Consumer Day 2020 celebrates the guarantee of buyers' rights with special offers this Saturday (15). Some stores celebrate Consumer Week or even the Consumer Month, which extends the promotions period and increases the chances of saving. However, I need to be aware of discounts so as not to fall for offers like "half the double".
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The following list provides tips on how to keep up with offers by cell phone to save during Consumer Day 2020. Activating cell phone notifications, comparing prices and searching for coupons on the Internet are some of the tricks to take advantage of the promotions of the date.
Find out how to find the product at the lowest price on Consumer Day 2020 Photo: Pond5
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1. Receive notifications with promotions
Some applications allow products to be favored, and issue alerts when the price gets lower. This is a valid option for those who already have a specific product in mind, and apps like Zoom, Buscap and JCotei, in addition to comparing prices, also explore this notification tool.
It is important to authorize notifications from these applications so that push alerts are sent to the cell phone. In addition, it is worth checking e-mails, as notices are also usually sent over there.
Promotion apps can send push notifications with offers to users Foto: Reproduo / Rodrigo Fernandes
2. Enable email promotions alert
Online stores and price comparison apps allow you to register e-mails to send alert messages when the price is low. If you are looking for a product, but want to wait a while to get it at the best value, this option can help you.
To activate the alerts, simply compare the products on apps or websites Zoom, Buscap, BondFaro and Promobit are among some of the options, and then register your email. Favoring the product or adding it to the wish list is also an option. It is interesting to check your email in the week of the Consumer Day and, before making the purchase, check if the price of the product in question fluctuated or not.
Apps have the option of sending alerts when the product has a price drop Photo: Caroline Parreiras / TechTudo
3. Leave product in the bag to receive e-mail
Another email alert option can be generated from the purchase simulation. Online stores send notifications for products added to the cart when they drop in prices. Or, they also offer exclusive promotions and discount coupons for consumers who did not complete the purchase but left the products of interest in the bag.
Stores can send emails with offers if you leave products in the cart Photo: Reproduo / TechTudo
4. Compare prices with apps
Before making an online purchase, it is interesting to check the product's price history in the last few months so as not to fall into the famous "half the double". Consumers complained that stores used to increase the price of their products before events like Black Friday to, on the day of the promotions, claim that the value in the product in question would have halved.
Some price comparison applications may be useful in these cases, as they automate the price search. If you want to purchase electronic products like TVs, smartphones, computers and tablets, Compare TechTudo is a great option. In addition, apps like JCotei, Pelando and Promotop have the function of comparing prices, and Buscap and Zoom offer the option to consult the product's price history.
Comparators like Compare TechTudo help to check price history Photo: Marvin Costa / TechTudo
A great way to save on purchases are discount coupons, which decrease a final percentage of the purchase amount and can still provide free shipping. At TechTudo Coupons, promotional codes of up to 80% can be used in stores with different services, ranging from clothing to supermarket items.
In addition, apps like Mliuz, CupoNation and Cuponeria offer discounts in several sectors, both in physical stores and online. However, it is important to pay attention to the validity and conditions of use of the coupons.
Coupon apps decrease the final value of purchases Photo: Reproduo / Fernanda Lutfi
6. Check partner stores for cashback apps
Cashback is a type of purchase that returns a percentage of the money paid for a product to the user. Applications, such as Ame Digital, Mliuz and PicPay, return up to 15% of the value of a product purchased in credits, which can be used in physical and virtual partner stores. Stores such as Americanas, Submarino and Shoptime, are partners of Ame Digital, and some establishments such as bars accept this new payment method.
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