Black Friday deals: You’ll need to dig [MSN Money]

2057157132_261b3553e0_oMelinda Fulmer at MSN Money writes about 2009 Black Friday deals. She cautions that deals won’t be as widespread, or as deep, as last year. She gives a good overview of where to find holiday deals and even links to a Black Friday iPhone app from DealNews.

Shoppers might have to work a little harder this year to scoop up the best bargains on Black Friday, the traditional post-Turkey Day shopping kickoff.
Retailers aren’t slashing 75% off everything in the store, as they did last year when the deteriorating economy caught them with too much inventory. Rather, they are offering truly hot deals on only a handful of items, such as a $149 laptop computer (OfficeMax), a 32-inch LCD TV for $246 (Target) and a $579 washer-dryer combo (Sears).

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