Erin Brereton is a writer who has written about finance and other topics for publications including the Chicago Tribune, Wealth magazine, Legal Management magazine, and Medical News. She previously served as a financial division associate publisher at a Chicago-based custom publisher, producing publications for KeyBank, Janus, and other
organizations. Brereton has a journalism degree from Northwestern University, and has volunteered as a tax preparer for the Center for Economic Progress and as an instructor for the Jobs for Youth training program. She has also written several nonfiction books, including “The Real Girls’ Guide to Everything That Makes It Awesome to Be a Girl.”

17 Online Shopping Sites With Free Shipping and How to Get It

online shoppingHave you ever visited your favorite department store or electronics retailer in your pajamas? Of course, you have not – though online shopping can indeed afford you this comfort. In addition to the convenience, online shopping can, in some cases, offer a greater selection of sizes than retailers have displayed on their racks, as well as phenomenal deals not available at brick-and-mortar stores.

However, if you’re shopping at online retail stores to take advantage of great deals and save some cash, you don’t want to cut into (or even eliminate) your savings by racking up hefty shipping fees. Some retailers offer a flat rate for shipping, while others charge various amounts depending on how much you spend..

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