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Well run program,easy to use, with lots of earning opportunities

by , Dec 5, 2012 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates is a terrific, easy to use program that rewards users just by shopping through their link. Simply go to  ebates.com and sign up. Everytime you shop online, shop though the programs link and recieve a % off the on-line order as a credit (in ...
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Fantastic!

by , Jan 17, 2012 Rated a Helpful Review
I love ebates and the fantastic deals that I can get from them.I really enjoy seeing my check come in the mail! The service is great.I especially  feel that the offers they have are growing  day by day which gives me a better selection ...
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Save A Bundle of Money @ Ebates.com

by , Feb 12, 2010 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates is an online cash rebate site. I signed up for Ebates May 9, 2008 but didn't actually get around to using the rebate site until December of that year, mainly because I kept forgetting to place my orders through the Ebates web site.Unlike ...
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I will continue to use them when ever possible!

by , Apr 1, 2008 Rated a Very Helpful Review
What's DIFFERENT about this site... Ebates is the first site that actually rewards you with cash back for making purchases through their click through links!!! You don't have to spam or refer people to make money with them. You simply get a ...
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One of the best shopping resources on the internet.

by , Feb 21, 2008 Rated a Very Helpful Review
OVERVIEW I don't remember how I found out about Ebates.com but I know I am glad I did. Ebates.com gives you a certain percentage cash back for shopping online through their website at one of over 900 stores. You get cold, hard cash back ...
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A great way to earn cash back for shopping online.

by , Dec 12, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
This is a wonderful website that I unfortunately only found out about a few months ago. I wish I had been a member for years early. Ebates.com is set up so that any online shopping you do through their website earns you cash back. Through ...
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Earn a Nice Little Paycheck with Ebates!

by , Dec 7, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Fabulous! I feel like I'm doing something illegal!! This site offers paid rebates for shopping online. Every quarter, I receive a nice check for purchases I've been making online. They have a huge inventory of participating merchants, and a search ...
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I loved my experience with eBates and hope to keep shopping!

by , May 14, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
My shopping experience using eBates has been wonderful. The site is just about foolproof. First, I just signed up for the service without any real intention of using eBates. About a month later, I went back to the site while looking to buy inkjets. I ...
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If you love to shop, this is your new favorite site

by , Mar 26, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
If you shop a lot online, you’ll love eBates; each time you make a purchase, you get a rebate amounting to 1% to 25% cash back deposited into your eBates account, and every quarter (that’s every three months, folks!), they send you a rebate ...
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If you shop online you must use Ebates!

by , Mar 10, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
How To Save Money When Shopping Online STEP 1: Find the best price. Use a search engine (I prefer froogle.com) to find which stores carry your item(s), and determine who has the lowest overall price once shipping and tax is factored in. Donít ...
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Everyone MUST join this if you shop online!

by , Mar 6, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates is one of the most awesome site I've every found! I've been a member for almost a year and had earned about $90 rebates so far. The deals are incredible and they have a huge selection of not only the small but major retailers. The rebates come ...
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Lean and Mean Review on Ebates.

by , Feb 10, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates.com is a site I read about here on Epinions, and I am so glad I did, because now I am getting cash back on a lot of my purchases!! How does Ebates work? Simply go to www.ebates.com and register, setup a password, the basic stuff. Then, when ...
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It is true love for those who love to shop.

by , May 8, 2006 Rated a Very Helpful Review
How can you love something more then spending spending spending!!! Then get money back to spend some more.....I mean can it really be that easy?? YES. I love this Online Store!! You can get a percentage back on online shopping.....anywhere from 1% to ...
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The more shopping you do on Ebates.com, the bigger your check will be

by , Sep 4, 2005 Rated a Very Helpful Review
When you are shopping online, going through businesses that are pretty large in scale, why shouldn't you be saving money any way possible. Well at Ebates.com, you have a quick and easy way to save money, by basically getting a discount on the purchases ...
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Ebates: The More I Shop, The Bigger The Check!

by , Feb 3, 2005 Rated a Very Helpful Review
One thing that has come about with the advent of the Internet and online shopping is it has become easier to get the best deal. That’s what Shopping.com and other Internet sites are about. The Internet has also brought with it it’s share ...
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$$$MONEY$$$ Shop and get a "Big Fat Check" with a % back.

by , Nov 17, 2004 Rated a Helpful Review
I just checked and I've been a member since my first purchase using them when I got $11.13 back from a January 2000 order of professional books my company had me charge on my personal credit card. Since then I've gotten "Big Fat Checks" (their slogan) ...
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Ebates gives you what you want: cash.

by , Jun 21, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Wow - its true, Ebates actually pays you to shop on the internet. There are relatively few gimmicks and they send a real check - no store coupons or paypal. What could be better? WHAT IT IS Many people don't realize that internet retailers pay a ...
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Shopping Rebates at their simplest

by , May 10, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates has been great! I absolutely love shopping through them- getting my checks every 3 months is such a cool bonus for shopping online. You do have to be careful, because you are not guaranteed a discount if you use any other coupon codes. So, you ...
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A Great Way to Earn Money For Something That You Already Do!

by , Jan 26, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Imagine when you shop online you could get 2%, 4% or even 6% back from your purchases, well with this program you can! I absolutely love this program especially around the holiday time. Itís a great way to get money back for those holiday purchases. ...
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EBATES.com is reliable, easy to navigate!

by , Jan 10, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I have made $90 for shopping from the EBATES.com website!!! I LOVE SHOPPING! And what could be better than getting paid to do it! When I can take the time to sit down and order things on the internet, and wait for it to arrive, I do just that. ...
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Excellent - who doesn't like to get money back?

by , Nov 28, 2003 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I LOVE Ebates! How can you lose? Beyond the fact that you have to register, Ebates does the rest of the work. You simply download their "Mo Money" program and the rest is cake. When you shop on a site that is registered with Ebates (most popular ...
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It pays to ebate

by , Aug 19, 2003 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I have used E-bates for over a year now with checks amounting to $58.38. It is so simple you would ...
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Get money back for purchases you would already make... Ingenious!

