15 Holiday Deals to Grab Before Thanksgiving
A lot of the holiday shopping hype focuses on Black Friday sale events, but about half of shoppers in the U.S. expect to be done with their shopping before the Thanksgiving turkey hits the table, according to a survey from Market Track. And there are still plenty of opportunities to save ahead of Black Friday. Here are some of the best deals available before Thanksgiving Day.
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Starting in mid-November, customers can take $10 off a Target purchase of $50 or more across product categories, including toys, holiday decor, home, clothes, and accessories.
Amazon has already started its Black Friday countdown with Deals of the Day on a variety of items ranging from underwear to umbrellas. Shoppers can scroll down and look at upcoming deals to see what's ahead. With the Amazon app, users can choose specific deals and receive alerts when they start. Amazon Prime members get early access to upcoming deals.
One of Walmart's early holiday promotions is a 32-inch Roku TV (TCL 32S3750) for $125, more than $100 below list price and $45 lower than Target's current price. The deal runs throughout November and December. Be aware that customers who order this item online must pick it up in-store. Walmart has started holiday rollbacks on a variety of other items, as well.
Office Depot and Office Max have already started pre-Black Friday deals including a month's worth of Cyber Mondays, with different online deals every Monday in November, and in-store "door busters" throughout the month. One of their big sales is an HP 15.6-inch laptop bundle (with a wireless mouse and one year of Microsoft Office 365 and McAfee antivirus software) marked down to $399 from $699 Nov. 13-19. The following week, a Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 laptop that regularly sells for $700 will be discounted to $530.
Costco's Black Friday ad includes sales starting Nov. 18 on everything from Google Play gift cards ($5 off) to sets of four Michelin or Bridgestone tires ($70 off). Deals on big-ticket items include Samsung 55-inch LED TVs for $550 and HP Envy touchscreen laptops for $200 off.
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Kohl's Black Friday deals don't start in stores until 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, but they'll be available online starting Nov. 21. KitchenAid stand mixers will cost as little as $200 (regularly $300 and up) after rebate, and Nike shoes will be 25 percent off beginning Nov. 20. On top of that, customers get $15 in Kohl's Cash for every $50 they spend Nov. 21-26.