Graduates Celebrate On The Southbank

Your teenager could win $100,000 for college tuition by entering this contest

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 22, 2019

Heading off to college can mean a lot of stress and pressure — for students and parents alike. Whether because of the pressure to get good grades, safety concerns or rising tuition costs, college can be one of the most stressful times in a person’s life. To help out with two of those worries, Michelin …

Kids can build a wooden American eagle at this free Home Depot workshop

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 17, 2019

If you’re looking for something entertaining for your kids to do after all the Halloween excitement has ended, look no further than Home Depot. The home improvement retailer is offering a free kids workshop that will teach them how to build a wooden American eagle from 9 a.m.-noon on Nov. 2. Kids will learn to …

Your kids will love these free Halloween craft events at Michaels

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 14, 2019

Halloween is almost here! If you’re looking for somewhere to take your kids for some spooky crafting fun before the big night of trick-or-treating, you won’t want to miss two Halloween-inspired free craft events at Michaels. Both events are on Oct. 26, and all supplies will be included. You just need to sign up online …

How you can get a free Bath & Body Works item worth up to $14

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 10, 2019

I love a good discount, but the best sales are the ones where you get something for free. Bath and Body Works often gives out its candles for free with the purchase of another candle, but the company’s latest deal might just top that. Now through Oct. 12, you can get a free item, up …

Teachers and students could win $3,000 in this STEM experiment contest

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 1, 2019

Calling all budding scientists and science teachers! If you’re a teacher or the parent of a student who loves science, there’s a contest you can enter this October that could win you $3,000. Celebrity scientist Steve Spangler and Arm & Hammer Baking Soda are again partnering up for the Spooky STEM Fest, a DIY contest …

Walmart To Raise Its Minimum Raise To 11 Dollars An Hour

Barbies are buy one, get one free on

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 30, 2019

It may be a bit early to ask for holiday wish lists from your children, but it’s never too early to start shopping. And if you know your kids love all things Harry Potter and “Wicked,” you’ll want to take advantage of this deal and stock up for the holidays. Walmart is offering an online-only …

McDonald's Same Store Sales Up 7.1 Percent In January

Use this promo code to have a Big Mac delivered to your door for a penny—and get a chance to win $1 million

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 30, 2019

Is there anything better in this hectic lifestyle we all live than quickly pulling up to a drive-thru and grabbing some dinner without even having to leave your car? Yes, there is: having the food come directly to your house so you don’t even have to get off the couch (except to answer the door). …

Target Corp. Reported A 4 percent increase in second-quarter profits

Your kids will love this free ‘Paw Patrol’ trick-or-treat event at Target

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 27, 2019

If you have little ones who love “Paw Patrol,” Target is having a free Halloween event you’re not going to want to miss! From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, kids are invited to dress in costume and head to their local Target to trick-or-treat their way through the store and watch …

Keurig is giving away a coffeemaker on National Coffee Day—but the winner has to be named Joe

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 25, 2019

Do you enjoy a good cup of joe first thing in the morning? Is your name, in fact, Joe (or any variation of it, such as Joanne or Josephine)? If you answered “yes” to both of those questions, you’re on your way to possibly winning a free Keurig coffeemaker in honor of National Coffee Day …

After Target Lowers Sales Forecast, Shares Plummet

You can get a $10 gift card with a $100 Target pickup purchase

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 23, 2019

Is there anything better than getting something for free just for buying something else you already wanted? Nope! Target is offering just such a deal and it’s too good to pass up. Now through Sept. 28, you can get a free $10 Target gift card when you spend $100 and use in-store order pick-up, drive-up …

McDonald's Same Store Sales Up 7.1 Percent In January

McDonald’s is giving away limited-edition clothes when you order delivery on Sept. 19

Jennifer Nied  |  September 19, 2019

McDonalds is giving everyone something to celebrate today. Thanks to the fast-food chain, Thursday night is McDelivery Night In. Thursday’s one-night McDelivery event includes more than just burgers and fries coming to your door. Fans can snag a free limited-edition McDonald’s souvenir with any McDelivery purchase of $10 or more through Uber Eats. (Hello, late-night …