by , Jun 23, 2003 Rated a Helpful Review
All the stores I shop at regularly, except now I receive rebates for purchases I would make already. ...
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Ebates -- Get money back when you shop online

by , Nov 30, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
The rewards program, Ebates, offers users money for shopping through Ebate affiliates. This creates a symbiotic relationship. Ebates makes money off of their customers by their affiliate status with the stores featured on the site. Ebates’...
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online shopping with cash back

by , Oct 15, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I found this is very usefull site, you can get cash back over 400 stores., instead of buying directly from merchant, if you go throught this site u will get cash back up to 25%.
and one more good feature is they have an excellent product search, it...
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Thumbs Up for Ebates!!!

by , Oct 11, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I signed up with Ebates because my friend had a great experience with them. Anyway, after browsing the huge number of merchants they offer, I decided to do a test run of the whole purchasing experience - and I was so impressed that I downloaded their...
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Paid to shop...sorta

by , Aug 11, 2002 Rated a Helpful Review
I am not going to waste your time by telling you useless information. Basically if your reading this you have a general understanding of Ebates if not heres a quick review. You go to there site, and via their links to thousands of stores you go to...
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Wake Up and Smell the Money

by , Apr 17, 2002 Rated a Helpful Review
Man, ebates is the place to be. I downloaded their MoMoney Maker and it found coupons for me at websites I was already shopping at. It saved me ten bucks yesterday on Netflix that I was getting anyways. It is super easy! I usually stay away from...
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The MoMoney Maker

by , Apr 16, 2002 Rated a Helpful Review
If you already use ebates then definitely download the Mo Money Maker. It pops up a reminder if you are shopping online and there is a coupon for that site. It is kind of like a Grocery store coupon card. It is insanely easy, I got $10 off Netflix...
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Easy money

by , Mar 23, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I'm often surprised at just how many of my friends and associates aren't taking advantage of what must be the easiest rebate in the world to earn. Ebates.com is a shopping portal with the clever distinction of sharing part of the commission they earn...
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Ebates.com PAID ME $46.97 JUST TO BUY STUFF I WAS GOING TO PURCHASE ANYWAY

by , Feb 27, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
You want to buy something on from a website? You want to save as much money as you can? What about getting some cash back? Well, have I got a site for you: Ebates.

Ebates is a doorway site that is connected to hundreds of web venders. In...
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Cash Back Never Hurts!

by , Jan 31, 2002 Rated a Helpful Review
If you're going to go shopping, why not shop somewhere that'll pay you some cash back? That's the whole premise of ebates.com. I've used this site many times to make purchases and then receive cash back checks. Simply use ebates.com as the shopping...
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How Cool Is This?

by , Jan 16, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates.com offers rebates at over 400 online stores. They also offer cookie software you can download, so you don't miss any stores and now that software is triggered immediately when you go to a site that is featured on Ebates.com.

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Ebates: An Ever-Ready "Big Fat" Coupon?

by , Dec 19, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates is an online cash back program --- when you shop through them you will get a percentage of the amount you spend in return; So if you're shopping through an online merchant in any case, why not get money back if it's free and possible? Doing this...
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Quite Good and Improving (Updated 12/05)

by , Dec 16, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Supposedly offer rebates on purchases from certain online vendors
Cons: The didn't send my last scheduled check and gave me a LAME excuse
I updated an older review and find that I can't edit the pros and cons. So here are the new ones: Pros: Cash rebates from lots of online vendors Cons: Have to remember to visit the site first. Ebates is a ...
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Too Good to be true?

by , Dec 13, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: rebates with no forms.
Cons: you have to remember to use it
I hope not.

There have been many websites that turned out too good to be true and I pray this is not one of them. First there was Ebay that turned outt o be too competitive to get anything sold, then there was themestream and vines that shut...
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Earning up to 15% back on Internet Purchases

by , Dec 3, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Consumers earn a percentage of the purchase amounts back thru rebates.
Cons: Must have $5.00 to receive a check. Checks are only issued 4x a year.
Ebates.com has been around for years. Years ago purchases for high priced items had to be purchased and you were given the money back thru ebates. The items were over priced and not of quality, which made many shy away from Ebates. Ebates ...
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I love this site!!!

by , Aug 21, 2001 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: A great way to earn money while shopping online.
Cons: They switch to paying you every 3 months.
I absolutely love this rewards site. I do all my shopping through them. Just this month I received another $20+ rebate, and around Christmas time that number goes up. I have never had problems with getting my check. In fact, the last time I received my...
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It's not money for nothing but it's pretty close

by , Aug 21, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: I get money - cold, hard cash - back for things I need
Cons: You could go overboard with the shopping if you aren't careful
I started using ebates after I saw their banner here at epinions. At the time I was already using stockback as a way to get a little money back from my shopping but the ebates logo intrigued me so I went to have a look.

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Want to earn $$$ easily? Check out EBATES !

by , Aug 8, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Bucks for what you buy! Simple, to use.
Cons: Privacy issues. Advertising banners.
If you shop online and like to save as much as you can, consider joining Ebates. Ebates is an online service that offers cash incentives back from stores you shop at when you click to the store through the Ebates site. They also offer additional cash...
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Shop online, get money back...What's the catch?

by , Aug 6, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Earn money while you shop
Cons: Referral program is not what it seems. See below.
I'm not sure how I came upon the site EBates.com, however I can tell you I am enjoying the site.


