Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer shopping season. The three-day weekend is one of the biggest shopping holidays of the year, second only to Black Friday.
This is the best time of year to buy a mattress, don’t accept anything less than 50 percent off and you may just get even more off if you play hard to get.
When it comes to clothing you can find discounts as much as 90 percent off.
PUMA will be offering site wide free shipping over Memorial Day. This will be active from 5/26 -5/29
JCPenney: JCPenney is offering three different savings options: $10 off purchases of $25 or more, an extra 25% off with a JCPenney credit card, or an extra $25 off purchases of $100 or more with a JCPenney credit card. The savings end May 29.
Kmart: All clothing comes with an extra 15% off Memorial Day weekend. Other shopping categories also offer discounts.
Electronics and Home
Best Buy: Sales on electronics range from laptops to TVs to headphones. They’re also offering a big appliances sale with up to 40% off, free delivery for major purchases of $399 and up, and qualifying packages will include a Googlehome.
Lowe’s: Outdoor products and appliances are on sale until June 5.
Most manufacturers bring out their new models of ovens, refrigerators, washers and dryers in the summer. Home Depot, Lowe’s and Sears have deep discounts of 50 percent to make room for the new.
Make sure to skip on swimsuits, sandals, all things BBQ, garden and patio supplies until the Fourth of July weekend. Same goes for electronics, especially Apple. Best time for that is in September.
The best time for a car is between July and October.
If you get hungry try
Hooters: Veterans and active duty service members can get a meal on the housefrom Hooters. With a military ID, service members can get 10-piece traditional wings, 10-piece boneless wings, a buffalo chicken sandwich, a buffalo chicken salad or a Hooters burger. This deal is only available on Memorial Day.
Outback Steakhouse: Military personnel and their families can receive a discount at Outback Steakhouse from Memorial Day weekend through the Fourth of July. The restaurant’s website lists which forms of ID are accepted.