Tag: amazon

Things You May Want to Check-out on PrimeDay

Amazon’s PrimeDay is officially upon us. Whatever your thoughts are on this national shopping bonanza – one thing is for sure – it is probably one of the biggest sales days for the online shopping conglomerate. As you may be aware, we’re big fans of Amazon. They are making shopping easier and venturing into new …

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$32 Off Amazon Prime (One Day Only)

We’ve talked before about Amazon’s Prime Service, which allows customers to get free two-day shipping on eligible items, access to their video library and many other privileges by paying $99 per year. I reviewed our first year with Prime to see if we were actually saving money over that time. And it turned out that it was a …

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How to Get the Most Savings When Shopping at Amazon

Thought we would shake things up a little bit and offer you a video of more ways that you can save money when you are shopping at Amazon. To highlight a few that are covered in the video: Utilize Prime If you are a regular shopper at Amazon, you may want to sign-up for the …

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50% Off Backpacks + Bags (Today Only)

I know, I know. It’s hard to start thinking about it – but school is creeping up on us. I always dreaded seeing those “back-to-school” sales on TV in the summer. That said, thought we’d let you know that Amazon is having a one day only sale on its backpacks and bags at the site. …

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Kindle Fire on the Amazon: How I Scored an Upgrade for (Almost) Free

The following was written by Three Thrifty Guys reader, Andrew, who had an interesting adventure with the “beloved” online retailer. Amazon.com may be the most consumer-friendly retailer on the planet, yet they can still get it wrong more often than they get it right, something I found out when they nearly stuck me with a lifetime …

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Was Amazon Prime Worth it? One Year Later

With another year behind us, I thought it would be interesting to look back and access a few expenditures we incurred in 2013. One of those was our Amazon Prime membership with a yearly fee of $79. So, was it worth it?

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How to Spend the Remaining Balance on Your Cash Gift Cards

Have you ever tried to use the last remaining balance of a cash gift card – only to have it rejected by the cashier during check-out? Or, you just have a few tiny amounts left on some leftover cash cards you got from your birthday? Here’s an easy way to get those balances off your …

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Save More Through Subscription-based Purchasing

I’d been looking at more unique ways to save money with online purchases lately when I stumbled upon an interesting concept that Amazon has been promoting: subscription-based purchases. Turns out, this is nothing really new and something that Amazon’s been doing for awhile. 

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7 Items That are (Often) Cheaper to Buy Online Than In-store

Have you ever thought about what items  you regularly purchase that might be cheaper to buy online? I recently came across this Reddit asking that question – and thought it would be interesting to discuss here. Most of our shopping is still done in-store – save for some gifts and “deals” we come across over …

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