Black Friday is just days away, but you don't have to wait for the newspaper on Thursday to see the ads, we have many of them online already.
And don't forget to use ShopSmart for a daily update of local circulars!
Some of the best deals this year at Target are an Element 40-inch HDTV for $119, a Westinghouse 40-inch HDTV for $235, Beats by Dre Solo headphones for $97 (a savings of $72), an $80 Target gift card with an iPad Mini purchase, a $140 Target gift card with an iPad Air2 purchase and a Sony WiFi Blu Ray player for $49. See the best deals at Target here. See the Target ad for yourself here.
Walmart has lots of electronics on sale for Black Friday including a 50" LED HGTV for $218, an iPad mini 16GB with Wi-Fi for $199 (with bonus $30 Walmart gift card) and a $329 Xbox One. See the Walmart ad here.
Best Buy is offering a Panasonic 50 LED HDTV for $199, Beats Solo headphones (entry level model) for $79, $100 off an Apple iPad Air2 and a Dell Inspiron touch screen 15" laptop for $299. See the Best Buy deals here. See the Best Buy ad on BestBuy.com.
Kmart's deals including a Craftsman 220-piece tool set for $89.99, a RCA 24 inch HDTV for $139 and Barbie and Disney Princess dolls for $5. See the Kmart deals on Kmart's website.
Early shoppers at Sears are being offered a coupon for $10 off a $40 purchase. Shoppers will also see a Craftsman 3-drawer garage craft center, with drill, for $99, a Kenmore front loading washer-dryer combo pair for $799 and a Kenmore French door fridge for $999. See the Sears sales on Sears' website.
Staples (laptop deal!)
DealNews.com says Staples has the best deal on a cheap laptop. They are offering an Asus Intel Celeron laptop for just $99. "Sure it's small, and not the quickest, but it's a great budget laptop deal," according to Don't Waste Your Money reporter John Matarese. See the Staples Black Friday ad here.
Sam's Club (iPhone 6!)
Sam's Club has made the list of best buys for Black Friday because it is offering Apple's iPhone 6 for just $99 with a 2-year contract. See the Sam's Club ad here.
Note: As you evaluate the prices for electronics, keep in mind that required accessories like cables or adapters may or may not be included in the packages. Sometimes, for example, the cost of an HDMI cable can negate the deal you got on a DVD player.
While you're out shopping on Black Friday, Olive Garden has a coupon for $5 off two adult entrees. Valid Nov. 28 only.
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More good information:
- The history of Black Friday: How did the tradition get started?
- 5 shopping pitfalls to avoid
- The best credit cards for holiday shopping
- 3 strategies to prevent a holiday shopping binge