With 2016's Black Friday now in the rear view mirror, Cyber Monday is here. But before you click and shop, here are some basics about the big online shopping day.
The first thing to know is that Cyber Monday does not offer quite the savings we saw on Thanksgiving night and Black Friday.
Retailers can't keep giving away everything for 30-percent to 50-percent off (at least not until the week before Christmas, when they have to clear out merchandise at fire sale prices).
Another thing to know is that stores don't list all their deals deals in advance, as they did before Thanksgiving. Cyber Monday deals change hourly (especially on Amazon), depending on what's selling and what's not. So you have to check your favorite sites frequently.
Hot deals on Amazon
That said, here are some of the top Cyber Monday deals already up on Sunday, courtesy the website BFAds.net.
At Amazon as of Sunday midday:
Other Sunday deals
• Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400 w/ Built-In Multi-Touch Touchpad - $17.99 at Walmart
• Epiphone Limited Edition Les Paul Special-I Electric Guitar (Red, Yellow, Black) - $149.00at Guitar Center
• GoPro HERO5 Black 4K Action Camera (CHDHX-501) - $399.99 at Best Buy
• Google Chromecast (NC2-6A5) - $25.00 at Best Buy
• Amazon Kindle 6" E-Reader - $49.99 at Amazon
• Acer Chromebook CB3-431-C5FM 14" Full HD w/ Intel Celeron Quad-Core N3160 -$229.99 at Amazon
• ASUS 13.3" ZenBook UX310UA Notebook (Rose Gold - UX310UA-WB71-RG) - $699.00at B&H
• Amazon Fire 7" Tablet - $33.33 at Amazon
• $100 Sephora Gift Card (Email Delivery) - $90 at eBay
• $20 Off $100+ and Free Shipping - $20 Off $100+ at Starbucks.com
• HTC VIVE Virtual Reality System + $100 MS Store Gift Code - $699.00 at Microsoft Store
• 20% Off Toys + Stackable 20% Off Sitewide - using coupon codes DEALSEEKER and TOYS20 at Kohl's
• Clothing, Shoes, Jewelry Sold & Shipped by Amazon - 30% Off at Amazon
• Insignia 32" 720p 60Hz LED HDTV (NS-32D311NA17) - $129.99 at Best Buy
· Barbie Malibu House - $69.99
· Lalaloopsy Dolls, Playsets & Accessories - 40% Off
· NERF Doomlands, Alien Menace & Zombie Strike Blasters - 20% Off
· Lego Bionicle Construction Sets - 30% Off
· Littlest Pet Shop Figures & Play Sets - 30% Off
· Star Wars Lightsabers - 20% Off
· Journey Girls Limited Edition Celebration Collection Gift Set - $49.99
Finally, remember that Cyber Monday deals change hourly, so plan to check back frequently if you item is not on sale yet.
You can check the highlights of all the big Cyber Monday ads by downloading the free BFAds app to your smartphone.
And, as always, don't waste your money.
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