For decades, Black Friday has represented the kickoff for the holiday shopping season. Steep discounts on popular products often bring shoppers out in full force during the day and doorbuster sales sometimes have people leaving Thanksgiving dinner early to line up. It’s possible you even have your own Black Friday routine, like a favorite store or item you al
Shoppers often spend a good chunk of November gearing up for Black Friday deals, many patiently waiting all year for the biggest-of-big holiday sales. However, shoppers are also cautious. No matter how much we want that new TV, we may sometimes wonder if those steep promotions come with caveats—particularly where electronics are concerned. It’s natural to ex
As the holiday season approaches, there are two sales you’ll be hearing about a lot—Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Both sales take place within days of each other, and both offer good deals for holiday shoppers. These huge deal days are the highlights of the holiday sale season for good reason, but how are the two sales different?
There are some key differences between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Though they always take place during the same time frame (Cyber Monday is always the Monday after Thanksgiving), eagle-eyed shoppers and analysts have noticed some trends year-to-year that indicate Cyber Monday may hold an edge over other major holiday sales days for certain items. With onl
Cyber Monday is the biggest online shopping day in the United States, and it just keeps getting bigger. For the last few years, every Cyber Monday has set a new sales record—$9.4 billion in 2019, $7.9 billion in 2018, $6.6 billion in 2017, and so on. It’s come a long way from its creation in 2005 when it was only the 12th biggest online shopping day of the
Cyber Monday is a great time to score savings on Amazon. The retail giant offers deep discounts across all categories of its enormous selection of products. You can find Amazon Cyber Monday deals on everything from bestselling tech like Fire Tablets to trending toys like L.O.L. Surprise dolls. That makes checking everyone off your list a breeze this holiday s