Wal-Mart is starting its sales earlier this year. Here's a cheat sheet of deals the retailer is offering on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.
The store is kicking off some of its hottest 'Black Friday' deals early -- on Thanksgiving at 8 p.m.
Toys R Us CEO Gerald Storch shows off the hottest toys for the 2012 holiday season, including the toy retailer's new tablet for kids.
Retailers are falling over themselves to lure in holiday shoppers with deals including matching online prices, extending layaways, and even making their own tablets.
Some of the holiday season's hottest toys are already flying off shelves, since retailers like Wal-Mart, Kmart and Toys R Us pushed up their layaway plans earlier this year.
The founder of deal-site Brad's Deals shares tips on how to navigate stores on the busiest shopping day of the year.