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Online Coupons Done Right

Finding the best online coupons is a passing fancy for some, a mission for others. Me? I rarely buy anything more than groceries, but when I do purchase my books, music, or clothes, I buy them from online vendors. While I love supporting local stores, it’s often easier and cheaper to use an online retailer for those extras. Why is it cheaper? Coupon codes are available for nearly every major online retailer in the world, and that can save you a ton of cash.

Where do you find coupon codes?

The largest database of online coupon codes can be found at Coupon Chief. Basically, if you’re wanting to purchase something online and need a coupon code, start with Coupon Chief. It’s likely there’s a coupon for you in their expansive list of stores and listings. You can find offers for free shipping, money off your total purchase, as well as percentage discounts off of your total purchase. There are also a few surprises from vendors, so it’s worth checking out.

I’ve tried some other coupon sites, but they are difficult to muddle through. While they might have the coupon codes available, you have to jump through countless hoops or go through a pesky registration process to get to them. Personally, I see registration, even if the account is free, as a barrier. Coupon Chief is different. While they encourage you to sign up, it’s not necessary to register on the site to receive great deals.

How does Coupon Chief Get Its Codes?

That’s one of the great features. Many coupon places solicit their codes without anything expected in return. Coupon Chief has a program called Pays-2-Share where you can get 2% from any of the purchases that are made from the codes. In other words, if you’re one of those who scours the net looking for the best coupon codes, you can get paid for your efforts with an affiliate program. That’s the part which requires registration, but it’s worth it to get some money out of the deal.

As a result, countless coupon codes are submitted for review from everywhere on the web. When the database is added to, everyone wins. Coupon Chief harnessed the power of social networking in the interests of helping everyone save money.

Are these codes legit?

With such an overwhelming incentive to bring coupon codes to the site, some might get the idea that they can submit false codes in the hopes that they will receive money. Each of the codes at Coupon Chief is rated, commented upon, and thoroughly reviewed by its users. If someone submits a bogus coupon code, or the code goes to a sleazy vendor, it will be quickly caught. They have no tolerance for BS, they just want to bring you the best coupon codes around.

Whether you’re just dabbling in coupon codes, or you have a passion for finding the best deals and sharing, Coupon Chief is the best place to go. I know that I will go there before I shop at any online retailers so I can get a discount on already low Internet prices.

Disclosure

While this is a paid review, the opinions expressed herein are my own and not influenced by Coupon Chief or any other individual, entity, or corporation. Although I don’t go shopping often, when I pick up something from Amazon or Woman Within, I’ll be stopping there first. Picture courtesy of DMDonahoo on Flickr and is used with permission from the creative commons license.