If you're having shopping withdrawals from year-end holidays, we totally understand. We had lots of fun adding item after item to our virtual shopping carts and watching our savings add up. We miss saving money on things we want and need the most, and we need those savings back right now. Online retailers have our backs in January as they clear out seasonal items to make room for spring inventory. Here are the sales events in January 2018 to mark on your calendar.
For about the first week of 2018, you'll see a lot of sales leftover from the end of 2017. Subscribe to your favorite retailer email list to stay up to date on the latest offerings. We spotted terrific deals from Amazon U.K. and eBay U.K., so start your search there.
In the U.S., the third Monday of January celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. It's a day to commemorate the legacy of the beloved civil rights leader, and many people are given the day off. This year, the holiday falls on Monday, January 15. Sales usually begin the Friday before the holiday and last through the day of.
Sales unattached to any holiday may pop up throughout the month labeled simply as "Winter Sales." Take a look at the next section for products that will likely be discounted in January.
Call it cliche to get in shape for the new year, but we'll take the discounts on workout apparel and gear, thank you very much. Last year, Amazon hosted a huge sale on everything fitness related, from vitamins and protein powders to resistance bands and compression shirts. Check out eBay and retailers like Nike, Reebok and Under Armour for possible discounts.
The cold weather is still alive and well in most parts of the world, so you'll encounter plenty of sales on apparel and accessories to keep you from freezing. Most apparel retailers will host discounts on coats, boots, sweaters and more. Get started by visiting Zara, ASOS, eBay and Amazon.
Transform your bed into the coziest place on earth with new sheets and blankets. Retailers will sometimes label these sales as "White Sales" and can include towels and related bathroom accessories. Overstock and Macy's are great online retailers to find discounts first.
These sales may not be the same in 2018, but you'll have an idea of what to expect.
Various discounts on fitness apparel and accessories
Extra 30% off sale items
Up to 50% off bedding and bath
Up to 75% off sale items. 30% off non-sale items.
Extra 40% off select items
Clothing - Tops and Outerwear
Health and Beauty
Tools - Other
Electronics - Other
Toys and Video Games
Clothing - Bottoms
The last thing you want to think about while shopping is the hassle of international shipping. When using your Borderlinx address at retailer checkout, you'll enjoy savings and stress-free delivery on Winter Sales orders. Here's how we handle it for you.
Borderlinx's Shipping Cost Calculator is a handy way to estimate the total cost of shipping from the Borderlinx hub to your home. We even include guaranteed tax and duty cost in our calculation.
When you make purchases from multiple stores, Borderlinx's shipment consolidation feature lets you release all your packages from our hub at the same time to save on shipping fees.
Take the guesswork out of customs fees and paperwork, and let Borderlinx handle payment for taxes and duties on your Winter Sales purchases.**