How to get the best value on electronics

April 24, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
Whether you're spending more money or not, most of us enjoy a good bargain. Money Magazine has released its tips on getting the best value on electronics.

Look for sales of flat screen TVs right before the Super Bowl. The best deals on computers are usually found in late summer during back to school shopping season.

Web sites like track prices and predict when prices will go down. And don't rule out refurbished models. They come with warranties and are often a good as new.

Money Magazine also prefers name brands for their quality over off brands.