Why Buy Online
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Ebates, rEbates, no dEbates...

by , Jul 30, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Money back! Really!
Cons: None.
I LOVE to shop online! I give new definition to "impulse shopper". I have to have a special folder in my email just to keep up with purchase confirmations and shipping notices. Otherwise I'll forget what all I bought. It is really a sad state of...
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Moe Wants To Help You Make Money

by , Jul 30, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Cash rebate for shopping at places you like to shop
Cons: List of merchants dwindling as dot-coms fail and shoppers stick with brick-and-mortar stores
The $84 I've earned through Ebates is equivalent to the $65 I've earned at Epinions. Neither is going to make me rich, but if I'm going to be online I might as well earn a bit of money toward paying my ISP. I've been a member of nearly all the...
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Ebates Gives You Money For Things You Already Do

by , Jul 29, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Free Rebates, Low Cashout Minimum.
Cons: None
Wouldn't be nice if someone gave us money for doing the things we normally do, like turning on the lights or eating lunch? Well now there is a website that is based on basicly the same concept, Ebates. With Ebates you go to their site pick the store...
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Just like mail-in rebates, but easier.

by , Jul 19, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Cash rebates!
Cons: Need to be careful to meet all terms. Have to watch them.
Ebates is a shopping portal site whose hook is that they offer cash rebates on every purchase. More specifically, they only offer merchants who pay affiliates for referring customers, and Ebates skims a bit off the top of that and distributes the rest ...
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Save a ton with ebates!

by , May 1, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Get money back, easy to use, fun to see the total add up!
Cons: Wish there were some more popular stores!
I just recently decided to try and sign up for ebates and boy am I happy I did! I shop online ALL the time and this has got to be one of the most useful tools I've come upon to save with!

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The check's in the mail, and *customer service* to boot!

by , Dec 22, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: get cash back, fast customer service
Cons: must enter store through ebates site
I originally did not plan to write about ebates.com since there are already so many good epinions out there about them. However, I recently received such prompt customer service from them that I feel compelled to write an epinion. In these days of...
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Shopping Shouldn't Be So Rewarding

by , Dec 12, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Rebates for online purchases, Referral program
Cons: Not all your stores may participate
I'm convinced that EBates.com was created for consumers like myself. We are a breed who like to pretend we're frugal---always looking for "deals" and "steals". In reality those are just excuse to feed the need, the need to...
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Get Paid 2 Shop!

by , Dec 9, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Earn cash quickly!
Cons: Use same Email address as Store
I highly recommend using Ebates. My first pay check has been for $75 for buying mostly items from Cyberrebate. You can track easily what you spend and have many stores to get a rebate from.

12/4/00 - I got another check from Ebates for $3.50...
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If you need to shop,Ebates is for you.

by , Oct 8, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Will save you some money.
Cons: May take a while to reach the $20 minimum.
If you shop on the Internet,you need to check out Ebates before you buy anything. If a company is listed with Ebates,they will refund a portion of your purchase,if you go through the Ebates site to buy. The percentage can be anywhere from 1% to 25%...
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Save Money!

by , Oct 6, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Very easy to use
Cons: You have to remember to do it.
I absolutely love ebates.com! I've been using this service for quite a while now and have received several checks from them. They recently made some changes to their website that makes it even easier to use. Every time I am about to purchase something...
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A great shopping mall

by , Sep 13, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Easy to use
Cons: It can be addicting
Not only do you get a rebate for items that your purchase on Ebates, but you get a well organized web-site that is similar to a shopping mall. This web-site has different categories where you are able to go to and it lists all available web-sites....
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Make money shopping

by , Sep 7, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: lots of stores, good percentages for rebates, you get money when your friends shop
Cons: none!
I can't believe they pay me to shop!

It just drives my husband crazy when I tell him how much money I made shopping through ebates... which is why I love telling him that each time I shop. OK, so they don't really pay you to shop, they just...
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If you shop online, you need to see this!!

by , Aug 17, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Save money while shopping
Cons: None yet
I want to begin by telling everyone how good this site is. Ebates.com is extraordinary because they give cash rebates for a lot of the things you buy online. With hundreds of sites listed, someone can easily find a site, buy something, and earn a cash...
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Ebates=easy rebates

by , Aug 14, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Easy and rewarding.
Cons: None
I have been using ebates for about three months now and i wish i had known about it sooner. I had already made quite a few purchases online that I could have gotten cash back for if I had only known.

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eBates- the best!!

by , Aug 12, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: money back at your favorite stores
Cons: none
I have been a member of the ebates website since 2000. I do a lot of comparison shopping before making a purchase. First, I will visit various websites for a price check. Then, I will check ebates to see the cash rebate and mypoints to see how many ...
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You buy, why not get back?

by , Aug 9, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Get money back for purchases! Easy to use
Cons: Not 100% tracking, but you get what you pay for!
Ebates is a great idea. You get back in cash the commission they get for referring you. They make money by selling you advertising on the small frame on top of your browser while you go through their site, as well as collecting interest on your money...
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Ebates.com - You Can Actually EARN Money!

by , Jul 23, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy to use, no forms to fill out, you can earn money
Cons: None
Thatís right, there is at least one combination that allows you not only get most of your purchases for free, but you will actually get money and the product for free!

This combination involves Ebates.com, the service that pays...
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Easy as 1-2-Money

by , Jun 25, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: High Cashback %, Lots of Stores
Cons: Only send check every 3 months, must have $5.00 balance, Rules to Getting credit for purchases
I am an on-line shopper, I absolutely love finding great deals, using coupons, and getting rebates. My all-time favorite program for rebate is e-bates! never before has earning cash back on purchases been so easy to do.

The first thing you...
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Ebates -- What are you waiting for???

by , May 11, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Saves money
Cons: Must follow rules to quality, although not difficult
If you enjoy online shopping, you owe it to yourself to check out what Ebates.com has to offer. I have found myself using Ebates for purchases I was going to make anyway, so it has ended up saving me money.

