Most of us browse the internet to save money on big-ticket purchases, but what about items that only sell for a dollar or less? There are actually online dollar stores that can help you save money on these small purchases too.
Instead of going to your local shopping center and hoping they will have what you are looking for, you should give these sites a try first. And, they will be delivered directly to your front door!
1. Dollar Tree
Dollar Tree is one of the most popular dollar store brands because of their successful brick and mortar business. Everything is just a dollar when you shop in person or online. They have free ship to store when you want to order online and want to save time by not combing the aisles for the products on your list. You can get exclusive perks if you join their Value Seekers Club.
Dollar Tree will also ship to your house, but, you will need to pay to ship.
You will have a hard time find items for $1 here as the cheapest jewelry and fashion accessories start at $2. But, women might able to find some good deals on clothing with many pieces ranging from $8 to $30. RoseGal also sells some men clothing and home and garden accessories. However, this site has the widest selection and deals on women’s fashion.
Shipping is free for all orders to nearly any country in the world. And new shoppers can get 10% off their first order and accumulate points in the RoseGal rewards program.
3. Dollar 1
Dollar 1 lets you buy a variety of products for as low as $1. It doesn’t matter if you want to buy beauty items, clothing, household essentials, toys, or jewelry, you can find some sweet deals. Your order qualifies for free shipping when you spend at least $25.
Several Well Kept Wallet readers have high accolades for Dollar 1, so you know this store is legit.
4. H&J Closeouts
H&J Closeouts has been a dollar store supplier for more than 25 years. Now, you can get the same wholesale prices that the dollar stores pay before they mark the price up to $1 per item. To take advantage of these savings, you will need to order items by the case. If you are looking to give out keepsakes at a business conference or a public event, H&J Closeouts might be the most affordable online dollar store.
Most products sell for less than one dollar. They even have two sections for items that sell for 25-cents and 15-cents or below. For example, you can buy misprint items for as low as three cents per item such as pens missing a clip or a misspelled company name.
Shipping is free on all purchases within the continental United States. They also ship internationally and to Hawaii, Alaska, and Puerto Rico for an additional fee.
5. Dollar Store
Established in 1996, Dollar Store prides itself on being the first true online dollar store. Products range in price from 50 cents to $2 per item. The minimum order for Dollar Store is $50, and all orders ship from southern California.
One unique feature is that you can pay for orders with dollars or bitcoin.
6. Miss A
If you only want to shop for beauty and cosmetics, Miss A offers many cosmetics and fashion accessories for only $1. You can also buy curated kits that are a bundle of products and some items cost more than $1 apiece. One of the kits you can buy is the “Barely Basic Kit” that consists of nine pieces and costs $20.
Miss A has free shipping on all orders above $35 to the United States. They are delivered by the U.S. Postal Service.
7. Dollar Fanatic
If you like shopping in bulk, Dollar Fanatic is worth a try. Everything sells in bundles. Movies can be sold in bundles of 12, meaning you will have 12 copies of the same title or a case of 48 graduation cap cookie cutters.
If you own a store, flea market booth, or simply want a huge variety bundle, you can buy a 200 wholesale bundle that contains a variety of items from several item categories (i.e. activity books, clothing apparel, clothes, movies, etc.) that retail from $1 to $5 per item. These wholesale bundles cost $99.99 and are very convenient.
All orders above $99, ship for free.
8. Axcesso Spot
Axcesso Spot is your place for discount party goods and home goods the next time you are planning a party or event. You will be able to find birthday and baby shower accessories, plain and printed balloons, and tableware.
If you need to “baby-proof” your house, you can buy safety products like electric outlet covers, and you can even buy new door locks too.
Another popular online dollar store is Hollar. They have a $1 shop where you can buy items ranging from baby accessories, office and party supplies, or toys for only one dollar. Most of Hollar’s items start at $2 and can be as high as $10. For example, you can buy a men’s hooded sweatshirt for $8 or a laptop bag for $4.75.
