If you have any students in your life, give them a high-five for saving you some bucks, because the sales this month are all about school. Even if you don’t need to get school-related items, you have so many opportunities to get a deal on essentials (think office supplies and organization tools for your home).
Buying a car is a huge purchase, so you want to make sure you’re getting the very best deal possible. When you’re convinced that a used car makes the most sense (after all, the value of new car shrinks significantly once you drive off the lot), keep your savvy spending streak alive even further by making your purchase only during certain times of the year.
Have you finally decided to bite the bullet and replace that outdated, sluggish laptop? When browsing for a new computing partner that best suits your needs, you will quickly find prices that range from very affordable to somewhat outrageous. But if you stick to certain times of the year, you could save a nice chunk of change without having to settle for an inferior product.
The price of new furniture can place a major dent in your wallet. If you can’t stomach the thought of the hefty cost, you’ll have to live with the constant desire to replace your beat-up couch, give your daughter a bigger bureau that will actually hold all her clothes, or give your twins that bunk bed they’ve been requesting year after year.
If you think the best hotel rewards credit cards are the ones associated with major hotels, think again. A comprehensive review by the experts at CreditDonkey.com produced a surprising result: the most lucrative rewards cards are not associated with hotels.
It may feel like prices are rising across the board, but the month of July offers a discount oasis for shoppers who know where to look and when to buy. Indeed, with some strategic shopping, you can beat the overall price hikes. Use the following list as a guide, and get the most bang for your buck during one of the hottest months of the year.
For your next credit card, you want a lucrative deal. What you don’t want is to pay for the privilege with an annoying and pricey annual fee. We canvassed current offerings by credit card companies on CreditDonkey for the best cash back, reward points, balance transfers, travel rewards, and small business offers. Our criteria: the deals had to be good and the annual fee had to be nothing.
The best rewards cards basically pay you back generously to use them. In the case of airline rewards cards, the Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite MasterCard does just that, making it our number one choice for travel purchases. Here’s why: The Arrival Plus card lets you earn rewards fast and simplifies things by letting you redeem rewards toward your choice of airline, rental car company, or hotel purchases. The card also gives you a sign-up bonus that meets or exceeds the best offers on ...
Buying an engagement ring is one of the single biggest purchases you’ll ever make. It comes attached with deep emotions, major nerves, and perhaps even uncertainty about the future. For those who get married young, it might also be one of your first major purchases at a time when income isn’t exactly waltzing through the door.
Summer is just about here, but try to stop yourself from running out and buying a new patio set or grill just yet. Anything that’s in high demand (like bathing suits) will also be higher in price. Those who are willing to wait until after the Fourth of July for their summer items can spend their funds more wisely on the following items this month.