How much can you save on Christmas trappings?
Learn how to take advantage of the holiday clearance sales available now.
As the holiday season fades, Christmas items hang around in slightly sad yet endearing ways. Grandma eagerly snatches holiday wrapping to save for next year.
The neighbors simply refuse to take down their inflatable snowman. And post-holiday discounts materialize on store shelves. Come December, you'll thank yourself for taking advantage. Shopping at one store the weekend after New Year's, we scored about 70 percent off a selection of holiday items.
Such discounts are the norm this time of year. Here's a look at Christmas items in six categories that are marked down at a range of retailers.
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