Walmart’s Best Post-Holiday Deals Include Smart TVs, Video Games, and Home Improvement Items

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The holiday shopping season may be over, but that doesn’t mean you still can’t snag some great deals at Walmart. The retail giant is offering big savings all winter long, and today shoppers can find deals like $470 off Smart TVs, $49 off Cuisinart food processors, and up to $30 off video games, just to name a few. Read on for more of our favorite deals on tablets, childcare items, and much more.



- Whalen Barston Media Fireplace for TVs $199 (Save $130)
- Sterilite Four Drawer Unit $54 (Save $26)
- Shark Navigator Professional Upright Vacuum Cleaner $99 (Save $40)
- Lifestyle Solutions Loveseat $239 (Save $100)
- Better Homes & Gardens Galvanized House Candle Holder Lantern $12 (Save $3)


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- The Pioneer Woman All-In-One Instant Pot $49 (Save $50)
- Cuisinart Food Processor $150 (Save $49)
- Cuisinart Two-Slice Toaster $40 (Save $10)
- Farberware Air Fryer $49 (Save $20)
- Farberware Stainless Steel Deep Fryer $40 (Save $10)

Home Improvement

- Hyper Tough 18-Volt Cordless Drill $20 (Save $10)
- 10 Gallon Wet/Dry Poly Vacuum $64 (Save $18)
- Kidde Three-Year Smoke Alarm $4 ( Save $3)
- Steel Shelving Muscle Rack 48'' W x 18'' D x 72'' H $60 (Save $20)
- Honeywell Surround Heater $36 (Save $4)

Video Games/ Gaming


- Insten Two-Pack of Joy-Con Anti-Slip Case Cover for Nintendo Switch $9 (Save $10)
- Madden NFL 20 for PlayStation 4 $40 (Save $20)
- Mortal Kombat 11 for PlayStation 4 $30 (Save $30)
- HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset $80 (Save $19)
- FIFA 20 for Xbox One $30 (Save $30)

Smart TVs


- 70-Inch Roku Smart LED TV $530 (Save $470)
- 55-Inch SAMSUNG Class 4K LED Smart TV with HDR $348 (Save $252)
- 75-Inch VIZIO HDR Smart LED TV $778 (Save $218)
- 58-Inch Hisense Class 4K Ultra HD HDR Android Smart LED TV $348 (Save $80)
- 65-Inch Sanyo Class 4K Ultra HD HDR Roku Smart TV $420 (Save $78)


- Graco Convertible Car Seat $270 (Save $30)
- Monitoring Camera with Digital Pan, Tilt, Zoom, and Two-way Audio $36 (Save $24)
- Graco Duet Connect Baby Swing and Bouncer $91 (Save $59)


- 9.7-Inch 128GB Apple iPad (6th Gen) with Wi-Fi and Cellular $399 (Save $160)
- Contixo Kids Learning Android Tablet with Bluetooth and Parental Control $60 (Save $10)
- 10.2-Inch Fintie TPU Keyboard Case for 2019 7th Gen iPad Tablet Cover $38 (Save $11)

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12 Perfectly Spooky Halloween Decorations Under $25


Halloween is right around the corner—which means it’s officially time to bring out the jack-o'-lanterns, watch scary movies, buy your costume(s), and hang up your festive decorations. Although there are thousands of decorations to choose from, you don’t have to blow your budget while decking out your house or apartment in honor of the spooky season this year. With a little guidance, you'll find plenty of ways to create the perfect ambiance at home without going for broke. (And best of all, you can put the money you saved toward extra Halloween candy to stash away.)

From giant spiders to hanging ghosts and lawn decorations, here are a few of our favorite props under $25.

1. Halloween Pillow Covers (4-Pack); $17


These adorable Halloween-themed pillowcases make the perfect accessory for any couch, sofa, or mattress. Made with thick linen fabric, these are durable, sturdy, and designed to last for seasons to come. (Tip: To prevent the zipper from breaking, fold the pillow in half before inserting.)

Buy it: Amazon

2. Black Lace Spiderweb Fireplace Mantle; $12


This versatile spiderweb prop is made with 100-percent polyester, and its knit lace spiderweb pattern adds a spooky touch to any home. Display it on your doorway, across your fireplace mantel, or atop your table. (It also makes a great backdrop for Halloween photo ops.)

Buy it: Amazon

3. Statement Halloween Signs; $16


These festive, statement-making banners come pre-assembled, making them incredibly easy to install. They’re also weather-resistant and washable for both outdoor and indoor use. Use tape, push-pins, or weights to prevent the signs from blowing away.

Buy it: Amazon

4. Jack Skellington and Sally Plush Dolls; $23 (Each)


Celebrate your favorite holiday with a pair of adorable Jack Skellington and Sally plush dolls from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. Jack stands at 28 inches tall, while Sally is a bit shorter at 21 inches. Set them up on your sofa or against the window sill for all to see.

Buy them: Disney Shop (Jack and Sally)

5. Halloween Zombie Groundbreaker; $22


This spooktacular zombie lawn decoration is sure to scare all of your friends, family, and neighbors alike. Made with a combination of latex, plastic, and fabric, this durable Halloween prop is sure to last for years to come.

