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Top 5 Deals to Score in February

If the holidays drained your budget, this is the month to save on some things you’ve been longing for. Learn what goes on deep sale in February so you can get the best deals.
Winter Jackets on a Clearance Rack in February


1. Winter Coats
The later we get into the winter season, the better the discounts. Retailers want to move their inventory of coats to make room for spring apparel. Let the big markdowns begin!

2. Video Games
Video game manufacturers release their new games before the holiday shopping season. If you’ve had your eye on a special game, wait until February to jump at some amazing discounts.

3. Cameras
The newest models debut in January and February during trade shows. If you can live without the latest and greatest model, this is the time to pick up last year’s model at a music-to-my-ears price.

4. Home Theaters
The grand kahuna of football games takes place this month, and everyone wants to see it on big screens and in home theaters. Retailers are anxious to clear their inventory for new products, and football fans are eager to buy. A score for bargain hunters!

See also: How to Save on Big Ticket Items

5. Tax Software
Look for promotions from leading tax software suppliers and you’ll find discounts of 30% to 50% off their programs. The savings should make you happy even if doing taxes is a chore.

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