5 ways to get the best Christmas deals

Xmas shopping tips

Black Friday is done and dusted. Time to turn your full attention to Christmas deals. But with countless offers out there from hundreds of retailers and entertainment providers, how can you be sure you’re getting the best bargains? No worries, we’re here with some top tips!

1. Let the experts do the hard work

Feeling knackered after months looking for the best deals to check people off your Christmas list? Why not let others do the searching for you? Many websites have made it their mission to collect the latest deals on the best things to do, see, eat or buy.

Websites like Groupon and MyDealPage trawl the Internet in search of the best daily bargains and offers across Ireland. So if you want to give your mum a spa day to remember or you’re looking for the greatest getaway deals for two to recoup after the holidays, you’re just a few clicks away.

Just cuddle up with a cuppa and put an end to your Christmas shopping.

2. Let your favourite retailers put their best foot forward

Most retailers today, including H&M and Currys, invite you to sign up to receive their newsletters filled with inspiration and tips, special invitations to vip events, and exclusive offers. Newsletters are a great way to stay on top of your favourite shops’ latest deals and to get first pick at the most coveted items on everyone’s Christmas list.

You’ll never miss a good deal or special event again!

3. In your fellow shoppers you should trust
For consumers who are reluctant to sign up with retailers, there’s another option. Websites like HUKD, which can be localised to Ireland, provide shoppers with a place to exchange information and tips about the latest bargains and voucher codes. It lets you rate deals on a ‘cold’ to ‘hot’ scale and allows you to post comments to give other consumers the most useful information to complete their Christmas shopping this year.

Sign up and start sharing with other shoppers!

4. Get the VIP treatment

Many retailers from Tesco to Boots offer member rewards programmes. For example, when you pick up a Tesco Clubcard or Boots Advantage card and register to become a member, you can collect points and earn rewards and have access to special offers that are only available to card holders such as exclusive deals, gifts and vouchers. Whether you’re after some pampering or fine food, loyalty cards allow you to stay on top of the best deals at Christmas and throughout the year and give you access to some great benefits.

Joining the club certainly has its advantages!

5. Why not get cashback while you shop?

Cashback sites offer their members special privileges. For example, when you become a member of Complete Savings IE you not only have access to deals and discounts that aren’t available elsewhere, but you also have the opportinity to get up to 10% cashback on your purchases and a monthly bonus at any one of their 650 partners such as Tesco, Next, Dabs, Expedia or Sports Direct.

Start earning cashback now!