August bargains in the supermarket and beyond


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Whether you’re savoring the summer sunshine or eagerly anticipating back-to-school sales, you’ve got to love August.

And the month also has plenty to offer in the way of bargains.

August means markdowns on everything from fresh food to school supplies, home decor and even haircuts. From patio furniture to juicy heirloom tomatoes and the best of the grape harvest, sales abound. Whether you’re looking for a barbecue grill or something to throw on the grill, you can find a deal.

Here are over a dozen items that will be on sale in August, plus 2 big sales events that will yield some deep discounts.