Seize the Moment
Timing is everything, especially for frugal consumers. Knowing when to buy something can make a big difference at the register. The best time to shop for big-ticket items usually comes just before a new model is introduced, and the end of a season can mean big bargains. Remember, though, that waiting for a sale has trade-offs. Forget about having the latest and greatest, but enjoy the steep discounts to be gained with this month-by-month guide.
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