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Black Friday deals have been available for so long now, it almost feels like the day after Thanksgiving will be a last hoorah, rather than the big kickoff of the holiday shopping season.

The shockingly low sale prices that usually have people clamoring to get through the doors of their local Best Buy or Walmart have steadily been made available since basically mid-October. With so many deals already circulating (and possibly even already wrapped under your Christmas tree), you might be wondering: Is Cyber Monday even going to be a thing this year?

Best Deals on Black Friday or Cyber Monday?

Every year, shoppers wonder whether Black Friday or Cyber Monday will have the best deals, and whether it's better to shop online or in stores. But over the past few years, the big doorbuster sales people have come to expect on Black Friday are equally available online, and they have often been up for grabs before and after Black Friday itself, no doorbusting necessary.