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Nine Best Stores To Hit On Black Friday

Whether you're willing to brave the crowds in the brick-and-mortar stores or prefer to do it from the safety of your own home, chances are you're at least curious about where you can get the best deals on holiday gifts this Black Friday. Well, you won't have to go at it blindly.

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Personal finance site WalletHub scanned 7,000 deals from 35 of the biggest U.S. retailers’ 2018 Black Friday ads. This year's deepest discounter is Charlotte's own Belk. Here are the nine best stores to hit on Black Friday in the greater Charlotte area, with their average savings in parentheses:

1. Belk (68.9%)
2. JC Penney (65.1%)
(tie) 3. Goody's (62.1%)
(tie) 3. Peebles (62.1%)
5. Kohl’s (60.8%)
6. New York & Company (54.5%)
7. Payless ShoeSource (50.3%)
8. Dick’s Sporting Goods (49.9%)
9. Macy’s (48.7%)

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