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E-SAVE review, recommend it

by , May 9, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Rebates for products normally bought
Cons: None yet
I am writing this for the e-save also... I have just recently joined and got my first rebate within 5 days of mailing it... I also got emails telling me the progress of my account and also when the rebate check was sent and for how much.. I have had no...
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Got Me Hooked

by , Apr 26, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: simple to use, great record keeping, decent rebate values
Cons: none
I joined ebates.com a few months ago although I cannot recall how I first heard about their site. Whenever I decide to buy something on-line, I usually go here first to see if the store from I am going to purchase is listed with them. Nine times out of...
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The Ultimate way to save money online!

by , Apr 11, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Extra savings, low check requirement, tons of stores
Cons: None
Ebates.com is a web site that issues you "rebates" for online purchases at many online stores.
In order to use the Ebates service you must first sign up. You will receieve an Ebates e-mail address and a login/password. When you...
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1st place to look before you buy something online

by , Apr 11, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: If you're going to buy something online, you might as well get some money back
Cons: you have to actually spend money to get money
This is another site where you have to spend money to earn money. A fine deal - that is, if youíre going to buy the item anyway. The site is nicely laid out, not too flashy, no carnival-like atmosphere that so many other sites have. ďThe busier, the...
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E-save. One Stop Rebating!

by , Apr 8, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy to use, easy to earn LOTS of money.
Cons: none
This review is on "e-save" (not ebates). There isn't a spot for e-save, and Epinions does not want us to add new websites to the categories. I am reviewing this website because it is the EASIEST, quickest way to receive rebate money!...
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I love Ebates!!

by , Apr 4, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: you get up to 25 percent back
Cons: NONE!!
A friend told me about this web site, it is like an online shopping mall, yet it is not a search engine. You just go to the site, log in, pick a store and shop. The you get a cut. and that is the part that I love!! I have received two checks and My...
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ebates.com is GREAT!!

by , Mar 21, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: The best thing going....
Cons: The savings will only increase with volume!
ebates.com allows you to shop online at just about every imaginable online store while receiving cash back, up to 25%, on your purchases! Their Customer Service has been quick to respond and very helpful. The check is sent automatically to your door...
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EBATES

by , Mar 5, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: GREAT SHOPPING SITES
Cons: CANNOT THINK OF ANY
I have to let you know about Ebates.

This isn't a get paid to surf site, it is a site of stores that are online that offer a percentage back of your order if you order from the Ebates site.

You can get up to 25% back on your...
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Ebates Works

by , Feb 25, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Great selection of Merchants
Cons: None
I discovered Ebates last November, when I was doing most of my Christmas shopping (on line!) It is well worth logging in and shopping through this service! No matter what I am shopping for on line, I check with Ebates first, and nearly 99% of the time,...
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Ebates is GREAT!!!!

by , Feb 7, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: easy to use
Cons: none
I just started with ebates about a month ago. Most of the internet shopping I do is with coupons and gift certificates, so my total spent with each web site isn't very much, but even so, I have gotten quite a bit of money back from ebates. Ebates has a...
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Buy stuff, get money back. No strings.

by , Jan 24, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Money back on your purchases with no effort
Cons: Checks are only sent out 4 times a year
If you buy stuff online, you'd be crazy to -not- sign up for Ebates.com.
You don't have to pay anything, don't have to download anything -- just go through their site to shop at the merchants that you'd shop at anyways, and get up to a 25%...
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Everyone should be using this!

by , Jan 19, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Free cash! Why wouldn't anyone use this?
Cons: Checks come kind of slow, doesn't have Amazon.com or some other major online stores!
Ebates is possibly the best program out there on the Internet. With billions of dollars being spent on Internet shopping every year, why doesn't everyone get up to 25% off?

Every time you're ready to buy something on the Internet, just go to...
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Get Paid to Shop

by , Jan 11, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: You earn rebates on things you'd buy anyway.
Cons: Navigation is somewhat tedious. Pay outs are infrequent.
I hate to shop.

Actually, that's not true. I love acquiring things. And, I don't mind paying a fair price for something that I want or need. However, I don't want that price to be taken out in blood or bartered with gray hairs.
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Money back for shopping online...very cool!

by , Jan 4, 2011 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I first started with another "get paid for shopping online" site and was leery of it at first. I thought it was some sort of gimmick to get your information or somehow spam my e-mail. After I received regular money into my Paypal account just ...
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Very pleased customer....Will use them everytime I go online to make purchases.

by , Aug 27, 2010 Rated a Helpful Review
I've been using ebates for about 6 months and have received my check as expected. You really have to be careful about using website coupons from the company you're ordering from, as they sometimes override the ebates coupon. I ordered an LG washing ...
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Grrrreeat! I got my check from them from 3-5 years ago

by , May 3, 2009 Rated a Helpful Review
Well, I hate to ruin a good party but...... I have been amember of ebates sinmce 2004or longer (i think) and in 2005 i made a large purchase of over $15000 and they owed me a check for about $450 they didnt pay...and about 6 months ago I wrote to them ...
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you win some, you lose some

by , Sep 29, 2008 Rated a Helpful Review
Ebates is pretty cool when it works. You click on a store link on their site, you get a tracking ticket (to show a history of which stores you've visited), you make a buy, and Ebates gives you a certain percentage from your purchase (subtotal, not ...
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Money Back and Coupons!!! A deal and then some!!!

by , Jun 20, 2008 Rated a Helpful Review
Being disabled and unable to shop in crowded places, shopping on line is a must for me. Finding Ebates.com is like having coupons in the line of a store! Signing up is simple and you have the choice of using a pay pal account or having a check mailed to ...
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My Mouse Makes Me Money

by , Jan 25, 2008 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Two years ago I clicked on a sponsored link through my credit unionís website. That little click is currently worth almost $200. Thatís how much money I have earned back since then from shopping online through Ebates. Ebates is an easy ...
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Quick and easy and money savings and % of cash back

by , Feb 24, 2007 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I have found many stores that I've shopped with online through Ebates.com and it's given me 4% back plus. Ordering is easy and shipping cost about the same and shipping time from store to store. Policy of delivery speed on a scale of how fast you ...
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The Online Insider Rates and Debates on Ebates

by , Oct 11, 2005 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates is the oldest, largest and probably most respected of all the cash back to the consumer sites out there. Much like the other sites, Ebates contracts directly with consumers and online stores to create a value chain where all three groups are ...
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If you shop online, sign up for Ebates.com and get cash back

by , Jul 11, 2005 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Ebates.com has been one of the most consistently reliable online discont rebate programs I've found since I began shopping online several years ago. Now I'm at the point where I check to see first if a store I plan to buy from is connected to ...
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Love it, recommend it, use it continuously

by , Jun 14, 2005 Rated a Helpful Review
Sometimes I have to "remind" ebates about a service or purchase I have made. I do think this may be ...
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Ebates.com Ė Get cash rebates for shopping online!!!

