What to Buy in August, According to RetailMeNot

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Back to School shopping is in full swing and if you look around, there are some pretty good deals to be had. However, you can save big on some other stuff in August as well. Shopping and Trends Expert at RetailMeNot, Sara Skirboll, clued us in on the five best things to save in August. RetailMeNot crunched the numbers and found that you can get some great deals on kids apparel, back to school items, linens, beauty products, and wine this month.

At JCPenney, you can get 10% off kids apparel and accessory purchases of $50 or more and Kohl's is offering 15% off orders of $100 or more. When it comes to back to school items, check out Staples. They're offering 25% off school supplies with the purchase of a backpack. Target is offering 15% off select school supplies as well.

The older kids heading off to college will need new sheets, towels, and all other kinds of linens. Bed Bath & Beyond is offering a deal of 20% off any item in store. RetailMeNot also has some deals on makeup this month from retailers like The Body Shop and Ulta. Lastly, RetailMeNot has tons of deals on wine.

For all of these discounts and more, check out RetailMeNot.com.