College students, you can win free cookies for 4 years

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 17, 2019

Whether you’ve already gone to college or you’re in class right now, you’re probably well aware of the stress of college life — and the lack of sleep that plagues students. Studying at all hours, worrying about exams and committing to too many social events can all cause insomnia, which is a real problem when …

You could win $50,000 if you can guess Oreo’s mystery flavor

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 17, 2019

While I consider myself a pretty picky eater, I do love a good mystery flavor. Lucky for me, there’s been a plethora of mystery foods hitting store shelves recently. First, it was Skittles with their mystery “Rotten Zombie” flavor, followed by Mountain Dew with Mountain Dew VooDew that tastes like either cotton candy, cream soda …

Sam's Clubs To Cut 10 Percent Of Workforce

You can get up to $50 in savings when you join Sam’s Club right now

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 16, 2019

It’s easy to feel like you’ve been missing out if you don’t have a warehouse club membership. Not only do Sam’s Club and Costco have some unique food items and other products you can’t find anywhere else, but you can save a ton of money by purchasing things you use often in bulk, for your …

You can get free admission to over 1,000 museums on Sept. 21

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 16, 2019

Are you a museum buff? Just love learning new things? If so, clear your calendar for Sept. 21, when more than 1,000 museums in all 50 states and Washington D.C., will be free for one day only! Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country will be providing free entry to anyone with a Museum …

Apple Unveils New Product Updates At Its Cupertino Headquarters

Get a free $200 Sam’s Club gift card when you pre-order the iPhone 11

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 13, 2019

If you’re in need of a new phone and are looking at Apple’s latest iPhone models, Sam’s Club is offering a deal you will not want to miss. Now through Sept. 15, or while supplies last, you can get a $200 Sam’s Club gift card when you pre-order the new iPhone 11, Pro or Pro …

Chris Madden Emerges As A Competitor To Martha Stewart

Your kids will love this free JCPenney event where they can decorate a crazy pair of sunglasses

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 12, 2019

Kids may be back in school and not as bored as they were over the summer, but if you’re still looking for some hands-on activities to keep them busy on the weekends, JCPenney has just the thing. The department store is now offering a Kids Zone area where you’ll find fun and free entertainment. And …

Your kids will love this free fire truck event at Lowe’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 11, 2019

Calling all future firefighters! Select Lowe’s locations are now offering free, hands-on fun during their Build and Grow events. If you’re lucky enough to have a participating store in your area, you can take your child in this week to put together a wooden firetruck! It is important to note that this is not yet …

Here’s how you can get free movie tickets to see ‘The Addams Family’

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 10, 2019

One of the spookiest (and kookiest) families in movie history is returning to theaters this Halloween. “The Addams Family” will be back in cartoon form on Oct. 11 and thanks to Hershey’s, you can see the new movie for free! To celebrate the release of the film, Hershey’s has launched new packages of assorted fan-favorite …

Wendy's Sells Major Stake In Arby's To Private Equity Group

Here’s how you can get free spicy chicken nuggets at Wendy’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 9, 2019

Fast-food fans, rejoice. Not only did Wendy’s bring back their spicy chicken nuggets this summer, but now they are giving them away free for the second time in less than a month. Now through Oct. 7, you can get a free six-piece order of spicy nuggets just by placing an online order through the Wendy’s …

Here’s how you can get a month of free fitness classes from ClassPass

Marie Rossiter  |  September 6, 2019

As the kids go back to school and the season begins changing, you may be looking to get back on the fitness track. However, finding a fitness routine that is flexible enough for your busy schedule and affordable can be a real challenge. Well, here is some good news for those of us who aren’t …

Parents, you can get a Walmart gift card for recycling your old car seat

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

If your little one is in need of a new car seat, there’s no better time to get one than during Walmart’s first-ever car seat recycling event. Walmart has teamed up with TerraCycle, a recycling company, for what it says will be the country’s largest car seat recycling event. From Sept. 16-30, Walmart is asking …

