Tag Archives: savings

The Best Things to Buy in September

11 Sep

Here is a list of items that are best to buy in September:

  • Appliances New models come out in Sept and Oct so older models will be cheaper.
  • Bicycles New models are debuting this month, but the end of bicycle season is coming to an end which means better savings.
  • Holiday Airfare The best deals for air travel are 8 weeks before traveling. Now is the time to buy for Thanksgiving.
  • School Supplies School has just begun, there are still sales and you might have just realized that you need another item.
  • Wine Harvest season is happening now and new wines are hitting the market.
  • iPhone With the release of the 5S and the 5C there is a price drop for older models.
  • Denim Because denim is a great transition from summer to fall many retailers are competetive prices now.
  • Kitchen Goods Lower prices on kitchen goods happened because of summer weddings and students going to college and now the prices will stay low.
  • Outdoor Goods (lawnmowers, patio furniture, garden products, pool equipment etc) End of the season sales.



Best Things to Buy in August

31 Jul

The Best Things to Buy in August list:

  • School supplies
  • Kids clothing
  • Swimsuits
  • Linens
  • Storage containers
  • Office furniture
  • Laptops
  • Wine
  • Travel : late august
  • Patio/grills


  • Fall clothing
  • Small screen tvs
  • Smart phones
  • Tablets (getting updates in sept)

Back-to-School Savings

29 Jul

Here is an article roundup to help with Back-to-School savings:

10 Back-to-School Shopping Tips that Save Money

Tip: “Hold off buying trendier gear like lunch boxes and pencil cases. Kids may love a version they find in July, but once they start school and see that their friends are all using another kind, they’ll beg you to upgrade them — and that only results in wasted cash.”

How to Save on Back-to-School Shopping

Tip: “Once you’ve decided where you’re going to shop, look for discounted gift cards to those stores on sites likegiftcards.com or plasticjungle.com.”

ShopSmart gives Five Easy Ways to Save on Back-to-School Stuff

Tip: “Ask for a price match.  Shoppers who find a better deal somewhere else can show their phone or a paper ad at checkout at stores with price-matching policies.”

Back-to-School Shopping Tips: Start Early and Save

Tip: “Before checking so much as a single back-to-school sales flyer, you need to know two things: what you need, and what you already have on hand.”

How to Save Money on Back-to-School Supplies

Tip: “Pay attention to limits. If you are a teacher, some stores will allow you to purchase more than the limit.”

Back-to-School Coupons

Coupons.com offers links to coupons that can be printed.

Wichita on the Cheap

Wichita’s own blog for finding deals.