This planning ahead for Black Friday post on Day by Day in Our World is a Fashionista Event. I was provided a promotional item by Coupons.com to inform you of their crazy insane Black Friday Sales, their top 10 gifts giveaway and our $500 giveaway.
I have to confess that I am a Black Friday shopper. I’m not one of those individuals who is waiting in line for hours to get one of the super loss leader items. Instead, I am one who combs through the sale circulars and marks down what I’d like to get. Sometimes I get what is on my list and sometimes I don’t. This year, I’m planning ahead for Black Friday with Coupons.com
Planning Ahead for Black Friday ~ Check Out the Sales
I’ve already started planning my method of attack as several of the ‘usual’ shopping haunts are already publishing their Black Friday circulars online. That does NOT mean I won’t get the newspaper that day and comb through every ad. But, I do like having a heads up for which stores I’m most likely to shop.
Coupons.com has a great Black Friday Sales page up which is a mixture of coupons that you can use at retailers and some links (e.g. Best Buy and Walmart) for the retailer’s Black Friday ad. I’m all for maximizing my budget and am glad Coupons.com is there with discounts to share.
We’ve had some major purchases in our house already this Fall, so Christmas shopping will be a bit lighter this year. However, I thought it might be fun to share a little collage of things that may make an appearance under the tree. The Skhoop Alaskan Down Long skirt on the left is just like the one that was lost/stolen this week. Hubby’s already told me to put it on my wish list as he knows how cold I get during the long Alaskan winter. The movies are ones the boys are wanting…I’m just not saying if I already have them stashed in the house.
Planning Ahead for Black Friday ~ Enter Coupons.com’s Sweepstakes
Coupons.com is hosting a Black Friday sweepstakes where they are giving away 10 ‘must have’ items for this holiday season. Just click on the image above to visit their site and enter.
Each day a different winner is chosen. Here’s the list of what is being given away by day. I know I’ve marked my calendar for pretty much every single day to enter as I could have some happy family members if I won one of those gifts. (Their rules state it could take up to 10 weeks for fulfillment, so if I won a prize I’d just have an envelope with a printed out image of what’s coming.)
11/22 – ONE (1) DAY THREE PRIZE: Canon PowerShot A2500 camera. ARV: $99.99.
11/23 – ONE (1) DAY FOUR PRIZE: Xbox One. ARV: $499.99.
11/24 – ONE (1) DAY FIVE PRIZE: Ugg boots awarded as an www.uggaustralia.com digital gift code. ARV: $200.
11/25 – ONE (1) DAY SIX PRIZE: Samsung 32″ TV. ARV: $239.99.
11/26 – ONE (1) DAY SEVEN PRIZE: Dell Inspiron 15. ARV: $279.99.
11/27 – ONE (1) DAY EIGHT PRIZE: North Face Denali Jacket awarded as a www.thenorthface.com gift card. ARV: $200.
11/28 – ONE (1) DAY NINE PRIZE: Apple® iPad Mini. ARV: $299.
11/29 – ONE (1) DAY TEN PRIZE: Legos awarded as a www.toysrus.com digital gift code. ARV: $100.
Planning Ahead for Black Friday ~ Enter a Group Giveaway to Win $250 to Amazon
Two lucky winners will each receive $250 for Amazon to get their holiday shopping off to a great start. Entries are through the Rafflecopter form below. US only and the giveaway closes on 11/29/13.
Wouldn’t that be an awesome thing to win?
What is on YOUR shopping list for Black Friday this year?
Do you make it an annual shopping ‘holiday’ like many other Americans?