Find Out Which Season To Hunt For The Best Deals

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Services for Real Estate Pros with Think Glink Media

No one plans for an essential household item, like a refrigerator or an air conditioning unit, to die. That kind of emergency doesn’t happen often. But when it does, it means writing a big check for a high-priced item.

It’s always good to plan ahead in case this situation does arise. There are seasonal sales year-round to find the best deals on the biggest purchases.

Here are some ideas of when to look for essential household items:

1. July/August is the time to buy indoor furniture and computers

2. September/October are prime months for air conditioning units and cars

3. November/December offer the best deals for TVs and small electronics

4. January/February have deals on exercise equipment and linens and bedding

5. March/April lower prices on lawn mowers and cookware

6. May/June have the best deals on camping gear and camcorders

To find out what other deals to find in each season, read the full post here.

 


 


 


 

Ilyce Glink is the author of several books, including 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask and Buy, Close, Move In!. She blogs about money and real estate at ThinkGlink.com, The Equifax Personal Finance Blogand CBS Moneywatch She is Chief Content Strategist at RealtyJoin.com, a community for real estate investors.

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Tony & Darcy Cannon
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Ilyce, That is a great list to schedule purchases around!  Have a great night!

Jul 31, 2012 05:03 PM #1
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What month does a new sewer line, to the tune of $3500 fall in? For me it was June.

What month does a new roof, or major repairs fall in? I think sometime between now and December.

A few more closings between now and then would be nice!

 

Jul 31, 2012 07:58 PM #2
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Ilyce, great money saving information.  Thank you for the information.

Jul 31, 2012 09:26 PM #3
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Tony and Darcy-

Glad you found it helpful. Thanks!

Aug 02, 2012 09:52 AM #4
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Pam-

You're welcome. It's always nice to save a little money.

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Major repairs certainly do add up, even if you're lucky enough to score some savings.

Aug 02, 2012 09:57 AM #6
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