On Parenting: Shopping


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 12/11/2012

What drives the urge to spoil?

As the holidays bring out the spoiler in me, an expert in consumer psychology breaks down why parents overspend this time of year.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Shopping

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 08/01/2012

The back-to-school shopping assault

Marketers are devising ever more manipulative ways to get parents to part with their cash.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:33 PM ET, 08/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Shopping

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/08/2012

Shopping for baby: The pressure to buy needless stuff

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Shopping, Babies, Toys

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 11/02/2011

Safeway shoplifting case: State officials’ statement

Hawaii’s Department of Human Services defends their actions in the pregnant Safeway mother’s shoplifting case.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  03:56 PM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Shopping