Pay for shipping? No, not you! If you are thinking of procrastinating about holiday shopping but don't want to pay for overnight delivery of your gifts, then this is the list for you. We've rounded up the 20 top retailers' shipping deadlines for standard shipping and their latest possible deadline for expedited shipping.
Remember, you can always get a last minute gift sent in time if you send an electronic gift certificate via email!
And stay tuned for our list of 100 retailers who can do last-minute shipping!
|Retailer||For Standard Shipping||Expedited Deadline|
Super Saver: Dec. 16
Standard: Dec. 20
|Barnes & Noble||Dec. 15||Dec. 21 (in Manhattan Dec. 24)|
|Bed, Bath & Beyond||Dec. 17||Dec. 22|
|BestBuy.com||Dec. 21 (before 11am ET);||Dec. 24 (before 3pm local time|
|CircuitCity.com||Dec. 9||Dec. 17|
|Harryanddavid.com||Dec. 17 (by 10am PST)||Dec. 22 (10am PST)|
Cost Saver: Dec. 12
Standard: Dec. 14
|JCPenney.com||Dec. 17||Dec. 23 (2pm CST)|
|Kmart.com||Dec. 16 (midnight CST)||Dec. 23 (10am CST)|
|Kohls.com||Dec. 10||Dec. 21|
|Land's End||Dec. 21||Dec. 23 (10am CST)|
|Lowes.com||15-Dec||Dec. 23 (noon EST)|
|Macys.com||Dec. 16||Dec. 22 (before 5pm EST)|
|Sears.com||Dec. 16||Dec. 22|
|Target.com||Dec. 21||Dec. 22|
|Toys'R'Us.com||Dec. 20||Dec. 22 (3pm EST)|
|USPS||Dec. 20||Dec. 22|
|Victoria's Secret||Dec. 18||Dec. 23 (4pm EST)|
|Walmart.com||Dec. 16||Dec. 22|
|Zappos.com||Dec. 23||Dec. 23 (1pm PST)|
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