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On Friday, 800 stores will offer free shipping

Posted at 11:49 AM, Dec 15, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-15 14:49:49-05

Sometimes it pays to wait until the last minute.

On Friday, Dec. 18, more than 840 participating retailers will offer free shipping, no minimum purchase required.  Walmart, Target, Cabela’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods and DSW Shoe Warehouse are a few of our favorites.

See the full list of participating stores at freeshippingday.com.

This story originally appeared on TheDailyClutch.com

Most retailers are also offering deals or discounts, which will be revealed on Freeshippingday.com at 12:01 a.m. EST.

Purchases made on Free Shipping Day are guaranteed to arrive by Christmas Eve.

According to a Gallup poll, Americans plan to spend an average of $830 on Christmas gifts this year, compared to $720 in 2014. Much of the spending will be done online. 

Thanksgiving weekend shopping reports estimate that $102 million was spent in stores, and a whopping $103 million spent online

Happy shopping!