Forget Black Friday and gift a TV streaming service subscription instead

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2021, our list of ideas, by topic, by recipient and by price, to help you discover the perfect gift.

Even if you have a color-coded spreadsheet of stores to hit, sales and gifts to grab this season, it’s not a bad idea to have a backup plan. After all, holiday shopping was stressful enough before the pandemic, but this year’s expected supply chain shortages might seem like a nail in the proverbial coffin for procrastinating shoppers. In addition to helping you stay cozy at home as the weather gets colder, choosing a TV …