Posted at: 11/23/2012 11:56 AM
Updated at: 11/23/2012 12:24 PM
By: WNYT Staff
Most malls in our area opened at midnight.
That includes Crossgates Mall in Guilderland.
Some waited more than 24-hours just to bag a bargain.
At Toys R Us on Wolf Road, the doors opened at eight o'clock Thanksgiving night.
Shoppers say the early openings are one way they can try to save money on a tight budget.
41 million Americans went shopping on Thanksgiving Day.
Many retailers expect to earn from 20 to 40percent of their annual sales revenue between now and Christmas Day.