Which items should you buy in Novmeber, and which sales should you keep waiting for? Take a look at Yahoo! Shopping's list of good and bad November buys to help you find this month's best deals.
It should come as little surprise that retailers slash prices on Halloween costumes as soon as Halloween is over.
And candy too!
Power tools are an increasingly popular holiday item and you can find a lot of great deals in this category during November.
Baby and toddler products
Black Friday and Cyber Monday bring with them deep discounts on Blu-Ray movies. Some are as low as $5 with shipping.
Soaps, candles and lotions
These items are always popular holiday gifts. They're easy to asssemble into custom gift baskets and can be very reasonably priced in November.
November is a great month to outfit your kitchen as you prepare for holiday feasts, and cookware also makes for a great gift as more Americans call themselves "foodies."
Coveted gadgets from televisions to GPG units are typically used as "door-buster" specials on Black Friday and the weeks that follow. This is the month when that big TV you've been eyeing will likely dip in price from 15 to 20 percent.