CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) - We may be more than a week away from Black Friday shopping, but avid shoppers are already planning ahead. You need a game plan, and FOX 32 News have some options for you!
Many Black Friday ads were leaked online.
If you're looking for some deals ahead of the shopping rush, some stores have you covered. Wal-mart has a special feature called 'the Daily Savings Center.' If you don't want to wait for Black Friday, you can take a look at the tab at the top of the screen.
One deal found on Monday was for the big Star Wars fan, the Complete Saga on Blu-Ray. It was originally $140, now down to $90.
Target's featured Black Friday ads feature an HD video drone for $395 and an Xbox One bundle for $300, that purchase will earn you a $60 gift card.
For those looking ahead to Cyber Monday, here are some options for you.
RetailMeNot.com is an online shopper's best friend. It's a hub for coupons. Anywhere from 15 to 50 percent off. It provides you with codes and all you have to do is copy and paste before you complete your order.
CyberMonday.com will also help you navigate the top deals if you don't want to wait in long lines.
Some of the places where you can find deals, Nordstrom, Sephora, H.P. and even Ebay, with some gifts there up to 60 percent off. You can cruise tons of sites to find the best deal.
While you're at it, experts say you need to be cautious when shopping online.
Here are some other helpful tips:
- Go to the store's site directly.
- Beware of Cyber Monday emails with attachments, make sure you type the company's website and not simply click on the link, to be sure the deal is for real.
- Don't use debit cards, you don't want to give hackers access to your bank account.