John Ewoldt

Reporter | Consumer news
Phone: 612-673-7633
John Ewoldt searches the Twin Cities and beyond for bargains and strategies to spare consumers time, money and hassles.

Recent content from John Ewoldt

Attitude adjustment can help get you out of debt

Local blogger Carrie Rocha shares her advice in a new book, "Pocket Your Dollars."

Updated: January 19, 2013, - 04:22 PM

Thousands file claims in monitor settlement

Those who bought LCD TVs, monitors or laptops might get their cash as soon as May.

Updated: January 18, 2013, - 09:43 PM

Neiman's plans earlier exit from downtown Minneapolis

Upscale retailer plans to close Jan. 26, almost a week early, but much of the store is already bare.

Updated: January 15, 2013, - 11:08 PM

New idea for thrift stores: new merchandise

With the supply of donated items down, the Salvation Army is opening a store with nothing but new goods.

Updated: January 12, 2013, - 09:35 PM

Twin Cities company Renters Warehouse gets Super Bowl ad 'bargain'

Local company aims to show in its TV ads that even property management can be funny.

Updated: January 10, 2013, - 10:39 AM

Target goes all-out with price match

The retailer is extending its holiday policy to a year-round one.

Updated: January 08, 2013, - 09:13 PM

St. Paul Macy's closing sale gets off to modest start

Shoppers who flocked to the soon-to-be-closed downtown St. Paul store saw discounts of 20 to 40 percent, disappointing some.

Updated: January 07, 2013, - 08:51 PM

Cheap chic, luxury didn't blend well

Analysts and shoppers say the Target + Neiman Marcus collection was too pricey, too frivolous.

Updated: January 05, 2013, - 03:57 PM

Holiday shoppers mixed it up more this Christmas

The busiest shopping day of December wasn't "Super Saturday" for most major retailers.

Updated: December 31, 2012, - 07:56 PM

Gas prices expected to be stable in 2013

Barring hurricanes and refinery shutdowns, gasoline prices in 2013 should remain stable.

Updated: December 31, 2012, - 10:29 AM

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