The 7 Best Things to Buy in July

July is a good time to buy things to use now (condiments), stuff you should stock up on (bottled water) and items you'll enjoy in the future (jeans).

In Tough Times, Americans Are Really Hitting the Sauce

Since the economy went bland, Americans have been trying to spice things up at home, and they're pouring on a lot of sauce to do it. Sales of cooking sauces have risen 20% between 2005 and 2010, according to a new report from market research firm Mintel.