Posts by Lauren Greutman

What to Buy When: April Edition

Spring is finally here and with it comes a new season of deals for bargain hunters. Here are your best bets for savings in April. Bargain Alert: Easter (April 1), Earth Day (April 22), and Tax Day (April 17) promotions. Small appliances and cookware With Mother’s Day coming up in early May, stores are…

What to Buy When: March Edition

March is here and spring truly is just around the corner. Whether you're still hibernating and looking for indoor activities or you're packing your bags for better weather, March delivers the deals you're looking for. Bargain alert: End-of-season winter promotions and National Craft Month Luggage Look for pre-season sales for spring and summer travel, just…

What to Buy When: February Edition

February is here and it's time to take stock of your home. Fill up your freezer and pantry with canned and frozen foods to last you months, and consider a furniture refresh while savings are hot. Here's what smart shoppers are looking for deals on this month. Furniture Furniture is on sale in February to…

What to Buy When: January Edition

The holidays might be over, but the deals haven't slowed down just yet. Retailers are clearing out Christmas stock and running promotions inspired by New Year's resolutions. Here's where you can maximize your savings in January in support of your goals. Bargain alert: white sales, post-Christmas clearance sales, and fitness equipment Wearable fitness trackers Fitness…

Holiday Rush: 5 tips to save on last-minute gifts

Christmas is only a few days away and you're not done buying gifts — what do you do? I have some amazing tips to save money, even when you've left your gift shopping down to the wire. Thankfully, many stores like Target and Walmart are open until 11 pm on Christmas Eve to help you meet…