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#123238 - 11/01/09 11:17 AM Re: starting to get close to the holiday season.... [Re: ]
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Registered: 05/28/08
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Loc: Texas Hill Country
REI just had one of their sales where you can get 20% off, but it seems like they had another one before Christmas last year. One of my local stores is having their garage sale in 3 weeks but unfortunately I will be out of town. They are a good place to find some great deals on some barely used items. You have to be there when the doors open to get the best deals.
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#123242 - 11/01/09 02:09 PM Re: starting to get close to the holiday season.... [Re: ]
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If I get a price that I consider to be a good deal when I buy it, then I try not to fret over whether it is the best possible price I could conceivably get. You can make yourself crazy that way, what with the extreme variability in pricing these days.

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#123248 - 11/01/09 05:25 PM Re: starting to get close to the holiday season... [Re: aimless]
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It will probably depend on how much stores such as REI feel they need to stimulate holiday sales this year. Normally, January has the best sales.
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#123251 - 11/01/09 06:09 PM Re: starting to get close to the holiday season... [Re: ]
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Our local "Camp Coleman" outlet store has some amazing deals about a month before Christmas. I don't know if their web site does as well but it'd be worth checking.
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