Elizabeth Harper

Elizabeth Harper

Originally working in IT, Elizabeth now writes on tech, gaming, and general consumer issues. Her articles have appeared in USA Today, Time, AOL, PriceGrabber, and more. She has been one of DealNews' most regular contributors since 2013, researching everything from vacuums to renters insurance to help consumers find what best fits their needs and budget. She lives in Austin, TX and has a keen interest in how tech is changing the world we live in.

Elizabeth Harper's Most Recent Blog Posts

6 Ways Sellers Can Increase Their Amazon Back to School Sales

The 2021 Back to School season has the potential to be quite lucrative for sellers. Check out our top tips for increasing Back to School sales on Amazon this year.

The 53 Best Senior Discounts to Use in 2021

Senior citizen discounts are one of the few truly great perks that come with growing older, and you can start collecting them as soon as you turn 50! Check out our handy lists of senior discounts, so you can keep track of the deals.

How Should Sellers Prepare for Amazon Prime Day 2021?

It's time to think about how to prepare for Amazon Prime Day in 2021. Check out what kinds of deals to run, the best ways to get ready, and even last-minute strategies to ensure your business sees success during the big event.

What Is Amazon Attribution?

When you spend money on advertising, you want to know how many clicks converted to sales, and which ads drove the most sales. Amazon Attribution provides this crucial information. Check out our guide to the program to learn more.

Everything You Need to Know to Buy Refurbished Electronics

Electronics are pricey, which is why refurbished models can be such great deals. Check out our in-depth guide to buying refurbished electronics, which has smart shopping tips and the discounts you can get on smartphones, iPads, and computers.

6 Things to Know When Buying Glasses Online

In the market for new glasses? Many online retailers sell eyewear that's significantly cheaper than the offerings at optometrists' offices. Here's everything you need to know to buy glasses online.

The Ultimate Guide to Reducing Amazon Seller Fees

Selling on Amazon comes with a lot of fees, and if you don't pay close attention, it's all too easy to spend more than you make. So we look at Amazon selling fees and talk about how you can minimize them — or avoid them entirely.

6 Ways to Get Free HBO

What's the cheapest way to get HBO? Watch it for free, of course! Here are all the places where you can find an HBO free trial, free content, or HBO Max as an included perk. Plus, you'll learn everything you need to know to get started.

Looking for Cheap Gifts? 10 Presents That Seem Expensive, but Really Aren't

Does holiday shopping have you suffering from sticker shock? Don't worry! We've put together a guide with ideas for cheap presents — or at least affordable ones — for everyone on your list.

Is Cyber Monday Better Than Black Friday? 8 Ways the Shopping Holidays Differ

Last year, U.S. consumers spent more money online on Cyber Monday than they did on Black Friday. But are Cyber Monday deals as good as Black Friday offers? Check out our guide to learn how these two shopping holidays differ.