Rebecca Martinson

Bio

Rebecca Martinson is an E-commerce writer for Bustle and Elite Daily, where she spends her days reading about the latest and greatest deals so that you don’t have to. Before joining Bustle, Rebecca’s writing has appeared on BroBible, Gurl, Cracked, and more, but if you’re really looking for a thrill she recommends checking out the introduction to “Dirty Rush” by Taylor Bell. She managed to trip over the finish line to achieve a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Maryland, and has a master’s degree in failing upwards from the School of Life. When she’s not busy writing about detoxifying face masks and jade rollers, you can usually find her laying by the beach, margarita in-hand and pinky-up.

45 Highly Rated & Extremely Useful Things On Amazon You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

By Rebecca Martinson
When it comes to online shopping, there's only one piece of advice you need to follow: Read the reviews. Not only will the reviews clue you into any little tips or tricks you might need to know, but they'll also tell you if what you're looking at is…

40 Clever Things That'll Cut Your Embarrassing Problems In Half

By Rebecca Martinson
Life is filled with "embarrassing" moments — most of which aren't even noticeable to anyone but you — and with a little work, they don't have to happen all that often. Some can even be avoided entirely, like showing up to work with wrinkled clothes…

55 Cheap Things So Cool You'll Wish You Owned Them Sooner

By Rebecca Martinson
"Cheap" isn't what it used to be. When I was a kid, having something that was cheap meant it was flimsy or not worth your money. But now, buying something cheap just means you're getting a great deal. Luckily for both of us, Amazon has tons of cheap…

60 Products Under $35 That Are Getting Wildly Popular On Amazon

By Rebecca Martinson
I like to set a little goal for myself at the beginning of every month. It can be something as small as "floss (but actually)" or even as grand as "come up with a budget and stick to it." This month, I decided to try something different — I limited…

64 Clever Things That Seem Expensive But Are Actually Cheap AF On Amazon

By Rebecca Martinson
Don't get me wrong: Treating yourself to something pricy that you've been saving up for is always exciting — but sometimes, it isn't ideal (especially for your wallet). There's a way around that, though, and it involves checking out all of the…

If You're A Weirdo, You'll Freakin' Love These 41 Clever Things On Amazon

By Rebecca Martinson
Being normal is overrated — and who defines what "normal" is, anyway? If you ask me, being a weirdo is where it's at. Not only does it give you the freedom to express yourself, but you can deck out your home with tons of weird Amazon products…

60 Cheap Things That'll Make You LOVE Staying Home

By Rebecca Martinson
Even if you love hitting the town a few nights a week, there's something to be said about having a relaxing night at home. But there is an art to spending the evening inside, and you have to buy the right stuff to make sure it's as cozy of an…

45 Handy, Highly Recommended Products We Regret Not Buying Sooner

By Rebecca Martinson
When it comes to spending money wisely, you can't go wrong buying handy products on Amazon. But what does "handy" even mean? For one, it'll be something you find yourself reaching for on a daily basis. And two, it'll he helpful in one way or…

79 Cheap Things On Amazon That Are Legit Fire

By Rebecca Martinson
As someone who loves buying things that make my life a little bit easier, I've learned a few lessons along the way. The most important one? Save money when you can. Sure, it might feel great to shell out $200 on some incredible, state-of-the-art…

50 Ridiculously Useful Things You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

By Rebecca Martinson
If I could go back in time and talk to my past self, I'd give her a printed copy of this list — because it definitely would've come in handy. And while you might think I have more important things to pass on, I'm not exaggerating: these Amazon…

50 Cheap Things On Amazon That Are So Weird They're Actually Brilliant

By Rebecca Martinson
Saving money is never a bad idea — however, it's not always easy to resist whipping out your credit card whenever you see a hot deal. (What can I say? I'm a sucker for bargains.) That includes the out-of-the-ordinary items available online,…

65 Best-Selling Things On Amazon That Are Worth The Hype

By Rebecca Martinson
I like to think of myself as an expert when it comes to finding (and buying) products that are worth the hype. What can I say? I've got great taste when it comes to picking out cool stuff — but I'm also a professional at finding the best deals. And…

If You're A Homebody, You'll Love These 43 Clever Things Under $35 On Amazon

By Rebecca Martinson
Going out might be fun, but you know what's even better? Sitting at home in your coziest pajamas watching television. (Maybe that's just because I'm kind of a homebody, but still). As someone who prefers relaxing on the couch over hitting the town,…

45 Cheap Products So Clever Amazon Has To Keep Restocking Them

By Rebecca Martinson
"Cheap" isn't the dirty word it used to be. In the past, you'd use it to describe items that were flimsy or worthless. But now? Cheap just means "affordable" — something that won't send your bank account into the red. And while you can still find a…

47 Cheap & Clever Things That Are Selling Like Hotcakes On Amazon

By Rebecca Martinson
It's no secret that I love shopping online, but you know what's even better? Finding popular items that shoppers are adding to their carts every minute. Luckily, I've come up with a strategy to keep scoring items like this: Look for the clever…

38 Cheap Things That Make You Look Hot AF (& Amazon Reviewers Are Obsessed)

By Rebecca Martinson
Trying to revamp your wardrobe or vanity with some new accessories and makeup products? Same — and while that does sound like a pricy venture, it doesn't have to be. In fact, there are tons of cheap Amazon products that'll make you look hot AF, and…

45 Clever Things People Use Everyday & Wish They'd Bought Sooner

By Rebecca Martinson
I'll admit it: Giving into impulse purchases is fun, but most of my spur-of-the-moment buys are random tchotchkes that wind up collecting dust in a corner somewhere. That's why instead of clicking "Buy Now" on every cool little thing I find, I've…

30 Awesome Cheap Things On Amazon That Seem Way More Expensive

By Rebecca Martinson
In my opinion, if there's one rule to follow while shopping, it's to always go for the lowest price tag — within reason. If you see a $50 blender available for $1, then you should probably be suspicious. But if you can find a similar blender for…

50 Random But Extremely Clever Products TikTok Users Are Obsessed With

By Rebecca Martinson
In general, popularity isn't all that important. But when you're talking about Amazon products, it definitely is. If a product only has a few reviews, you're likely better off saving your money. But if it has dozens of comments (or if the TikTok…

48 Products Trending On Social Media That Are Actually Really Useful

By Rebecca Martinson
As someone who spends way too much money shopping online, it can sometimes be difficult to take a step back. (What can I say? I love a good bargain.) That's why I've made a deal with myself: Instead of buying every cool product I come across, I'm…