shopping Means Mega Extended Hours For Major Retailers

The clock hasn’t stopped ticking and Christmas is only getting closer. This happens same time every year except this time around the holiday season is shorter.

12/21/2013

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Major Retailers Offer Mega Extended Hours For Holiday Shopping

Big name retailers are offering up a holiday gift of their own. While last-minute shoppers are hitting the stores, their offering mega extended hours this holiday season.

12/20/2013

CWMBRAN, WALES - DECEMBER 10:  Christmas stockings are displayed in the showroom at the Festive Productions Ltd premises on December 10, 2013 in Cwmbran, Wales. Although Christmas Day 2013 is only two weeks away, the staff at Festive are already planning and gearing up for Christmas 2014. The 14 acre fully integrated showroom, factory and warehouse measuring 250000 sq ft in size holds Festive Productions, who are now the last manufacturer of tinsel in UK - with the majority of tinsel sold in the UK made at the factory in Wales. As well as tinsel, Festive, which is one of Europe's largest suppliers and manufacturer of Christmas and seasonal decorations, has increased its product portfolio, to include nearly every conceivable Christmas decoration category including baubles, tinsel garlands, wreaths, lights, fibre optic trees and artificial trees.  (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Unique Digital Stocking Stuffers For Under $50

And the holiday shopping woes continue…want to give someone a high-tech gift but don’t want to spend so much money doing so? CBS4’s Vanessa Borge has several options for you.

12/20/2013

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CBS4′s Pop-Up Shop For Last Minute Christmas Shoppers

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” unless of course, you’re stressing over last minute holiday shopping. If you’re struggling to find that perfect gift just days before Christmas, relax and take a deep breath.

CBS Miami–12/18/2013

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Toys ‘R’ Us To Open For 87 Hours Straight, Kohl’s 100 Hours

Toys ‘R’ Us and other big box retailers are working overtime to make sure your loved ones get the presents they want for Christmas.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

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More People Use Smartphone Apps To Do Shopping

This holiday season, shoppers have been going mobile by using smartphones to tackle their gift list so they’re not tethered to the computer or stuck battling the crowds.

CBS Miami–12/15/2013

Miami Police Chief Manuel Orosa announced that 37 officers have been re-assigned from other departments to keep an eye on shoppers.  (Source: CBS4)

Miami Police Step Up Presence For Holidays

Along with the hustle and bustle of the holidays comes concern by the Miami Police Department for the city’s residents and visitors as they begin their shopping. Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado said once again they city’s police department will be putting more officers on the street to keep things safe.

12/02/2013

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