Bazaars, tiangges, and sales--these are the siren call for any shopaholic. And with mallwide sales coming just about every payday weekend, not to mention seasonal sales and bazaars (think summer bazaars, night markets, and more), there is ample opportunity to spend your hard-earned cash on something pretty or functional or both. But before you head off to the nearest sale, arm yourself with these 15 tips to help you get the best deals for the things you want to buy.
For more shopping tips, check out these FN articles:
- Buyer Beware Part II: 9 Tried-and-Tested Tips for Tiangge Shopping
- Buyer Beware Part III: 10 Tips for Fruitful Ukay-Ukay Shopping
- 10 Smart Tips for the Hasty Shopper
(First published in Good Housekeeping Magazine, Bargain Shopping Special section as "Be a Super Shopper!" in September 2005; adapted for use in Female Network)