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Bring the Sales to You

Who doesn’t love a good sale, especially when it involves your favorite brand or store? Chances are, at this very moment there are some clothing items or accessories that you covet for your closet, but you’re holding off for that big sale. Well today, the wait is over. Thanks to near endless online resources, you can find a sale or discount for just about anything—all you have to do is look.

They are called online discount codes, and it’s any savvy shopper’s best friend. Just enter them into the promotion code box (most online stores provide this option at checkout), and watch your savings add up. You might score anything from free shipping to 40 percent off your total purchase! Check out which sites we think have the mort savings success:

CoolSavings: With a growing number of happy consumers who are counting their savings, CoolSavings offers a free membership that comes complete with unlimited access to online discount codes. You can find savings on just about everything from designer accessories to budget brands.

RetailMeNot: This site offers coupon codes and promotion codes for over 100,000 online stores, and even offers the success rate of each code. It’s free to use, and you can opt to register and get deals sent straight to your inbox.

CouponCabin: Boasting over 200 million satisfied shoppers, CouponCabin has about 100,000 active coupons at any given time. You can search by store or type, or simply enter the store or brand you are looking for in the site search engine.

Google: If all else fails, type in the store or brand where you are looking to save, plus the keywords “promotion code” or “coupon code.” You won’t believe how many results are mere seconds away! In fact, we recommend you never online shop before checking to see if a code is available.