Category Archives: Holiday Shopping Tips

Columbus Day Car Truck SUV Sales & Deals

October 11, 2019

If you’re in the market for a new car or truck, Columbus Day is one of the biggest holidays of the year for new auto sales. This year is no exception. Your local Honda, Toyota, Chevy, Buick/Cadillac/GMC, Suzuki, Ford/Lincoln, Hyundai, BMW, Volkswagen, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep, Kia/Hyundai, Infiniti, Nissan, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Subaru, Lexus, and Volvo dealers will have large inventories. They’re ready to deal on the lot and on their websites. Many independent used car dealers will also be hosting large Columbus Day weekend car, truck, and SUV sales.

In addition to savings of several thousands of dollars on most models, look for Columbus Day offers of free airline tickets and gift cards. 0% financing is once again being offered on some models. Discounts on extended warranties and service/maintenance plans should be available. If you’d rather lease than buy, watch for special manufacturer-backed lease terms and offers.

Because of the “challenging” economy of past years, most of us have kept our cars and trucks longer than we normally do. The average used vehicle is now over 11 years old. The Columbus Day holiday weekend will be a good time to search for a replacement. This spring, many people are in a better financial situation today than in past years, so auto dealers are rolling out the sales, discounts, and rebate incentives. Shop all Columbus Day car, truck & SUV sale events in your local area to locate the best prices and promotions.

Columbus Day Appliance Electronics Sales & Deals

October 10, 2019

If you’re in the market for new home electronics or appliances, you should know Columbus Day is typically one of the biggest holidays of the year for appliance and electronics sales. This year is no exception. Washers, dryers, dishwashers, ranges, microwaves, refrigerators/freezers, flat screen LCD/LED/plasma TVs, and gaming consoles will all be offered at discounted prices.

Watch for special Columbus Day promotional offers on appliances and electronics from Whirlpool, Amana, LG, Samsung, Frigidaire, Sony, KitchenAid, GE, Bose, plus many other manufacturers. All the big box stores will have large Columbus Day weekend sales. Mall anchor department stores are also a great source of appliance and home electronics sales. Be sure to check store websites for exclusive offers not available elsewhere!

Because of the “challenging” economy of past years, most of us have kept our home electronics and appliances longer than we used to. The Columbus Day holiday weekend will be a good time to shop for replacements. This spring, many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so appliance and electronics dealers are rolling out the discounts and rebate incentives. Shop all Columbus Day electronics and appliance sales in your local area to locate the best prices and promotions.

Columbus Day Furniture Sales & Deals

October 9, 2019

If you’re shopping for new home furnishings, Columbus Day is traditionally one of the biggest holidays of the year for new furniture deals and special promotional offers. This year is no exception. Your local Broyhill, Sauder, La-Z-Boy, Drexel Heritage, Ethan Allen, Council, Durham, Century, Henkel Harris, Stickley, Hickour Chair, Hooker, Lane, Vaughan Bassett, Pennsylvania House, and Berhnardt dealers will have large inventories and be ready to deal on their websites.

Several popular furniture chains such as Ashley Furniture, IKEA, Havertys, Kane’s Furniture, Slumberland, HOM Furniture, plus all the big box stores will have large Columbus Day weekend sales. Many North Carolina furniture outlets will have special offers on your favorite pieces.

In addition to savings of several hundreds of dollars on most dining room, living room, and bedroom/mattress sets & suites, look for Columbus Day coupon and promo code sales to get substantial savings off the furniture group or set of your choice.

Because the economy has been less than spectacular in past years, most of us have kept our furniture and bedding sets longer than we normally do. The Columbus Day holiday weekend will be a good time to shop for new furniture. Many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so manufacturers and dealers are rolling out the discounts and rebate incentives. Shop all Columbus Day furniture sales in your local area to locate the best prices and promotions.

Columbus Day Cell Phone Sales & Deals

October 8, 2019

If you’re in the market for a new smartphone or cell phone, you should know Columbus Day is typically one of the busiest holidays of the year for wireless phone sales. This year is no exception. Your local Verizon Wireless, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and U.S. Cellular stores or authorized agents will be well-stocked and ready to deal. There are many phones available FREE with activation of a qualifying service plan and contract. Expect many competitive deals on the new Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+. Financing incentives for the Apple iPhone X, XR, XS, and XS Max should be available as well.

Watch for special Columbus Day weekend promotional offers on prepaid phones and service from Boost Mobile, Cricket Wireless, NET 10, TracFone, Straight Talk, Family Mobile, Total Wireless, and Virgin Mobile.

Because of the “challenging” economy of past years, most of us have kept our cell phones and smartphones longer than in years past. The Columbus Day holiday weekend will be a good time to shop for a new phone. We should see some good iPad and tablet sales, too. This spring, many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so wireless phone dealers are rolling out the discounts and rebates. Shop all Columbus Day wireless phone sales in your local area to locate the best prices and promotions.

Columbus Day Laptop Computer Sales & Deals

October 7, 2019

If you’re shopping for a new laptop or tablet computer, don’t forget Columbus Day is traditionally one of the biggest holidays of the year for new computer sales. This year is no exception. Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, Office Max, Office Depot, Staples, Sam’s Club, Costco, Fry’s Electronics, Micro Center, Tiger Direct, and Dell.com will have large inventories in their stores and be ready to deal on their websites.

Save on the latest laptops and tablets from HP, Lenovo, Asus, Microsoft, Acer, Dell, Apple Mac, and Toshiba. If you’re in need of a desktop computer, those will be also be available at discount prices. Sale prices can be found on the various store websites.

Columbus Day weekend is also a good time to purchase computer accessories, peripheral devices, and related products such as portable hard drives, printers, laptop cases, and software.

Because the economy has been less than spectacular in past years, most of us have kept our old computers longer than we normally do. The Columbus Day holiday weekend will be a good time to shop for new laptops and tablets. Many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so manufacturers and dealers are rolling out the discounts and rebate incentives. Shop all Columbus Day computer sales in your local area to locate the best prices and promotions.