While many Americans will be flooding shops and malls across the nation, millions will shop from the comfort of their home during the busy Thanksgiving weekend. Many stores will offer some of their best specials on Cyber Monday.

Some shoppers have already gotten off to a head start online. Of those planning on exchanging gifts this year, 57 percent of consumers have already made at least one purchase online, per the National Retail Federation.

The Federal Trade Commission has issued its top 10 tips for online shopping during the holidays.

  • Make a list and a budget. Include incidentals, like cards, wrapping paper and eating out.