It’s not too early to think holiday shopping! Hank has the hottest toys, best deals, and more

Stores already preparing for holiday season

Shoppers at a Target store. (WDIV)

ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – It’s the middle of September, and most people aren’t yet thinking about Halloween, let alone Christmas. But many big box stores and local toy shops have already started planning.

Lists ranking this season’s hottest toys are already out, and savvy shoppers might be developing their strategy for holiday shopping.

Local 4 Consumer Investigator Hank Winchester is taking a look at the top-ranked toys of the year, the best deals, and how Metro Detroiters can save money this holiday season.

Check out Hank’s story on Local 4 News at 5 for all the details!

Click here to view the TODAY Show’s list of the hottest toys of 2022.

Click here to view toy deals from Target.

Click here for more top toy lists from Toy Insider.

About the Author:

Hank Winchester is Local 4's Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV's "Help Me Hank" Consumer Unit. He works to solve consumer complaints, reveal important recalls and track down thieves who have ripped off metro Detroiters.