15 Holiday Deals to Grab Before Thanksgiving

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IT'S NEVER TOO EARLY

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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$20 OFF VIDEO GAME CONTROLLERS

Toys R Us has released its holiday toy book with sales that run through Nov. 19. The deals include $20 off a controller for a PS4 or XBox One.
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20% OFF LEGOS

For a limited time, Toys R Us is offering 20 percent off Lego Elves, Nexo Knights, and other construction sets.
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$10 OFF AT TOYS R US

With a coupon, customers who spend $75 or more can get a $10 gift card to use in December. The store is also offering free shipping on online orders over $19.
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50% OFF TOYS AT TARGET

Every day until Dec. 24, Target's Cartwheel app will feature a different toy for half off. A pack of two Barbie president and vice president dolls (regularly $25) is 50 percent off through Nov. 26.
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$10 OFF AT TARGET

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.

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DEALS OF THE DAY ON AMAZON

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.
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$125 SMART TV AT WALMART

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.

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$399 HP LAPTOP BUNDLE

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.
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30% OFF HALLMARK GIFTS AND DECOR

Hallmark is offering 30 percent off certain gift collections Nov. 11-17 during its Holiday Open House. Discounted items include flameless candles, the Woodland Santa collection, the Smiling Snowman collection, and more.
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50% OFF CHRISTMAS DECOR AND CRAFTS

A 40 percent discount in Hobby Lobby's Christmas section for most of October has jumped to 50 percent off. Sale items include Christmas trees, crafts, holiday floral arrangements, and other seasonal decor. Sears will have Christmas decorations half off Nov. 20-23.
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40% OFF KENMORE APPLIANCES

Sears is offering steep discounts on home appliances for Veterans Day and again Nov. 20-23. Kenmore appliances are 40 percent off or more, and others are marked down at least 20 percent.
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75% OFF FINE JEWELRY AT SEARS

During the pre-Black Friday sale Nov. 20-23 at Sears, fine jewelry will be up to 75 percent off. Savings on Samsung electronics will range from $50 to $500 off. The store will also have sales on shoes, tools, fitness equipment, mattresses and more.
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EARLY COSTCO DEALS

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 CASH

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.
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50% OFF CANVAS PHOTO PRINTS

Walgreens is advertising sales throughout Thanksgiving week, Nov. 20-26. Photo department deals include canvas prints for half off, photo cards for 30 percent off, and calendars for 25 percent off. The deals require a Walgreens rewards card, but the card is free.