Jun 22 2014 - 30 Sep 2017
It was a price tracking service which served over 7.5k users, sent over 660k price drop alerts and tracked over 40k products.
It was built and maintained by Aakash Goel, along with several contributions and donations from friends and users.
"It's a sad news to hear about the demise of Cheapass. But I'm telling you, you did a wonderful piece of software. Though I didn't saved much I can proudly say that I saved atleast a thousand. If it saved me this much then how much it might had saved avid online shoppers! Surely I can say, you made a difference. Just writing this to tell you and congratulate you that you did wrote a wonderful piece of software. Even though you are going to shutdown, the name will stand in the history forever..."— Kapil Dev S
"Cheapass was doing an excellent job and I myself recommend it to all my friends. After reading this mail, I feel really sad to know that this service will be no more. I can totally understand how difficult it would have been for you to manage all these single handedly. Kudos to that and all the very best for all your future endeavours."— Naveen Raj
"Your concept was the first and very innovative. I have used your service couple of times, Sad to see it shut down..."— Kishan D.S
"I have used Cheapass and I would like to tell you that it really was a great service. You did a great job keeping it running all these months and it is sad to hear that the service will be closing down...."— Aritro Banerjee
"As they say all good things come to an end. But I would definitely, like to say a Thank you before I leave. I was surprised pleasantly when you mentioned this was a one-man show. Nonetheless, very commendable. Thank you for everything....."— Vinay Beckham
....and tons of "Thank you"s and "All the best's" from hundreds of Cheapass users
The data and assets of Cheapass might be available for sale. To know more about this, please drop me an email on me[at]aakashgoel.com