Holiday Shipping Tips 2012

Last-Minute Christmas Shipping 2012

If you missed the Free Shipping Day deals, don’t panic.  There is still time to order your gifts and get them in time for Christmas.  Many retailers are extending their deadlines and some, like Toys “R” Us, even offer shoppers same-day in-store pick-up through Christmas Eve.  If you plan to purchase the remainder of your gifts online, make sure that the item is in stock and the merchant has these shipping methods available before placing your order.  Offered below are the last-minute holiday shipping policies of Toys “R” Us,, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Toys “R” Us Christmas Shipping Calendar 2012

Free Store Pickup is available through Monday, December 24.  Just order online by 2PM EST and pick up your order the same day. Click here to read more about shipping guidelines for Toys “R” Us.






 Holiday Ordering Cutoffs 2012

Amazon shoppers can place orders as late as 7PM EST on Friday, December 21 using two-day shipping.  Click here to read more about last-minute shipping from


Best Buy Guaranteed Christmas Delivery

Wednesday, December 19 is the last day to place an order that is guaranteed to arrive by Christmas.  Orders must be placed before 1PM EST.  Best Buy also offers store pickup for select items on December 24.  Click here to learn more.

Christmas Shipping from Best Buy

Walmart Christmas Shipping Guidelines 2012

Order by Friday, December 21 and select Express Shipping.  For last-minute gifts on Christmas Eve, Walmart also offers same-day in-store pick-up.  Remember to allow 4 hours for processing time.  Learn more.



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