A quick clip from the Oprah.com video series "One Minute to More Money with Jean Chatzky" gave 5 simple and smart tips to save money while doing your shopping online. Jump below to check them out and bookmark for your next purchase:
1) Use a Shopbot like Bizrate or Google Product Search to find the best price.
2) Google the name of the merchant you are thinking about purchasing from along with the word "coupon" to find any discount offers.
3) Sign up for emails from retailers you regularly shop from to receive offers.
4) If an item you purchased goes on sale within15 days of your purchase date, call the toll free number for the retailer and inquire about a credit.
5) Think about whether it is a "need" or "want" item before hitting the "buy" button!
Watch Jean in the video right here at Oprah.com.
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