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Barnes & Noble's café was the busiest part of the store we visited.

We shopped at Barnes & Noble and saw a key shortcoming that’s hurting the chain in its battle against Amazon

Barnes & Noble stores are becoming more like libraries than bookstores. People come to browse books, study, have a cup of coffee, and meet up with their friends — but nobody is buying, and sales are hurting because of it.
Crate & Barrel had a huge selection of furniture.

We shopped at Pottery Barn and Crate & Barrel to see which was a better furniture store — and the winner was clear

Pottery Barn and Crate & Barrel both have a lot to offer for home furnishings and decor. After shopping at both, we found one of the stores had lower prices and better variety in-store.

What Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s honeymoon itinerary in Namibia could look like, including a moonlit dinner and hot air balloon ride

After the royal wedding on May 19th, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will jet off for their honeymoon, which will reportedly be in Namibia. Here's how a luxury travel agent who specializes in African travel would plan the royal couple's honeymoon.
BJ's Wholesale sells, well, everything.

Costco rival BJ’s Wholesale Club just filed to go public — here’s what it’s like to shop there

BJ's Wholesale, a membership-based warehouse club similar to Costco and Sam's Club, just filed to go public with plans to trade on the New York Stock Exchange. Here's what it's like to shop there.
TJ Maxx was cluttered with discounted designer goods.

We shopped at Target and TJ Maxx to see which was a better store — and the winner was clear

Target and TJ Maxx are known for providing customers with a treasure-hunt style of shopping experience. We compared two of these stores in Downtown Manhattan to see which offered a better experience.
The BJ's Wholesale Club in Jersey City, New Jersey, was well-organized.

BJ’s Wholesale Club just filed to go public — we compared it to rivals Costco and Sam’s Club to see which bulk retailer does it best...

BJ's Wholesale filed to go public on Thursday, but how does it compare to its biggest rivals, Costco and Sam's Club? We visited all three to see which offers the best shopping experience.

A nude painting just sold in New York for a record-breaking $157 million — here are the 15 most expensive paintings ever sold

This week, Sotheby's New York broke its own sales record, selling Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani's "Nu couché (sur le côté gauche)" for a record-breaking $157.2 million. This sale breaks the top 15 most expensive paintings ever sold via auction or private sale.
Handbags on display at Gucci's boutique in Downtown Manhattan.

Teens and millennials are obsessed with Gucci — we visited a store and saw why they love it so much

Young shoppers are obsessed with Gucci, ranking it in their top 10 favorite apparel brands. We went to a Gucci store to see why it is so popular with teens and millennials.
Chicago's Millennium Park is a short walk for people who live in The Loop.

Take a tour of Chicago’s most expensive neighborhood, which is home to a 120-year-old restaurant and a street full of diamond shops

In Chicago, the downtown financial district known as The Loop is home to one of the most expensive real estate markets in the city. We visited the neighborhood on a sunny Spring day to see what makes it so popular. Here's what it was like.

We tried the fancier, pricier burgers McDonald’s is betting on to boost its sales — here’s the verdict

McDonald's has a premium burger menu that's giving a boost to the chain's sales numbers. We decided to try the Signature Crafted burgers to see what the fuss is all about.