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About The Smart Shopper

The Smart Shopper (a blog from Ebates) is your go-to resource on how to save on the latest trends in fashion, home, electronics, travel and so much more. We’re not just shoppers. We’re lifestylers. At The Smart Shopper, we believe products and services should enhance your life without busting your budget. Our team is dedicated to helping you get the biggest bang for your buck any time of the year with helpful tips on stacking your savings with Cash Back at Ebates. We hunt the hottest must-have products at delightful deals so you don’t have to. Discover the savings with coupons, promo codes, free shipping offers and exclusive sales from the stores you already know and love. The Smart Shopper is your ultimate guide to pumping up your purchase power.

About Ebates

Founded in 1998, Ebates offers shoppers Cash Back at over 2,000 stores. These stores pay Ebates a commission for sending you their way and Ebates shares the commission with you as Cash Back. You can also find thousands of coupons, promo codes and exclusive deals at Ebates. Every quarter, Ebates will mail you a Big Fat Check or PayPal payment. Using Ebates is simple and, most importantly, free. Join Ebates today and get a special Welcome Bonus. You already shop. Get paid for it!

How Does Ebates Work?

Ebates gets a commission from the stores when you make a purchase, and instead of keeping it, Ebates shares it with you! Start your online shopping at Ebates by clicking the store’s Shop Now button and and when you make an eligible purchase, you earn Cash Back. Ebates will send you a check or PayPal every quarter.

How to Use Ebates:

1. Shop through Ebates at your favorite stores.
2. Earn Cash Back on your purchases.
3. Get your Big Fat Check or PayPal amount.

More Ways to Earn Cash Back

Ebates Cash Back Button: Download our browser extension to activate Cash Back while shopping directly at store sites so you never miss out on earning Cash Back. The Cash Back Button also automatically applies coupons to stack your savings. Get the Button here.

Ebates App: Shop on the go and earn Cash Back anywhere, anytime with the Ebates App for iPhone, iPad and Android. Conveniently use in-store coupons, scan products to compare prices and get up-to-the-minute deals. Download now for free!

In-Store Cash Back: Now you can shop in-store without missing out on Cash Back. Simply find an offer, link it to your credit card and shop like normal. Learn more here.

Cash Back Credit Card: With the Ebates Cash Back Visa Credit Card, you can get Cash Back on virtually everything. Earn an extra 3% shopping through Ebates and 1% everywhere else Visa is accepted. Apply here.

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Caitlin Longwood

Caitlin Longwood

Caitlin has made a career out of being a natural social butterfly. She holds a Masters in Global Strategic Communications from FIU and has a passion for connecting with the world at large through social media. She loves to spruce up her surroundings with DIY home projects, travel with her besties and meet new people during her adventures. Her newest favorite way to unwind at the end of a long day is with a good coloring book.
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