Tag: cyber monday

Ashley Moody Offers Consumer Safety Tips for Online Holiday Shopping

Attorney General Moody is encouraging Floridians to take steps to prevent identity theft and other online shopping pitfalls on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday shopping season.

Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis Offers Cyber Monday Security Tips

With almost $8 billion in sales on Cyber Monday last year, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis issued a warning about scams and offered consumer protection tips.

News From Around Florida

Florida families have high credit card debt, more Americans are shopping online, and millions of seniors are still working past the age of 65.

Floridians Plan to Spend the Week Holiday Shopping

On Friday, AAA released its Consumer Pulse Survey which showed that half of those surveyed--50 percent--of Floridians plan to spend Black Friday shopping while 45 percent plan to shop online come Cyber Monday. Almost a quarter of Floridians--22 percent--plan to shop on Thanksgiving on Thursday.