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Last-minute deals for holiday gifts

People are busy finishing their Christmas shopping. (Matt Cardy/Getty Images News/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON — There are only three more days until Christmas, and if you’ve waited until the last minute to get your holiday shopping done, you’re in luck. Many retailers are slashing prices this week, and consumers are scoring some blockbuster deals.

More consumers say they are buying cheaper gifts — under $10 — this year, but the National Retail Federation says overall holiday spending is predicted to be up compared to last year.

A Reuters poll found that about 17 percent of American consumers waited until the last week before Christmas to start their shopping, hoping for better deals in the last days.

Here are some of the best:

 

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