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Our favorite daily deals today include 50% off at the celebrity favorite clothing boutique, SINGER22, s'mores and brownie makers for just $15, and a luxury tour of London England.
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Today's daily deals include a HDTV and 3D TV deals, kitchen goods, and more.
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB (unlocked) ($619; $649 value)
We have more tablets and tablet accessories today, as well as home goods and more. And don't miss the Best Buy Midnight Sale, Online Only, tonight (4/17) at Midnight Through Wednesday (4/18) at 8am
Today we have three tablet deals, including a refurbished Kindle Fire from Amazon for only $139. Other deals include a kids' playhouse with walls to color in, deals at popular clothing stores, and more.
Today we have a deal on the Coby Tablet, NOOK eReaders, lots of kitchenware, and more. Restaurant.com is offering $2 for most $25 Restaurant.com Gift Certificates. (Use promo code 'BLOOM' at...
Today's deals include a hot deal on the Barnes & Noble NOOK, Xbox and Wii games, and more. Also, Home Depot is offering a Spring deal on string trimmers: FREE TrimmerPlus Edger Attachment
Today's deals include a cheap iPod/iPhone speaker dock, more kitchen gadgets and tools, and much more.
Cuisinart 6qt. Pressure Cooker ($49.99; $185 value)
The best daily deals today include cheap computer memory, several deals on kitchen tools, and more.
Garmin nuvi 2300LM GPS ($89; $199 value)
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We have lots of deals today, from boots and bags to kids toys and fun tech gadgets, including a $400 luggage set marked down to $100, and a cheap down comforter.
Today's daily deals include two great laptop deals, a digital camera marked down $70, kitchen supplies, and more.
Today's daily deals include two Apple docking stations, a great deal on the KitchenAid Mixer, and much more.
Sony Speaker Dock for iPod/iPhone with Radio,
Although the weather may be variable, retailers stick to a seasonal schedule -- and that means savings for the smart consumer. Use this post-holiday seasonal transition month to score deals on jewelry,
A smart grocery trip today can keep the pizza deliveryman away. A well-stocked refrigerator and pantry are essential for cooking quick, cheap meals (see our earlier blog post for ideas). However,
Here are the best daily deals for today, including a 23" LED monitor from Acer, kitchen and bedding supplies from Groupon, and more.
Today's top daily deals include a 3-D camcorder/media player bundle marked down from $600 to $169, an interchangeable lens digital camera for $275 (usually $500), and much more. Check them out below!
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February 13th Daily Deals - Garmin GPS Deal, Cheap Portable DVD Player, Exercise Equipment, and more.
The best daily deals of today include a $40 refurbished portable DVD player from Best Buy, a $250 Garmin GPS with lifetime map and traffic updates marked down to $109, and many more. Groupon just released...
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Today we have some great tech deals in addition to our Valentine's day deals. Ebay has a waterproof, fireproof 2 TB external hard drive marked down to $250 from the regular price of $420, Amazon has...
Today we have to great flip camcorder deals, more romantic Valentine's day gifts, and more. Best Buy:
Sony Bloggie Touch 8GB HD Camcorder ($94.99, $199.99 value)
Knowing when to purchase what can mean big savings throughout the year. Savvy shoppers take advantage of two major, and related, trends: seasonal shifts and post-holiday efforts to clear out inventory.
Today we found an $80 7" Android tablet, a $30 leather iPhone case marked down to $5, and more.
Coby Kyros 7" Tablet with 4GB Memory ($79.99, $129.99 value)
Today we found daily deals for a Sony eReader, movie tickets, a refurbished HP Laptop, a 10 piece bakeware set, and more.
Sony 6" eReader ($115; $150)
The best daily deals of today include a Bose speaker system, two HDTV deals, iPad accessories, and more. Amazon:
Bose Multimedia Speaker System ($59.99; $99 value)
Today we have a cheap Bluetooth headset daily deal, a $170 Coby HDTV, and more. Best Buy:
Coby 32" Class 720p LCD HDTV ($169.99, regularly $299.99)
Budget drinkers rejoice with full-bodied, well-balanced red wines, top-selling Chardonnays, and sparkling wines shockingly similar to true Champagne, all below $20.
**UPDATED 11/23 AT 4:40 PM**
We will be updating this blog post continuously as new deals are announced! Newest update: Amazon's Black Friday deals.
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