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Black Friday Shopping Tips: Gift Cards and More Posted on Nov 27

If you are one of the thousands of people who plan to do some shopping today, the Attorney General’s Office has a terrific Guide to Retail Rights in Massachusetts that you should browse before you go. The guide includes information on gift cards, warranties, returns, consumer privacy. law   …Continue Reading Black Friday Shopping Tips: Gift Cards and More

Shopping on Thanksgiving? Posted on Nov 25

Probably not in Massachusetts. According to the Attorney General, “Most retail stores may not open on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day, and Massachusetts law specifies the limited categories of establishments that may open on those holidays. These include, for example, convenience stores, gas stations, and   …Continue Reading Shopping on Thanksgiving?

Massachusetts Shopping Laws, a Timely Seasonal Topic Posted on Dec 18

As busy  shoppers fill the malls and spend their evenings ordering online during this holiday season, they should keep in mind that there are laws and regulations that govern their purchases and ensuing returns and exchanges.  The Massachusetts Attorney General website has a wealth of   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Shopping Laws, a Timely Seasonal Topic