1. When shopping online, choose the best shipping policy. Many times companies offer expedited shipping. However, often getting the product one day earlier can cost you as much as twice the normal shipping price. Therefore, if you can wait on the product to arrive using normal shipping instead of expedited shipping, choose standard shipping to save money.
2. When you are shopping on the web, make sure that you are merely shopping on secure websites. Look in the site URL and it should display "https" instead of the usual "http" at the beginning. Usually have an updated copy of anti-virus running on your computer also. This will ensure that you have a safe online shopping experience.
3. Sign up for the website's newsletter if they have one. Many times stores will give you a discount or some form of deal once you sign up for their newsletter. Determine if there is a deal associated with subscribing to the newsletter at any store you want to shop at.
4. When you shop online, use a credit card instead of a debit card. This is because credit cards are based on your credit, not the amount of money inside your bank account. In case a internet hacker gets your banking information, they can completely ruin you within dependent on hours.