April 11, 2016

The prevalence of chip-enabled cards is up considerably since last fall, but few retailers are ready to process the payments.

April 5, 2016

A new report from Bankrate suggests renovations are on the up and up.

March 29, 2016

The outlook for the future outweighted the present sentiment among consumers.

March 25, 2016

The majority of Americans are waiting for the next best thing.

March 10, 2016

A new report describes Generation Y as more traditional in their home-buying habits than you might think. (Source: MarketWatch)


March 8, 2016

A study from LivSecure reveals the features consumers look for in a home security system.

February 29, 2016

Sears CEO Edward Lampert listed the woes of the modern retailer last week. But can courting Millennial shoppers offer an antidote? (Source: USA Today)

February 23, 2016

A less favorable assessment of business conditions fueled the decrease.

February 19, 2016

Retailers used to be able to count on Americans spending every penny of their tax refund.

February 9, 2016

There are two kinds of DIY consumers: High and Low. And they’re not equal.

January 26, 2016

The index rose again, but it was still below year-ago levels.

December 8, 2015

The emerging demographic is the source of growing demand.

November 25, 2015

Research from Zillow Digs found that second thoughts are common among DIYers.

November 24, 2015

An unfavorable view of the job market was the culprit.

November 19, 2015

Are your channels aligned for the holidays?

October 28, 2015

Some shopping traditions are losing their luster.

October 27, 2015

Following a modest gain in September, confidence has taken a step back this month.

October 15, 2015

Adult millennials are "in bloom," according to researchers.

October 15, 2015

Iris by Lowe's takes the pulse of American consumers.

October 9, 2015

Not many consumers believe it's worth waiting until Black Friday for deals.

October 7, 2015

Houzz Pets & The Home survey

September 29, 2015

The latest data from The Conference Board reveals mixed signals from consumers.

September 17, 2015

Nearly 260 million people will go online at least once a month in 2015.

September 8, 2015

Grilling goes to new level, according to research report.