4 Cash-Back Websites
Shop through one of these free, easy-to-use URLs and earn bonus bucks when you buy everything from household essentials to the latest high-tech gadgets.
You can receive 2 to 12 percent back from an enormous selection of online sellers (more than 2,000), including Walmart, Bath & Body Works, and Ralph Lauren. Once you accrue $20 in savings, the company mails you a check.
Use the comparison-shopping tool and the site displays all the merchants selling the item you want with retail prices, valid coupon codes, and cash-back amounts, which range from 1 to 30 percent, depending on the retailer. Request your earnings, paid by check or via PayPal, at any time.
Score coupon codes for free shipping from 1,200 retailers, including Nordstrom and Sephora, in addition to earning as much as 25 percent cash back. And when you make your first purchase, the site will deposit an additional $5 into your account. Checks are mailed quarterly.
Receive e-mail alerts when a new deal is posted for a specific brand or product. Shoppers can get 1 to 40 percent back on their buys from merchants as varied as Sony, Orbitz.com, and Athleta. Once you earn $10, receive your money by check or via PayPal at any time.