Black Friday Predictions: JCPenney Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday Predictions: JCPenney Black Friday Ad for 2017

It seems like you can never have too many jeans, hand towels, boots or kitchen essentials. Fortunately, Black Friday is just around the corner, and JCPenney is here to help. They’ll be serving up some of the best can’t-miss deals to help ease your conscience and keep you within your holiday budget. Here are some of the deals you can expect to see this year at JCPenney.

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Doorbuster Debunking: 5 Black Friday Deals That Aren't What They Seem

Doorbuster Debunking: 5 Black Friday Deals That Aren't What They Seem

Retailers love to use the term "doorbuster," especially during Black Friday. It's a way to create the illusion that they've got the best and lowest prices at their store — so low, you would be crazy to pass them up! But when it comes to doorbuster prices, the truth is often more smoke than fire.

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Black Friday Predictions: Macy's Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday Predictions: Macy's Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday at Macy’s is the best time to find the year’s best doorbuster deals on everything from clothing and shoes to home essentials and furniture.

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Black Friday Predictions: Best Buy Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday Predictions: Best Buy Black Friday Ad for 2017

Every year, there's that one guy who makes the news for camping out in front of Best Buy for a month to secure his place in line for the Black Friday doorbusters. We may not advocate claiming your spot in line that early, but that doesn't change the fact that Best Buy's Black Friday doorbusters are always some of the best.

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Give Santa Some Hints with Every 2017 Holiday Toy Book and Toy List

Give Santa Some Hints with Every 2017 Holiday Toy Book and Toy List

When I was a kid, I couldn't wait to get my hands on the Sears Christmas Wish Book, so I could circle everything I wanted Santa to bring. We've collected all of the 2017 toy books and toy lists in one place – you know, because Santa sometimes needs a little nudge to get the hint.  

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The 4 Biggest Myths Black Friday Retailers Want You to Fall For

The 4 Biggest Myths Black Friday Retailers Want You to Fall For

I haven't been to a Black Friday sale in person since I first got internet access. Why? As a Brad's Deals editor, it's my job to shop online, so I know that prices on most things fluctuate every day. Every store wants to have the lowest prices, but none of them want to lose money, so they have to get creative: exaggerating sales and hiding price increases. Most retailers do this so frequently, and so quickly, that the average consumer doesn't have time to do the math in their heads.

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The Lowdown on Layaway: 6 Stores Offering Payment Plans for the Holidays

The Lowdown on Layaway: 6 Stores Offering Payment Plans for the Holidays

We're not huge fans of layaway here at Brad's Deals. While it might seem like an easy way to finance holiday fun, it means paying extra money for things you could buy for less upfront.

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Black Friday Predictions: Kohl's Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday Predictions: Kohl's Black Friday Ad for 2017

Black Friday is easily our favorite time of year at Kohl's, when you'll find more than a week of the year's best coupons, stack them onto the already low-priced Black Friday deals, and earn extra Kohl's Cash in the process. Win, win, and win.

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The Master List of Stores That Are Staying Closed on Thanksgiving Day

The Master List of Stores That Are Staying Closed on Thanksgiving Day

Here's a list of every store that's announced plans to stay closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017, so their employees - and you - can enjoy Thanksgiving with your family.

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Fingerlings Baby Monkeys: 3 Tips for Finding the Hottest Toy of 2017 Without Getting Ripped Off

Fingerlings Baby Monkeys: 3 Tips for Finding the Hottest Toy of 2017 Without Getting Ripped Off

Listen up, parents -- Fingerlings Interactive Baby Monkeys are the one toy that Santa absolutely cannot forget this year. Retailers are already struggling to keep them in stock, so of course the market is flooded with knock-offs, fakes, and opportunistic unauthorized sellers. Oh yeah, and it's just early October. But don't worry, we've got your back.  

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