Top 10 Black Friday Shopping Tips for 2017

When it comes to holiday shopping the Connecticut Better Business Bureau said consumers need to comparison shop — and not get swept up in the deluge of Black Friday “sales” — to make sure they aren’t getting a raw deal

About 70% of consumers in the US will shop Black Friday and/or Cyber Monday, When looked at as individual shopping days, Cyber Monday has a slight lead, as 71% of consumers responding to the survey said they intend to shop Cyber Monday, versus 69% who said they intend to shop Black Friday. And this year, many retailers are joining in by modifying their Thanksgiving and Black Friday hours. A participant in the Amazon Associates affiliate program, links provided by Black Friday Dealer to Amazon.com enable them to earn income. Many different retailers have already started offering large discounts online in hopes that they will be able to capitalize on the buying season at large.

Black Friday is a big deal for some retailers. Across the four days of the Black Friday weekend, Argos delivered 263,000 products to 146,000 customers through Fast Track delivery.

Well, if you are thinking of treating yourself to a new tube before Christmas, Black Friday is probably a pretty good time to do it.

Past year savvy shoppers were ready to snap up bargains as soon as deals went live at midnight - with half a million visits to Argos's digital channels between midnight and 1am, equating to 8,000 visits per minute.

Some of us wait all year for the Black Friday shopping season, our heads filled with the promise of scoring the best price of the year on a new TV, tablet, printer, or high-tech gadget.

The biggest hour was 9-10am with 720,000 visits to the Argos website, equating to 12,000 visits a minute and 18 orders per second.

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The huge day of retail discounts has become famous for its technology deals, and every year both Black Friday and Cyber Monday have featured a huge range of discounted TVs front and centre of retailer's offerings.

The leading digital retailer will once again offer deals galore on thousands of products from top brands including Dyson, Phillips, Samsung, Xbox, PS4 and Lenovo across the whole period.

The data from Valassis, derived by a Google Consumer Survey, expects 71 percent of Cyber Monday shoppers will be prepping on the previous day, with 45 percent spending two or more hours in research efforts.

More than half of those planning to shop say they are doing so to take advantage of deals and promotions.

Three global freshmen share how they are planning to do their shopping on their first Black Friday experience, after hearing all about the holiday.

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