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24. Score a Deal
Quit clipping coupons! Thanks to the popularity of sites like Groupon,flash sales (limited edition deals) are oh so of-the-moment. Four sites to suit any shopping style: Fashionistas At MyHabit,the new designer sale site from Amazon,shopaholics enjoy up to 60 percent off-and free shipping-from high-end and boutique brands like Alberta Ferretti and Dogeared jewelry. Techies Get an Android smartphone,iPod nano,or LCD monitor on the cheap with the daily deals at CowBoom,a Best Buy offshoot that offers new,used and refurbished electronics. Foodies Daily Gourmet dishes discounts on high-quality eats from around the world (think: cask-aged premium wine vinegar, small-batch gluten-free granola and hand-crafted coffees.) Social Butterflies LivingSocial secures savings of 50 percent or more on local products and getaways. Convince three of your friends to purchase the offer as well and you get the deal for free.