Colleen from the public relations department at Dial sent me an email on 05/19/16. She gave me six bullet points for why my readers might be interested in Dial Rewards. I told her I would join and play around with it for a little while. If I liked what I saw I would suggest it to others. Well, I obviously liked what I saw. The program is rewarding and only asks for minimal effort back.
How do I get the best deal? This is a question I see often. Sometimes it is directed toward specific retailers. Other times it is more of a general probing. Let’s face it. Getting the best deal can be a lot of work. Have you ever been so proud of yourself for doing your research and locking down an incredible deal only to find out you did not get the best deal available? You are not alone. This has happened to me, too. We live and we learn from overpaying. Then, we get more savvy in the future. There are the tricks everyone knows. Subscribe to the retailer’s updates. Do Google searches for promo codes. Use ebates, ShopatHome, Mrrebates, or TopCashBack to get a percentage back on what you order. Of course, you can always visit sites like this one that try to list all known deals in one place. What are you missing though? Can you do anything else?