5 tips to saving while shopping online

 In Shopping & Savings tips

The dreary weather these days certainly dampens the mood to step out of the house, but that does not mean that you cannot stop shopping. Many retailers ensure that their online stores offer the same items or an even better range than their physical outlets. Moreover, purchasing items at the tip of your fingers from the comfort of your own home can turn out to be an even cheaper and more convenient experience if you know how to go about it.

To make the most out of your online shopping spree, here are some tips!

Discount codes

Whenever you enter a new shopping website for the first time, a popup window will normally appear offering you a discount code for your first purchase. Make sure you key in the code when you finalise your order at checkout!

Free delivery

Having your items delivered right to your doorstep without paying a single cent more for what you have purchased makes the online shopping experience so perfect. Several online stores offer free deliveries for minimum purchases, so be sure to spot the minimum purchase amount on the website to qualify for free delivery.

Pro Tip: US, Europe, Japan or China Merchants do have local free shipping from time to time! Remember to make use of your vPOST free shipping address to enjoy that.

Combine purchases with friends

Can’t make up the minimum purchase amount for free delivery? Find friends or neighbours who would like to buy from the same website as you do. This is especially so for items that become cheaper when purchased in bulk. That little reduction in price per item will definitely go a long way. Get your 2nd packages base charge waived off to enjoy greater service as well!

Compare prices before purchase

Checking out prices on different websites is one way to ensure that you get the best deals for your purchases. Several online stores may sell the same items, so keep your eyes peeled for websites offering the most discounts on your desired items.

Join memberships for sweeter deals

Maximise your online shopping experience by joining memberships and/or loyalty clubs. From accumulating loyalty points to birthday discounts and seasonal V.I.P. member sales, there is a high chance that you will enjoy various deals all year round.

Lastly, consolidate and save on your shipping!

Consolidation allows you to save without shouldering additional packages shipping even you checkout within one shopping invoice, there might be chances your items are being packed separately by the merchants.

Best part, enjoy 30days free storage holding when you ship your items to your 4 free overseas address!

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