How to Get the Best Holiday Deals

Follow these dos and don'ts for saving money on gifts.

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when consumers flock to the malls to score deals, is just around the corner. So some of you might be developing your game plan already. Or maybe you're gearing up for Cyber Monday, when retailers offer deals online. Andrea Woroch of and provides some dos and don'ts to consider when looking for deals:

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Cameron Huddleston
Former Online Editor,

Award-winning journalist, speaker, family finance expert, and author of Mom and Dad, We Need to Talk.

Cameron Huddleston wrote the daily "Kip Tips" column for She joined Kiplinger in 2001 after graduating from American University with an MA in economic journalism.