In today's lousy economy, it is always better to pay less than more. One way of doing this is taking advantage of the great deals and offers through group buying sites. Group buying sites feature special deals from different retailers, helping practical people like us get quality products and services at affordable prices. These sites promise to help us save more money in every purchase we make.

Listed below are the top 25 group buying sites you could use for your future shopping needs. Use these sites to comparison shop and get the best deal suited for your lifestyle and budget.

  1.     http://www.cashcashpinoy.com/
  2.     http://www.ensogo.com.ph/
  3.     http://www.beeconomic.com.ph/
  4.     http://www.metrodeal.com/index.php
  5.     http://www.dealspot.ph/
  6.     http://www.cleverbuy.com.ph/
  7.     https://dealgrocer.com/
  8.     http://www.buyanihan.com/
  9.     http://pakyaw.com.ph/
  10.     https://www.kuponan.ph/
  11.     http://www.tcat.com.ph
  12.     http://www.bigdeals.com.ph/
  13.     http://cheezydeals.com/
  14.     http://www.citypoynt.com/
  15.     http://www.dealdozen.com/
  16.     http://www.dealstent.com/
  17.     http://crazydeals.ph/
  18.     http://www.dealsdiba.com/
  19.     http://www.dealamigos.com/
  20.     http://www.okayokay.com/
  21.     http://mydeluxecity.com/page/feature
  22.     http://www.halohalodeals.com/
  23.     http://discounteddeals.multiply.com/
  24.     http://www.saveonphilippines.com/
  25.     http://www.smacdeals.com/

I've used some of these buying sites before and I was able to save a lot of money on all of my purchases. Try these sites too and take advantage of all the savings.

Watch out for another list of group deal buying sites to come on my next post.

By YARobles

Most people these days buy cheaper items and compromise quality. However, being practical is far more different than being a wise spender. To spend wisely, you need to consider three things at the same time - budget, price, and quality.

Tip #1: Price Check

Be wise enough to know about the price of the items you need or want to buy. You can ask any of your friends or relatives who are frequent shoppers, check online, or canvass to see the price yourself beforehand. Checking the item’s price will help you budget your money more wisely. Also check the price of an item after a mall announced a sale day - to be sure that you really got a discount on the items you will purchase.

Tip #2: Budget Well

Know first your budget and then create a shopping list. Set your budget in each item - be sure that you know the prices of the items you want or you need to buy. To budget your money wisely, you should know your priority - your needs first and then your wants. Also, consider setting apart five to ten percent of your money for your savings.

Tip #3: Choose Quality

Don’t settle for the cheapest items because they are usually in low quality. It’s better to choose a particular known brand for an item that is on sale. The popular brands that are trusted because of the quality of their items must be on the top of your list.

You should take shopping seriously. Always consider these three tips for a wise shopping experience so that you can spend wisely, save more money, and avoid fraudulent discounts. You will surely have quality items that you can use for a long time.