Money Monday: September brings some good deals | Connecticut News
(WFSB) – Summer is drawing to a close, but there are plenty of great offers to take advantage of this month.
If you know what to buy in September, you can save a ton of money.
First of all, you can save money on mattresses.
“Other than Memorial Day, the best time of year to buy one is Labor Day,” said Bethany Hollers, who works for brickseek.com, which tracks sales throughout the year.
Local retailers and mattress stores often offer freebies, such as a bed frame or a box frame.
Hollers said it was also a great time to buy plane tickets.
“At Thanksgiving time, Christmas is always the cheapest, about eight weeks before the departure date, so pretty much now, look for deals on flights if you are going to be traveling anytime in winter, especially those busy travel times. ”she said.
Next come Apple products. This is the time of year when they unveil their new products.
“September is the time to start looking for older versions of iPhones, iPads and Air Pods that are starting to go on sale. You can expect this to accelerate as the holidays approach. The stores want to empty the real estate space of these old models, to encourage you to buy them off their shelves, they will reduce them, ”Hollers said.
Finally, it’s time to stock up on school supplies for next year.
“I always say buy now for later, refuel now for later, they want to get them out, all these huge displays full of markers and pencils that they want to get out,” she said. declared.
You can save 75 to 90 percent on these clearance items.
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