If you still need to buy presents and get them shipped out to arrive by Christmas Day, you need to get it done soon and without going broke.
Procrastinators don't stress because Wednesday, December 18 is Free Shipping Day. On that day many online retailers are promising if you order from them that day, your shipment will arrive by December 24 and you don't pay shipping. Check out Freeshippingday.com .
Another great place to check out when it comes to shipping deals for online retailers is Freeshipping.org . The website lists over 40,000 online merchants, shipping deals and coupon codes for shipping. So before you click order, check out these sites to help with the expense.
Also know that all shipping companies will be slammed from now until Christmas Eve. Below are some important dates to remember to make sure your gifts arrive in time for Christmas.
12/17/2013: Last day for Amazon's FedEx ground and standard shipping.
12/18/2013: Free Shipping Day, check out Freeshipping.com to see which merchants are offering free shipping for Christmas.
12/20/2013: Last day to get your stuff shipped out via USPS First class mail and standard shipping in order to arrive by 12/24.
12/21/2013: Last day for Amazon's expedited shipping, USPS priority, UPS shipping, and FedEx's 2-day.