Weekend deals: Retail therapy for the winter blues

Last Updated February 2019

Do you live in a region that is cold and snowy this weekend, making you just want to stay inside and keep warm? If so, you may want to spend a little time shopping for a few bargains.

Items that make everyday life a little easier, more comfortable, and even entertaining are on sale, so it's the perfect time to get some things you need, want, or a bit of both. So stay inside, grab a cup of hot chocolate, and check out our picks for the best values available this weekend.

1. NatureBright SunTouch Plus Light and Ion Therapy Lamp

This is the time of year when many people feel down – the holidays are over, the days are short, and sunlight is in limited supply. Light therapy is an option that is known to lift moods. If you'd like to give this therapeutic treatment a try, we recommend the NatureBright SunTouch Therapy Lamp that's currently marked down from $63.80 to $39.99. It delivers light and ion therapy that doesn't produce UV rays and can alleviate down feelings often associated with Seasonal Affective Disorder.

2. TCL 65-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV

Are you looking for some entertainment while you spend more time indoors this winter? The TCL 65-Inch 4K UHD Roku TV may be what you need. Whether you like to watch TV or game, this TV has the features to make the most of your viewing experience. The 65-inch screen is the right size for medium to large spaces, and the 4K UHD resolution makes colors look realistic and action come to life. But perhaps its best feature is the built-in Roku that makes it easy to stream your favorite apps. If you aren't a cord cutter already, this may be the TV that inspires you to make that money-saving change. You'll also save money on this TCL Roku model, as you can get yours this weekend for $849.99 a savings of 35% off the retail price.

3. Intuit TurboTax Deluxe 2018 Tax Software

The thought of doing taxes strikes fear and frustration in many people, but the right software can take the worry out of tax season. You can save money by doing your own taxes, and accomplish this necessary task without getting stuck during the process with TurboTax Deluxe Tax Software. It's easy to follow and recommended for filers that own homes, have kids, and have incurred expenses related to medical and childcare. It also offers guidance finding numerous deductions and credits, and comes with access to free phone help. This software is also good for doing state taxes. Both MAC and PC downloads are $10 off and available for $49.99. or you can select the MAC/PC disc for $39.99, which is a $20 savings.

4. BELLA Electric Hot Air Fryer

Using an air fryer has caught on over the past few years, and now almost everyone wants to try this new meal-preparation technology that cuts down on calories and unnecessary fat. If you want to try out this handy appliance without spending a lot of money, chances are you'll be impressed with the BELLA 2.5 Liter Electric Hot Air Fryer. It's just the right size to make enough food for a couple or family, and has temperature and timer dial controls that are simple to use. The secret to great tasting dishes is the convection-like hot air it delivers that puts a light, golden finish on foods like fries, onion rings, chicken wings, and more – no extra oil needed. Get the BELLA Air Fryer today for just $39.99 — an unbeatable savings of 50% off the list price.

5. WEEKENDER Quilted Down Alternative Hotel-Style Comforter

A new comforter is exactly want you need for a lift from the winter blues. The WEEKENDER Quilted Down Alternative Hotel-Style Comforter is a good deal at $39.99 for the queen size, as it can be used by itself or as an insert for a duvet. It's made of fluffy, micro-fiber fill that's an alternative to down feathers, plus it's suitable for allergy sufferers. And although warm, it's lightweight enough to use all year long.

 

Prices and availability presented in this piece may change after publication.

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