The Thrifty Nickel is a large, U.S.-based online distribution of classified advertisements. Classified advertisements can appear in print or online, potentially reaching millions of buyers. Buyers can browse advertisements and contact sellers online.
Sellers can post online classified advertisements on The Thrifty Nickel for free and print advertisements in nationwide newspapers for various fees. Print advertisements are available in newspapers in over 150 cities nationwide. A buyer can browse postings for free as a guest or by creating an online account. Users can browse advertisements by location or keyword. Founded in 2010, The Thrifty Nickel operates as a subsidiary of The New Mexican Inc.