Your June WalletPop monthy planner

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Strawberries a great buy in JuneSchool's out, teachers let the fools out! But you're no fool, not if you read WalletPop for tips on scoring deals and padding your pocketbook. The first month of summer is a great time to kick back and enjoy the fruits of someone else's labor.

June is a great month to buy:
  • Picnic foods
  • Party supplies
  • School supplies
  • Furniture
  • Gym memberships
  • Tools (before Father's Day)


But June is not a great month to buy:
  • Air conditioners
  • Remodeling
  • Water skis
Save or make money this month:
Do your chores:
  • Clean your birdfeeders
  • Check/replace sprinklers
  • Mulch plants
  • Order firewood so it can season over the summer
  • Paint house exterior
  • Seal your deck
  • Check washer hoses
  • Change furnace filters
  • Prune spring-flowering bushes

Enjoy fresh food:
  • Strawberries
  • Corn
  • Apricots
  • Watermelon
  • Lettuce
  • Cherries
  • Blueberries
  • Peaches
  • Apricots
  • Cantaloupe
  • Radishes
  • Swiss chard
And take time to celebrate!
  • Adopt a shelter cat month
  • Gay & Lesbian pride month
  • Dairy month
  • National Accordion Awareness Month
  • National Flag Week (June 13-19)
  • Watermelon Seed Spitting Week (June 24-27)
  • National Go Barefoot Day (June 1)
  • National Trails Day (June 5)
  • Family History Day (June 14)
  • Father's Day (June 20)
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