Are you Prepared for Black Friday?
There are two keys to success when it comes to Christmas shopping. First, plan ahead. Second, don't wait until the last minute. Thus, get your game plan and start with Black Friday. Wallethub.com puts together ultimate preparation resource together for Black Friday. I thought I would share their excellent list of articles.
Belk, JCPenney and Stage are 2018’s Best Stores for Black Friday, offering an average discount of at least 62.1%.
Jewelry will offer the most value on Black Friday 2018 relative to their current prices, while computers & phones are expected to be the least rewarding deals.
35% of people plan to spend more than $500 on holiday shopping in 2018 (vs. 33% last year), according to WalletHub’s 2018 Holiday Shopping Survey.
Disney, iTunes and Visa top the list of 2018’s Best Gift Cards.
Consumers can save $500+ with one of 2018’s Best Credit Cards for Holiday Shopping.
All store credit cards do not charge an annual fee, and the average card offering rewards in the form of discounts gives you more than 29% off your first purchase, according to WalletHub’s 2018 Store Card Landscape Report.
Most of the major retailers offering 0% financing use a dangerous feature called deferred interest, which has the potential to make holiday purchases up to 27.5 times more expensive than expected.