Here at Brunswick Plantation & Golf Resort, a coastal Carolina gated community, we believe Smart Spending is part of A Better Way of Life. Want to save hundreds OR thousands? Take 5 minutes and read on to learn how in Smart Spending Tips Monthly April 2014.
Deals available now …
Athletic shoes. Now that the weather is warmer, sellers are offering discounts on athletic shoes as an incentive to get you to buy a new pair. But beware, their hope is that you will also buy other spring athletic apparel once you’re in the store. Look for price drops 15-45% on select athletic shoes.
Cookware. April means the start of wedding and graduation season. Find great sales on cookware and discounts up to 50% as these items are perennial gift favorites.
Gym memberships. The new year’s resolution to get in shape has by now faded for most people and so the surge of new members is down at gyms. Some are looking for ways to bolster their membership and will offer discounts.
Spring apparel. Sales will start to be available this month on Spring apparel. Select merchandise will be marked down up to 40% with more discounts as Easter approaches. But the best deals for this seasons clothes won’t happen until May or after, but selections will be less then.
Summer travel. Looking to travel this Summer? The best deals will end this month on pre-purchases, so go ahead and book now if you are planning to go.
Tires and car-care products. The longer and nastier than normal winter has forced people in the north east to leave snow tires on longer. Retailers and manufacturers have responded by offering discounts on all-season tires sooner than normal. Look for rebates this month.
Vacuums. Look for price drops up to 25% on last years models this month. New models appear in June. If you can wait, the best deals are in November with discounts up to 40%
Xbox One. In response to lagging sales to the Sony Playstation 4, look for discounts above the 10% off already available this April.
Don’t Buy Just Yet …
Grills and patio furniture. New models of grills and patio furniture are available in stores now. But if you can wait, buy them in July or August as prices will be marked down up to 50% then.
Mattresses. Memorial Day weekend in May is the best time to buy with price drops up to 50% on mattresses.