LIST: The Best Stores for Black Friday Shopping


Thanksgiving usually marks the official beginning of the holiday shopping season, thanks to stores trying to lure folks in on Black Friday. And while like Thanksgiving, Black Friday will look a bit different this year, but that doesn’t mean there still aren’t deals to be had. But how do you know you’re getting the best deals possible?

WalletHub just came out with their list of the Best Stores for Black Friday. They looked at looking at 7,000 deals from 26 of the biggest U.S. retailers’ 2020 Black Friday ad scans.

Topping the list this year for best Black Friday deals is JC Penney, which is offering an average discount of 56.7%.

Top Ten Best Stores For Black Friday

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1.JC Penney (56.7%)

2.Macy’s (56%)

3.Kohl’s (51.9%)

4.Belk (50%)

5.Lenovo (44%)

6.Nordstrom’s (39%)

7.GameStop (38.8%)

8.Office Depot and OfficeMax (33.3%)

9.The Home Depot (32.1%)

10.Meijer (32%) 

As for what items will likely have the best discounts, WalletHub notes

·15.85% of discounts are on computers and phones.

·15.03% are on apparel and accessories.

·11.3% are on toys

·10.5% are on appliances

·9.11% are on consumer electronics

·4.78% are on jewelry

Source: WalletHub