5 Tips For A Successful Black Friday
With Black Friday 2018 right around the corner, everyone is scurrying to to prepare for the big day. Here are some tips to help you save more money, and make this years Black Friday stress free.
1. Do Research Beforehand
With thousands of deals at hundreds of stores, it can be impossible to sift through the deals and find what you you want on Black Friday. But this doesn’t have to be the case. Many stores leak their Black Friday Ads early so you can view them and keep track of what you want. Doing this will let you compare sale prices with other stores, so you end up with the best deal.
2. Create a Shopping List
This might sound obvious, but it is a crucial step in making sure you get the deals you really want. When going to a store on Black Friday, you might get carried away with all all the deals on things you don’t really need, and may end up missing out on the deals you want most. Creating a prioritized shopping list will help keep you on track.
3. Shop using Discounted Gift Cards
Everyone loves stackable deals, and Black Friday is the best day to stack ’em. On top of the advertised Black Friday deals, you can save even more money by purchasing with discounted gift cards. Websites like Raise.com sell gift cards to hundreds of popular stores, such as Target, Macy’s, BestBuy, and Walmart, discounted up to 52%! Sign up today and get $5 Free!
4. Shop Online
Everybody loves saving and getting the best deals, but not everybody is made out to sit on long lines and fight for door busters. Thankfully, these days you can get most Black Friday deals online. Just make sure to checkout right away, as deals sell out real fast!
5. Not Everything is Really a Deal
Although Black Friday is known to be the biggest deal day of the year, just remember that not everything on Black Friday is a deal. Always cross check prices at other stores like Amazon, to make sure the discounts are real. Very often, the “original price” is inflated to make the discount look bigger than it really is. Do your due vigilance.