College students: Win up to $2,500 for housing expenses

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

While books and tuition alone are enough to make college tough to afford for many students, those who have to move in order to be closer to campus have added expenses to deal with. In an effort to help students get set up on or near campus, Velcro Companies is awarding two students $2,500 each to …

How you can get a free pumpkin spice original filled cheesecake doughnut at Krispy Kreme

Bridget Sharkey  |  September 3, 2019

Though we can’t help but love pumpkin spice-flavored everything, all pumpkin spice products are not equal. With this deal that Krispy Kreme is currently offering, it’s clear that the company gets it. For a limited time, you can get one of Krispy Kreme’s pumpkin spice doughnuts for free and you can choose from the classic …

Crowds Queue For The Opening Of Sydney's First Sephora Store

You can get a free mini beauty bundle from Sephora during your birthday month

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  August 28, 2019

If you haven’t joined Sephora’s loyalty program, there’s a good reason you might want to join before your next birthday. Not only is membership free, but during your birthday month, Sephora’s Beauty Insider members can stop by any store location to snag a free mini beauty bundle. For 2019, Beauty Insiders can choose from two …

McDonald's Same Store Sales Up 7.1 Percent In January

Here’s how you can win free coffee from McDonald’s for life

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

It took many years of my adult life for me to fully appreciate the wonderful drink that is coffee.  Now that I have coffee in my life, it’s hard to go a day without it. If coffee holds a special place in your heart as well, you should know that there is a chance you …

IHOP To Buy Applebees Chain For $1.9 Billion

Here’s how you can score free IHOP pancakes

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

There is precisely one thing better than pancakes — free pancakes. IHOP knows that to be true and gives their pancakes away multiple times a year. Last Halloween, IHOP gave kids a free scary face pancake. Last July, the restaurant offered pancakes at just 58 cents for their anniversary. The only downside of many of …

Home Depot Posts Quarterly Earnings That Met Wall Street's Expectations

How you can get a free Google Nest Hub from Home Depot

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 27, 2019

When it comes to the safety of your family, you can never be too careful or have too many security features around your home. One addition you may want to consider adding to your house is a video doorbell. If you’ve been considering it but haven’t yet picked one out, Home Depot is offering a …

You could win a free pair of dog goggles for your pup

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 23, 2019

If you’ve ever owned a dog — or even if you have simply watched one in the car next to you while stopped at a red light — you know how much pups love car rides … and poking their heads out car windows. Personally, I don’t even like the window rolled down a little …

Yankee Candle: Buy 3 large jar candles, get 3 free

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 23, 2019

If you’re a fan of lighting candles in your home, you know the best time of the year is nearly upon us. Sure, the smell of blooming flowers is nice in the spring and a peppermint candle is nice around the holidays, but fall? That is prime candle-burning time, my friends! In preparation for the …

New Sodium Warning Rule On Chain Restaurant Menus Takes Effect In NYC

You can get Applebee’s delivered for free every Sunday during football season

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 22, 2019

While I’m not a sports fan and don’t particularly look forward to football season, I can 100% get behind all the delicious food and drinks that go along with game-watching parties. Whether you’re baking cakes shaped like footballs every Sunday night or only looking forward to the Super Bowl — once football season begins, it …

This boot company needs people to test its boots

Augusta Statz  |  August 22, 2019

If your job is physically demanding or you find yourself outdoors in all weather, then you need a pair of shoes that you can rely on. And that’s precisely what the footwear company Georgia Boot aims to provide. The retailer has been making boots and other shoes since the brand was founded in 1937. Part of …

Crispin Pearsecco is giving away a $10,000 pear-shaped engagement ring

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 20, 2019

If you’re thinking of proposing to the love of your life anytime soon, you’re probably well aware that engagement rings are one of the biggest wedding-associated costs. Even if you don’t fork over some serious cash and go the celebrity engagement ring route, you’re still likely to spend thousands of dollars — all before you …

Here’s how you can win kitchen tools in Pampered Chef’s back-to-school sweepstakes

