• Inflation hovers over shoppers heading into Black Friday

    4 days ago - By Boston Herald

    By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO
    NEW YORK - Shoppers returned to familiar holiday shopping patterns but were weighed down by inflation this Black Friday after two seasons marked by pandemic worries and supply issues.
    Due to elevated prices for food, rent, gasoline and other household costs, many were reluctant to spend unless there was a big sale.
    Shoppers were being more selective, selecting cheaper options, dipping more into savings and turning to “buy now, pay later” services that allow payment in installments. Some were also running up their credit cards at a time when the Federal Reserve is...
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  • Inflation hovers over shoppers heading into Black Friday

    4 days ago - By Star Tribune

    Black Friday marks a return to familiar holiday shopping patterns, but inflation is weighing on consumers.
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