HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The word "free" has always had a nice ring to it.
FOX8 On Your Side's Melissa Painter has some websites that are all about free stuff.
Consumer Reports said these are their favorites:
- Freeflys.com is great for personal care items.
- Heyitsfree.net has an excellent free on your birthday section.
- Hunt4freebies.com has a variety of offers. Follow @hunt4freebies on Twitter to see their very latest offers.
- Icravefreebies.com is great for beauty products.
Remember these websites want to market products to you so set up an e-mail account that you only use for these websites so your regular e-mail account isn't cluttered.
Also, only give out information you feel comfortable with sharing.
Some websites will ask you to fill out long surveys.