By Ashley Watson, writer for dealnews Longing for more sales now that the holiday shopping season is over? If you can't wait until next November, then you need this quick fix: Consumer Reports' "Best Time to Buy" Calendar. Because finding the best deals isn’t just about big sales events, sometimes discounts on certain products are also determined by the time of year they are purchased. Keep in mind that the best time to save doesn’t always mean finding the best selection. It is also important to continue watching for sales alerts because there are always exceptions. Here's a sampling of items from Consumer Reports' list of best buying times throughout the year. For the full list, click here. January Computers, swimwear, winter clothing February Houses and condos, indoor furniture March Digital cameras, TVs, small consumer electronics April Lawn mowers, spring clothing May Camping and outdoor gear, cordless phones June Camcorders, summer sports gear July Outdoor furniture August Air conditioners, backpacks, snow throwers September Bikes, gas grills October Winter coats November Baby products, GPS navigators, toys December Home appliances Ashley Watson received her MFA from Goddard College in January 2006. Upon completing her degree, she taught writing composition at the University of Arizona and began her career as a freelance writer. She is a contributor to the 2007 Teacher’s Guide to Living Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry and Drama, and she has published articles in various online and print magazines. She currently resides in Vermont.