Money-Saving Tips for Shopping on a Budget on Cyber Monday


One of the biggest 2020 retail days will kick off on November 29 during the Cyber Monday sale. In fact, PwC’s 2019 Holiday Outlook claimed that Americans are expected to spend around $1,300 for their holiday shopping this year. Many stores will be offering great discounts and promos the weekend after Thanksgiving so expect to be overwhelmed and exhausted during your shopping spree.

Cyber Monday
Cyber Monday

It feels good to shop during Cyber Monday especially with all the items up on sale. Unless you have millions to spare, it’s imperative you don’t spend all of your savings buying things. Below you’ll find some money-saving tips to help you save more on Cyber Monday.

Cyber Monday sales aren’t just in-store

One of the most common misconceptions during Cyber Monday is that you can only go in-store to get the best deals. Many believe that you have to get there at 6:00 in the morning to avail those “doorbuster” sales but the truth is that’s not the case anymore. You can actually score some amazing prices from the comfort of your own home.

Don’t buy items in full price

Did you know that this year there are only 26 days between Thanksgiving and Christmas? This means there’s a shorter peak holiday season. This means that stores are willing to offer huge discounts as well as promos because they need people to shop with them. There are plenty of ways to save so don’t pay for the full price. You can save lots of money by availing of free shipping codes, coupon codes promo codes and even cashback offers.


Don’t forget to follow popular brands on social media

By now many brands already have social media accounts especially on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Don’t forget to follow them for specials sales and codes. In fact, many offer doorbuster codes during Black Friday Week. They also provide additional discounts during specific times like if you shop between 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Pay attention to what they’re posting on their social media accounts because this is where many retailers are rewarding their loyal fans and followers.

Cyber Monday is one of the most exciting times of the year when you can splurge on items that you want to buy but this doesn’t mean you have to spend a lot of money especially if you aren’t earning millions. Follow the tips above and you can shop until you drop without the guilt.

Earlier we also shared some tips on how to shop on Black Friday and on how to find the best deals, which can be applied to Cyber Monday as well.