Cyber Monday is one of the best times to buy a mattress. And this year? Even moreso. Experts called it. They said that the epic online sales day would include a wealth of home goods, due to overstock. Tons of mattresses are majorly marked down today. Take the Linenspa Dreamer Hybrid, which has racked up more than 3,600 five-star fans at Walmart and, for Black Friday, is just $189 for a queen. Top-notch direct-to-consumer brands like Casper and Purple are offering mega-markdowns too — you can get $300+ off Casper's top-selling queen mattress! But you have to be decisive. With prices this low, it's doubtful these mattresses will stay in stock much longer. Find what you want, click and check out!
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