Hey, bargain shoppers: We know this is a busy day for you, but while you’re searching for the best deals, we want to make sure you’re using every frugal tool in the toolbox.
Most retailers are offering major discounts today. In addition to getting in on major Cyber Monday discounts, you can get cash-back bonuses of as much as 15% if you shop through an online portal like Rakuten.
Here’s how it works: Basically, cash-back portals earn a commission from retailers for referring online shoppers to those retailers’ websites, and then the portals pass some or all of that commission on to shoppers.
It’s free to sign up with Rakuten, and it only takes a minute. You can get cash back shopping at many retailers year-round by using Rakuten, but right now those bonuses are especially high, and in combination with Cyber Monday sales, you can nab some truly some awesome prices. Here are just a few examples to illustrate.
Lands’ End — Get 50% off sitewide plus 15% cash back
Lands’ End has slashed 50% off everything for Cyber Monday — including the matching family pajamas from Oprah’s “favorite things” list. Get them for a song by shopping through Rakuten.
Walgreen’s — 30% off sitewide plus 15% cash back
Walgreens has everything from soup to nuts marked down. Between the discount and the cash-back offer, it’s a good time to buy stocking stuffers and load up on essentials like your favorite shampoo and vitamins.
The Container Store — 20% off closet organizers plus 15% cash back
Today is the day to get your closet in order with discounted organizing tools from The Container Store. The retailer promises to cut 20% on a single category each day this week. So, if you’re in the market for kitchen, garage or dorm-room organizing tools, be sure to check back.
Coach — Cyber Monday sale prices plus 15% cash back
Coach bags can be very expensive, but many of these gorgeous purses, wallets and accessories are slashed by 30% — and with an additional 15% off, they start to look downright affordable. Plus, they last forever.
Pier 1 Imports — 30% off sitewide plus 15% cash back
Loads of fun gifts, holiday glassware, home goods and party favors are discounted today at Pier 1. Don’t miss out if you need anything to celebrate the season or spruce up your home for the new year.
To check out these and hundreds of other retailers offering cash back through Rakuten that’ll boost your seasonal savings, click here.
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Earn extra money by using Rakuten (formerly known as Ebates) — a site where you can earn up to 40% cash back at more than 2,500 stores. As a bonus for joining Rakuten, you'll earn $10 when you spend at least $25 within the first 90 days. Start earning cash back and claim a free $10 bonus today.
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