Internet shopping is not a new trend.
Millions surf the web every day looking for deals.
But, it can be pricier to check out online, because of shipping costs.
However, it doesn't have to be.
Have you ever noticed a box when you're checking out online that asks for a promo code? These codes can save you money, and they're easy to find on several different websites.
Try retailmenot.com. Just search for the store you're buying from, take Macys.com for example. Click on Macys.com and several promo codes pop up.
Just copy and paste the code that coincides with your purchase into the promo code box.
This is something that I do all the time. Sometimes you find a promo code that works, sometimes you don't. But it's always worth a try. I found a promo code that took $20 off a wedding or shower gift bought on Macys.com. Much better than spending full price.
Here are a few other websites where you can find money saving promo codes.
Try freeshipping.org. This site offers you free shipping coupons to more than 1,300 stores.
Also, currentcodes.com and keycode.com are sites where you can find promo codes to help you save money.
So, before you checkout, take a few minutes to search for a promo code. I saved $20, but you could save more.
To find more saving you money ideas and to leave your own, click on the saving you money section of KBTX.com.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.