For the most time-saving and cost-effective searching, make one of these sites your first stop in the virtual mall.
- Go to shopzilla.com or pricegrabber.com and type in the product you’re looking for. (Be as specific as possible with brand, color, and style number for the best results.) The site will display options―with prices, shipping costs, and customer ratings―from a roundup of e-tailers.
- Find perks, such as discounts and free shipping, on shopping.yahoo.com.
- Mark a desired item on glimpse.com and you’ll get an e-mail alert the moment it goes on sale.
- Put together a stylebook of outfits you’ve created from various e-tailers on shopstyle.com.