At this point, it has likely become necessary for strategic planning when it comes to Black Friday...especially since it starts on Thanksgiving evening for some retailers and shoppers have become more inclined to take full advantage of that head start.

So, if you're a Black Friday warrior, this list could be a very big help to you.

WalletHub has crunched the numbers--they're GREAT at it--and come up with the best places to get the best Black Friday deals in 2017.

Those number crunchers took a look at 35 big U.S. retailers and determined that Kohl's and JCPenney are at the top of the list. In fact they are tied in the category "Avg. % Discount by Retailer" at 66.3%.

That's a hefty discount.

And, of course, both of those stores have locations in does Macy's which also checks in inside the top ten.

Plus, there are five more in the top twenty. And there's also a chart that breaks down discounts into merchandise categories.

Enjoy Black Friday shopping and, by all means, plan your work and work your plan.