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January: Think outside

In January, outdoor goods, like gas grills and boats, will be sold at their cheapest. Snag a blazing hot deal when it’s freezing out!

February: Gear up for winter

In February, retailers start clearing out their winter merchandise. Cash in on their early goodbye to the cold by finding great deals on winter coats, thermal clothes, heaters and humidifiers.

March: Get fit

In March, you’ll find bargain-priced treadmills, ellipticals and more. Sports equipment, like golf clubs and athletic wear, will also be deeply discounted.

April: Tech out

New tech devices usually roll out in March, so retailers are eager to unload older stuff for great prices. If you don’t mind being a year behind, you can buy a fully loaded laptop or big-screen TV at a steep discount.

May: Around the house

Freshen up your house with cheap home improvement supplies and tools. You’ll also find dorm essentials, like pots and cooking appliances, greatly discounted in May.

June: Think thrifty

Now that spring-cleaning season is over, the second-hand shops are stuffed with donated goods. You can find all kinds of treasures at thrift stores – and astonishingly great deals on used furniture.

July: School supplies

Gear up for the new school year with low-priced school supplies, from pens to paper and everything in between. Computers are also at their cheapest in July.

August: Beat the heat

Nab a steal of a deal on AC units and dehumidifiers as retailers start making room for heating appliances.

September: Big-ticket

Need any major appliances like dishwashers or refrigerators? Get ‘em in September! The newer models will be rolling out soon, so last year’s pickings will be deeply discounted this month.

October: Deals on wheels

The new model year for cars starts in late summer. By the time the calendar hits October, dealers are desperate to move older inventory. Grab a great deal on wheels this month!

November: Game on

Find the best bundles with the hottest games, all for the lowest prices in November.

December: Cheers!

When champagne demand is high, the price goes down. December is a great time to stock up on bubbly.

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