Black Friday Sales You Need to Know About – and When to Start Shopping

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Get those credit cards ready! Black Friday is just days away, and stores are offering up their best deals of the year. But before you head out to begin that spree, here’s what you need to know about what to shop and when doors open at some of our favorite retailers.

Target’s Black Friday deals kick off at 6 p.m. EST on Thanksgiving Day and run through Nov. 26. Enjoy discounts on TVs, toys, Fitbits, Samsung tablets, books, home appliances, bedding and more.

Best Buy,
Most Best Buy stores open at 5 p.m. EST on Thanksgiving Day. Stores will close at 1 a.m. EST on Black Friday and reopen at 8 a.m. EST on Black Friday. Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island stores are closed on Thursday. They open on Black Friday at 12:01 a.m. EST (ME) and 1 a.m. EST (MA and RI). Featured deals include savings on select MacBooks, HDTVs, Amazon Fire Tablets, video games, DVDs and more.

JC Penney,
JCPenney begins its Black Friday sale at 3 p.m. EST on Thanksgiving Day and will remain open until 10 p.m. EST on Black Friday. Shop select women’s boots for $19.99, and enjoy big savings on apparel, jewelry, luggage, home goods and appliances.

Macy’s will offer major savings beginning at 5pm EST on Thanksgiving Day through 2 a.m. EST on Black Friday. Stores will reopen at 6am EST on Black Friday and remain open until 10 p.m. EST. Doorbusters include 40% off select women’s shoes and boots, 60% off select Charter Club sheets and comforters, and 75% off packable down coats and jackets.

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