Shipping is free on all orders larger than $25. And, you can also shop on the go using the Android or Apples mobile apps.
10. Bargain Bunch
Bargain Bunch isn’t your typical online dollar store that primarily sells party supplies, packaged food, and children’s toys. You will be able to find ceramic decorative items, birdhouses, wind chimes, blankets, garden ornaments, and even fantasy objects with dragons, unicorns, and fairies.
Most of their inventory isn’t exactly “dollar store prices.” A section of their site is devoted to deals ranging from three dollars to ten dollars.
Bargain Bunch also offers free shipping to order totals of at least $39.
11. Dollar General
Dollar General is another dollar store that has a national physical presence in addition to shopping online. Plus, you can even get an extra cash back discount when shopping with Ebates. Dollar General has a few products for $1 while most of their inventory is priced below $6 per item. You can even activate a prepaid cell phone plan with Dollar General too.
Signing up for Dollar General’s digital coupons can save you some additional money when shopping online. Shipping isn’t free, although you might be able to catch a break if you can ship to your local Dollar General store for free or can take advantage of a discount shipping code. For example, you might be to enter a code to get free shipping to your house once you spend $40.
They also offer an AutoDeliver option similar to Amazon’s “Subscribe and Save” that will give you a 5% discount on items your schedule to ship at regular intervals.
If you are comfortable with buying directly from China, DHgate can allow you to buy items starting at 10 cents ($0.10) apiece. DHgate sells almost anything you can imagine from fidget spinners starting at $1.11 to motorcycle riding helmets for $69. Items are sold by individual vendors with over 33 million product listings.
Shipping costs will vary depending on where the products ship from and the seller policy.
13. One Dollar Store
The One Dollar Store has a rather simple interface and completes their sales through eBay. You can browse their listings for every shopping category from antiques, coins, electronics, and video games.
All listings start at $0.99 and can go up in price when a bidding war starts as it is only possible on eBay. Some product listings even offer a “Buy It Now” price if you don’t want to wait for the auction to end to make sure you can buy the product. This can be a good method of easily spotting discounts on eBay that other shoppers have overlooked.
According to One Dollar Store, many product listing are never more than the initial 99-cent listing, allowing you to truly buy something for less than a dollar.
14. Five Below
Five Below is another fun dollar store where every item costs less than $5. You can visit an in-person store or shop online. It’s possible to buy toys, electronics, food, clothing, sports equipment, and party supplies online. While most products allow you to choose the color (when multiple colors are available), Five Below will send you a random color for certain items like squirt guns.
Five Below only ships to the continental U.S. at this time.
Ladies looking for clothing that starts at $4.88 will enjoy 5dollarfashions. There are many different fashion styles to choose from and they also sell fashion accessories such as sunglasses, purses, and jewelry. 5dollarfashions ships internationally if you have a PayPal account.
To qualify for free shipping, your order needs to be at least $200.
DollarItem.com is a wholesale supplier to dollar stores, grocery stores, and other discount retail stores across the globe. You have to purchase each item by the box. Prices on the website reflect the per item price, but, there is a drop-down menu showing how many pieces are in each box. You can even buy pallets of select items to get an even better deal.
You can easily find many products that are available for less than $1 per piece. You can also get free shipping on all orders above $150.
17. Dollar Shave Club
If you shave on a regular basis, you know just how expensive it can get to buy razors constantly. With the Dollar Shave Club, you can get a box of replacement razors for $3, $6, or $9 a month.
They also send you shaving cream and other bathroom essentials as well. You can alter the delivery schedule based on how often you shave, and, you can cancel at any time.
While you might not see many dollar stores driving the road these days, it’s still possible to find these bargains online.
Whether the online dollar store is one of the large-scale brick and mortar retailers like Dollar Tree, a wholesale provider, or a discount clothing or fashion site, there’s no reason you need to buy similar products for more money on other online websites.