It’s President’s Day weekend, and your wallet may still be recovering from all the Valentine’s Day gifts you had to buy. Don’t worry - this week, some of our fave blogs covered how you can save major bucks this weekend (on everything from clothes to family activities). So, read on for tips on getting the most out of your President’s Day weekend - without having to overspend!
Wondering which banks are closed on Monday? My Bank Tracker posted a helpful list of which banks are open on President’s Day, and how the bank holiday could affect your banking transactions. And, if you’re a bit of a history nerd, they’ve also included fun facts about President’s Day. Did you know Alexander Hamilton and Benjamin Franklin are the only two non-Presidents to appear on U.S bills? We didn’t either.
Presidents’ Day weekend is the perfect time to snag some amazing discounts. Kiplinger lays out what items will bring you the best deals, including clothes, appliances (like washers and dryers), and electronics. If you shop over the weekend, you’ll also probably find lower prices on furniture, jewelry, and even mattresses! So, take advantage of the savings our forefathers have so generously given us!
Refinery29 is definitely in the holiday spirit, as they’ve put together a list of every single Presidents’ Day weekend sale that will help you save a ton of money. Head to stores like Ann Taylor, Gap, Banana Republic, and Express for major savings. Just don’t forget to check CouponPal for any discount codes before you check out!
The Centsible Life knows that the most valuable thing you can have during this weekend is time spent with the fam. So, they’ve posted a great list of 25 activities you can do that won’t cost you too much. Things like visiting a museum, going on a hike, and baking at home are all perfect activities you can do to just enjoy spending time with your loved ones on the holiday.
So, however you choose to spend it (or what you choose to spend your money on), happy President’s Day!