15 Ways to Never Pay Full Price for Anything

A good deal should offer you at least 30 percent off, and hopefully more, an expert says. Here are 15 tips to get you there.

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A decade ago, retailers sold 15 percent to 20 percent of their merchandise at a discount.

Today, they sell 40 percent to 45 percent at a discount, according to professional bargain hunter Mark Ellwood.

“Never pay full price for anything — ever,” the journalist and author of “Bargain Fever: How to Shop in a Discounted World” tells USA Today. “If something is less than 30 percent off, put it back on the table.”

For Ellwood, a good deal is at least 30 percent off, and hopefully 50 percent off. To help you get there, we’ve compiled the following tips.


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