Web Shopping & Price Comparison Sites

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Product & Merchant Reviews
Epinions.com Advice on over 150,000 products and services by people who have actually used them.
ShoppingSpot.com Great site where you can find price comparisons, consumer information, product reviews, coupons, deal finders, auctions, classifieds, malls, and much more.
ResellerRatings.com ResellerRatings.com lists genuine customer feedback for computer hardware vendors.
ConsumerREVIEW.com Similar to Epinions, this site also features product and service reviews from actual users.
ConsumerAffairs.com An independent organization which gathers and publishes news and information about frauds and outrages visited upon consumers.
ReviewFinder.com This site reviews all sorts of products and links to other reviews all over the web.
Neoseeker.com Computer hardware, electronics and computer games software reviews along with helpful user forums.
Amazon.com Read Amazon's buying guides and consumer reviews to gain insight into the pros and cons of various product types and brands.
 
Price Comparison Sites

Here are links to some price comparison sites. I tend not to rely on any single one since the information is sometimes incomplete or inaccurate. Nevertheless, they do help a great deal in locating products and finding the best possible prices.

Before you place your order, be sure and check out the Coupon/Bargain Sites I've listed for coupon codes, special deals, and money saving bargains that might save you up to 100% off your purchase!

WEB SITE PRODUCT CATEGORY
PriceGrabber - Highly recommended! Wide variety of product categories.
Shopper.cnet.com - Highly recommended! Wide variety of product categories.
Shopping.com - Highly recommended! Wide variety of product categories.
PriceGetter.com Wide variety of product categories.
PriceSCAN Wide variety of product categories.
BizRate.com Wide variety of product categories.
mySimon Wide variety of product categories.
Yahoo! Shopping Wide variety of product categories.
UK Shopping Techcubic, an internet directory for price comparison shopping.
Shopping Comparison 444.net comparison shopping. Compare product prices and buy online. Includes car loans, credit cards, insurance, games & more.
Streetprices.com Computers and electronics.
Price Watch Computers and electronics.
Rategetter.com Long distance comparisons, cellular phone services, personal toll free numbers and more.
AllWorldPhone.com Save about 77% on international calling! Low international and U.S. long distance rates plus really cheap calling cards for both U.S. and International Calls!
AllWorldCellPhones.com Cellular phone and phone plan shopper.
DialingPlans.com Keep in touch with friends and loved ones without worrying about high bills! VERY CHEAP INTERNATIONAL LONG DISTANCE RATES!
Alibris Books, CDs and DVDs. Over 50 million used, new and out-of-print books!
BooksPrice.com Compare prices of books, CDs, DVDs and games. In addition to comparing prices of individual books or other items, you can also find the best combined price for several books, dvds and cds by adding them to a virtual cart and then view the best total price for all of the items put together.
AAABookSearch.com Books - Recommended by a visitor to my site who buys all of his college textbooks using this price comparison tool.
Bublos.com Books (also book reviews).
BookFinder.com Books.
BestBookBuys.com Books.
BestBookDeal.com Books.
CameraFever.com Digital Cameras.
Gradware.com Guaranteed low price leader for academic software and student discount software. Provides computer hardware, software and books for individuals and schools. Academic Software & Student Discount Software (also computer hardware and books).
 
Auctions - Auctions can be a great source for bargains.
Derek's Auction Page - My page of information and links to resources for buying and selling items at online auction sites.
 
Show, Concert and Sports Tickets
Ticketmaster.com Two of the biggest ticket agencies.
Tickets.com
StubHub.com
Looking for hard to get tickets or wish to sell tickets you can't use? This is a great site where you can buy or sell tickets to concerts, sports or other events.
MTV Online Tour Date Page No they don't sell tickets... but this is a good place to find out who's playing where and when. You can search for concert information by artist and/or city.
LiveDaily.com Another good site for up-to-date artist and tour information.
 
