Cash Monday: Cashing in on these summertime financial savings | Connecticut Information

(WFSB) – Channel 3’s Money Monday report is helping viewers save money every week.

Now that summer is in full swing there are hot deals on things you need for the season.

“It’s the month we save on things that keep us out and enjoy the weather,” said Bethany Hollers of

She said you could save on everything from food to fun.

“Huge savings on BBQ essentials, hot dogs, hamburgers, rolls, mustard, ketchup, relish,” she explained.

July is also the national ice cream month, so you will see some hot offerings as you cool off with goodies.

“Take the store sales, the store is already trying to get you on the door through discounts, stack that up with a manufacturer coupon, there will be plenty of them everywhere and this really helps you maximize those savings and get your biggest bang.” for the money, ”said Hollers.

If you’re looking for some outdoor fun, you can save on camping gear. Hollers said summertime doesn’t have the biggest sales, but you’ll still see a discount. The best time to buy this stuff is when it hits the market at the end of the season.

The same goes for sunscreen and bug spray, and Hollers says coupons can help you redeem here.

“Drug stores are actually the best place to buy these items. I know people often think drug stores are more expensive, but drug stores have their own coupons in addition to their own promotions and it gives you the option to use that store sale, their store coupon, and a manufacturer coupon to get the price of this item too lower, ”she said.

That means you could save 50 to 65 percent on these summer staples.

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