Nicholas Eckhart

Here’s What You Should Remember Before Hitting Sports Authority’s Store-Closing Sales Today

Your inner bargain-hunter may have heard the news that Sports Authority’s liquidation sales in hundreds of stores across the country begin today. That doesn’t mean that you should run out and gather up workout clothes and sports gear right away, though, unless you have a gift card to use up, since it will only be valid through June 26 June 28. That’s because of the strange way that liquidation sales work, where the prices on everything are hiked up before they’re brought back down. [More]

New York A.G.: Never-Ending Sales At Hobby Lobby Stores Broke The Law

New York A.G.: Never-Ending Sales At Hobby Lobby Stores Broke The Law

When a store runs the same promotion for 52 consecutive weeks, it’s really not a sale. It’s actually a type of deceptive advertising and that’s something the New York Attorney Generals’ office just isn’t going to stand for. [More]