More of you could be getting ready for a spring shopping spree. Consumer confidence has risen so far this month, with more people feeling better about job prospects and making more money.

And drivers are saving a little money on gas this week. The national average for regular unleaded is down a bit, with a gallon costing $2.29.

And it looks like parents are choosing their bed over their brood. According to a new survey, less than half of American parents think spending extra time with their family is more important than getting a good night’s sleep.

And capitalism is getting a makeover. The iconic board game Monopoly is adding three new pieces to its set: a rubber ducky, a penguin and a T-Rex. But there are some casualties. The thimble, wheelbarrow and bot are all getting the boot.