Thanksgiving Day 2022 marks record consumer spending

Thanksgiving Day 2022 marks record consumer spending

(NEW YORK) -- Shoppers spent a record $5.29B this Thanksgiving, according to Adobe Analytics -- a figure up 2.9% year-over-year. Adobe Analytics’s report on record spending may be surprising to some, as the economy is at an inflation level not seen in the last 40 years, and ongoing fears of…
Paper or plastic? Gift cards don’t need to be trash

Paper or plastic? Gift cards don’t need to be trash

(NEW YORK) -- As the holidays approach, experts estimate that roughly 60% of consumers plan on purchasing gift cards this December, making it one of the most popular gift-giving options. As a $173 billion business, gift cards have come a long way since they were first introduced in 1994. More…
E. Jean Carroll to file 2nd lawsuit against Trump, her attorneys say

E. Jean Carroll to file 2nd lawsuit against Trump, her attorneys say

(New York) -- Former Elle columnist E. Jean Carroll will file a new lawsuit against former President Donald Trump on Thanksgiving, the first day of New York's new Adult Survivors Act that allows adult victims of sexual assault to file civil lawsuits that would otherwise be barred due to the…
Twitter faces serious legal threat from ex-employees, experts say

Twitter faces serious legal threat from ex-employees, experts say

(NEW YORK) -- Elon Musk, who admitted to overpaying for Twitter, cut workers at the social media platform almost immediately. In response, some of the axed employees want their day in court. Within days of the acquisition, Musk fired top executives and cut the company's 7,500-person workforce in half. Soon…
Food donations to help feed families this Thanksgiving

Food donations to help feed families this Thanksgiving

(NEW YORK) -- As Americans get ready for the holiday season, millions will turn to food donations and assistance from organizations to help get meals on the table. Over 33 million Americans lived in food-insecure households last year, with 8.6 million adults living in very low food security households, according…