Buy it: Amazon

6. Hanging Ghost Decoration; $14

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Drape this handmade, 14-foot-long hanging ghost decoration over your porch, doorway, or window. You can also hang it outdoors over a tree or a (very tall) bush. And, since it comes pre-assembled, you won’t have to waste time constructing it yourself.

Buy it: Amazon

7. Two-Piece Hanging Ghost Set; $17


This pair of ghosts adds a whimsical touch to any home. While they’re not “scary,” per se, they certainly are adorable. Display them in your front yard, on your porch, on a lamppost, or a tree. To hang, simply tie the ribbons and bend the wires, arms, and tails.

Buy it: Amazon

8. Pumpkin String Lights; $19

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Not only are these solar-powered, 33-foot-long LED string lights good for the environment, they’re also incredibly easy to install (no long, tangly power cable chords necessary). Since they’re waterproof, you can use them both indoors and outdoors. Choose from eight different light settings, including twinkling, flashing, fading, and more.

Buy it: Amazon

9. Inflatable Ghost; $22


This adorable inflatable ghost (which dons a cute-as-can-be wizard hat!) features built-in LED lights and sandbags to help it stay sturdy. It also comes complete with a plug, extended cords, ground stakes, and fastened ropes. Simply plug it in and watch it magically inflate within just a few minutes.

Buy it: Amazon

10. Graveyard Tombstones; $17


Turn your front lawn into a graveyard with this six-piece set. Each tombstone is made with foam and designed to add a touch of spookiness to your space. To install, insert one holder into the bottom of the tombstone, and one into the soil. You can use these indoors, as well.

Buy it: Amazon

11. 10-Piece Skeleton Set; $24

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This skeleton set includes a skull, hands and arms, and legs and feet—plus five stakes to hold everything in place. Each “bone” and “joint” is flexible, allowing you to prop the skeleton into different frighteningly fun poses. Simply place the stakes into the bone socket and turn clockwise.

Buy it: Amazon

12. Outdoor Spider Web; $18


This giant, ultra-stretchy spider web spans a whopping 23 feet. It also includes a 30-inch black spider, 20 pieces of fake spiders, one hook, and one nail. Its thick polyester rope—combined with the sturdy stakes—allows the spider web to stay in place all season long. Place the hook on a wall or tree, and expand the web using the stakes.

Buy it: Amazon

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11 Products That Will Upgrade Your Car


Whether you're still driving to work every morning, planning a road trip, or simply running errands on the weekend, you'll want to check out these car upgrades and accessories while they're on sale today.

1. CarAIDE 18-in-1 Super Safety Jump Starter and Multi-Tool; $80 (20 percent off)


This multi-tool can get you out of more than a few hairy situations: It can break a window, jump start a battery, and work as a power bank. It even includes a flashlight, emergency SOS flasher, burglar alarm, and built-in compass to cover just about everything you need in one shock-resistant tool.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

2. Autowit 12V Portable No-Battery Car Jump Starter; $122 (23 percent off)


If you’re looking for a jump starter, this battery-free model from Autowit can do the job quickly with a lower spark and explosion risk.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

3. Autowit Cordless Tire Inflator; $60 (14 percent off)


This cordless tire inflator comes with a simple gauge that lets you know exactly how much air to put into a tire, and there's even an automatic shutoff feature to avoid over-inflation. Beyond car tires, the inflator can assist with pumping up basketballs, inflatable boats, and more.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

4. THINKDIAG: Professional Vehicle Diagnostic Tool And One-Year App Subscription; $100 (16 percent off)


This handy app will perform 16 complete vehicle tests, data monitoring, and OBD functions across 115 car brands straight from your phone.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

5. THINKOBD 100: Full Automotive Scan Tool; $30 (14 percent off)


Turn your own garage into an auto shop with this plug-and-play scan tool that can diagnose engine fault codes, perform engine light checks, identify a car's VIN, and more.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

6. JumpSmart 37,000mWh Portable Vehicle Jump Starter Kit; $200

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This jump-starter kit won the Best of CES Editor’s Choice with its three-in-one jump starter, flashlight, and power bank. It can light up your surroundings with a 330-lumen LED flashlight and charge up just about any device that needs it on the road.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

7. Gravity X Car Mount; $20 (33 percent off)

Gravity X

The whole point of a car mount is to give you hands-free access to your phone, so when a mount requires two hands to simply set it up, it sort of defeats the purpose. This mount uses the phone’s weight to allow an easy, one-handed setup that’s simple to use while driving.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

8. GoSafe S780 Dash Cam with Sony Image Sensor; $200 (33 percent off)


This dash cam can record in low light with its dual-channel system in both the front and rear of the vehicle at the same time.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

9. KOBRA Wireless Car Scanner; $15 (70 percent off)


Keep tabs on your car with this wireless scanner that uses Wi-Fi connectivity to diagnose any car problem and unlock data about your vehicle in real time.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

10. Papago GoSafe 366 Dash Cam; $250 (16 percent off)


Car accidents happen fast, and it can be hard to remember to take down all the details to report back to insurance. This dash cam will capture it all in HD quality and save files automatically for you to share for accuracy.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

11. Mini Cordless Car Vacuum Cleaner; $40 (20 percent off)


This cordless vacuum will get in every nook and cranny to preserve that new-car feeling. One of these belongs in every car, whether you're munching on a road trip or bringing your pup along for the ride.

Buy it: The Mental Floss Shop

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