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  • How the Lincoln brand plans to entice younger luxury car buyers

    How to sell a Lincoln in 2013: Make the dealership smell like luxury. And lay out some wine and cheese.

    August 13, 2013

  • screenshot elf.jpg VIDEO: Bike of the future travels East Coast

    The ELF bike runs on both man power and solar power. It has been turning heads along the East Coast as Mark Stewart rides it from North Carolina to Massachusetts.

    August 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • iStock_000019702549_ExtraSmall.jpg Auto leases on the rise

    Supported by high used-car prices, low interest rates and Americans' tendency to buy vehicles based on the monthly payments, U.S. auto leasing is at the highest levels in at least a decade.

    August 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • SCHOOL SHOPPING31.jpg Back-to-school shopping likely to be less this year

    U.S. households are planning to shell out an average of 7.8 percent less for this year's back-to-school shopping season because of the bumpy economic recovery, the National Retail Federation says.

    August 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • Cash Register Death_Denn.jpg The cash register rings its last sale

    Ka-ching! The cash register may be on its final sale.

    Stores across the country are ditching the old-fashioned, clunky machines and having salespeople — and even shoppers themselves — ring up sales on smartphones and tablet computers.

     

    March 22, 2013 1 Photo

  • Study: 1 in 5 consumers had error in credit report

    One in five consumers had an error in a credit report issued by a major agency, according to a government study released Monday.

    The Federal Trade Commission study also said that 5 percent of the consumers identified errors in their reports that could lead to them paying more for mortgages, auto loans or other financial products.

     

    February 11, 2013

  • Holiday Shopping 1.JPG Shoppers go down to the wire

    Shoppers who waited until the final days before Christmas were rewarded with big bargains and lighter crowds. But their last-minute deal hunting may hurt stores.

    December 24, 2012 2 Photos

  • g258000000000000000e5b0ea95757dc5e28fb8aab236790e50695559bd.jpg Top 10 of 2012 | New businesses find Richland real estate

    The Tribune-Democrat is counting down the top stories of 2012, as determined by voting by newsroom employees. One story will appear each day in print and e-editions between now and the end of the year. Readers can vote for their choice for the top story at www.tribdem.com/beststories.

    December 22, 2012 1 Photo

  • xmasgames1.jpg The Ultimate Holiday Video Game Gift Guide

    When it comes to gift shopping, the wide world of electronic entertainment can be daunting at best, paralyzingly indecipherable at worst. This guide is a comprehensive list of can’t-miss gifts for the gamers on your holiday shopping list along with online-only deals that will save you some scratch.

    November 30, 2012 1 Photo

  • xmasgames2.jpg The Ultimate Holiday Video Game Gift Guide | Part 2

    When it comes to gift shopping, the wide world of electronic entertainment can be daunting at best, paralyzingly indecipherable at worst. This guide is a comprehensive list of can’t-miss gifts for the gamers on your holiday shopping list along with online-only deals that will save you some scratch.

    November 30, 2012 1 Photo

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