There are four things the experts suggest should cost less this year.
The people at "Smart Money" say you can save money in four key areas. The first is buying a used car. More used vehicles are coming to the market, dropping prices. The cost of cable or satellite tv isn't dropping but alternatives are increasing.
Providers lost at least half a million subscribers last year, many to "streaming" services.
The price of flat-screen tv's is falling, as fewer people are buying television sets, and competition increases among manufacturers.
The cost of e-books should soften, as retailers get more flexibility to set prices.