Holiday shopping: It’s down to the 11th hour and rather than jostling for a parking spot or fighting for a fitting room, more consumers are choosing to shop online or on their mobile devices.
Sure, shopping online can save you some coin on shipping costs, and using a smartphone certainly makes price comparisons infinitely easier. But consumers are trading convenience for safety, according to a new study sponsored by Norton and conducted by Javelin Strategy & Research.
‘Tis the season for resolutions. Have you already promised yourself not to overspend in 2011? To squirrel away more for your child’s education? Save for your vacation next year rather than charge it?