Attention, online shoppers! Do you want to know the secret to getting the best bargains and the hottest deals on the web? Here’s a smart shopper tip: certain days of the week yield better deals than others.

Depending on what you’re looking to buy, there are certain days of the week that are better for making online purchases and saving more money. So the next time you’re looking to make an addition to your wardrobe or just browsing Amazon for gifts, consider doing it on the proper day.

Here’s the secret for how to get better deals shopping on the web:


Great Savings Online, 7 Days a Week

We promise, we’re not just making this up. A website devoted to helping folks save money shopping online called has been surveying over a hundred retail sites to figure out which categories got the biggest discounts and when.

Between June of 2009 and June of 2010, they found out some pretty interesting stuff. Here’s how it all breaks down:



Whether you’re a gent or a lady, Monday is the day to go ahead and get those brand new dress pants you’ve had your eye on for the past couple paychecks. Do it! On average, they’re going to be about 48% off.

Don’t forget to pick up some sunglasses to complement your sweet new dress pants. They’ll be about 55% off, on average.



Dudes are going to look great! Whether you’re on the lookout for some studly new threads or are shopping online for the perfect brotherly birthday gift, Tuesday is the day to shop online for men’s clothing. It’s going to see an average discount of about 42% across the web.

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Websites like RetailMeNot will help online shoppers by aggregating coupons and sale announcements.


Oh my god, shoes! Wednesday is the day to get your footwear on, whether you’re been keen on some fancy flats or you’re looking to snag some new heels for a nice night out. For the most part, shoes are going to be about 38% off.

Kids’ clothing is also going to be hitting a nice 40% discount, as well.



It’s almost Friday, which means you’ve got to get accessorizing. Snap up your wardrobe with some awesome ladies’ handbags, which are going to have an average 36% discount throughout the web.



The end of the week makes it even easier to touch up your closet, as other women’s accessories are going to be right around 42% off. Things like bracelets, necklaces, and the occasional set of earrings will be nicely marked down for your weekend comings and goings.



Saturday is a great day for opposites! Intimates are about 37% off, while heavier things like jackets and outerwear are a cool 51% off on the Internet.

So if you happen to be needing some new underwear and a new heavy jacket, you’re in luck.


Everybody in the pool! Sunday’s the best day for your swimwear; it’s going to be close to 52% off on the good ol’ Internet.


But That’s Not All, Folks!

There are a ton of other ways to save money online, too. You can always check out a website like RetailMeNot or Bargainist: they’ll connect you with time-sensitive deals and other coupons that can help you seriously save.

Do you have any tips? Let us know in the comments.

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