Best deals of January, where to find them

Retailers are clearing out last year's inventory to move on; and that can mean big savings. The editors of Deal News say shopping this month For Valentine's gifts will save you a lot of money. If your sweetheart wants diamonds or pearls or a name brand watch, check out the jewelry counter at department stores. You can find a lot of markdowns on left over holiday jewelry. The closer we get to February, the higher prices will inch back up.

January is a good time to find fitness equipment deals that rival Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. Good spots to check include NordicTrack's website with some items up to half off right now.

This is the month of the white sale. It's time to get new bed linens and towels. You can find sales all over. Deal News says Wayfair, JC Penney and Target have 50 percent off sales.
We told you in December to wait until now to buy coats and winter wear. In 2016, sales in January on outerwear were up to 70 percent off. And as we move closer to the Super Bowl, prices on big screen TVs usually take a dive.

Deal News says you should wait to buy computers and other electronics until February. You can expect to see a lot of markdowns on those items during President's Day sales.