Cyber Monday deals to test limits of retailers' websites


The much-hyped marketing day is expected to be the largest U.S. online shopping day ever, generating $7.8 billion in sales, according to research firm Adobe Analytics, which tracks transactions at most of the top United States online retailers.

USA retailers have also bombarded shoppers with thousands of promotional emails, but that drew the ire of several people who complained that they woke up to a deluge of cyber Monday emails compared to years past.

If you want to get your holiday shopping out of the way, this 15% discount could be the ideal incentive.

Toys are expected to have the biggest discounts on Cyber Monday, Adobe Analytics said, as retailers fill the void left by the bankruptcy of top USA toy retailer Toys "R" Us.

Hulu is offering what may be the most shocking deal this year, giving a whole year of Hulu Premium (ads included) for.99.

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One of the top Cyber Monday TV deals is the Sony 55-Inch 4K Smart TV that's on sale for $1,098.

Some products, including smartphones, jewelry, toys, may be cheaper at other times of year (Valentine's Day for diamonds and New Year's Day for exercise equipment).

The Apple Store may not be worth it: The Apple Store is bundling gift cards when you buy older models at full price.

Consumer advocates also advise consumers to stick to a strict budget, avoid add-ons and use price-comparison tools like Shopify and PriceGrabber. That's why it can be so easy to forget the online phenomenon that happens today: Cyber Monday.