Lindsay Sakraida oversees a team of writers at DealNews, while managing features content production on a daily basis. She specializes in writing about lifestyle subjects, and she's adept at analyzing shopping trends. Prior to joining the DealNews team in 2009, Sakraida worked at American Photo. In recent years, her work has been published in a variety of prominent publications, including New York Magazine.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: Retail, shopping, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas, holiday shopping/sales, toys, back-to-school.
"Labor Day has become one of those shopping holidays when retailers advertise big sales to get people into stores, but shopping this weekend is not without its overpriced perils."
"If you've been a slacker thus far in rounding up your kid's back-to-school supplies, there's good reason to keep on procrastinating."
"The Fourth of July is a great opportunity for shoppers to get deals on seasonal items they can use right now and through the end of summer."