by , Jun 29, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Background Those of you who know me know I’m a HUGE advocate of online shopping; I do a considerable amount more online shopping than at a Brick & Mortar store. I’m also a HUGE fan of getting my monies worth (duh, who isn’t?!). ...
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Ebates.com: Rebates for Your Day- to- Day Internet Shopping

by Bryan_Carey is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Online Stores & Services, Mar 5, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Rebates on merchandise can often help to convince a potential customer to make a purchase. Even small discounts of 5 to 15 percent can often be enough incentive to persuade a person to go ahead and buy something he/she was considering. The internet ...
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Free Money...With Terms

by , Oct 7, 2001 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: You get money back for purchases, many stores available to choose from in most categories.
Cons: Percentages of rebates low, have to navigate through ebates site to get the ebate.
I can't remember how I first found e-bates, but I decided to give it a try when I noticed that the featured sites are some of the sites that I like to shop at anyway. I got free money just for signing up and you can get a check every 3 months as long as...
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Definitely Worth A Look....

by , Aug 13, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy to use and lots of merchants to choose from.
Cons: I wish I had found it sooner.
I stumbled into ebates. I was searching for coupons and hit the rebate site. After looking over their site and reading the Q&A, I signed up.

The site is really easy to use. They have their merchants organized by categories such as books &...
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Worth the effort

by , Jul 10, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Nice if the ebates followed through
Cons: No ebates for purchases using other applied discounts; no secure page notice during order
The likelihood of getting the rebate has been iffy in some of the past submissions I've put in, but lately they seem to have been credited with regularity.
Sometimes the ebate is dependent on the merchant approving the rebate in some way, and not up...
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Yes, I'd like some cash back please!

by , Jun 11, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Cash back on your purchases, a fairly impressive list of shopping partner sites
Cons: Rebate checks cut every 3 months
As I was beginning to prepare for a recent vacation, I started to sort through my drawers looking for things to pack. Going through my T-shirts, I realized that most of my things were so worn they were more suited for waxing my car than actually...
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The gateway to internet shopping

by , Mar 6, 2001 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Cash Rebates
Cons: Long waiting Period; Some rebates takes long time to appear on the account.
This is a very good gateway to internet shopping. With very little effort, you can get great rewards.

Some rebates take longer to show up. Even with the same merchant, the rebate for earlier purchase often came after that of later purchase....
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Easy money back for your online purchases

by , Mar 6, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Lots of stores choices, up to 25% back depending on merchant, fairly easy to use
Cons: have to fight to get some rebates back
Are you an avid e-shopper? Maybe you're just a casual e-shopper? Well, it doesn't matter! All that matters is whether you want to save a few more bucks on your purchases. This is where ebates.com can fit in.

Ebates claims up to 25% back on...
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And batting first in my reviews for the new year... Ebates

by , Jan 19, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Free, Earns Cash Back up to 25%, Lots of stores to chose from
Cons: You have to fight to get credit for some purchases
Wow, I have been away from epinions for close to 2 months and I gotta say first It is great to be back!!! New site design here, not used to it yet but I'll adjust. Anyway I have lots of juicy info to spread through epinions from my experiences (good...
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Rebates for LAZY PEOPLE!!!

by , Jan 7, 2001 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: You save money.
Cons: It doesn't perform sexual acts.
C'mon. Tell the truth. You never send in those rebate forms, do you?

I know I never do. I'm a lazy oaf.

I can't tell you how many times I've bought something with a rebate, intending to send in the form, and then didn't.

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You still have to look around for the best rebate

by , Jan 5, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Largest number of merchants
Cons: Doesn't have the best cashback rate for some merchants
There is no match for ebates.com in terms of the number of merchants. Many merchants such as maps.com, andysgaragesale could not be found on other cashback programs. So before making a purchase from a certain website, it is always wise for you to look it...
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Ebates needed a little push

by , Dec 18, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: get a percentage back from your purchase as a cash rebate
Cons: may take a little longer to see the actual rebate than they say
Ebates.com is an online shopping area, which has a collection of over 400 different merchants, some very well known. The incentive to begin your shopping experience with them is that they give back a rebate of up to 25% on your purchase at some...
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Are you a shopaholic?

by , Aug 15, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Getting paid for shopping you'd probably do anyway.
Cons: You must enter any online shop through their website only
I love shopping online! How many other places can you buy the perfect lipstick at 3am while sitting in your pajamas? I admit I was a bit skeptical when I heard about EBates.com. I've signed up for other web offers and have never received payment,...
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I agree but . . .

by , Aug 6, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Great rebate program
Cons: Information gathering
I have to agree with you about Ebates, it is a great way to earn cash back from net purchases and the low pay out level makes it even more attractive.

However, the security issue of personal information seems to me to be a moot point. By...
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Get Cash Back From Shopping...But Watch Out for the Devil!

by , Aug 3, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Highest payout of any competitor; automatic tally of receipts
Cons: Think 2X before giving someone full access to your online purchase history
Let's start this epinion by describing how Ebates works, so that you understand where the money comes from.

Many online stores offer affiliate programs where website owners earn money for referring paying customers. If you click on a link,...
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Shop Online? Need More Cash? Use Ebates!

by , May 14, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Money! Wide variety of online rebates available
Cons: Slightly complicated, takes time to get your rebate
A few months ago I received yet another advertisement in my inbox about yet another online site that was trying to get my attention. For some reason I surfed on over to ebates.com and am glad I did. I've used ebates for 5 months now, but wanted to wait...
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Worth The Wait To Receive the Quarterly Rebate

by , Mar 24, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Low limit to receive check, increasing store affiliations
Cons: Website customer support nearly invisible
Recently I stumbled across Ebates.com while shopping for apartment furniture.

