8 Top Finds for Memorial Day Sales Amanda Peterson May 26, 2023 • 2 Minute Read Holidays It's no surprise it's Memorial Day weekend and everything you could possibly imagine is ON SALE! And, if you're lucky, you can take advantage of the rewards programs your own credit cards may have! For example, DiscoverIT is offering 5% Cashback Rewards from April - June on anything spent at Restaurants & Wholesale Clubs such as Costco and Sam's Club. While there's not much for sales at restaurants over Memorial Day weekends, there is certainly huge savings to be had at most retailers. According to an article from McNutt & Partners, increasing commercialization of the Memorial Day holiday started with this shift to it being a three-day weekend in the 1970s. They have fascinating information on how we went from such a somber holiday to a retail extravaganza. Deals To Be Had Ok, back to the deals... Like President's Day and Labor Day, Memorial Day is one of the largest retail weekends to find the best deals on anything from mattresses to furniture to home goods. We have compiled 8 Top Finds to look for when snooping the ads for such "deals". 1. Mattresses | From yahoo.com, PSA: Here Are All The Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales Happening This Weekend 2. Luggage | ETonline offers The Best Memorial Day Luggage Sales to Shop Before Your Summer Vacation 3. Furniture | CNN gives us an opportunity to Refresh your home for less with these Memorial Day 2023 furniture deals 4. Small Appliances | TechRadar.com highlights the Memorial Day appliance sales 2023: best early deals and what to expect next week 5. Luxury Bedding | House Beautiful has 22 Memorial Day Bedding Deals That Will Help You Rest Easy 6. Cookware | Taste of Home offers up The 41 Best Memorial Day Kitchen and Home Deals You Don’t Want to Miss 7. Vacuums | Yahoo!life has a great list if vacuums from A top-rated Anker robovac for just $96 — plus 35+ more pre-Memorial Day steals, from Bissell to Shark 8. Electronics | And last, Best Products boasts 100 Cool Tech Gadgets We Recommend In 2023 If you're looking for more deals, CBS News has an extensive list chock full of deals here. Forbes also offers some great insight on various big sales. Make Money While You Shop These are all really great deals, but how can I afford them? CreditSoup offers several cards that offer various rewards options on everyday purchases. And, there are also other apps out there that you can earn cash just by shopping through them. Here's how that works. If you plug in your rewards credit card as a payment option on the Rakuten app, for example, you are not only receiving cash back by using your card, you're also earning cash rewards paid out from the app! So basically, you're double dipping on your everyday purchases. In Summary Memorial Day sales are the best time to make that big purchase on staple items in your home, such as mattresses and furniture. And when you decide what big ticket item you are ready to buy, make sure you use the card with the best return on rewards. CreditSoup.com has some great options to checkout as far as rewards cards for that purchase. Last, we don't want to forget that Memorial Day is definitely a day of remembrance. Finding deals while you shop is great, but please remember those that sacrificed their lives so that we have the freedoms we have here in America. Follow Us Here! #Holiday#MemorialDay#Rewards#RewardsCards#SavingMoney Editorial Disclaimer: Information in these articles is brought to you by CreditSoup. Banks, issuers, and credit card companies mentioned in the articles do not endorse or guarantee, and are not responsible for, the contents of the articles. The information is accurate to the best of our knowledge when posted; however, all credit card information is presented without warranty. Please check the issuer’s website for the most current information.