Cyber Monday, which falls on the Monday after Thanksgiving, is the unofficial kickoff to online holiday shopping. As the turkey haze wears off, many web retailers slash prices or offer exclusive coupon codes to entice shoppers.
"Cyber Monday is a huge online shopping day and we really have seen a very, very strong Black Friday here at pricegrabber.com," said Lexie Pucket of the online comparison shopping website. "We are very optimistic about Cyber Monday. It's all about making sure you're not just looking at the big box retailers. Make sure you're checking out those mid-tier retailers"
Up to 90 percent of online retailers are expected to offer special promotions.
But as always, experts warn to beware of cyber crooks.
Here are a few money-saving Cyber Monday deals to help your holiday spending budget.
For shoe purchases made on Amazon.com, consumers can get 25 percent off with a $75 purchase and 30 percent off with a $150 purchase. The retailer is also advertising a discount of 30 to 50 percent on select Fisher Price toys.
The electronics store is offering a two-day Web special for the Panasonic Viera Plasma HDTV, bumping the price down to $1,799.99 which amounts to a savings of $1,400.
Macy's began their Cyber Monday one day earlier on Sunday, offering consumers free shipping sitewide with a $75 purchase. This shipping promo expires Nov. 29.
They're also offering a buy-one-get-one-free deal on select women's sweaters. The department store also cut prices on other clothing items, jewelry and furniture.
Target is holding a one-week Cyber Sale with discounted prices on various items including toys, bed and bath products, furniture and electronics like GPS devices and digital cameras.
The apparel, shoes and accessories site is offering a 20 percent sitewide discount with the code, "LUCKY20" starting 12:01 a.m. Monday.
The popular designer is offering a 25 percent Web exclusive discount on all sale items for two days with the coupon code, "CYBER25."
The book chain is offering 25 percent off one item for Barnes & Noble members. For non members, they're offering free shipping on all orders. B & N is also offering a deal on best sellers - buy one and get the second book for 50 percent off.
With the coupon code, "Santa," you get free shipping on all orders. Also, they're offering a deal on the Samsung 32-inch 720P LCD HDTV, pricing it at $329.99 - the regular price is $443.99.
Certain Imaginarium and Nerf toys are buy one get one 50 percent off. Also, the toy chain is offering a free box of 120-count crayons with a $25 Crayola purchase.