You probably had mashed potatoes, gravy and turkey on your mind for a while, but after the Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings, you have to focus and get your savings on with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals!
Black Friday is the official start of holiday shopping and stores seem to be starting their deals earlier and earlier each year. This year plan ahead to help you save time and money!
Here are some helpful tips to get your motivated to shop this holiday season:
- Make A List
Make a list of who you have to shop for, family members, friends, your significant other, co-workers. Whether your list is small or large, plan out what you want to purchase for everyone and set a budget so you don’t have to overspend!
- Check Online & In Store
You have your list and you know who you have to buy for and what you are going to get them. Check online to see if it’s available then head the stores early to compare the price. If the item is less expensive online, save it as a bookmark, come Cyber Monday you’ll be ready to purchase.
Coupons are your friend! Search for coupons online, in emails and in print. Coupons are a serious way to save money this holiday season. There are also plenty of apps and websites available to help consumers save money through shopping through them, submitting their receipts, and even giving cash back on certain items!
Have a safe Black Friday and a happy Cyber Monday!