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5 Websites Guaranteed to Save You Money Right Now

Updated on July 14, 2014

PriceGrabber.com

Do you worry about maintaining your budget? Do you want to save a little cash? Today people who prefer to use special price comparison websites want to find the best deals on services and products. Online resources are popular because of the money and time saving benefits they provide. It is true that everyone likes a bargain, and the best way to be frugal is to search for the most reasonable prices. This process can be a time consuming hassle if buyers are trying to research everything manually. Fortunately, there is a better alternative such as the use of price comparison websites.

PriceGrabber is considered an industry leader in online comparison shopping and is the first comparison shopping website to project sales tax and shipping into it's information and pricing. PriceGrabber.com was founded in 1999 by former CEOs Kamran Pourzanjani and Tamim Mourad.

The company partners with retailers, merchants and world wide sellers to help you choose from a diverse range of products including appliances, electronics, grocery, gourmet, health and beauty products, pets, toys and sporting goods. PriceGrabber's motto is smart shopping anytime, anywhere and now you can download the free PriceGrabber app for: ipad. iphone and Android

Nextag.com

Nextag.com is a comprehensive comparison website which shops millions of products to find the best one for you at today's lowest price. Better Business Bureau approved, Nextag operates in the USA and international markets including Canada, France, Germany and Japan.

Originally, Nextag started as a website where buyers and sellers could negotiate prices for computers and electronics products. Today you can compare prices in product areas from home and garden, decorations and software to video games and office equipment. Nextag will show you what people from all over the world are shopping for at any given moment. You can log in from your Facebook account or simply search on their website.

TheFind.com

TheFind.com was created in 2003 by Silva Kumar. TheFind.com is a discovery shopping search engine which targets lifestyle products such as accessories, home and garden, apparel fitness, kids and family, and beauty and health.

TheFind allows you to sign up for sales alerts on products you like as well as personalize your own shopping experience.

If you love your search engines socially responsible TheFind.com periodically runs "Color for a Cause" campaigns to raise money for charities. During each campaign, TheFind.com donates $1 to a selected charity each time a user does a search containing a designated color.

Google Shopping.com

Originally called Froogle, the Google Shopping format was the brainchild of Craig Nevill-Manning who created and launched the shopping comparison program in December of 2002.

Google Shopping users enjoy 360-degree product images, discounts/promotions displayed on products and shortlists. With Google Shopping shortlists, users can easily bookmark, e-mail and do product research and plan purchases with friends and family.

Search results on Google Shopping are built on Product Listing Ads. Shoppers can discover, compare and purchase products directly from a store.

People who utilize price comparison sites don't need to go anywhere else to find a variety of discounts and special promotions. In order to compare prices offered by a number of different providers simply click a mouse. An additional benefit for online consumers is that they can make all of their purchases from home. Online shopping is available around the clock and on a daily basis. However, if you want to compare vendor prices before you go out to a store the comparison shopping websites are an invaluable tool.

Shopzilla.com

CEO Bill Glass created Shopzilla.com to operate as a portfolio of shopping web sites, with its greatest experience as a price comparison service. With Shopzilla you can compare prices on all your needs plus get merchant ratings and reviews.

Shopzilla itemizes prices including tax and shipping and shows whether a store has an item in stock with quantities, in some cases. You can bookmark or e-mail all product pages. Shopzilla also lets you add items to a shopping list for later review. Shopzilla is most effective at pricing such items as CDs and books. People should read the reviews of other consumers. Reviews are available and you will do best to get more information about different products and services before making a final decision. Shoppers provide valuable tips, insights and details, but these are most useful when unbiased. Online resources can offer a wide range of products and services, so it's entirely possible to find everything you need while browsing. Time really is money.

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  • LKMore01 profile imageAUTHOR

    LKMore01 

    4 years ago

    Thank you Cris Sp. Your comment is understood and appreciated. Hope you have a beautiful holiday.

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    CrisSp 

    4 years ago from Sky Is The Limit Adventure

    I'm not an eager on-line shopper specially after my account has been compromised. However, I also cannot stand the crowd at the mall (at this time) anymore. My daughter told me, it's the SOA (sign of old age). Lol!

    However, this hub is great and very timely. So, thank you and I'm sure to pass it along. :)

  • LKMore01 profile imageAUTHOR

    LKMore01 

    4 years ago

    Thank you, Liz. This was inspired by one of my brothers over the Thanksgiving holiday. It's awesome if readers find it useful and efficient so they can spend less time shopping and more time with loved ones.

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    Elizabeth Parker 

    4 years ago from Las Vegas, NV

    What a timely hub! This is going to come in handy to many people. Thank you for sharing with us!

  • LKMore01 profile imageAUTHOR

    LKMore01 

    4 years ago

    Thank you so much, Flourish. May you and your family have a beautiful stress free holiday season.

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    FlourishAnyway 

    4 years ago from USA

    Great information. I'm going to put these websites to use to save money this holiday season. Pinning, too, so others can benefit.

  • LKMore01 profile imageAUTHOR

    LKMore01 

    4 years ago

    kidcrafts,

    Thank you so much for reading and commenting. Hopefully, everyone will find the article useful.

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    kidscrafts 

    4 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

    Very useful websites, LKMore01! I never heard of Nextag! It seems to be a very interesting website to use to compare price for any purchase!

    Thank you for sharing! I never heard of TheThing either! I will have to test those websites to see if it's working for stores in Canada :-)

    I hope that you have a great Thanksgiving! Enjoy the rest of the holiday season!

  • LKMore01 profile imageAUTHOR

    LKMore01 

    4 years ago

    Thank you, Bill. Thanksgiving was awesome! Hope you had a wonderful time too. Enjoy the remainder of your weekend.

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    Bill Holland 

    4 years ago from Olympia, WA

    Good information with the holidays coming. Thank you and I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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