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Best Black Friday Deals for 2018

Nov. 6, 2018
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NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for tips and announcements about the best holiday deals from your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 23.

Year after year, Black Friday boasts discounts on TVs, appliances, furniture and a wide range of other products. That’s why each year, NerdWallet tracks the sales and combs through the ads to find the best deals.

We’re doing it again this year to help you save money and free up more room in your holiday shopping budget.


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Best Black Friday Deals of 2018

Black Friday 2018 will be here soon. Here are our choices for some of the top deals you can expect at major retailers.

  • 55-inch TV: Element 55-inch smart UHD TV for $199.99 (regularly $379.99, in stores only) at Target.
  • Free doorbusters: Select free doorbusters (after mail-in rebate, in stores only) at Macy’s.
  • Amazon Echo: Amazon Echo for $69 (regularly $99.99), plus get $15 in Kohl’s Cash at Kohl’s.
  • Fitbit Versa: Fitbit Versa smartwatch for $149 (regularly $199.95) at Target.
  • Dyson vacuums: $50-$150 off select Dyson vacuums at Macy’s.
  • Keurig K-Mini: Keurig K-Mini single-serve coffee maker for $49.99 (regularly $79.99) at Target.
  • KitchenAid mixer: KitchenAid Artisan 5-quart stand mixer for $279.99 (regularly $449) at J.C. Penney.
  • Sheets: Select twin sheet sets for $5.99 (regularly $25) at Macy’s.
  • Bath towels: Select bath towels for $2.99 each (regularly $10) at J.C. Penney.


Best Black Friday Deals of 2017

Black Friday sales abounded in 2017 at department stores, big box retailers and more. We rounded up some of the top deals. Offers were available while supplies lasted. Here’s a look back at some of the highlights:

  • Various small doorbuster items for free after mail-in rebate (in stores only) at Macy’s.
  • Sharp 50-inch LED smart 4K Ultra HD TV for $179.99 (save $320, in stores only) at Best Buy.
  • Select women’s boots for $19.99 (regularly $49-$79) at J.C. Penney.
  • Xbox One S 500 GB console for $189.99 (regularly $279.99), plus a bonus $25 Target gift card at Target.

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