Navigating Black Friday Deals in Style with Mike Bako

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Mike Bako, Digital Journalist and Trends Expert, Discusses His Tips for Navigating Black Friday.

Black Friday is nearly here, and everyone knows, it can be a great time to score some incredible deals. However, it can also be an overwhelming day, especially if unprepared. Whether navigating a crowded mall on Friday, November 27th or trying to find the right deal online during Cyber Monday, it pays to have a helping hand. Recently, Digital Journalist and Trends Expert, teamed with YourUpdateTV to discuss the best ways to take advantage of Black Friday.

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When looking for deals, it’s always prudent to avoid the traffic and long-lines that come with heading to a store. Anything that saves time and stress can be a major plus during the holidays.

Something for the Food-Lovers:

Omaha Steaks, America’s Original Butcher, is a great gift for those shopping for food-lovers, or anyone looking for quick and easy meal to serve guests when entertaining.

They have a number of incredible Black Friday deals that run through November 30th,
including free shipping on all orders of $75 or more, and buy more, save more pricing:

  • $5 off orders of $75
  • $10 off orders of $100
  • $15 off orders of $125,

and starting on Cyber Monday, shoppers can find 50% off everything on, plus free shipping and free Chocolate Mousse and Caramel Cups on orders over $59.

The Tasteful Gift Package is a perfect option and includes 2 filet mignons, 2 top sirloins, boneless pork chops, Omaha steaks burgers and more.

To send a holiday gift package from Omaha Steaks, just go to, call 1-800-228-9055 or visit one of Omaha Steaks’ more than 50 retail stores across the country.

Navigating Bad Weather in Style:

A big trend this year has been shoppers desire for products and items that are versatile. Something they can wear whether going to work, hanging with friends, travelling or…doing a little holiday shopping.

Vessi are the world’s very first 100% waterproof knit sneaker. What does this mean? Well, it means no more clunky rain boots. It means no more packing four different types of shoes when travelling. It means being ready for bad weather at a moment’s notice. Navigating winter weather with style can be difficult, so having a protective and stylish option in Vessi is truly unique.

For shoppers looking to get a jump start on holiday shopping, starting Monday, November 18th, shoppers will receive gift cards with each purchase that can be used for additional Vessi purchases through the end of January. These are available exclusively online at

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About Mike Bako:
Mike Bako is a broadcast and digital journalist. Reuters, FOX News, Fox Business, WPIX in New York, and ESPN Radio all frequently rely on Mike’s insights on new trends, current events, sports, and culture. He currently serves as editor of the lifestyle and news website Daily National. Mike is a dad and father to a beautiful son named Evan.

About YourUpdateTV:
YourUpdateTV is a social media video portal for organizations to share their content, produced by award-winning video communications firm, D S Simon Media ( It includes separate channels for Health and Wellness, Lifestyle, Media and Entertainment, Money and Finance, Social Responsibility, Sports and Technology.

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