After digging around the site to see if there was a catch to what looked like a great deal on the surface, I found out a couple of things. First, any and all places...
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Wow! Rebates for online shopping you already do!

by , Feb 25, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Earn rebates from online stores you already shop; No Paperwork!
Cons: Website needs just a little tweaking - It's easy to use and works fine, but it could be better
I've been using the Ebates website for several months now to make online purchases. However, I held off writing my epinion of the service until I'd gotten my first check.

I'm glad to report that the Ebates service *works* and *pays* just like...
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Money for shopping

by , Feb 13, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: cash rebates, easy to navigate site, lots of stores offered
Cons: quarterly payment
ebates is the first online rebate program that I joined and as such, has remained my sentimental favorite one to use when I go shopping online. The problem is that so much of my shopping is done using coupon codes and other great deals, that I rarely...
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Ebates Ė Your Paperless Instant Rebates (up to 50%!)

by , Feb 2, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: paperless/postage-less cash back , most merchants
Cons: Quarterly (3-mth) paycheck, some rules, still limited stores

Iíve been using ebates.com quite a while now, havenít really got a paycheck from them, but there are purchases that are recorded on my account history, although some did lost mysteriously though, perhaps because I didnít follow the required...
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Ebates is the way to shop!

by , Jan 30, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: You get money back from your purchases!
Cons: not all online stores are affiliated with Ebates!
I signed up for ebates a few months ago. At the time I did not do much shopping on line. I signed up because my friend would get something for every referral. I had no intention of ever using it.
Shortly after Christmas an online store just...
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Ebates equals Rebates

by , Jan 27, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy enough
Cons: Only pays a few times a year
Everyone loves getting money back, especially if it doesn't take too much work. Not everyone loves filling out rebate forms and sending them in hoping to get the money in the mail many weeks later. Ebates has designed a program that is solidly in the...
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Ebates R US

by , Jan 25, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: easy to use
Cons: checks only come four times a year
If you do a lot of online shopping this is the sight for you.

It is a very simple process. You register at their sight. When you want to do some online shopping you go to the Ebates site. At the sight you click on the store that you want to...
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This is great!

by , Jan 21, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Lots of stores to choose from; Getting the rebates :)
Cons: Rules to follow; One of my purchases has never been credited to me
Ebates is a program that offers you rebates on your online shopping when you shop through the links on their site. You can get anywhere from, I think, 5% to 25% (I'm not sure that's exactly right) back, depending on where you shop - each store has its...
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Shop with ebates and get cash back on purchases

by , Jan 21, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Cash back on online purchases,
Cons: Payments are made for 3 months, rules to be followed
I joined Ebates three months back and I got couple of checks received from them for my online purchases. Ebates is first of its kind to start cash back for online purchases with over 200 online stores.

How it works -
Customers register...
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CAUTION: Ebates puts cash in your pocket IF the rebate is honored

by , Feb 9, 2011 Rated a Helpful Review
Ebates is an enticement for internet shopping, where it seems to make much more sense to shop this day and age. When entering a store through the ebates site, you are advised if there are coupons to use, and what the rebate will be. Since I have been an ...
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It was a pleasure then it just fell apart. Shop at your own risk.

by , Jan 10, 2011 Rated a Helpful Review
My ebates got hacked as surprising as it seems. Basically what happened was I never sign off ebates just for convenience and yesterday I went on ebates and noticed instead of it says "Welcome ______" it said "Welcome Blue." My name is not blue though it ...
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Rhymes with "rebates," and that rhymes with "free cash." I think.

by , Jun 5, 2008 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I treat online shopping as a game, and the objective is to get the best deal possible. Now, that isnít always the same thing as ďlowest priceĒ Ė there are other weighted factors that can carry the day, like free shipping, bonus gifts, or a name brand ...
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Mis-Leading Refer-A-Friend Program

by , Jun 13, 2004 Rated a Helpful Review
Ebates was a good program in terms of crediting my account for the right amounts and generating a check when they said they would. I left the program because of a dispute over Refer-A-Friend. I gave them an e-mail address of a friend and they sent her ...
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Cash back, but prices not the lowest.

by , Jul 28, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: 400 online retailers, up to 25% cash back!
Cons: Inaccurate rebate tracking, prices are not always the best deals in the Net
Ebates is one of those good ideas in the Net that actually provides something to the consumers aside from the endless barrage of unwanted ads. Essentially, ebates is a shopping portal where all of one's purchases will have a rebate the amount of which...
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eBates or Bates Motel?

by , May 12, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Lots of e-mail alerts to more savings
Cons: It took posting my dissatisfaction here before getting a rebate; form-driven e-mail is a problem.
Within a six week period, my family took three weekend mini-trips to a nearby town. I booked the hotel stays through eBates....six months later, I'm still waiting for the moola.

There's a button that says, "where's my ebate?" but when you...
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Rebates At Ebates

by , Apr 21, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: many companies to choose from, some fantastic offers, easy sign up
Cons: time consuming, have to join up with other companies
I was impressed when I clicked on the Ebate banner that was scattered throughout the entire Epinions community. I decided I would see what the company had to offer before I would make a final decision. After seeing all the companies listed, I figured...
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Am I the only one with problems????

by , Oct 7, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: nice concept
Cons: You have to push to get the credit
I registered with e-bates approximately six months ago. To date, I have not had ONE single purchase credited to my account. Believe me, I spent hundreds through them, including a $500 digital camera. I e-mailed customer service who did ask for a list...
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Checks GOOD - Involuntary Enrollment in Credit Card Rebate BAD

by , Feb 12, 2009 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I joined Ebates.com in 2007 and received my ebate rebate checks in the mail.  BUT, my last Ebates.com rebate check for $134.85 was not in the mail so I logged onto my ebates rebate account and was informed I was "PAID BY FAST CASH".  ...
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Not worth a nickel...

