The Margin: Black Friday slavery myth trips up stars

By Personal finance reporter Does the term “Black Friday” have its roots in slave-era times? The answer is no, but that didn’t stop many Americans from tweeting, texting and Facebook-ing the rumor, e...

NewsWatch: Save like the Grinch on Black Friday

MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE Even as average household credit card debt stands at $ 15,593, Americans are expected to spend $ 684 on average for holiday gift giving this year. See full story. Why Target, B...