A growing population of Americans are spending more time researching and cost comparing consumer goods than every before.
And deals are out there to be had. It pays to be smart and plan ahead. Some of the savings seems like nickles and dimes, but it is astonishing at how quickly they add up when looking at your financial year in review.
MSN Money has compiled a useful list of “Saving Big Bucks, One Month at a Time.” If you’re like me and planning some larger purchases this year, you may want to check this out. I’ve printed this month-by-month guide for finding those bargains and will plan accordingly!
Month by Month Bargain Guide:
Televisions: January, March, November, December
Computers: January, April, June, October
Digital Cameras: March, April, October, September
bedding, carpeting, CD’s, cookware, computers, DVD’s, homes, linens, swimwear, televisions, toys, treadmills, ellipticals, winter clothing
homes, humidifiers, indoor furniture, treadmills, ellipticals
digital cameras, humidifiers, small consumer electronics, televisions, winter coats, winter sports gear
computers, digital cameras, lawn mowers, spring clothing
athletic apparel and shoes, camping and outdoor gear, carpeting, cordless phones, lawn mowers, small consumer electronics
camcorders, carpeting, computers, indoor furniture, small consumer electronics, summer sports gear, swimwear
camcorders, indoor and outdoor furniture, swimwear
air conditioners, backpacks, dehumidifiers, lawn mowers, outdoor furniture, snow blowers
bikes, digital cameras, gas grills, lawn mowers, outdoor plants, small consumer electronics, snow blowers
bikes, digital cameras, computers, gas grills, lawn mowers, winter coats
baby products, bikes, camcorders, gas grills, GPS navigators, televisions, tools, toys, (during Black Friday sales)
bikes, camcorders, gas grills, GPS navigators, holiday decor (after Dec. 25), home appliances, small consumer electronics, televisions, tools, toys
Month-by-Month Bargain Guide by MSN Money