Columbus Day Sales 2014: Best Buy, Target & Macy’s

Columbus Day weekend is here, which means there are some great sales going on at most of the major retail stores,

Here’s a list of where to find the best deals this week:

Best Buy:

Their sale is running all week and features everything from cell phones to appliances on sale, in-stores and online.


Their Prep for the Holidays Sales Event can save you up to 25% off major appliances.   Some of their offers include:

-Frigidaire 20.6 cubic ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator: $649.99 (originally $829.99).

-Samsung High Efficiency Steam Washer or 11-Cycle Electric Dryer: $799.99 (originally $999.99).

Create your own Samsung Kitchen package and get an additional 10% off sales prices.

You also have the option of choosing 18-month financing on appliance purchases of $599 and up when you use your My Best Buy Credit Card or 5% back in rewards with standard financing using your My Best Buy Credit Card.


-Trade in for an iPhone 6: Get up to $300 on a Best Buy Gift Card when you trade in a working smartphone and purchase and activate an iPhone 6.

– iPod Touch 5th Generation are all  on sale & you can also save 10% on a $100 purchase of an iTunes card.

-Select MacBooks are on sale online and in select stores( check your local Best Buy).

-GoPro Hero: $129.99, Hero4 Silver Edition: $399.99 and Hero4 Black Edition $499.99.


Target is having major discounts the entire week on home goods, Halloween costumes, decorations & goodies, video games and more in-stores and online.  Here are some of their featured sales items:

Home Goods:

– Up to 25% off home items in every category: furniture, bedding, dining, rugs, kitchen and home decor.

Also, save $15 on purchases of $75 or more when you use the promo code: HOME15.

Halloween Supplies:

– Up to 40% off Halloween costumes and 20% off select Halloween decorations.

– Popular costumes, such as Transformer’s Optimus Prime & Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Michelangelo are just $12 (regularly $20).

– Creepy-crawly decor: 20″ posable spider- $4 (regularly $5) or 50″- $10 (regularly $8) or deluxe white spider web $1.60 (regularly $2).

-Ghastly animated decor: telephone, skull, crow and haunted house $12-20 (regularly $15-25).

-Marshmallow Peeps (1.12 oz pack) 5 for $5

-10% off Cotton candy witch hat, licensed goblets (with candy), cheeseballs or popcorn mix.

Video Games:

-20% off select titles when you reserve any game for $1.  Select games include Fifa 15, Madden 15, Grand Theft Auto and Sims 4.  Games are currently $59.99, but will be reduced to $47.99 when you reserve a game for $1.

-Receive one of the following  3 horror movies for free: Evil Dead, Insidious or The Conjuring when you buy The Evil Within for XBox One/360, PS4, PS3 and PC for $59.99.


-The annual women’s boot and dress sale has women’s dresses and boots for 50% off.

-Women’s long-sleeve tees, Merona and Mossimo Supply Co.  start at $8 and $12 (regularly $12 ans $14.99).

-Men’s C9 Fleeces: $16 (regularly $19.99) both zip-up and pullover styles.

-Men’s C9 active short sleeve tees: $4.


Now trough Monday, October 13 save 30%-70% store-wide on clothing, home goods and more.

-Take an extra $10 Monday until 1 P.M. (EST) on all sale and clearance apparel as well as select home items (excludes specials and super buys).

-$10 off purchases of $25 or more Monday until 1 P.M. (EST).

-Take an extra 10%-20% off Monday with your Macy’s card or Pass: extra 20% off select sales and clearance apparel, 10% off all sale and clearance electronics and watches.

Consumer Expert Tracy Ortiz

I am a mom to 2 little boys: a 10 year- old and an 8 year-old and they are the only things I love more than writing. I am an avid reader, a big sports fan and love a good deal. Most of all, I love keeping up on the latest consumer news and sharing my findings with all of you. When I'm not writing I'm painting- check out my latest in my shop: