Next on CampusChat: Online Shopping Tips with Kevin Strawbridge

Saving Money with Online Shopping Q. What does every parent of a college-bound teen need to know?

A. How to shop smart and save money when shopping online!

Whether you’re a parent shopping for back-to-school, furnishing a dorm room, or looking for deals on new computer, there are ways to be a savvy shopper to save money and shop wisely.

Find out how when Kevin Strawbridge, president of co-hosts #CampusChat on Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9 pm, Eastern, 8 pm Central. He’ll share his best tips on how to get great deals online.

You see, Kevin Strawbridge is something of “deal junkie.” Ever since he was in college (and really before then), he has made it his mission to find ways to save money. He was the guy in the office who always had the lunch coupons in his pocket. Which is why, on his last day working for, his team covered his entire office in coupons and affectionately dubbed him the “King of Koupons.”

Little did he know that his passion for finding good deals would lead him down the path to heading up – one of the nation’s leading online sites for deals and coupons.

Today he, and his team of “DealTakers” scour the web and work with over 280,000 active participants on to provide all the means necessary to save time and money when shopping online.

You’re invited to follow Kevin on Twitter @kstraw and join us on Wednesday for #CampusChat. For more information about how to participate in a Twitter chat, see our post on Twitter tools.

RSVP and someone will get a great deal, too!

H&R Block Deluxe Tax Software Participants who RSVP to this chat invitation will be entered into a drawing for a free copy of H&R Block Deluxe Tax Prep software, a $30 value.

To enter the drawing: Simply use the Comment link below. Enter the words “RSVP” and your Twitter username.

Example: RSVP @zkellyq  (and you’re entered!)

A winner will be determined before the chat ends using tools available from

Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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