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The best Black Friday deals in the Capital Region

The best Black Friday deals in the Capital Region

Ebay is also offering its price match guarantee from Black Friday through Cyber Monday. It's called "Don't Wait for Black Friday". Among those planning to shop during November, the most popular timeframes include: remaining days in November after Cyber Monday (57 percent); Cyber Monday (51 percent); early to mid-November, before Thanksgiving week (44 percent) and Black Friday (38 percent).

Indeed, when he first began the website about 12 years ago, he was more likely to get a cease-and-desist order from a retailer than any appreciation for putting their ads online.

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. A whopping 60% of survey respondents said they'd be heading to Walmart this season - with 63% replying so for Amazon - thanks to their reputation for better prices.

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We've found the best tech deals that eBay is offering so far.

That's different from past year when it kept the stores open straight through the night. In addition, nearly two-thirds (60 percent) of the holiday gift budget during the Black Friday shopping week (Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday) will go towards tech products.

So retailers are likely to continue tweaking the Black Friday paradigm in an effort to boost foot traffic, while keeping web traffic strong.


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