Holiday Shopping Deadline Cheat Sheet

Whether you’re mailing a package or buying online, you need to know if it will arrive in time for the holidays. The shopping season, marked from Thanksgiving to Christmas, is six days shorter than it was last year. Thankfully, there’s still enough time to place online orders with some retailers — but time is ticking. NBC News recently posted a holiday shipping deadline cheat sheet for online shoppers. Amazon Prime members have until Sunday, Dec. 22 for ordering tens of millions of items that are delivered for free. Walmart’s big deadline for most holiday online orders is Sunday, Dec. 22 at 11 a.m. PT. Target recommends that customers order by Friday at 12 p.m. CT to receive free, guaranteed delivery by Christmas Eve. NBC lists these holiday favorites, and many more, on their holiday cheat sheet, written by Alyssa Newcomb. 12.18.19