Walmart sale starts: 6 pm on Thanksgiving Day for in-store deals. 12:01 am EST on Thanksgiving for Walmart.com
Best Black Friday Deals: Need a new TV? There are a dozen or so discounted options to choose from during Walmart’s Black Friday sale. One of the best deals involves a 55-inch Philips Smart TV with 4K for just $298. For the gamer in your life, consider the PlayStation 4 500GB bundle for just $249. Bonus: The system also comes with a $30 gift card. If you’re looking to buy one of the hot gifts this year – a drone – check out the DJI Drone Phantom Standard 3 for $369, a $130 discount.
For shoppers in the market for a new phone, Walmart’s offering an iPhone or Samsung device with $0 down. If you add on a qualifying AT&T Next or Verizon plan, you’ll score a $250 Walmart gift card.
Best of the best: The adrenaline of shopping on Black Friday, for some, is undeniable, but if you like your shopping to be anti-climactic, download the Walmart app. Starting now, the app will feature select Black Friday deals that can be ordered from your smartphone and shipped directly to your home. One current app deal includes an Xbox One S 500GB Minecraft Console with bonus controller for $279. (As of Wednesday, it costs $299 in the Microsoft store.)
Check out all the Walmart Black Friday 2016 deals here
Target sale starts: 6 pm on Thanksgiving Day for in-store sales. Black Friday presale and doorbusters available on Cartwheel and online starting Nov. 23. Online sales begin at 12:00 am on Thanksgiving.
Best Black Friday Deals: Target always features great deals, but Black Friday takes the cake. For just $397, customers can take home a 50-inch 4K UHD Samsung TV. Shoppers will also be delighted to find the Apple Watch Series 1 for $198 (regulary $269.99). Not to be outdone, Target competes with Walmart by selling the Xbox One S 500GB Minecraft bundle for $249.99. While it’s $30 cheaper here, it doesn’t come with the bonus controller, but customers will get a $40 Target gift card with their purchase.
As for doorbusters, Target will be selling the Amazon Fire 7-inch Kids Edition tablet for just $74.99, as well as the Amazon Fire 7-inch 8GB Wi-Fi tablet for a shockingly low $33.33. There are also a handful buy one, get one free offers on toys, including all Star Wars Rogue One toys, all Marvel toys, and all Disney princess toys.
Best of the best: From now until Thanksgiving, Target will feature specially discounted items on its Cartwheel app. On Nov. 23, the retailer will also release special Black Friday preview deals, which can only be nabbed online or if you have the Cartwheel app.
Check out the Target Black Friday 2016 sales ad at Target.com>
BestBuy sale starts: 5 pm on Thanksgiving Day for in-store sales. 12:00 am on Thanksgiving for online sales. Additional doorbusters at 8 am on Friday.
Best Black Friday Deals: Black Friday shoppers will be able to pick up a 49-inch Toshiba 4K Ultra HD TV for just $199.99 (originally $449.99). If you’re in the market for a laptop, be sure to pick up the 13-inch Macbook Air for an impressive $799.99 (currently $999.99).
If you prefer to spend Thanksgiving Day with – gasp! – your family, Best Buy also has doorbusters that start Friday at 8 am. These goodies include a 55-inch Sharp LED SmartTV for $249.99, and a Lenovo 11.6-inch laptop for just $99.
Best of the best: Best Buy Elite and Elite Plus members will get early access to Black Friday deals on Nov. 21. Elite or Elite Plus status is based on annual spending at Best Buy.
See BestBuy 2016 Black Friday deals here.
Kohls sale starts: Doorbusters begin at 6 pm on Thanksgiving Day. Online deals start Nov. 21.
Best Black Friday Deals: The best part about shopping at Kohl’s for Black Friday is that you get paid to shop. From Nov. 21 to Nov. 26, customers will get $15 in Kohl’s cash for every $50 they spend. Kohl’s cash is essentially a store credit that can be used from Nov. 27 to Dec. 5.
Top doorbuster deals include a Haier 49-inch 4K Ultra HD TV for just $249.99, a Fitbit Charge 2 for $129 and a Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR camera with wi-fi for an impressive $449.99. There are also a wide assortment of toys for under $25, including animated character ball pits, remote-controlled cars, and Mega Bloks.
Best of the best: Use this coupon to get an extra 15% off your purchase. You can also use the promo code NOVSAVE15 online.
Check out Kohls Black Friday 2016 Deals online.
Amazon Black Friday sale starts: Now through Nov. 24.
Best Black Friday Deals: We couldn’t talk about Black Friday without at least mentioning the mega-retailer. Why celebrate Black Friday on just one day, when you can celebrate it every day? From now through Nov. 24, Amazon will offer daily lightning deals during their “Countdown to Black Friday Deals Week Sale.” The deals will change daily, but according to Amazon, some include a 32-inch 720p LED TV for $69.99, a 43” 4K Ultra HD Smart TV for $199, a Blue Yeti USB Microphone for $89.99, and a Kindle for only $49.99.
Best of the best: Amazon Prime members will have early access to more than 30,000 deals. So if you’re not a member, now would be a good time to sign up for a 30-day trial. It’s free, and you’ll get access to all of the amazing Black Friday deals.
See all of the Amazon 2016 Black Friday deals online at Amazon.com.