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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Stretching Your Dollar by Shannon M. Medisky

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Chapter 2
When to Spend Your Money
In This Chapter
• Stock up and save
• Buy according to your schedule, not theirs
• Best time of day, week, and year for deals
• When not to shop to save
You’ve probably heard the saying, “Strike while the iron’s hot.” Well, that applies to spending money, too. Timing is everything when it comes to getting more for your hard-earned cash because you can stretch your dollar by planning when to spend your money.
In this chapter, you learn when to spend and when to wait to get more bang for your buck. After all, your goal is to keep more of those bucks in your pocket!

Stockpile When There’s Savings

Many people today are “need buyers”—they buy something when they’re of out it or when they have a need for it. Unfortunately, ...

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