Black Friday 2018: We’re tracking the best deals

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Black Friday means deals, discounts, and specials and that means holiday gifts for your family, friends, and let’s be honest here, for yourself.

Of course, there are a ton of retailers and websites offering specials and keeping track of what’s going on can seem crazy – and that’s where we come in.

Here are some of the best Black Friday sales we are tracking:

Here are some great individual Black Friday deals:



Best Buy

  • iPad Mini 4 and iPad (6th Gen) starting at $249.99 – shop at Best Buy
  • Google Home Mini just $25 and Google Home Hub $99.99 + $10 rewards certificate for My Best Buy members – shop at Best Buy
  • Select Video Games $29.99 including NBA 2K19, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Madden 19, Forza Horizon 4, and more – shop at Best Buy
  • Save $300 on Samsung Galaxy Note9, S9 or S9+ with qualified activation – at Best Buy
  • MacBook Air starting at $799.99 – shop at Best Buy


  • Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft Creators Bundle – $100 off – shop at Walmart
  • Apple Watch – Series 3 – Save $80! – shop at Target
  • Apple MacBook Air 11.6″ Laptop with 1.6GHz Intel Core i5 Processor, 4GB RAM, and 128GB Hard Drive (Refurbished A-Grade), marked down to $499 from $899 – shop at Groupon
  • Apple MacBook Air 13.3″ Laptop with Colored Aluminum Finish and 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD Refurbished (A Grade) – priced at $529, regularly $999 – shop at Groupon
  • Acer Chromebook 15.6″ Laptop with Intel Celeron N3060 Dual-Core Processor and 4GB RAM (Manufacturer Refurbished) – marked down to $199 from $269 – shop at Groupon
  • Apple iPad 4 16GB WiFi Tablet with 9.7″ Retina Display and MFi-Certified Lightning Cable (Refurbished A-Grade) – only $109, down from $499 – shop at Groupon
  • Dell: Up to 40% off Dell PCs and electronics – Shop at Dell!
  • HP Blue Sprocket Portable Photo Printer, $99.99 (originally $129.85) from Amazon


  • Target has marked down a bunch of televisions of all sized – shop at Target
  • Sceptre 50″ Class FHD (1080P) LED TV – only $199 (down from $349) – shop at Walmart



  • Home Depot is offering up to 40% off appliances – Shop at Home Depot


  • Lowe’s is offering 15% off everything sold on their website + Free parcel shipping – Shop at Lowe’s 


  • Walmart has a ton of toys marked down – shop at Walmart
  • Target also is doing a huge toy sale – shop at Target
  • Barbie 3-Story Townhouse – 15% off – shop at Groupon

Las Vegas

  • has $50 off on every single purchase (rooms, shows, helicopter tours, and everything else in Vegas)  – shop at
  • Red Rock Casino: Up to 50% Off with $50 Resort Credit Per Day – Shop at Red Rock Casino
  • Rooms from as low as $25 at Caesars properties in Vegas – shop at Caesars Entertainment
  • Stay at Green Valley Ranch, Las Vegas and get a Date and Skate package for as low as $127 – shop at Green Valley Ranch

Holiday Things

  • Home Depot has marked down Christmas Trees, Holiday Inflatables, Lights, and many more holiday decorations by as much as 20% – shop at Home Depot


  • Men’s Levi’s® 505™ Regular Jeans – $22 off! – Shop at Kohl’s 
  • Family Elf Pajama Sets – 35% off – shop at Groupon
  • 60% off coats – shop at Macy’s
  • Shop $39.99-$59.99 Women’s Cashmere, select styles. Shop at! Valid 11/21-11/24.
  • Women’s Gloria Vanderbilt Amanda Classic High Waisted Tapered Jeans – marked down $25 – shop at Kohl’s 
  • 50-60% off Men’s Shoes. Shop at! Valid 11/21-11/24
  • 20% off Full Price Sunglasses.  Shop at! Valid 11/21-11/24
  • 60% off Pajamas – Shop at! Valid 11/21-11/24
  • MVMT Revolver Bronze Age 41mm Watch, $119 (originally $140 – a nice  $21 savings! from MVMT
  • Cole Haan Men’s ZERØGRAND Water Resistant Hiker Boot, $210 (originally $300) from Cole Haan
  • Cole Haan Women’s 3.ZERØGRAND Chelsea Boot, $189 (originally $270) from Cole Haan

Food and Booze

  • You can get two free pints of ice cream with the purchase of any 4 or 8 pint collection by using code 2FREE – from eCreamery.
  • Wine of the Month Club Subscription – 11% off – shop at Groupon

Sports / Golf

  • Get 30% off your entire order at Calloway Certified Pre-Owned with the code 30BF18 – shop at Calloway Golf

Home Goods

  • iRobot Roomba 670: Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum – save $100! – shop at Walmart
  • Up to 40% off furniture – shop at Target
  • Tasty 30 Piece Heavyweight Non-Stick Cookware Set with a Google Home Mini – down to $99 from $230 – shop at Walmart
  • World Market is doing BOGO on a ton of stuff including ornaments, gift wrap, cookie tins, throw pillows, and more – shop at World Market
  • Rachael Ray Hard Enamel Cookware Set (10-Piece) – marked down to $79 from $249 – shop at Groupon
  • Farberware 6-Quart Digital XL Air Fryer Oven – on sale for $59 (down from $109) at Walmart
  • Get a $100 off plus a FREE Amazon Echo Dot from Eight (who do make a pretty cozy mattress) – shop at Eight
  • Dreamcloud is offering $200 off mattresses for Black Friday – shop at Dreamcloud
  • Zojirushi Fresh Brew Plus Coffee Maker, 10 Cup, $87.49 (originally $190) from Amazon
  • Primrose Road Five-Piece Dining Set, $270.99 (originally $749!) from Wayfair

We will be tracking these deals for everything from Apple Devices to mattresses to clothes to kitchen appliances all day in categories here so you can easily find the deal you are looking for during Black Friday 2018.  So be sure to bookmark the page and come back to find that item you are looking for at what should be a good price.

Plus, hey, by shopping online you won’t have to camp out all night, miss Thanksgiving dinner, and deal with the crazy stores, malls, and parking lots – which can be ridiculous, crazy, and downright insane on Black Friday.

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Have a great Thanksgiving and…

Happy Black Friday Shopping!