Black Friday and All the Deals
After the Thanksgiving shuffle and inevitable Turkey-induced coma comes the almost equally chaotic Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. An American tradition where people from all over the country wake up at ungodly hours to buy a new flat-screen television or get 50 percent off clothing. Here’s a list of some of the top deals found this weekend in the Chicagoland area.
Black Friday Deals:
Fashion Outlets of Chicago
5220 Fashion Outlets Way
Rosemont, IL 60018
Want deals on top of deals? Stop by the Fashion Outlets of Chicago for some big deals in stores all across the mall. With special hours opening at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving for a full 24-hours through 10 p.m. on Friday, November 24, there’s no excuse to get over to the outlet mall and get shopping. There are tons of promotions going on all across the mall, but some of the best deals include ASICS: with 50% off select apparel. Bose: sale of $70 SoundTrue Ultra Headphones, $179 QC25 Noise Cancellation Headphones and $199 Companion 20 Computer Speakers. Cole Haan Outlet: 60% off entire store, select exclusions. DKNY: 50 – 80% off storewide. Neiman Marcus Last Call: 40 – 80% off everything.
4626 W. Diversey Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639
You can find the best iPhone deal this Black Friday at none other than Walmart. The retailer giant is offering the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X. Apple doesn’t allow their products to be offered at discounted rates, but Walmart is getting around this loophole by offering $300 gift cards with purchase of any listed iPhone. Making the iPhone 7 32 GB model only $249 from its original price of $549. What’s the catch you may be asking? The offer’s only available for Verizon and AT&T customers signing a new two-year contract. This deal begins for shoppers at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and is available all day on Friday on its websites and in stores.
Who said Black-Friday deals are all about electronics? WOW airlines have dubbed the day “Purple Friday” with deals starting on Friday, Nov. 23. The Icelandic airline will be offering one-way fares from Boston, Pittsburgh and Chicago to Reykjavik, Amsterdam, London and Dublin for just $99.99. These flights are good through May 2018, so don’t delay and book your flight across the Atlantic!
Cyber Monday Deals:
RCN is offering holiday deals for new customers now through Nov. 27. The local TV, Internet and phone service provider is offering a $50 Visa gift card and free install for any bundle with 155 Mbps Internet or higher or 1 Gigabit a la carte Internet – up to 155 Mbps Internet + Digital TV + Showtime, The Movie Channel & Starz for $44.99 and Internet speeds up to 1 Gigabit for $54.99, up to 1 Gigabit. All deals come with next-day installation, no contracts and 24/7 U.S. based award-winning customer service.
Dell’s Cyber Monday Deals
With the convenience of shopping online, Cyber Monday deals are becoming more and more popular with a lot of deals on electronics available. Some of the biggest deals come on the Monday after Thanksgiving. Some of Dell’s Cyber Monday biggest deals are an LG 65” OLED 4K Smart HDR Ultra HDTV plus a free 4K 3D Blu-ray player for $2,699.99 (usually $4,798.99). Limited quantities go on sale at 10 a.m. ET on Nov. 27. Another deal to keep a look out for is the Inspiron 15 5000 gaming laptop with Intel Core i5, 8 GB Ram, 246 GB SSD and a Nvidia GTX 1050 for $699.99 (originally $849.99). Limited quantities go on sale starting at 3 p.m. ET on Nov. 27.
Have fun shopping and be safe!!