Luke Knowles

Luke Knowles

Online shopping expert Luke Knowles shares his advice on saving money in this series of Go Frugal Blog posts.

Recent Blog Posts

Christmas 2015 is fast approaching and the Last Sleigh Days -- the final days to order with holiday delivery -- are narrowing down to a precious few.

When should you buy a car? Is January really the best time to purchase Christmas presents for the next year? And what's the deal on fresh produce? We have the scoop on a raft of products, so read on for more.

Free shipping is one of the biggest shopping trends to emerge in recent years. Nearly 50 percent of online sales for 2010 had a free shipping offer, up 10% from 2008. We take a look at the seven most popular forms of free shipping deals.

With the big news last week that L.L. Bean was joining an exclusive list of retailers offering free shipping on all orders every day, we thought it only appropriate to bring you our list of the top 20 merchants offering this great deal on a regular basis.

L.L. Bean announced today it will offer "forever free shipping" to U.S. and Canadian customers. You don't have to make a minimum purchase and there's no expiration date to the deal. proudly announces we now have more than 4,000 merchants offering free shipping deals to shoppers. That's a long way from the 500 retailers with which we started in 2007.

Merchants participating in have doubled in the last year, totaling almost 4,000. We've recently added such merchants as, Lands' End and Ann Taylor.


Don't wait until Black Friday for super deals. Target is offering a one-time, one-day only sale they're calling Back in Black Friday. You'll find discounts on hundreds of products, including electronics, women's clothing, toys and much more. 

American Eagle's website went down for three days, and now they'd like to apologize by offering you a deal. Loyal customers will receive free shipping on all order through July 25 with the code 74936062. 

Free shipping deals abound during the different holidays and July 4th is no different. For this year's Independence Day, we've researched the top 10 free shipping deals being offered.