TARGET Price Match Policy

Target Price Match Guarantee

Our promise to our guests

  •  We compare prices on over 25,000 items, so you’ll know you’re saving.
  •  To help you save even more, we accept manufacturer’s coupons. We happily accept one manufacturer’s and one Target coupon per item. View our Store Coupon policy.
  •  We organize our stores to make great deals easy to find.
  •  One-stop shopping saves you time, money and all that driving around.
  •  We would never ask you to compromise quality for low prices.

Price Match Guarantee

If you buy a qualifying item at a Target store then find the identical item for less in the following week’s Target weekly ad or within seven days at,,,,, or in a competitor’s local printed ad, we’ll match the price. Price match may be requested at Guest Services prior to your purchase with proof of current lower price or by bringing in your original Target store receipt and proof of the current lower price.

Does not apply to CityTarget stores; see details below.

Price Match Guarantee: the details

  •  The item must be the identical item, brand name, size, weight, color, quantity and model number.
  •  Limit of one competitor online price match per identical item, per guest.
  •  Price must be valid at the time the price match is requested.
  •  Retail price must be shown on the website or print ad. Online prices will be validated by a Target team member.
  •  Competitor online items must be in stock at the time a price match is requested.
  •  Competitor catalogs can be matched as long as the catalog displays a current date, retail price and meets all other competitor ad match qualifications.
  •  If item is not available in a Target store, a rain check will not be issued to match the online price or competitor’s print ad.
  •  We reserve the right to verify a competitor’s advertised price and the availability of the item.

Details do not apply to CityTarget stores; see details below.

Price Match Guarantee: exclusions

Competitor exclusions:

  •  Alaska and Hawaii Target stores are excluded from online competitor price matching.
  •  Items originally purchased at (for items purchased on
  •  Prices from other Target stores.
  •  Online prices from competitors not listed above.

Price exclusions:

  •  “Marketplace” prices:  Price matched items must be sold by,,,, or; prices from third party sellers on these websites will not be honored.
  •  Prices that only display on a website after guests log in.
  •  Clearance, closeout, damaged product, used, refurbished, open packages or liquidation sales.
  •  Prices advertised only as a percent off or dollar off.
  •  Paid membership club or paid loyalty programs (e.g. prices that require a club or loyalty card that is associated with a membership fee).
  •  Buy one, get one if the retail price is not shown in the advertisement.
  •  Competitor coupon-required.
  •  Competitor price matches on items where Target or the competitor is offering a free gift card.
  •  Mail-in offers or instant rebates.
  •  Offers that include financing.
  •  Free product where no qualifying purchase is required.
  •  Bundled offers and special purchases.
  •  Sales tax promotions.

Ad exclusions:

  •  Items advertised as limited time/limited supply/limited quantity.
  •  Black Friday ads (including adjusting prices for previously purchased items).
  •  Pricing or typographical errors.

Item exclusions:

  •  Non-branded items (e.g., produce not marketed under a specific brand name).
  •  Product services (warranties, assembly, etc.).
  •  Target Portrait Studio, Optical and Clinic offers.
  •  Contract cell phone plans and devices.
  •  Items part of movie/game reservation card promotion.

This is Targets Most Recent Price Match Policy as of 11/14/13

CLICK here to see this Price Match Policy ON Target’s Corporate website.

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