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  • Correction: Target-Free Shipping story Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 12:29 PM ET

    NEW YORK— In a story Feb. 23 about Target Corp.' s free shipping policy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Overstock.com offers free shipping only to loyalty club members. The story also changes the spelling and capitalization in several instances of Wal-Mart to conform with Associated Press style:. The minimum takes aim at competitors Wal-Mart...

  • SALT LAKE CITY— After observing an increasing interest in the use of bitcoin, a Utah lawmaker is asking the state to study the feasibility of accepting the digital currency. Marc Roberts, R- Santaquin, made the case to a House committee on Tuesday that the state should make sure it understands how bitcoin works and determine whether it is a valid payment method for...

  • Target slices free-shipping minimum in half to $25 Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 11:07 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Target has sliced its minimum online purchase to qualify for free shipping in half to $25 as the Internet becomes a bigger and bigger sales hub for retailers. The minimum takes aim at competitors Wal-Mart and Amazon.com, both of which have higher minimums for standard purchases, and could be another step in a slow march among retailers toward...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 11- After skyrocketing to more than a thousand dollars in price late last year and attracting global attention, bitcoin, the leading digital currency, has stalled. It most recently traded at $356.26, down from a peak of $1,163 in December 2013. "There has to be some motivation that would help this whole bitcoin system explode, like really good...

  • Quirky holiday gifts you can buy without cash Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 9:30 AM ET

    The holidays are a time when Americans spend, and now you can spend on odd holiday gifts and seasonal items using bitcoin. Here are 8 ways.

  • Shopping soon? Here's the retail naughty list Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 12:14 PM ET
    An Overstock.com distribution center

    Which retailers are getting a lump of coal for customer service this year? TODAY reports.

  • 9 reasons you may never use cash again Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:29 AM ET

    Some cash alternatives have been around for more than 50 years; others are just popping up. A look at 10 that will shift the paradigm.

  • Bitcoin tumbles—are investors losing faith? Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 2:16 AM ET

    Bitcoin lost nearly a fifth of its value over the weekend, raising concerns that investors are losing faith in the cryptocurrency.

  • Coinbase to launch euro zone consumer service Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:49 PM ET

    Coinbase plans to launch a consumer service across a large part of the euro zone on Thursday. The Financial Times reports.

  • Ebay in talks to take bitcoins at payments unit: WSJ Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    Ebay's PayPal is in talks with bitcoin transaction providers to integrate the currency within its payments system.

  • Early movers: WMT, KSS, GE, UPS, AMGN, GMCR & more Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 7:40 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Investing in digital currencies: Risks and rewards Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    If you want to consider investing in digital currencies like bitcoin, these are the primary methods.

  • Bitcoin key to future of online payments: EBay CEO Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:19 AM ET

    EBay's John Donahoe tells CNBC he sees bitcoin and other digital currencies playing an "important role" in PayPal.

  • 3 reasons Wall Street can't stay away from bitcoin Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    Wall St. and venture capitalists see bitcoin as the beginning of an investing and trading revolution. Next: colored coins to execute trades.

  • FedEx CEO points a finger at retailers Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    FedEx CEO Fred Smith said retailers' shortcomings contributed to the mess it faced over the holidays, according to a media report.

  • Why Warren Buffett is wrong on bitcoin Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 1:43 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett called bitcoin a "mirage." Vance Crowe, a consultant who has been paid in bitcoin, says the Oracle of Omaha is wrong. Here's why.

  • Amazon sees backlash among Prime members Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 12:42 PM ET
    An employee stacks items to be shipped at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Phoenix, Arizona.

    A Brand Keys survey found that shoppers responded to Amazon's price hike by dinging its brand reputation and brand value.

  • The big-name retailer that is now accepting bitcoin Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 6:49 PM ET

    Bitcoin users now have a new payment option at Lord & Taylor, thanks to a partnership between the retailer and shopping app Pounce.

  • Overstock.com passes $1M in sales to bitcoin users Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:05 PM ET
    Overstock.com says it has surpassed $1 million in sales to bitcoin users.

    Overstock.com says it has sold over $1 million worth of merchandise to bitcoin users since it started accepting the virtual currency in January.

  • Online shopping satisfaction hits 12-year low Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 3:51 PM ET

    Customer satisfaction with online shopping slipped 4.9 percent to a benchmark of 78, the lowest score since 2001.