Saturday, January 31, 2009


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Each month AOL does their "Best Things To Buy" series. If you plan accordingly you will be sure to get the best bargains every month of the year. Shop now!

Love abounds in February, but before you get caught up in romance, make sure that you check out small consumer electronics, like mp3 players, as well as treadmills and indoor furniture for the best deals. While these may not be the sexiest items on your wish list, if you buy them now you could save hundreds of dollars. Buy now: MP3 Players Treadmills Indoor Furniture More ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

St. Patrick's Day is not the only reason to see green in March. If you shop smartl for items that are "best to buy" in March, your wallet will be seeing more green. March is the ideal time to buy computers, humidifiers and winter coats. If you don't already have these items from last winter, now is the time to buy. Buy now: Desktop Computers Humidifiers Winter CoatsMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

We all know the saying that April showers bring May flowers, but showers should not be the only thing you see coming down in April. The prices on spring clothing and digital cameras will be at their lowest. Buy now: Spring Clothing Digital CamerasMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

Of course in May, Mothers should be front and center but in addition to buying a great gift for Mom, May is the ideal time to buy cordless phones and athletic apparel. If you don't think that any of these items will suit Mom's fancy, be sure to stock up for yourself and send flowers to Mom. Buy now: Cordless Phones Athletic ApparelMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

Fathers should take center stage in June, but did you know that this month is the prime time to invest in computers, summer sports gear and swimwear? Perhaps Dad would love a new desktop for his home office or an updated raft for lazy days by the pool. Buy now: Computers Summer Sports Gear SwimwearMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

Fireworks are not the only thing that can be big in July. If you are looking for big savings for your wallet and were not able to buy a computer in June, you will start to see even bigger deals before the "back to school" rush. Also July is the perfect month to buy both indoor and outdoor furniture. Buy now: Computers Indoor Furniture Outdoor FurnitureMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

With so many people thinking about getting the kids ready to go back to school, deals on air conditioners, lawn mowers and camping equipment, often go unnoticed. This August be sure to check out the deals on these items; these summer deals will be too hot to pass up. Buy now: Air Conditioners Lawn Mowers Camping EquipmentMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

Just because it is the start of the fall doesn't mean that your grilling season has to be over. September is the best time to get gas grills on sale that are left over from the peak of summer. September is also the optimal time to get landscaping equpiment and to get bikes for the whole family. Buy now: Gas Grills Landscaping Equipment BikesMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

October is known for having frighteningly good sales on digital cameras and winter coats. This is the perfect time to buy a digital camera before the Holiday season and you can put it to great use taking pictures of the adorable trick or treaters in the neighborhood. Check out sales on winter coats before the chill really starts to hit the air. Buy now: Digital Cameras Winter CoatsMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

In addition to buying a turkey, make sure that you pick up a leaf blower and some toys. The leaves may be well and gone but you can get a good deal on a leaf blower for next fall. Toys will be in high demand the closer we inch toward Christmas, so help Santa out and start stocking up on popular toys early so you can have the best pick. Buy now: Leaf Blower ToysMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

'Tis the season to shop and save. While gifts will probably be the best thing for you to buy in December, if you are savvy, you can also take advantage of deep discounts on televisions, bikes, grills and computers. Hopefully one of these items will be on your family's wish list so you can gift knowing you will be saving some green. Buy now: TVs Bikes Grills ComputersMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals

Brand new year, brand new things to buy. While many will be recovering from the Holidays and have had their fill of shopping, January is the perfect time to find amazing deals on bedding, cookware and toys. Shop early so you can get the best selection.Buy now: Bedding Cookware ToysMore ways to save: Coupons Deals & Steals