April showers bring May deals!Memorial Day ushers in amazing deals every May. In fact, Deal News reports that this month will boast some of the best sales of the year since January: "You'll see the ubiquitous sale ads, but where these promotions truly become money-saving is in the plethora of stacking coupons we find on those already-discounted goods." So start saving those coupons and stock up on these 7 items.
Gym Memberships 1. Gym Memberships
When it's beautiful spring weather, you really don't need to spend hours inside at the gym. Many people prefer outdoor exercise in May, so now is the time when gyms are scrambling for memberships and offering great deals.
With graduations and weddings abounding in the spring, May is a good time to catch a deal on cookware. Start checking out the prices now, but save the purchases for Memorial Day weekend!
Mattresses 3. Mattresses
Spring cleaning equals spring furniture for many. If your bed is less than comfy and cozy, it's an ideal time to go mattress shopping, since stores are clearing out old inventory to make room for new summer products.
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Home Appliances 4. Home Appliances
With stores trying to get rid of older models in preparation for new summer shipments (plus Memorial Day sales), now is the time to find slashed prices on fridges, stoves, and washers and dryers.
Grills 5. Grills
Memorial Day sales will be off the hook for grills and grill supplies. Start perusing circulars now ... and load up on coupons!
Party Supplies 6. Party Supplies
With Mother's Day, Memorial Day, upcoming graduations, and the fact that May is National Barbecue Month, party supply stores and grocery stores alike will have great deals on paper plates, cups, utensils, and other party essentials!
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Spring Clothing 7. Spring Clothing
Stores are preparing to roll out their summer gear soon, so now is the time to stock up on spring styles. Check out end-of-season sales for good deals on swimsuits and shorts.
- By Danielle Sullivan
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