It seems not even low, pre-Black Friday prices are luring customers that retailers need to actually end the year in the black. Some stores have resorted to offering incentives in addition to Black Friday savings.
Stop by the following stores to get in on your chance to pick up freebies or enter to win fantastic prizes. Someone has to win; it may as well be you.
Black Friday Shopping Incentives: Pier 1 Imports
Shoppers at Pier 1 Imports on November 28, 29, & 30 will be able to enter to win a 2009 Volkswagen Beetle and a $500 gift card to Pier 1 Imports. Enter in the store, so be sure to drop by your local Pier 1 to check out Black Friday bargains and enter to win your Beetle.
Black Friday Shopping Incentives: Home Depot
Home Depot has teamed up with MasterCard to offer a chance to win double prizes, one to give and one to keep. Every time you use your MasterCard at Home Depot between November 1, 2008 and January 2, 2008 you will be entered in the Home Depot Sweepstakes. Grand prizes include two home makeovers from Home Depot, two trips, and two shopping sprees.
Black Friday Shopping Incentives: Kmart
Kmart is offering a Wish and Win contest for holiday shoppers. There are 7 grand prize winners for seven weeks, including hundreds of additional prizes each week. Grand prizes include a trip to Disney on Broadway in New York, VIP tickets to Disney on Ice, a Disney Home Theater, and a Disney Bedroom makeover. Additional prizes include Kmart gift cards. You don’t even have to wait until Black Friday to enter. Go to wishandwin.kmart.com, pick your dream prize and enter to win. You must be 18 to enter. Sign up for the Kmart newsletter while you are there and you will receive a $5 savings certificate for your next purchase of $50 or more. The savings certificate is emailed immediately.
Black Friday Shopping Incentives: Khol’s
On November 28th and 29th only Khol’s will give you a $10 Khol’s card for every $50 spent in the store or online. The more you spend, the more Khol’s money you get back. You can use the gift cards to continue shopping at Khol’s or give the gift cards as gifts so friends and family can shop at Khol’s.
Black Friday Shopping Incentives: Lane Bryant
Lane Bryant has been running a special since October 18. For every $50 you spend you get $25 Real Women Dollars that may be used toward any purchase in the store. That is an exceptional rebate deal that can help lower your shopping costs. The special continues through November 30.
As you plan your Black Friday shopping spree, don’t forget to check for additional incentives including sweepstakes, store credits, and gifts with purchase. You may end up with more than just bargains.