QUESTION - Do you really need it & Now ?
Will it be used immediately?
Can I wait for price to drop e.g. Sale or fast tech (DVD player £2k now £40)
RULE 1. Research, Research, Research
SPECIALIST MAGS e.g. What Camera, Glasses Guide, PC Mag
RULE 2. Compare before you Buy
COMPARE on a spreadsheet Model, Size, capacity, Price etc
Retailers for Manager Special, Sale, end of Line
Comparison sites e.g. Comparetheprices, Kelkoo, GoCompare, Confused etc
Before you Buy Final Question - Is it the best Model for the price. If in doubt Start again
Rule 3. Get a Better Deal
Ask for Extras e.g. freebies, case, warranty
£1and - A4 binder, NU notebook, Coir compost
Mankind - Zipped headphones £4.99