Cyber Monday shopping tips Video
Cyber Monday shopping tips Video Transcript
If you are searching for online deals and hopes of catching a windfall on cyber Monday, the first resource you should check is cybermonday.com. It's a catch off for major retailer's deals throughout the year. But on Cyber Monday, it will update the site with the best deals, hourly specials and exclusives. Sign up with your e-mail address to receive alerts. Dealio, PriceGrabber.com and RetailMeNot.com are all similar sites that keep you up to date with store coupons and allow you to comparison shop. If you're looking to score deals, bookmark these sites and be sure to check for promotions before placing your order. Finally, think about shopping through various reward sites that give you extra points, airline miles or even cash every time you make a purchase. For example, Ebates.com will give you a certain percentage of what you spend one other 1,600 partner retailers if you access that website through Ebates. So, create a free membership and be sure to start at their site to get your cash back rewards. In San Francisco, I'm Kara Tsuboi, CNET.com for CBS News.
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