Happy Memorial Day! Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May — which falls on May 26 this year. Memorial Day is a U.S. federal holiday that honors all the soldiers who have died for our country, and it affects everything from bank hours at the top 10 U.S. Banks to shopping.
This patriotic occasion gives Americans a three-day weekend to celebrate by going on vacation, barbecuing with friends and family, or shopping the Memorial Day sales. In fact, May is full of shopping occasions and holiday sales — including Mother’s Day, summer travel, and of course, Memorial Day sales.
Memorial Day sales make up one of the biggest holiday shopping occasions in America and offers shoppers plenty of deals. The plethora of offers comes from retailer attempts to get rid of old merchandise from spring and previous seasons to make room for new summer models and items. Did you know new models for refrigerators and vacuum cleaners are introduced in May? This means you can shop for the best deals on these types of items, this month. You can also score huge discounts on winter and spring clothing.
To help you out, we put together a slideshow of the best discounts offered on key items in categories like home furnishings, appliances, clothing and electronics.
Check out our list of the best Memorial Day Sale that is sure to save you a couple of bucks this year. Now that you know what to look for — what will you buy?
Although some discounts will be offered until the end of the month, it’s important to note that many of these amazing deals are limited time offers ending with the Memorial Day weekend, so make sure to act quickly. We recommended that you call the the location nearest you to make sure they are participating.