Holiday Saving Guides: President’s Day 2019

Washington’s Birthday, also known as Presidents’ Day, is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of February. The day honors presidents of the United States, including George Washington, the USA’s first president. Presidents’ Day is a public holiday in most US states. Some states pay particular attention to Abraham Lincoln, as his birthday was also in mid-February. In the weeks or days leading up to the holiday, schools often organize events and lessons for students about the presidents of the United States and George Washington in particular. It is a popular day for stores to start their sales. When […]

Holiday Saving Guides: Valentine’s Day 2019

Valentine’s Day is celebrated on February 14. It is a festival of romantic love and many people give cards, letters, flowers or presents to their spouse or partner. They may also arrange a romantic meal in a restaurant or night in a hotel. Common symbols of Valentine’s Day are hearts, red roses and Cupid. The most common Valentine’s Day symbols are the heart, particularly in reds and pinks, and pictures or models of Cupid. Cupid is usually portrayed as a small winged figure with a bow and arrow. In mythology, he uses his arrow to strike the hearts of people. […]

Holiday Saving Guides: Super Bowl 2019

The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL). The game is the culmination of a regular season that begins in the late summer of the previous calendar year. The game was created as a part of the merger agreement between the NFL and its then-rival league, the American Football League (AFL). The day on which the Super Bowl is played, now considered by some as an unofficial American national holiday, is called “Super Bowl Sunday”. It is the second-largest day for U.S. food consumption, after Thanksgiving Day. In addition, the Super Bowl has frequently […]

Holiday Saving Guides: New Year’s Day 2019

New Year’s Day is the first day of the calendar year and is celebrated on 1 January each year. It is one of the most celebrated public holidays not only in the United States of America but throughout the world. It marks the end of New Year’s Eve celebrations in the United States and gives many Americans a chance to remember the previous year. When is New Year’s Day 2019? New Year’s Day 2019 falls on the 1st of January. If saving money is at the top of your resolutions list, you’ll save a lot by following this advice. Don’t cut back on shopping. Consider the timing of […]

June Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

While some consider Memorial Day to be the start of summer, June is when the hottest season of the year officially kicks off. This month is filled with reasons to celebrate, from delicious food holidays to Father’s Day. To help keep your budget intact, we’re offering a guide to the best things to buy in June, as well as the items to get later. 13 Best Things to Buy in June Independence Day Flights Airfare app Hopper recommends booking flights for major holidays between four and eight weeks in advance. So if you book airfare for your Independence Day vacation no later than June 6, you’ll […]

May Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

May is a big month for holidays, bringing Star Wars Day, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day over the course of a few weeks. With those celebrations come a ton of savings, but don’t expect brag-worthy deals on most summer items. Read on for all the great offers you should look for this month. 8 Things to Buy in May Star Wars Stuff on May 4 Star Wars Day happens on May 4 — as in “May the Fourth Be With You” — and it’s a good day to shop deals on merch from the franchise. Plus, with the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge land opening […]

April Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

April showers might bring May flowers, but they also bring excellent sales! There’s something for everyone, whether you’re hunting for spring clothing or clearance Easter items. And don’t forget about Tax Day and Earth Day freebies! Below, you can check out all the best buys of April, as well as the stuff you should avoid. 10 Things to Buy in April Beer for National Beer Day National Beer Day is April 7, which is the perfect excuse to buy a six-pack of your favorite brew, or swing by a local brewery. Want the beer to come to you? Adopt a Pet […]

March Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

March isn’t known for its big shopping events, so we find that retailers will use any excuse to host a sale during the month and bring in customers. St. Patrick’s Day is a given, but March is National Frozen Food Month, too, and that can yield its own deals worth checking out. And don’t forget about post-Valentine’s Day chocolate deals and seasonal clearance sales! Additionally, Mardi Gras 2019 falls on March 5, offering a good chance to plan a fun getaway. We also expect luggage to go on sale, making this month a good time to shop travel in general. Read on to discover all […]

February Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

February brings with it a lot of expenses thanks to Valentine’s Day and the Super Bowl. But big social events can also mean big sales! Add in Presidents’ Day deals, and February can be a great month for shoppers. Check out our list of the best and worst things to buy this month, then see how you can save the rest of the year. 6 Things to Buy in February Valentine’s Day Gifts Some stores kicked off their Valentine’s Day sales as far back as the second week of January, but last-minute shoppers can still find Valentine’s Day deals. If you’re shopping for jewelry, you’ll […]

January Shopping Guides: What to Buy and What Not to Buy

If you didn’t make the most of After Christmas sales, never fear! There are still great deals to be had in January. Read on for the must-buys of the month, including everything from gym memberships to winter apparel. 9 Things to Buy in January Gym Memberships Most people include getting fit on their list of New Year’s resolutions, which is why January is a great time to sign up for a gym membership. Expect gyms to waive extra fees (which can add an extra $10 to $100 to your annual membership), offer free trials, or give discounted rates to new members in […]