Get cash back when you shop online: Ebates really works!

A couple of years ago I discovered something I think EVERYONE should know about, especially if you do a lot of shopping online.  Have you heard of Ebates? This website is amazing! It takes 15 seconds to sign up online, and it’s free.  The way it works is simple: Whenever you want to shop online at Nordstrom, Sephora, The Body Shop, Barnes & Noble, Target, Walmart, eBay, or thousands of other stores, go to Ebates first, and link to the retailer through them. You’ll get a percentage of CASH BACK on every purchase! Right now, you’ll get 10% back at The Body Shop and 6% back at Teavana for example. Plus, Ebates will tell you if there are any coupon/promotion codes to use for extra discounts/free shipping/etc.!

Every 3 months you’ll receive a check in the mail or a credit to your PayPal account. Here’s the payment schedule:

Purchases Posted Between                       Big Fat Check Sent

Jan 1-Mar 31                                                  May 15

Apr 1-June 30                                                 Aug 15

July 1-Sept 30                                                 Nov 15

Oct 1-Dec 31                                                  Feb 15

I’ve been using Ebates for about 2 years, and always receive my money on time.  As a matter of fact, I already received my Big Fat Check (via PayPal) for November.  It’s like a little bonus for the shopping I do online! This is especially handy during the holidays when it saves time to shop online and there are so many sales going on.  Do yourself a favor and do your shopping online, and use Ebates.  The rebate you get every couple of months is such a pleasant surprise!
You can also earn bonuses by referring friends. It’s a win-win situation, because when your friend signs up for Ebates and makes their first purchase, they will receive a $5 bonus, and so will you!

Are you convinced?  It’s free to signup, so go and get your $5 bonus and use Ebates next time you purchase something online.

My link is  http://www.ebates.com/rf.do?referrerid=QF%2BXG5%2BWaM2v7EtWF%2BNTyA%3D%3D

This is seriously amazing for those of us who love shopping online! The only catch…you have to remember to use it!! Instead of going to Sephora/Nordstrom/etc. directly, go to Ebates first, and click on the link to your store. That’s how they track your cash back, so you can’t forget to use Ebates. Another note: this works internationally, as long as the vendor ships to your country.

Let me know if you have any questions about this amazing website.

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2 Responses to Get cash back when you shop online: Ebates really works!

  1. A Heel in Mint says:

    Thank you so much for following me on twitter! I have tried so many products after going through your reviews on youtube. Love Mychelle! You are amazing!! 🙂

    xx
    Heel in Mint
    http://www.heelinmint.blogspot.com

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