Even TV junkies can find Cyber Monday discounts. According to TVaholic, NBC, FX and HBO are offering 30 percent off all show merchandise, plus free shipping. ThinkGeek has “Doctor Who” and “Big Bang Theory” goodies and more, up to half off and no charge for shipping.
According to a report in Forbes magazine, online holiday shopping continues to gain popularity. For the second consecutive week, cyber shoppers spent $5.9 billion. Online commerce for the first 39 days of the November-December holiday season reached $24.6 billion, a 15 percent increase over the same period in 2010.
To date, “Cyber Monday” 2011 holds the title of heaviest online spending day in history at $1.25 billion.