By Jim Melwert
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – As we approach the final shopping weekend of this Christmas season, expect to see some big discounts and good sales.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Flash Flood Warnings Across Tri-State Area As Nor'easter Dumps 2 to 3 Inches On Region
There have been some deals along the way, but retailers haven’t been offering big blockbuster sales they have in years past. But, in hopes of saving a season that’s been disappointing, we could see those retailers offer up some big deals this weekend, good news for those of us who wait until the last-minute:READ MORE: Pennsbury School Board President Details Violent Threats Made Against Board Members
“Yeah, it’s a good thing. I’m still shopping,” one woman said. “Not done yet, getting there.”MORE NEWS: 7-Year-Old Boy Killed In Strawberry Mansion Hit-And-Run, Police Say
Hoping to make up ground before Christmas, retailers say there will be buy-one-get-one-free sales or other deep discounts. A couple popular clothing stores are cutting prices on everything from 40-60 percent. And the big-box stores say they’re working to re-stock the popular, harder-to-find items.