Everything under one ‘roof’
New computer, home furnishings or gifts, whatever you’re looking for can be found on this site, often at incredibly competitive prices. Sign up for its newsletter and get notification of special deals and free shipping days.
Shoe shopping – you either love it or loathe it. If you fall in to the latter, but your favourite footwear is falling apart, then take a walk down the online aisles. As well as the latest fashion footwear, there are comfort and orthotic-friendly ranges available.
Shipping from the US and the UK, this online marketplace revoloutionised the way people shop. No longer do Australians need to pay more for books, games, DVDs and electronics; these can now be delivered direct to your door in just a few days. The only downside is that some things can’t be shipped to Australia
No need for new
If you’re looking for something a little unusual, are not fussed about your goods being brand new and enjoy the trill of an auction, then this is the site you need visit. New goods and fixed price purchases are available, but where’s the fun in that?
If you’re not keen on travelling to pick up a bargain, then this site is similar to newspaper classifieds and will help you find what’s been listed in your local area. If you’ve got something you wish to get rid of, you can also list it here.
Household appliances made easy
One problem with accessing the great deals on the internet is having to use your credit card (if you have one) to complete the purchase. This clever site not only offers a host of household appliances at competitive prices, delivered direct to your door, but also gives you the chance to use Paypal for payment.
Deals direct to your inbox
Not only is Bigpond possibly your internet provider, but it’s also a source of some of the best negotiated deals available. Sign up for its newsletter to get notification of what are the best deals doing the rounds.
Once you find a fragrance or skincare product you like, this become a repeat purchase as and when you need to replenish or can afford to splurge. On this site every time you buy, you get an added discount on the already affordable prices for fragrances, cosmetics, hair care and skincare, which also often come with free shipping.
Support local farmers
Farmers markets are a great way to support those who grow and produce food in your local area, but it’s not always convenient to get to one. Have your farm fresh, locally produced food delivered direct to your door and, with your first order, you’ll receive a $10 credit.
See clearly and save
Buying spectacles can be expensive and you often end up paying for extras you don’t really need. If you have a current prescription, buying your glasses online is affordable simple and you’ll only get what you really want. Buy now and you’ll get 5 per cent off your first order.
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