Results Realty Buzz: Websites about "Deals for Free"!!

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Websites about "Deals for Free"!!



I have been writing post about useful web sites as reported by PC World.  I am veering a little in that the websites I am presenting on this post did not come from the magazine; I saw most of these on a news show.  These are websites about "Deals for Free". This is a website for free legal advice.  They have legal guides where you can browse information about everyday legal issues.  The site also has a question and answer section where you can ask questions and get free personal advice from lawyers.  The last section includes a place to search for a lawyer.  Google now has a 411 business directory. The number is 1-800-goog411.  You might want to put this in your cell phone or your home phone speed dial.  When you dial a voice will ask you to say the business city and state.  You then say the business you want and he says "Connecting" and the business answers the phone. This is a free directory service at 1-800-free411, although you do have to listen to the advertisement but hey it beats paying for directory assistance every time you want a phone number. In this site you put in your zip code and it tells you where kids can eat for free or give you deals for kid's meals.

http://www.boostmobil.comThis is a site to help you save on mobile phone services.  You can search for prepaid cell phones, prepaid phone cards, mobile phones, online payments and free ringtones.  This is a place to track balances and manage your reward programs all in one place.   Swapstyle is an online fashion swap party where you can swap clothes, accessories, cosmetics, shoes and more with people from all around the world at any time, day or night. And it's Free!  You register for a site and then can swap to your heart's content. The only money you are out is the postage.

This is my sixth in the series of useful websites.  If you would like to visit the other five you will find them at:

Websites about "Finding Local Stuff"!!

Websites about "Surviving the recession!"

Websites about "Planning a vacation"!!

Websites about "Buying, Selling and Renting Stuff"!!

Websites about "Learning Stuff"!!


Comment balloon 16 commentsMarchel Peterson • February 15 2009 09:36PM


Hi Marche, Isn't FREE wonderful, especially with the economy the way it is right now?

Posted by Shirley Parks, Broker, 210-414-0966, San Antonio TX Real Estate (Sands Realty 210-414-0966) almost 12 years ago

Marchel, you found some good ones here which I am going to add to my Favorites. Thanks.

Posted by Gary Woltal, Assoc. Broker Realtor SFR Dallas Ft. Worth (Keller Williams Realty) almost 12 years ago


You want to know about free? I actually helped my wife color her hair today when I found out it is one hundred bucks at the hair stylists' ! 


It is amazing though how much free info is out there!

Posted by Trey Thurmond, College Station , Texas Homes (BCR Realtors) almost 12 years ago

Great info.  I'm programming the 411Google into my wifes phone.  I HATE paying for directory assistance.

Posted by Simon Mills (Mills Realty) almost 12 years ago

Marchel:  While reading this post... I noticed the outlined box you placed just to the right of this post... and... it worked !  I clicked on your RealtyeZine link... and liked what I found... so I subscribed.  I liked it.  Could you tell me more about this... if you would be so kind.  Thanks for sharing... take care...

Posted by Karen Anne Stone, Fort Worth Real Estate (New Home Hunters of Fort Worth and Tarrant County) almost 12 years ago

Marchel, Thanks so much for all of the great stuff, for free, Love your buttons and your post in general....Also, that was a great tip off when re-blogging to disable comments so that the original poster gets them....Very thoughtful of you to think of that, I will do that when re-blogging also. Any News regarding your son?  Hope I have not missed the post, I've been a little busy and absent on and off from A.R.

Posted by Sidney Kutchuk - Realty Works Temecula Kutchuk - Realty Works Temecula, Realty Works Temecula (Realty Works Temecula) almost 12 years ago

Free is good and more and more available every day.

Posted by Terry Chenier (Homelife Glenayre Realty) almost 12 years ago

Hi Marchel, this is some great stuff....the price is right too!

Posted by Gary White~Grand Rapids Home Selling Pro Call: 616-821-9375, Real Estate Services You can Trust! (Flexit Realty "Flexible Home Selling Solutions") almost 12 years ago

SHIRLEY, I was raised by depression era parents so have always been taught to look for a deal and you can't get better than FREE!

GARY WOLTAL, Thanks!!  I had not heard of most of these.  I have been using the free 411 for quite some time though.  I can listen to a short advertisement to save a buck.

TREY, Good for you!!  My parents are both ex-beauticians and my Mother had me giving her colors from just about the time I was able to.  My Dad gives her colors now. 

SIMON, I'm with you about those type of charges.  The Google one is good for businesses but you can also use the other one for personal phone numbers.  Now you do have to listen to a short message but hey it saves money.

KAREN ANNE, I buy that newsletter through a local service here.  I have loved it!!  At one point she was doing it for other places also.  I will have to check and see if she has one in your area.

JANE, The count down is going on.  It is 15 days until our son gets out of Iraq.  It will then take him 3 to 4 days to get back to Fort Hood.  As it gets closer they will let us know when the ceremony is going to take place.

TERRY, It is amazing the free services that are provided on the web.

GARY WHITE, Thanks!  You can't beat FREE!!




Posted by Marchel Peterson, Spring TX Real Estate E-Pro (Results Realty) almost 12 years ago

Happy Birthday!!  Hope you had a great least it didn't rain!

Posted by Cindy Bryant, "Houston Home Staging Pros" (Redesign Etc. Home Staging) almost 12 years ago

Marchel, These are great suggestions.  Especially the Kids eating for free.  There are so many people that need help to keep food on the table.


Posted by Audrey June-Forshey, GRI, Gaithersburg, MD (RE/MAX Realty Services) almost 12 years ago

Marchel - This has been a wonderful series.  I have found some of these sites useful and I am sure the consumers appreciate this.  I agree with Audrey, the kids eat fee will be a big hit especially now.

Posted by Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection ( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571) almost 12 years ago


You have some good stuff here!  Thanks for the links.

Mike in Tucson

Posted by Mike Jones, Mike Jones NMLS 223495 (SUNSTREET MORTGAGE, LLC (BK-0907366, NMLS 145171) ) almost 12 years ago

You are such a darling, always finding these wonderful, FREE deals.  Love it!

Posted by Cynthia Tilghman, Realtor® Onslow County NC Home Specialist (Kingsbridge Realty, Inc) almost 12 years ago

CINDY, Thanks!  I had a very nice day. 

AUDREY, I heard these on I think Fox News and I thought they were GREAT!

JENNIFER, I have enjoyed doing this series.  It has been helpful to me when I want to use one of the as I don't have to go searching they are all in one place.

MIKE, Thanks for stopping by.

CYNTHIA, I hope your little one gets to eat for free.  You will have to let us know how it works. 


Posted by Marchel Peterson, Spring TX Real Estate E-Pro (Results Realty) almost 12 years ago

Marchel, I had not seen some of these sites before.  Thanks for posting the great list.  As a mom of four, I hope to be able to get some use out of the kids eat free one especially.

Posted by Brenda Carus (Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate) almost 12 years ago

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