October is an exciting time to shop! One way to save money is to stock up on seasonal items. There are all sorts of items starting their sale cycles and so, you can really stock up and save. Take a look below at some of the items you can look forward to being at their cheapest during the month of October.
Items on Sale in October:
1. Candy for Halloween
You will be able to grab all sorts of treats and sweets during the month of October. While this candy is ideal for trick or treating; don’t be afraid to stock up for baking during the year. Candy stays good for a very long time, so stock up and freeze it for your baking needs.
2. Seasonal Produce
Fall is full of an abundance of harvest fruits and vegetables. You can find all sorts of fresh produce items on sale in October. Don’t worry if you can’t use it all at once, you can always freeze it or dry it and use it later. Or, you can even can it. During October don’t be afraid to stock up on apples, broccoli, cranberries, grapes, lettuce, pomegranates, pumpkins, spinach, winter squash, yams, and pumpkins.
3. Daylight Savings Time Products
Many people don’t realize that daylight savings items are on sale during the month of October, since October is when daylight savings time ends. Therefore, you can find low prices on batteries, alarm clocks, carbon monoxide detectors, fire alarms, and more. Stock up on these items ad make your home safer for the winter months.
4. Baking products
Everyone bakes more around the holidays, and product makers know this. In October you will begin to see deals on baking items and baking supplies such as chocolate chips, cake mixes, cookie mix, cupcake liners, nuts, canned pumpkin, evaporated milk, sugar, sprinkles, cooking sprays, shredded coconut, marshmallows, and more. These items have a long shelf life so don’t hesitate to stock up and bake to your heart’s desire all year long.
5. Halloween related items
Last but not least, keep your eyes peeled for Halloween items being marked down the closer the holiday gets. You can always use dress up items, make up, candles, linens, and other décor year long, so stock up on these items for cheap and always have them when you need them. October is a great month to get shopping for less. Give these tips a try and see what you can fill your cart with! You just may be surprised at the offers that will be available to you. Happy shopping!