Lindsay Sakraida

Lindsay Sakraida

Lindsay Sakraida specializes in writing about retail trends and lifestyle subjects, and her work with DealNews has appeared on MSN Money, Lifehacker, TIME, Business Insider, and more. As a freelance writer, she has been published in a variety of prominent publications, including New York Magazine and CMJ.com. She's obsessed with music, movies, and tennis.

Black Friday Sales Predictions 2017: Inside Info on the Most Likely Doorbusters!

We've made it to November, and the big ads are about to start dropping. Many items will be at their lowest prices of the year during Black Friday, including the usual suspects like TVs and tech. But even clothing, airfare, and beauty items will see big price cuts.

So how good will the prices be? Will they actually be worth waiting for? We took a close look at deal prices throughout the year, as well as trends from Black Fridays past, and made 2017 Black Friday predictions for just about every item you might want to buy.

Black Friday Sales Predictions 2017: Inside Info on the Most Likely Doorbusters!

It might seem early to be thinking about Black Friday, but smart shoppers know that preparation and budgeting are the keys to taking advantage of the sales.

So how good will the prices be? Will they actually be worth waiting for? We took a close look at deal prices throughout the year, as well as trends from Black Fridays past, and made 2017 Black Friday predictions for just about every item you might want to buy.

I Flew to London on a Budget Airline for $380 — Here's What I Learned

Super cheap long-haul flights are becoming popular. But what are the trade-offs to get a flight to Europe that's cheaper than many domestic routes? One of our editors flew to London and found out that it's totally doable — if you're willing to give a few things up.