Use these tricks to get the best deals shopping this holiday season

Shopping for the holidays can be stressful, so sometimes the greatest gift of all is a list of tips and tricks to make the most out of your shopping experience! If you’re looking to strike some deals this holiday season, we’ve got you covered. Here are some shopping hacks that’ll save you both stress and money! 

1. Know When to Score the Best Deals

Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday are some of the best times to score a deal, so aim to get your holiday shopping done over Thanksgiving weekend! 

2. Use Coupons

Coupons are an easy way to save some cash. Websites like Redplum, RetailMeNot, and Smart Source make finding the coupons you need a breeze. 

3. Get Free 2-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime conveniently offers free, reliable 2-day shipping, which is perfect if you want to  secure any last-minute gifts right before the holidays! 

4. Compare Prices From Nearby Stores

Don’t settle on the first price you see. Put in the time to compare prices from multiple stores, so you can make sure you’re getting the best deal. It’ll be worth it! 

5. Use Online Services to Compare Prices

If you’re shopping online, websites like Wikibuy, Yroo and Pricegrabber will help you surf the web to find the best prices. 

6. Choose Your Credit Card Wisely

A no-fee credit card with great rewards is a perfect way to get some cash back or miles during large holiday shopping sprees. Citibank, Fidelity, Chase and American Express all offer solid options.

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