BEIERS_1170x120

holiday selling season

2017 holiday sales shine brightly

NEW YORK — Total retail sales this past holiday selling season increased 4.9% compared to 2016 and set a new record for total dollars spent, according to “Mastercard SpendingPulse” study results. That represents the largest year-over-year  gain since 2011, the report found. Online shopping increased by 18.1%. The study details shopping activity that occurred from