You might think price haggling only happens at flea markets, but it turns out you can also do it at the mall. TheStreet.com's Farnoosh Torabi recommends doing your homework before hitting an actual store. Check out sites like bizrate.com and shopping.com, and bring in online deals to stores to request a comparable price.
And discounts don’t have to be limited to advertised sales. Shoppers can ask for discounts on delivery prices, accessories, or due to minor damages. Students should always keep their ID handy, since stores like Apple (AAPL) and Best Buy regularly run discounts. Want more tips? How much you got? Just kidding, click here!
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