When it comes to discounts and deals, February isn't all hearts and flowers.
If you want to get the most for your money in February, it pays to look beyond the specials and sales and really shop around.
While some items (luggage and patio furniture, for example) probably won't sport discount stickers in February, other items are frequently discounted. You have to love a month that offers deals on both workout equipment and chocolates.
So if you're watching your bucks and looking for bargains, here are a few things that likely won't be discounted in February -- along with a couple of items that should be wearing more attractive price tags.