Maybe you used to scorn coupon clipping as beneath you. But who knew the only objection to coupons was the scissors? Even shoppers who would toss those pesky newspaper coupon sections aside find online coupon codes irresistible. Today, online coupon codes get forwarded to family, friends and co-workers at the speed of light. So how can you get online coupon codes before the rest of creation finds them, impress your savings-savvy friends and get bragging rights to the best deals? Try these sites to find up-to-the-minute online coupon codes.
Slickdeals. This site features the top daily online coupon codes for everything from tech gear to retail. The forums are awesome, as the Slickdeals community argues passionately about whether each online coupon code is really a good deal or not.
WOW Coupons. This is one of the biggest sources for online coupon codes and free printable coupons for retail and grocery stores, including more than 48,000 national and regional pharmacy chain stores. WOW coupons also offers online coupon codes for restaurants and travel.
Bizrate.This site offers an updated database, allowing you to search for coupons by store and read reviews on the store itself. On each store's page, click on the coupon icon to find available online coupon codes, or go to bizrate.com/sales to find coupon deals for all stores.
Fatwallet. Fatwallet.com users submit coupons they've received via email. And since the site boasts a huge user base, you'll find online coupon codes here that aren't advertised anywhere else, such as one-time use coupons from Dell.
WalletPop. Thanks to our very own Julia Scott -- aka Bargain Babe -- you can keep up-to-date with the latest online coupon codes for stores from Target to Gap, deals on everything from MP3 downloads to magazines and just plain free stuff in one handy blog.
Other popular online coupon code sites include Coupon Cabin, Retailmenot, Coupons.com and DealTaker. Or, if you're looking for a specific online coupon code, you can always just go to Google and search for the store plus "coupon code."
The coolest new features to expect from online coupon codes sites in the near future? Online coupon codes you can accumulate in a shopping cart, then print out all at once when you're done searching ... and online coupon codes that show up as bar codes on your cell phone.
Best sites for online coupon codes