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Week of November 20, 2017 (see last week)

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Top 10 Tips to Bag a Bargain During Black Friday Week

Black Friday Shopping tips It's time to get ready for all the Black Friday deals, most of which will be available before Friday, November 24. Here are our best tips to snare a great deal, along with specific picks for some of the best-priced items.

Worst Toys of 2017

toys World Against Toys Causing Harm released its annual list of the toys it considers to be dangerous for kids. Some contain small parts that could cause choking, others could cause eye injuries or other harm.


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2-Year CD Rates Now Over 2%

bank Interest rates are finally getting out of the "1's" on term certificates at some banks around the country. You can now get a two-year CD for just over 2% [select your region of the country], for example. Some online banks like are even offering a generous 1.5% for new savings accounts.

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Mouse Print* -- Thanks for Nothing: P.C. Richard's Black Friday Price Guarantee

mouse print Almost no one is doing price matches on Black Friday (or even Cyber Monday, for that matter). But one New York appliance chain is boldly advertising a "Black Friday Price Guarantee" with an unexpected string rope attached. That story is in Mouse Print* this week.

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Bargain of the Week

Get Ready for Black Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Black Friday isn't just the Friday after Thanksgiving anymore. Some sales have already started, and you can expect to see many items, including doorbusters, online late Wednesday night if not sooner. Check out all the Black Friday circulars now at instead of waiting for Thursday's newspaper.

CVS Ibuprofen - 500ct - $5

Until Wednesday only, get CVS brand 200 mg. 500-count ibuprofen for only $5. Their regular price is $15.99.

See also: Hot Deals

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Here are stories to help you spot the best products in various categories that could just make the perfect gift this holiday season. And here are five picks under $100.

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