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Do You Use VPNs to Take Advantage of Regional Pricing? Which Region Do You Use?

I use NordVPN pretty frequently for this. I think the cheapest region was Brazil, but then they added some sort of number checker (CPFs) to online purchases, and I'm afraid to use generators to …

Steam

Buying Steam Games from another region?

I'm looking to try and do is use my VPN to purchase steam games, and I'm wondering how some others do this. It's not like GOG, where I can just change my region, log on through the …

Recommendations for a Precision Screwdriver Set?

I'm looking for a precision screwdriver set that I can buy and use for a long time. As far as I can see, the main things I will be using it for are my laptop, 3ds (small phillips), and switch …

What Are Your Thoughts about Using a VPN to Buy PC Games in Another Region?

I read a reddit post a few days ago talking about how Steam is cracking down on those who use VPNs to change their location to take advantage of the regional cheaper prices. I will freely admit …

JB Hi-Fi

Refund to price match

This might be a long shot, but I thought I might as well ask. I recently purchased a Richter amiibo (the last one) from a JB HiFi, for RRP, only to learn later that Eb Games has a listed price for …

GOG.com

Has Anyone Used a VPN to Buy from Another Region? - GOG

Recently, when checking out various deals on Ozbargain for pc game deals, I've seen many people advocating for using a VPN to change your region to another in order to take advantage of regional …

Beem It

[Solved] How to Use Beemit on Yourself? (AKA How to Do The ING 5 Purchases)

As the topic says. When I was searching for ways to do the ING 5 purchases for its increased savings rate, many Ozbargainers suggested using Beemit as a way to have 5 transactions, without having to …

What's Your Strategy for Buying Nintendo Games/Physical Games

I'm sure everyone knows by now, but in Australia, physical games can be expensive. Doubly so when it's a game by Nintendo, which notoriously stay stuck near full price even years after …

eBay Australia

(eBay) Is It Possible to Get Both The $50 GC Sign up Bonus and $30 GC to Stay with eBay Plus?

As the title says, I've been targeted by the $50 sign up bonus to Ebay Plus. However, I already signed up to Ebay Plus back when that $1 sign up was going around, and when I go to cancel the …

How Do You Guys Feel about Refurbished Laptops?

Currently in the middle of researching for a new laptop, and it seems one can get some pretty good deals on specs if you go for refurbished. I understand to look for the one year warranty thing, but …

Where Can I Get Some Nintendo E-Shop Cards on Sale?

Smash Bros. Ultimate is due out soon. Whilst I generally prefer to go physical due to it being cheaper from retailers, for this one, I'm pretty sure I'll get more mileage from a digital …