Macy's discounts a wide selection of apparel, shoes, home items, luggage, and more during its 48-Hour Sale. Plus, coupon code "HOUR48" cuts $20 off orders of $48 or more. Pad your order with a beauty item (eligible items start at $3) to bag free shipping; otherwise, shipping adds $10.95. (Orders of $48 or more ship free automatically.) Some exclusions may apply. Deal ends July 21. A couple of best bets, with prices after the coupon and free shipping with beauty item:
Ecco Men's Helsinki Cap-Toe Oxford Shoes for $39.99 (pictured, all-time best, low by $49)
Nightway Women's Lace Halter Gown for $45.40 ($64 off)
Knowing what to expect in advance can help you prepare for -- and adjust to -- life in your golden years.