Life can be expensive. From food, to hygiene products, entertainment, and more, it can seems like every day is an endless stream of spending. Well, we think your wallet deserves a break.
You might have noticed that if you sign up for loyalty programs, you often get rewarded. It’s not just a one-off coincidence. We tracked down a ton of your favorite restaurants, stores, and brands to find out what can get for free. Check out these 30 tips for getting free stuff below and keep your credit cards happy!
1. TGI Friday’s
Sign up for TGI Friday’s rewards program, download the app, and get a free appetizer
2. Kraft First Taste
to try new Kraft products – before they even hit stores.
4. Taco Bell
Most Taco Bell locations will give you a free meal for your birthday with photo ID proof.
9. Cold Stone Creamery
Buy one ice cream and get a free one when you sign up for their rewards program
11. Ben & Jerry’s
Get a free scoop of ice cream on your birthday when you sign up for their e-mail list
. They have also provided free factory tours
to unsatisfied customers in the past.
Check out the full list
of restaurants that will give you free food on your birthday.
13. World Market
Sign up for their Explorer Rewards, and with every bag of coffee grounds you purchase, get another free
Sign up for Starbucks’ rewards and get a free drink
on your birthday plus free drink offers via e-mail.
15. Dunkin’ Donuts
Register for rewards and get a free medium drink immediately
, plus another on your birthday.
17. Public Domain Audio Books
Listen to thousands of free public domain books through LibriVox
Sign up through your Amazon account for one free audio book
, with many current and popular titles to choose from.
19. Magazine Subscriptions
20. Hulu Plus
Get two free months of Hulu Plus through Best Buy
21. Spotify Premium
Get two months of Spotify Premium free through Best Buy
Get new music from up-and-coming artists on iTunes every week. See how here
23. Proctor & Gamble Samples
Sign up and choose to have various Proctor & Gamble samples
to be sent to your home.
Ward off colds with a free sample of Emergen-C by filling out this form
26. L’Oreal Shampoo
Sign up and get free luxury shampoo
samples sent to your house.
Complete this form
to receive free samples of U by Kotex tampons.
Free Pet Goodies
29. Purina Cat Food
Take the “Why Weight?” pledge and get a free sample of cat food
30. Riddick’s All Natural Dog Treats
Fill out this form and get a sample of their dog treats
Don’t see your favorite brands on this list? Make sure to double check if the stores you frequent have a rewards program, or sign up for their e-mail list for special offers. Which of these free stuff hacks will you try first?