Coupon/Bargain Sites
Rather Be Shopping This website is run by Kyle James who has helped thousands of Moms and families on tight budgets looking for online coupons. Kyle distinguishes himself from most other coupon/bargain shopping sites by providing excellent customer service and promptly answering the email he receives from people looking for help with finding and using online coupons.
The Frugal Shopper The best free offers, discounts, and great deals available online, plus frugal living resources and original ideas to help consumers hold on to their hard-earned money.
Funtasia.net Often discovers new coupon codes and major sales before the other bargain sites.
ShoppingSpot.com You can find coupons and bargain information here. I also have this site listed in the Product and Merchant Reviews Section because you'll also find price comparisons, product reviews and lots of other useful consumer information.
JumpOnDeals.com Coupons, bargains, and shopping deals. Easy to navigate and features has a user discussion forum.
Ben's Bargain Center One of my favorites. Easy to navigate with opportunities for site visitors to make helpful comments regarding the bargains mentioned. Site visitors are able to add often helpful comments and additional information about each bargain listed plus there's a nice message forum.
100sOfFreeCoupons.com Find coupons and bargains by checking under shopping categories, store names or in the daily deals.
RebatePlace.com Find mail-in rebates, instant rebates and special offers. Very easy to navigate this site by both manufacturer and merchant. Great site!
DealofDay.com Besides listing coupons and bargains, this site has user forums where members of the DealofDay offer lots of helpful shopping advice.
FatWallet.com One of the better bargain sites. Also has great user forums with advice and product reviews written by site visitors.
KeepCash.com Lots of deals, coupons and rebate offers.
BizRate.com's Savings Center Find coupons & special offers.
SlickDeals.net Nicely arranged site. Easy to hunt out bargains here.
techbargains.com Tends to have some deals not seen at the other bargain sites.
CouponsandDeals.com This site makes it simple to find out what coupons web sites are offering.
CouponSurfer.com  
DealCatcher.com  
dealnews.com  
ShoppersResource.com Online coupons and promotion codes from a wide variety of online merchants.
BigSavings.com Lots of good stuff here but don't get on their mailing list unless you want e-mail from them virtually every day.
eDealFinder.com  
 
Insurance Rate Quote Comparisons
Insurecom.com Time-saving way to shop for the lowest insurance rates. Compare multiple insurance rate quotes and save. Apply online today. Find the insurance policy and price that is right for you and apply online.
DentalPlans.com Great way to get a find dental insurance plan. Over 100,000 participating dentists.
 
Travel Help
Derek's Travel Page Helpful Resources for Travellers.
 
Shopping for a new or used car (or trying to keep your current vehicle well-maintained)?
Car Page - Car Buying and Car Repair Help
 
Buying Real Estate?
Real Estate Page - Home Buying Help
 
Sites which offer Shipping and or Services to International Locations - Once when I was looking for a way to send a present to Russia, I discovered that there are countless online merchants who ship within the USA but it can be very difficult to find sites which will ship to non-U.S. destinations. This section of my price comparison tools page is dedicated to merchants who offer service to various countries around the world.
Delicious Chocolates - Worldwide Delivery I recently sent a box of these gourmet chocolates to a friend of mine in Romania and I wholeheartedly recommend this company! These chocolates are all unique, hand-made creations that have been formulated by award-winning chocolatiers and all orders come with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
Flowers Delivered Worldwide Same day gift and flower delivery available to USA addresses. International deliveries can be made the next business day when you place your order by 2 p.m. USA East Coast Time.
RussianService.com provides flower, gift and mail delivery services to Russia and the rest of the former USSR. I personally used this service to send a Russian Teddy Bear and candies and I was very satisfied with the service rendered ... as was the recipient :)
India Florist Online India Florist Online can help you to send flowers, chocolates, cakes, perfumes, toys and other gifts to India. I haven't used this service but it looks like a good deal. Send me your feedback about your experience with this company if you use it and I'll pass the comments on to visitors to this site.
Wedding Invitations - Birthday Party Invitations Wedding Invitations - Birthday Party Invitations. Unique wedding and party invitations from Inki Design. Each invitation comes with a fridge magnet. Takes orders from and ship orders to any country in the world!

Recommended Online Merchants

 
Philip Rickard's Hawaiian Jewelry Factory
If you're looking for a unique gift idea, this is site definitely worth your time.
 
Ruby et Violette Utterly Divine Cookies
Cookies make great gifts and these cookies are outstanding! All gift orders include a prominently displayed gift card!
 

Discount Juicers.com
Very informative juicer site. If you've considered buying one of those Juiceman or Jack LaLanne juicers, be sure and check out this site first!

 
Buy shoes online from Zappos online shoe store
Have you considered buying shoes online but are nervous about the whole idea? You don't need to be. Zappos has a 365 day return policy and they offer free shipping BOTH ways. Not only that, Zappos also offers a 110% price guarantee that I've taken advantage of on more than one occasion to save myself even more money. I've bought several pairs of shoes from Zappos the service has been excellent and the shoes are great. I now buy almost all my shoes online from Zappos -- Hush Puppies are my favorite.
 

BuyCostumes.com

Great costumes and props for Halloween, Theater Groups or RPG/Fantasy!

 
 
 

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