New Yorkers can take advantage of the "Cash for Appliances" rebate program this weekend.
For the first weekend of October, the state of New York re-launched its program that offers rebates to consumers who turn in their old appliances.The rebates can be used at Sears stores across the state for new, energy efficent machines.
On Friday moring, there was $5 million left in the state's rebate program for ENERGY STAR® qualified appliances. The rebates are given or a first-come, first-serve basis, and can range from $75 to $555. Sears stores across the state are participating in the program.