How to Buy Cigarettes Online

By Techwalla Internet Editor

If you are a smoker, you know cigarettes are expensive. The new convenient way to get find discount cigarettes is to buy them online.

Step 1

Decide on a site where you can buy cigarettes. There are sites in the Resource section that sell many brands of cigarettes.

Step 2

Check and see if they have the brand you want. Also note the price.

Step 3

Compare the prices at different sites and note how they allow you to pay. Very few sites will take credit cards anymore so you have you see the alternatives. Some will accept electronic checks while others want you to send them a check in advance.

Step 4

Notice the amount they charge for delivery. Sometimes depending on the quantity you buy you will be offered free delivery. Other sites will charge for every carton you order. This can make a big dent in the savings you get from shopping on the Internet.

Step 5

Understand the amount of time it will take to receive your cigarettes. If you are buying them as a gift or if you just want them for yourself the amount of time can be an important factor in your decision of which site to use.

Step 6

Talk to others who have brought cigarettes online to find out which site they use. Word of mouth is often the best way to find a site to deal with because then you know you won't be ripped off. In addition, you will be able to get a time line on how long it will take to get your cigarettes.

Tips & Warnings

  • Check out whether the website keeps your information private.