How to Get the Best Value from Your Black Friday Shopping
Black Friday! One of the few days in the year many of us shoppers are waiting for! So what’s on your shopping list? Before going into a shopping frenzy, read on for some shopping tips to make sure you get the most our of your hard-earned bucks!
Whether you’re shopping for office equipment or for other items, we hope the tips below will help you shop wisely and get more from your shopping budget this year.
Shopping Tips for Black Friday
Let’s start with the simplest, something that you’ve probably been told over and over (but maybe need some reminding of)…
Have a list
If you still don’t have one. If you are relying on memory and gut feel, on what deals and promos you’ll find this Black Friday, that’s a bad way to start your shopping. Without focus, you’ll be looking everywhere and will most likely skip the most important items while getting distracted into getting items you don’t really need.
So yeah, follow what many wise shoppers would tell you—make a list and stick to that list!
If you have seen the typical Black Friday situation in malls and shopping centers, you’d know it’s an ugly scene. And now that we’re still not totally over the pandemic, the situation can get worse. Good thing online shopping is now possible—so much easier, and with the overall experience sometimes so much better.
This year, instead of taking your chances in outlet centers and shopping centers, log in online and shop from the comforts of your home. Just be sure to protect your identity and information when shopping to make sure that your data is safe. Take note of the following safety precautions:
- Shop in websites that you trust. If a site looks suspicious, run away.
- Shop using private connection. It’s best to shop while you are at home connected to your home wifi than outside connected to a public network.
- Watch your passwords. Avoid generic passwords—they might be easier to recall, but they’ll also be easier to guess, making your account more at risk of exposure.
This is another benefit of online shopping—it’s easy to check several items and compare with just a few mouse clicks. You’ve surely heard this before: don’t buy the first thing you see.
If you’re looking for a new office desk, check the top options according to the features you are looking for, compare prices, and then decide which is best for you.
If you take extra effort to do your research, you’ll be rewarded with the right product perfect for your budget and needs.
Price can be one of the biggest factors to consider when shopping, but cheaper doesn’t always mean better. Let’s take our office desk as an example.
Some desks are relatively pricier than others. And if you look more closely, you’ll know why—they have more features, they are made from materials of longer lasting quality, or they might have a longer warranty. In the long run, they return more value because you wouldn’t need to replace them for years.
Start by identifying which features you need the most. Once you have these, check which options provide these at the lowest cost possible, and then go for it.
Take advantage of bundle discounts and shopping deals
If you’re getting a new office desk and you know you’ll likely need other equipment and accessories that will go with the desk sometime in the future (like a new office chair, some new monitor arms, or cable management trays), you’ll likely find providers that will offer these in a bundle at a discounted rate. You can take advantage of the offer to get everything you need without spending so much.
Another tip would be to check the pages of your favorite providers to see what Black Friday deals they have. If you’ve been planning to get an office desk for a while, now is the time! Check your favorite pages for the best deals (check our special offer below).
So, are you ready for Black Friday shopping? Create your list, look around to compare options, check your favorite pages for bundle offers and discounts, and you’re all set!
If you’ve been on the lookout for standing desks, office chairs, and other office equipment, we have a special Black Friday treat for you! We’re giving away special prizes for Black Friday! Head over to our Instagram page to know more about the offer. We hope you win!
MotionGrey is a Canadian standing desk company that specializes in ergonomic furniture. We supply and install only the best quality standing desks and ergonomic chairs in the country.
Our products are designed with wellness as the focal point. From our electric standing desks to our office and gaming chairs, we deliver best value by putting your health, safety, and comfort as top priority. Boost your creativity and level up work performance. We want you to create great outcomes so we’re providing you only the best tools to make them possible.
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