An employee organizes Lands' End Inc. apparel for sale at a Sears store inside the Del Amo shopping mall in Torrance, California.
Ty Wright/Bloomberg. Shoppers at the Easton Towne Center in Columbus, Ohio. Consumer spending in the U.S. rose more than forecast in October, a sign the biggest part of the economy is gaining momentum from a firming employment.
Bet the person who has everything doesn't have a metal, rose-colored Starbucks card. Starbucks plans to fix that by offering a limited-edition card for the holidays -- for $450.
The dollar was mixed against its peers Friday, rising against the yen but falling against other currencies, after stronger-than-expected jobs data wasn't enough to convince investors that a rollback of the Federal Reserve's economic stimulus policy is imminent.
Realtor Charryl Youman is one of 58 agents in Venice and Punta Gorda who are now affiliated with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty.