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Black Friday 2015: The Best Sales and Deals

Black Friday, Holiday Tips & News, Shopping
Black Friday Sales 2015: The Best Sales and Deals

It’s Thanksgiving Day, which means that you can take advantage of Black Friday deals in just a few hours. We know you’re busy cooking your turkey and putting the finishing touches on your stuffing, so we’ve done the deal-searching homework for you.

These are our picks for the best Black Friday (and Thanksgiving Day) sales and deals of 2015.

Target

Target’s Black Friday deals start on Thanksgiving, when shoppers can scoop up reduced-price electronics, apparel, accessories, kitchen appliances and more of the season’s hottest products.

  • Sale starts in store: 6 p.m., Thanksgiving Day
  • Online: Many deals are available online Thanksgiving Day
  • Standout deal: Xbox One 500GB console with “Gears of War” digital download for $299.99 (regularly $349.99), plus $60 Target gift card with purchase

Wal-Mart

Shop for reduced-priced TVs, laptops, activity trackers and a whole lot more this holiday season at discount giant Wal-Mart. Select products are eligible for the store’s 1-Hour Guarantee, giving shoppers a chance to purchase door busters that sell out within an hour of the event’s start time and pick them up later.

  • Sale starts in store: 6 p.m., Thanksgiving Day
  • Online: Many deals available online Thanksgiving Day
  • Standout deal: iPad Air 2 Gold 16GB with Wi-Fi for $399 (regularly $499)

Best Buy

This Black Friday (and Thanksgiving), Best Buy is a one-stop shop for standout electronics deals. The store’s ad boasts discounts on Apple Watches, iPads, laptops, HDTVs, to name a few.

  • Sale starts in store: 5 p.m., Thanksgiving Day
  • Online: Many deals available online Thanksgiving Day, plus additional door busters revealed online only
  • Standout deal: Apple 21.5-inch Mac with 8GB memory for $899.99 (regularly $1,099.99)

J.C. Penney

Department stores aren’t lacking in deals this Black Friday either. J.C. Penney is offering discounts on apparel, shoes, jewelry, small kitchen appliances and more. Shoppers can also enter for a chance to win $10,000 cash.

  • Sale starts in store: 3 p.m., Thanksgiving Day 
  • Online: Many deals available online Thanksgiving Day
  • Standout deal: NutriBullet Pro 900 Series Blender for $89.99 (regularly $165-$215)

Macy’s

Macy’s begins its Black Friday celebration on Thanksgiving. Shoppers should bring along the store’s ad when they head to the mall, as it includes coupons.

  • Sale starts in store: 6 p.m., Thanksgiving 
  • Online: Many deals available online Thanksgiving Day
  • Standout deal: Dyson V6 Motorhead and Cinetic vacuums for $249.99-$499.99 ($399.99-$699.99 after 1 p.m. on Black Friday) (regularly $499.99-$799.99)

Ready, set, start shopping!

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Courtney Jespersen is a staff writer at NerdWallet, a personal finance website. Email: courtney@nerdwallet.com. Twitter: @courtneynerd.


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