There’s a specific time of year to get discounts on almost anything on your shopping lists, says Lisa Lee Freeman, savings expert at the coupon app Flipp. “National holidays, seasonal changes and new inventory models typically drive deals on products from clothing to mattresses to appliances.” (Luckily, you could save money on insurance year-round!) Our guide to specific bargains can help you spend less every month.
President’s Day weekend always brings markdowns on mattresses, and big-screen televisions—to make room on store shelves for new models introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. “Better than Black Friday,” notes Freeman.