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PNC: Shopping Online? Foil the Fraudsters with These Tips

There are numerous ways you can become an online shopping victim this holiday season. Here’s how to avoid the traps.
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There it is, that fantastic gift everybody wants but has been so hard to find. Your excitement builds as you take out your credit card and begin typing in the number and expiration date quickly, before someone else snags the last item in stock. 

But then you notice that you’re on Amazingholidaygifts.com. You’ve never heard of it but it must be legit if it’s online, right? Wrong! 

T. Rowe Price: Parents Who Stick to Their Holiday Spending Budgets Are More Likely to Shop Online

Survey finds that 83% of parents participate in at least one promotional shopping day
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November 16, 2017 /3BL Media/ - T. Rowe Price’s 2017 Parents Kids & Money Survey, which sampled parents of 8 to 14 year olds nationally and their kids, found that 72% of the parents surveyed set a specific budget for holiday spending, yet 58% of the parents surveyed agree that they spend more money during the holidays than they intended.

Top 10 Insights - The Connected Consumer

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Tetra Pak Index: The Connected Consumer
The 10th edition of the Tetra Pak Index, published in collaboration with General Assembly, focuses on the fast-moving, information-saturated world of the connected consumer.

This in-depth free global study explores how food and beverage brands can leverage social media and digital channels to cultivate engaging content, that will to initiate and deepen consumer relationships; and harness the power of advocates to amplify positive messages.

How to Turn Black Friday & Cyber Monday Shopping into an Act of Giving

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#GivingTuesday is just weeks away, but before that, Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday shopping will take place first.  In 2013, consumers spent $1.20 billion online on Black Friday and $2.29 billion on Cyber Monday, with 2014 online shopping sales expected to grow by 15 to 28 percent.

REI Data Center Retrofit Reduces Cooling Energy Use by 93 Percent

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SEATTLE, October 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Energy use is the largest contributor to REI's climate impact. In recent years, the leading outdoor retailer has taken actions to reduce its greenhouse gas impact. A retrofit of its data center is its latest effort, resulting in a 93 percent reduction in the cooling energy used to operate the facility. 

Fair Trade Shopping For Households, Offices, And Organizations Just Got Easier Thanks To Equal Exchange

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WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass., April 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Increasingly Americans are putting their values, and their dreams for a better world, into action through their shopping choices, and Fair Trade is the best known example.  People also want to do more of their shopping online. Through a new, totally re-imagined online web store, shop.EqualExchange.coop, Equal Exchange―the Fair Trade pioneer and nation’s leading Fair Trade brand―has just delivered a solution to meet these needs where they come together.

This Weekend, Do Your Holiday Shopping Online – Order a Great Gift that Benefits Breast Cancer Survivors

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This weekend, skip the lines and visit www.all4onealliance.org to order a great gift for all the women on your list – the 2011 Show Us Your BRA!™ Calendar. This unique wall calendar features “bra-art” designs by celebrities including singer, India.Arie and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff, as well as local artists. The original, often-humorous bra-art images are accompanied by inspirational quotes and helpful breast health tips and reminders.

 
The best part of this gift though, is that it gives twice – 100% of the proceeds from your $15 purchase of the calendar benefit the All4One Alliance, a partnership of four nonprofit organizations which provide free breast prostheses and post-mastectomy bras to underserved women with breast cancer.
 
Embrace the holiday spirit and purchase yours now at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
All4One Alliance is a partnership among The Breast Form Fund, CancerCare, Cancer Resource Foundation, Inc., and Luminous Breast Cancer Foundation, with generous support from Amoena, the leading manufacturer of breast care products, to improve the quality of life for underserved women living with and beyond breast cancer. Learn more at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
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This weekend, skip the lines and visit www.all4onealliance.org to order a great gift for all the women on your list – the 2011 Show Us Your BRA!™ Calendar. This unique wall calendar features “bra-art” designs by celebrities including singer, India.Arie and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff, as well as local artists. The original, often-humorous bra-art images are accompanied by inspirational quotes and helpful breast health tips and reminders.

 
The best part of this gift though, is that it gives twice – 100% of the proceeds from your $15 purchase of the calendar benefit the All4One Alliance, a partnership of four nonprofit organizations which provide free breast prostheses and post-mastectomy bras to underserved women with breast cancer.
 
Embrace the holiday spirit and purchase yours now at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
All4One Alliance is a partnership among The Breast Form Fund, CancerCare, Cancer Resource Foundation, Inc., and Luminous Breast Cancer Foundation, with generous support from Amoena, the leading manufacturer of breast care products, to improve the quality of life for underserved women living with and beyond breast cancer. Learn more at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
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Online Luxury Gift Boutique Brings Transparency To The Forefront of the Shopping Experience So Consumers Can Make Informed Decisions

In an Ever More Complex Marketplace, an Elegant Solution: Information Empowers Meaningful Purchase Choices
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Oakland, CA - July 31, 2009 –Elegant Roots, an online boutique offering high-quality, luxury gifts made exclusively by eco-conscious and socially responsible designers from across the globe announces it has embarked on a web redesign—to enhance a unique format that provides customers with the who (made this product), what (is it made from), where (was it made) and why (beyond form and function, is it worth buying) - information they need to feel great about what they are buying and giving.

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