In this section, TheFreeSite.com offers a roundup of the Web's top free services. Here, we take a look at the Web's most useful free online resources. If you are aware of a free service that we don't have listed here, be sure to contact us and we'll consider it for a listing.
This free service lets you create a customized signature image that you can use in online posts, E-mails, blogs, and other digital content. The service is easy to use; just follow the simple instructions.
An easy-to-use service, GotFreeFax.com lets you send a fax online to the U.S. and Canada. You can send up to three pages per fax and up to two free faxes per day. No ads are added to your fax. A premium service is also available here that offers more features.
This service lets you make free phone calls to mobile or landline phones from your browser to over 40 countries, including the U.S., Canada, U.K., Germany, China, etc. No registration or downloads are required. Your connection is immediate, with no recordings to listen to. Note: free calls are limited to 4 minutes. To make another call, you'll need to wait 10 minutes.
Here's a free and easy-to-use image resizing tool. No installation is required. Your photos remain on your device and are not uploaded or transmitted to any servers. The tool can be used off-line once the page has been downloaded for the first time. Photohandler offers a number of optional filters that can be applied to each image being processed.
Need a chart? This nifty service lets you design and share your own charts online, for free. The site support various types of charts, including bar charts, pie charts, line charts, bubble charts and radar plots.
Tired of paying $10 fees to trade stocks? A nifty phone app, Robinhood lets you buy and sell stocks and ETFs with zero commissions. To apply for an account, you must be a legal U.S. resident, be 18 or older, and have a valid Social Security number. (For iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Android).
This free Web-based service lets you send notes that self-destruct after being read. Privnote lets you create encrypted notes that you can share over the Internet as unique one-time-use HTTPS URLs (which expire after their first access via any Web browser). Check out this site's "Privacy" section for more details.
Do you use travel reward programs? These days, rewards programs are becoming increasingly complex and difficult to figure out. This handy free resource offers loads of helpful info and advice about how to get the most bang for your buck from reward programs. Just pick a destination and RewardExpert will offer strategies for getting there with the least amount of miles and fees.
This is a handy free online tool that lets you repair and edit MP3 files, either locally from your hard drive or via a remote upload from a URL. MP3Repair.net has many uses, such as editing unwanted moderating comments from MP3 files of online radio streams. You can also use it to edit the ID3 Tags of MP3 files.
Need a helping hand in organizing your life? This handy free service lets you set up email reminders to help you remember everything from birthdays to anniversaries to appointments. The service is easy to use.
Fed up with unwanted calls from telemarketers? This free service lets you easily remove your name from telemarketers' lists. The National Do Not Call Registry is managed by the Federal Trade Commission (the U.S. government's consumer protection agency). The site is available in English and Spanish. (U.S. only).
Looking to publish your own book? This is the place to go. Lulu lets you easily convert your manuscript into a printed book and get it listed for sale on online retailers like Amazon. The service is free (Lulu only takes a cut if and when you sell your work). You also retain all rights to your work.
Have you ever wanted to watch a movie and wondered if it was available to stream? This free site's search engine will tell you if a movie is available to stream and if so, where (Amazon, Netflix, Google Play, etc.) You can also find out if a film is available to purchase.
At this site, you can request a free credit report. Unlike other "free credit report" sites, here you're not required to pay for a trial subscription to credit monitoring services. This site, sponsored by three major credit bureaus, resulted from the U.S. government's "Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act."
Which gas station offers the cheapest fuel prices in your area? A free service, GasBuddy lets you see at a glance what the lowest (and highest) gas prices are at various stations in major cities in the U.S. and Canada.
At this site, you can do your U.S. federal taxes for free. If your income is below $66,000, you can use the "Free File" tax prep software here. If your income is above $66,000, you can prepare your taxes using the Free File fillable forms available here.