Saturday, July 31, 2021

Category: Shopping

Md. and Va. tax-free shopping holidays coming in August

Every August shoppers in Maryland and Virginia get a break from paying sales tax on certain purchases related to the new school year and colder seasons, and those dates again are fast approaching.

Every August, shoppers in Maryland and Virginia get a break from paying sales tax on certain purchases related to the new school year and colder seasons, and those dates again are fast approaching.

Virginia kicks off its sales tax holiday Aug. 6 for a three-day period, and Maryland follows with a week of savings that begins Aug. 8.

Both jurisdictions have different promotions, but the good news

Read more

Afterpay Sees BNPL Pact As Brick-and-Mortar Booster

For most Americans, buy now, pay later (BNPL) is still mostly an online shopping experience. That is where they first encountered the increasingly popular payment method and because BNPL offers in physical locales are less common. But Afterpay is looking to change that as the brand struck a deal with Westfield shopping centers in the U.S., teaming up to bring malls into the 21st century with joint investment in building customer experiences at Westfield shopping centers across the U.S. Starting of course, with Afterpay’s specialty — BNPL payments are now available at in-store locations like Lush Cosmetics, Aldo, The Children’s

Read more

Fashion Editors Are Shopping for Pants RN, and This Pair Is Trending

Part of my post-pandemic shopping journey has been to find pieces that I can style in a multitude of ways and that have an element of comfort to them. Do I miss sitting in high-waisted no-stretch jeans all day long? Absolutely not. But do I miss actually wearing something that isn’t a pair of sweats when I’m working from home? Absolutely.

Luckily, Athleta has been my go-to destination for anything I’m looking for, whether it’s the perfect leggings to wear with my oversize sweater during a workout or the ankle pants that I can style in about 10 different ways.

Read more

Shop sale events from Samsung, Nike and more

Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.

Not to surprise you or anything but, if you haven’t noticed, summer is almost over. Though July may be coming to an end, that doesn’t mean summer savings events are done yet. Fortunately, numerous retailers are taking the busiest shopping day of the year and bringing discounts on tech, clothing and more four months early.

Get expert shopping advice delivered to your phone. Sign up for text message alerts from the deal-hunting nerds at Reviewed.

Shoppers can celebrate Black Friday

Read more

Early back-to-school shopping in full force on Gulf Coast

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) – Premium Outlets in Gulfport has been crammed for the last week with early back-to-school customers.

It comes as no shock to Aeropostale assistant manager Melissa Cuevas, but it has nothing to do with Gulfport’s early start because of its new year-round schedule.

“Well, when it comes down to the tax free weekend coming up, people like to avoid that weekend,” she said. “So, they try to come the weekend before. So, we expected it.”

But despite that, Cuevas is also expecting big crowds later this month.

“Tax free weekend will be just as crazy,” she said.

Read more

Eastside Backyard Market gives locals another option for shopping small | Business

Read more