So today is free shipping Friday – the day that many online merchants offer free shipping and the promise that the good will be delivered in time for Christmas. This year more than 1,700 online merchants are offering this service.
Some of the stores to waive all shipping today include Dell, Barnes & Noble and Land’s End. Today is one of the last chances to purchase your goods and have them guaranteed to arrive in time for Christmas. People leaving their online gift buying much longer are taking an unnecessary risk. This makes free shipping day the perfect opportunity to make those last minute Christmas buys.
Many other stores are offering free shipping if the consumer spends above a certain amount, for example $25. This saves them taking a loss by offering free shipping on small purchases.
Free shipping Friday may not offer the same fantastic deals that were available on Black Friday, however there are sure to be some fantastic available. It is also the last day to have good gauranteed to arrive before Christmas, and with the amount saved on shipping is a great time to buy. It also saves that last minute dash out to the shops.
Let us know how you have got on with free shipping day.