The Secret to Finding Time in Your Busy Schedule to Shop

March 04, 2019
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Our modern lives are busier than ever, and it can be tricky to find the opportunity to go out and visit the shops. Between work, school, leisure activities, and an occasional moment of relaxation, there’s very little time to schedule in some retail therapy.

Online shopping is the most efficient way to visit your favourite stores, without having to deal with crowds or stand in a line. Everything you could ever desire is ready and waiting, just a few clicks away!

Let’s take a look at some novel ways to integrate online shopping into your busy schedule!

Turn Online Shopping into a Social Event

Shopping with friends and family is twice the fun of going solo. Integrate online shopping with a coffee date, brunch with friends, or a sleepover. Not only will you have the opportunity to catch up with loved ones, but you’ll also be able to gauge their opinions when deciding what to buy!

Make Good Use of Your Commute!

Ah, the morning commute. Whether you’re on the bus, train, or taking a flight, you’ll probably have a substantial chunk of free time that’s usually spent people-watching, scrolling through social media, or catching a few extra minutes of low-quality sleep.
Transform your commute into an impromptu shopping trip! You might not be able to prevent the person sitting next to you from snoring in your ear, but you can go online and treat yourself to a new pair of headphones!

Build Wishlists

Sometimes, the sheer amount of products to choose from can make online shopping a little intimidating.
There’s a neat fix to help you narrow down what you really want to buy – wishlists! Most online retailers give you the opportunity to save items to revisit in the future, or build wishlists that can be accessed or shared with other people. If you’re short on time, this can be a huge help.
While you browse, remember to add products you like to a wishlist. Then, when you’re ready to make a purchase, you’ll be able to find the products you love as quick as a flash!

Utilise Lunch Breaks

If you have a spare 30 minutes at lunchtime, it’s a great opportunity to catch up on retail therapy. You don’t need to stay at your desk, either! The beauty of online shopping is that you can do it just about anywhere. Grab your lunch, go outside, and fill your basket while you enjoy the fresh air.

Bathe and Save

OK, we’re not sure about that rhyme either, but hear us out! At the end of a long day, there’s nothing better than a relaxing soak in the bath. Or is there?
Why not add online shopping into the mix? Most smartphones are now water-resistant, so from a technological standpoint, you’re sound! Grab some serious bargains while enjoying the most luxurious shopping experience.

Online Shopping: The Busy Person’s Dream!

There’s no such thing as peak hours when you’re shopping online. Stores are open 24/7, and there are no lines, no crowds, and no hassle. Browse whenever you like, and choose a delivery service that fits perfectly into your routine.

If you’re shipping from the United States to Canada, Latin America, or the Caribbean, you’ll need a service you can rely on; one that’s fast, friendly, and transparent. At MyMalls, we’re dedicated to giving all of our customers the VIP treatment. Once we’ve processed your package, it’ll be at your door in 24 – 48 hours. No waiting for weeks or joining a long line at the post office, just the exemplary service you deserve!

Want to know how it all works? Click here to find out. And if you’re a new member, we have all the tips and tricks you need to get started with MyMalls.

Don’t forget – our friendly support team is always on hand to help!

Happy shopping!
– The MyMalls Team

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