Buying Glasses

You’ve been to the eye doctor, had your exam and prescription. Now it is time to buy eyeglasses, our guide to Buying Glasses will lay out your options.
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Where to find the best discount reading glasses

How to find the best discount reading glasses, including types of readers and popular styles. Review the top picks for best priced eyeglasses for reading.

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How to save on glasses for the whole family

Eyewear for an entire household is a huge annual expense. Learn tips and tricks for how to save on exams, frames and lenses for you and your family.

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Who has the best deals on kids’ prescription glasses?

Curious about the best places to get eyeglasses for kids? Options include: from your eye doctor’s office, optical chain stores like LensCrafters, Walmart Vision Center or Target Optical, and online retailers like EyeBuyDirect or Eyeconic.

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Cartier glasses: Collections, where to buy and how to spot a fake

Elegant and sophisticated, Cartier glasses are some of the most expensive available. Learn where to buy and how to spot a fake.