7 Billion People

7 Billion People

The Internet is buzzing with the announcement of the birth of the 7 billionth child. The United Nations Population Fund puts the world population at 7 billion people today. However, the US Census Bureau counts the current population at 6,971,933,858. According to...
Free Shipping This Holiday Season

Free Shipping This Holiday Season

Nine in 10 online retailers (92.5%) say they plan to offer Free Shipping this holiday season. The National Retail Federation, citing a survey conducted by BIGresearch, notes that this figure is up from 84.8 percent in 2010. Online Retailers Prepare for Holidays The...
Online Sales Tax

Online Sales Tax

Under a Supreme Court ruling, known as the “Quill” decision, retailers are only required to collect online sales tax in states where they also have a physical store. Consumers are required to report any sales taxes owed for online purchases, thus placing the burden of...