Black Friday: From boom to bust

Here’s a look at the rise and fall of Black Friday. It all (kind of) starts with Abraham Lincoln. 1863: President Abraham Lincoln makes Thanksgiving, the last Thursday in November, a national holiday. Thanks, Abe! Without Thanksgiving, we wouldn’t (eventually) have Black Friday. Sept. 24, 1869: It’s the first Black Friday ever! Sadly, it has nothing… A & L Furniture […]

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Black Friday 2016: Leaked ads, deals from Walmart, Target, Macy’s, Kohl’s

Savvy shoppers already have been strategizing for days (if not weeks), but if Black Friday 2016 is just now creeping up on you, never fear. We’ve been scouring the circulars for the best Black Friday deals at Walmart, Best Buy, Target, Kohl’s and other Black Friday (and Thanksgiving evening!) destinations. Your first stop: Our roundup of… A & L Furniture […]

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