Product Reviews

Welcome to Consumer Reports.

We’re so glad to have you as a member. You now have access to benefits that can help you choose right, be safe and stay informed.

In these high-tech times, you might think the days when the calendar dictated when consumer goods would go on sale are behind us. Not so. Consumer Reports' market analysts have found that deep discounts for many products are still tied to a particular month of the year: Some sales are timed to the introduction of new models, while others are long-standing traditions, such as January white sales.

Bargains by the Month

Use the month-by-month information below to see when you can typically find the best prices on a variety of products. But keep your eye on your shopping apps, e-mail announcements, and Sunday circulars, too, because there will always be exceptions.