If you don't use your credit card number while shopping online, no one can steal it. That's the idea behind virtual credit cards.
Making a reservation before dining out can cut the check by up to 30%.
Social network games are big money, and name-brand products are joining the quest to make real dollars from virtual goods.
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The online retailer is enlisting help from customers to pressure manufacturers to use packaging that's easier to open.
In the 1960s, everyone saved green stamps for future rewards. But are today's impatient consumers willing to wait?
The FTC is toying with the idea of a do-not-call list for computer users. But some experts doubt it will work as well.
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