by , Sep 18, 2006 Rated a Helpful Review
Signed up and tested using about a half dozen orders at various vendors over a month or so. Saw the tracking tickets listed on the site but the account was never credited more than the $5.00 signup bonus. The tracking tickets disappeared off their site ...
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E-Thieves.com

by , Oct 12, 2012 Rated a Helpful Review
It's amazing they tout themselves as being such a secure site because 2 of the founders were deputy district attorneys. This was a good site a couple of years ago. But now? Now, the attorney reference just seems to indicate they have a better idea of ...
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Don't bother, waste of time.

by , Dec 28, 2011 Rated a Helpful Review
My personal opinion after trying to use ebates on three separate occasions is that it is unintuitive and only works some of the time.I placed three orders, only one was credited until I inquired about the other two. Once that happened, I got ...
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waste of time, pure headache.

by , Dec 15, 2011 Rated a Helpful Review
What can I say? If I am happy I will not search internet and find a place to say bad things about ebates. I used ebates for a few years. their service is worse and worse. 8.5 out of 10 purchases are not credited to your account automatically. You have to ...
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Difficult, Not Worth Time

by , Dec 6, 2011 Rated a Helpful Review
They bait you in with rewards (mine was a $10 Target card) and then send you scripted emails when you have questions, they don't post your pending rebates, they basically ignore you.  At least that's been my experience.  I don't think I am ...
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Buyer Beware - no deals here

by , Mar 24, 2004 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Having used the ebates service for several years, I have recently seen a tremendous increase in problems with a corresponding decrease in value offered. When shopping around, I often check various online retailers for the best price. Then I will go to ...
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Ebates fails again!

by , Oct 1, 2002 Rated a Very Helpful Review
I signed up for ebates back in Aug and immediately ordered through their site. After 2 months, they still did not show any rebate in my account. My rebate should have been approximately $35. I sent 2 emails and and did not receive any reply. Finally...
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Ebates? Still waiting...

by , Nov 2, 2001 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Great idea, but...
Cons: Has anyone really ever gotten their big fat check???
I really like the idea of ebates.com, but has anyone ever really gotten their "big fat check"??? Buy online, link to the store site through ebates.com, and supposedly you will get a rebate check every three months. Great in theory, but I have yet to...
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You Get What You Pay For -- Unfortunately

by , Mar 15, 2001 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Many merchants to choose from, Can donate money to charity
Cons: Rebates never show up, Absolutely no customer service, $5.00 minimum even to donate to charity
ebates.com is another instance of a company promising big to pull in internet customers then failing to follow through on their promises. It is companies like ebates which lower consumer confidence in internet companies and I hate seeing that as I am a...
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NObates.com would be more accurate.

by , Jan 5, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Many stores to choose from
Cons: Don't deliver what they promise.
We signed up for ebates.com about 3 months ago, knowing that we would be purchasing a guitar and amp for Christmas for our son. So, why not get a good deal over the internet and a rebate, too?!

