What's on sale in September?

What's on sale in September? The bargain-trackers at say look for mattress and bedding sales. Keep an eye out for coupons from JCPenney, Macy's, Sears and Kohl's.

"Typically, you might find better deals around Black Friday, but right now expect to see just as good deals as well," said dealnews writer Louis Ramirez.

With the back-to-school shopping almost over, stores are marking down their leftover inventory of blue jeans. Discounts can be up to 40 percent off. But if you can wait, Ramirez expects the discounts may get even bigger in November.

Keep an eye out for sunglasses sales. Based on its research, dealnews says the best storewide sales tend to hit in September, November and December.

And now is the time to buy patio furniture. Seasonal outdoor items go on sale now with even better bargains in October.

Yes, it's the start of football season, but if you want the best prices on a new HDTV, dealnews says wait till November.

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