Whether you're buying a Fitbit or a MacBook Pro, making a major new device purchase can only hurt your bank account. But this doesn't have to be the case. There are plenty of smart ways to save on all kinds of tech products, thanks to online deals and trade-in programs. With a tiny bit of planning, you can save big.
According to digital savings site RetailMeNot
, more than 43% of Americans are planning to buy electronics this summer, meaning, that it's the perfect time to brush up on your money-saving know-how. Click through for insider tips from Sara Skirboll, a RetailMeNot shopping expert, and other expert sources to find out how you can get what you need and still have money leftover for vacation.