So far we've gotten nothing. Within 5 days of...
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Works as stated for me; over $150 back and counting
by ,Jan 14, 2010
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This program works exactly as described. I was skeptical, but I signed up almost 2 years ago. Since that time I have been sent a total of over $150.00 from ebates from shopping online (yes, I do a LOT of shopping online). I factor the ebates rebate into
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I kick myself for not signing up sooner!
by ,Aug 9, 2009
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A friend has recommended ebates.com and I ignored her (at first).  I finally paid attention and signed up.  I have earned about $180 in rebates in just a few months on things I was going to buy anyway. I have told a few friends about it but
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Overall a great tool especially for Ebay.com 3% back that's nice.
by ,Jul 5, 2009
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Ebates.com is the BEST!!  I've been using them for about 3 years now and I have gotten my cashback about 95% percent of the time.  The only reason I can't say 100% is because like any program it's not perfect and every so often you might have
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A must have if you shop online.
by ,Mar 22, 2007
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I joined Ebates several years ago and up to date have received checks totaling over 150.00. The checks come about 4 times a year. This is especially nice when you have a large purchase to make online. I have gone through Ebates to buy a washer/dryer and
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Great way to save money! I highly recommend it.
by ,Nov 19, 2006
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I have been using Ebates for over two years, and have always received the check including all appropriate rebates. Within a few days of ordering you receive an e-mail confirming your rebate amount. Additionally, you may look at your account anytime to
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Start at Ebates, shop at your favorites stores, and they'll send you Money Back!
by ,Sep 8, 2006
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I just bought flowers at FTD.com and Ebates saved me 20%! I found a 10% coupon code at Ebates, they sent me a check for 10% of my order, AND I used my Citibank card which gives me 1% cash back on all my orders. So I saved more than 20%. Ebates is
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Its a no-brainer
by ,Dec 15, 2005
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Ebates is great! Gives you money back on stuff you were gonna get anyway. It is easy to use and you can search on ebates to find the product you want at a store that offers rebates.
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E-Bate is reliable
by ,Jun 24, 2005
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They showcase many popular stores such as Amazon.com and half.com. You do receive the credit and they pay out once your account is over $5.00. Their website is also user
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Get paid for shopping - such a great program!
by ,Apr 19, 2004
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Get paid for something you already do - shop! I love this program. I frequently purchase things online. Now I can earn money for doing this. It doesn't get any better than this. Before I make a purchase, I check the ebates website to see if they
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never had a problem
by ,May 27, 2009
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You don't shop at e-bates.com.  They link you to some stores that give you a percentage back if you purchase from them.  They usually have good coupons too.  I have been a member for some years and have gotten about $170 in checks from
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Not a fan...
by ,Feb 6, 2012
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The idea is good, but I had nothing but trouble. I did most of my Christmas shopping through Ebates. Certain days they had extra incentives. I took advantage of those days. Two months later, I was still haggling with them to add the purchases to my
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Ebates doesn't always follow through!
by ,May 30, 2010
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Ebates does send you a check quarterly.  I will give them that.  HOWEVER, if you do not monitor your account and make sure they give you credit it's extremely difficult to get them to investigate and fix it.For example, I made 2 purchases
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No truth in advertising with Ebates
by ,Apr 22, 2010
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I used Ebates for about 6 months on all of my online shopping and had a grand total of 2 purchases award me with cash back automatically, as advertised.  For every other purchase I had to hassle them via email to recieve the rebate.  I
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CONFUSED
by ,Mar 9, 2009
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Pros: At this point, I'm not sure there are anyCons: I made purchases between October and December and recieved a rebate posted to my account for over 50.00. I was suppose to be getting the check by Feb 15, and when it didn't show I logged into my
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Ebates are not sending out checks as schedule!!! BEWARE!
by ,Sep 9, 2008
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I have not received ebate checks for some time. After a through search, I realized I haven't been receiving them since 11/06!!!! I have sent several email to them but have yet to hear back. I am due $155.81. Beware, don't use since they are currently
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EBATES HAS NEVER REFUNDED MONEY SHOWN AS DUE ME ON MY ACCOUNT!!!!
by ,Apr 17, 2006
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I curently have money due but have never gotten any of it. they have my correct email. They make it impossible to contact customer service with compl,ex forms that are next to impossible to fill
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Misleading advertising
by ,Dec 15, 2013
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Very dissatisfied! I just used Ebates to purchase some shoes for my mother who has a painful foot problem. I selected Ebates and ShoeBuy because they were offering a special discount coupon plus double cash back for Black Friday, making expensive shoes
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They will try and not honor their promises. RIP OFF
by ,Nov 1, 2012
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I signed up for this service, and then bought a computer from dell.They would not honor my purchase. I purchased the computer online, but ran into many problems with the coupon codes. Mainly they were considered expired, even though the expiry
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Total waste of time and effort!!!
by ,Oct 30, 2012
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I signed up and was supposed to get 20% off a Snapfish order of $86, but the $17 rebate never showed up on my account.  I can find no place on their website to call for help.  It was a total waste of time and effort.  You can't trust them
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One word it is dreadful.
by ,Aug 24, 2012
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If you want a full-time job as a bouncer making pennies an hour then join ebates. They scam people into using their website and it takes countless emails, usually 5-8 per transaction to get your money credited. And this is if you are lucky, most of the
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Ebates Rip Off!
by ,Jun 28, 2012
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Ebates will rip you off on purchases made at travel web sites such as Orbitz and Expedia. They will display an "Ebate" of for example, "2%-5%". However, after you make the purchase, your account will have only $2.00, NOT the 2% you
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Didn't work for me
by ,Apr 10, 2012
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Don't bother. It's difficult to use, only worked on cheap transactions . They won't really tell you why it didnt' go through so it's just waste of time, I
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TERRIBLE!! SCAM!!!
by ,Jan 5, 2012
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ebates scams people. i have been using it for years now. i noticed they dont credit me for all my purchases but never bothered complaining since money wise it wasnt worth it . but this time they have a member get member referral program so i referred my
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They do NOT give you all the cash back you deserve
by ,Dec 18, 2011
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I would NOT recommend Ebates.  I noticed I wasn't getting credited for sales that I bought through their site.  I started tracking in detail.   When I emailed their customer service they gave me the run around on multiple purchases
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EBATES.com is a scam website!
by ,May 6, 2011
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EBATES IS A SCAM WEBSITE. Don’t use! They get you to sign up and then won’t honor your purchases. They actually told me I was lying when I told them that I DID use their site when I made my purchases. I have made several big purchases and
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Ripoffs
by ,Dec 3, 2009
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I used Ebates for a purchase at Sephora using a Friends and Family coupon code and everything went fine for the $300 purchase.  I used the same FF coupon code a couple weeks later for a much larger purchase (over 1k) and they are denying paying
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ebates is a scam
by ,Aug 17, 2009
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i have $54 cash pending due on 8/15/2009 and on this date i got nothing and they forward the money 3 more month i have traied to contact them but no replay beaware you will get nothing trust
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EBATES.COM IS A SCAM!
by ,May 21, 2008
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I shop alot online and have used ebates since JAN 2008. Since that time I have not received a single cash back check. I have emailed them multiple times and they always say it is scheduled in the next 3 months. What?! I have over $50 in my account and
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They don't pay, and they don't respond. Use Mr. Rebates
by ,Nov 7, 2007
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Hate to say it, cause I have used this site diligently for years. Of late, realized I have not received many of the confirmation emails for purchases. In sum, haven't received my "ebate" for many purchases. Customer service is non-existant, and the
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SCAM!
by ,May 30, 2007
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Over a period of three months at the end of 2006 I accumulated nearly $50 in rebates. Come the middle of February, when a check was supposed to be cut, I received nothing. I again received nothing in May (the next time rebate checks were to be sent
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EBATES.COM=RIPOFF
by ,Sep 15, 2006
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Avoid this site...they won't pay you. They've got the fine print thing going and will deny your payment. Try other sites such as fatwallet.com instead. Trust me, they won't pay. I followed the rules and got nothing. I've followed the rules on
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ebates installs spyware and popups on your machine - stay away!
by ,May 26, 2005
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ebates.com installs spyware on your machine, often without your consent, and even gives itself the right to uninstall anything that interferes with their software (like pop-up blockers, anti-spyware programs, etc). Getting lots of unwanted popups?
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Very bad website and service.
by ,May 16, 2005
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Accuracy of discounts/rebates earned: Terrible. Ebates lost my discounts that I have earned. Funny thing is, it was reflected from Jan - April, but somehow disappeared in May. And they told me they have no record of it. Customer service: Only via
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The service is getting worse and can not be trusted
by ,Apr 8, 2004
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This website used to work well for me, it showed my discounts on time, and sent the checks to me on time. However, they no longer did in that way since the beginning of this year. They have not sent me any check though I have more than $25 shown in my
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