The fiscal year ends in March for most Japanese companies, which means discounts for you as they get rid of old models to make room for this year's.
Graduation and wedding season are around the corner so look out for big promotions on kitchen goods from retailers.
Most vacuum companies release their new models for the year in June. Take advantage of the price drop of older models.
Retailers will be bringing out the savings as everyone looks to update their home for spring.
With the end of the Easter season, retailers will be "spring cleaning" their Sunday dresses. Gear up for next year.