China and Flatware:

Get in on the inventory left over from wedding season


The harvest is coming in, so you can find eclectic wines from smaller wineries early in the season


Upgrade yours during back-to-school sales


The remainders from back-to-school season are now available inexpensively for kids and adults

MP3 Players:

Stores want to get rid of old models before October, when new styles come out and the holiday rush begins


Next year’s models have arrived, so dealers want to sell the current year’s leftovers, giving you negotiating leverage

Holiday Airfare:

It’s about eight weeks before Thanksgiving, so make travel plans before flights book up and prices skyrocket