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Erin Huffstetler, the Frugal Living expert for, is on with some tips for Steve on the best time to buy a huge variety of items. From soda, to air conditioners, to condoms, she knows what time of the year is best to buy these items. In addition, she gives guidelines for determining the best time to buy items that aren’t on the list.

Visit Erin’s site here for more tips and tricks.

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