If you haven't done your holiday shopping quite yet, Black Friday is chock full of deals for the most coveted gift items this season. Once you're stuffed with turkey, stuff your shopping carts — either real or virtual — with some of the best deals around.
WASHINGTON — If you haven’t done your holiday shopping quite yet, Black Friday is chock full of deals for the most coveted gift items this season.
Once you’re stuffed with turkey, stuff your shopping carts — either real or virtual — with some of the best deals around.
Which shops offer the biggest discounts?
If you want to condense where to go on Black Friday, Wallet Hub recommends hitting up the retailers with the biggest average percentage discounts available.
Those retailers include Belk (68.9 percent), JCPenney (65.1 percent), Stage (62.1 percent), Kohl’s (60.8 percent) and New York & Company (54.5 percent).
The average discount for Black Friday is 37 percent, so Wallet Hub recommends that shoppers should look for a discount amount of 37 percent or higher.
What to buy
A. Ant Bozok, associate professor at University of Maryland Baltimore County told Wallet Hub that clothing and larger items such as furniture, as well as niche items are much more likely to get price reductions on Black Friday.
Customers can save about $110 on wireless headphones
The Fitbit Versa smartwatch will be on sale at $149, and will be available in a Target-exclusive color.
Wanting to step up your cooking game next year? The Instant Pot Duo will be on sale for $69.95 and $10 Target GiftCard.
Shopping around for a new phone? Shoppers can get a $150 Target gift card with the purchase of an iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8 or iPhone X and the additional purchase and activation through Verizon, AT&T or Sprint. Purchasing an iPhone XS, or an XS Max through Verizon, Sprint or AT&T will get you a free $250 Target GiftCard.
More of a Samsung person? You can get a $300 gift card with the purchase of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and activation through AT&T or Verizon.
Wedding retailer David’s Bridal is offering up some Black Friday discounts both in-store and online.
Online, the more you buy the more you save as orders between $50 to $99.99 get $10 off, orders between $100 to $199.99 get $25 off and riders $200 and up get $50 off.
The in-store deals are more of a surprise. From Friday through Sunday, scratch-off cards will give customers a chance to win from a wide range of prizes including the grand prize of a Caribbean vacation for two, discounted bridesmaid dresses, a photo session, a Bed Bath & Beyond gift card and more.
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