Kate Streit  |  August 20, 2019

It’s hard to believe that summer is coming to a close, but back-to-school time is officially upon us. Although you may still be enjoying warmer temperatures in your neck of the woods, the hustle and bustle of the fall season will soon be underway. Could your kitchen use a refresh for the school year? The …

Millions of Holocaust records are now available for free online for the first time

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 15, 2019

Knowing more about where you’re from and the history of your family via an ancestral DNA test is becoming increasingly popular. Stories like the one of Walter Gordy and Mark Tolson, friends who discovered they were brothers via a DNA test, show just one of the reasons why so many people try out these kits. …

Jimmy John’s is giving away $250,000 to one lucky customer to buy a new house

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 15, 2019

There comes a time in everyone’s life that you really want food that’s not from your fridge … but you also don’t want to leave the house. Thanks to apps like GrubHub and UberEats, you can get everything from Taco Bell to White Castle delivered to your door, with a catch. While it works for …

Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By Capital One – Grand Tasting Presented By ShopRite Featuring Culinary Demonstrations Presented By Capital One

Here’s how you can win a cooking lesson with celebrity chef Geoffrey Zakarian

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 15, 2019

I am not ashamed to say I have several meal ideas I rotate during the week and rarely veer away from them. I am not experimental in the kitchen and am admittedly a pretty picky eater. That’s not to say that I don’t like to cook or don’t want to get better, because I definitely …

T.J. Maxx And Marshalls Takes Step Away Ivanka Trump's Clothing Line

You could win a free ‘surprise box’ from Marshalls this Friday

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 14, 2019

Anyone who knows me knows I love a good deal. I rarely go shopping without coupons and I can’t remember the last time I bought something at full price. That’s why Marshalls has always been one of my go-to stores for clothes, home decor and pretty much everything in between. But while they are always …

Wendy's Sells Major Stake In Arby's To Private Equity Group

Wendy’s is giving away 2 million spicy chicken nuggets

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 14, 2019

After a two-year hiatus, Wendy’s spicy chicken nuggets are officially back! You heard right. If you head to the fast-food chain today, you can once again enjoy the crispy, spicy, meaty, chicken-flavored goodness that’s been missing from menus for some time. It’s mostly thanks to Chance the Rapper, who tweeted about the nuggets in May. …

Here’s how you can get free samples from Amazon

Marie Rossiter  |  August 13, 2019

How would you like to get free products from Amazon? It may sound like an online shopper’s dream, but it’s a reality! Amazon has an entire program dedicated to connecting its customers with new products — and it costs shoppers nothing! The Amazon Product Sampling program is open to any Amazon shopper who signs up …

Teachers can get a free subscription to the Calm app—it usually costs $60

Steph Auteri  |  August 12, 2019

If there’s anyone who needs to develop a calming meditation practice after dealing with my child more than I need to develop a calming meditation practice after dealing with my child, it’s my child’s teacher. Though the kid is only 5 years old, she’s already got that tween eye roll down cold, and the tone …

Here’s how to enter to win a free trip to the Margaritaville Resort

Jennifer Nied  |  August 6, 2019

Shark Week took place last week on the Discovery Channel and is now over, but fans can still keep that exploratory spirit alive. That’s because LandShark Lager, the island-style brew, wants to give people a real-life shark experience and a wonderful tropical vacation all in one. Right now, LandShark is offering up an all inclusive …

Lowe's Reports Rise In Earnings As Economy And Housing Market Strengthen

Your kids will love this free build and grow event at Lowe’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 5, 2019

Looking for some free and fun things to do with your kids before summer comes to an end? Select Lowe’s locations are offering free Build and Grow events, with two events already scheduled for August and September. It is important to note that this is not offered in all Lowe’s locations — yet. While Lowe’s …

Uber Eats is giving away 1 million White Castle sliders

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 31, 2019

You might know White Castle from your own visits to the fast-food chain. Or you might know it from the 2004 comedy about two friends who go on an adventure driving to one. In either case, there’s reason to celebrate. In honor of the fifteenth anniversary of “Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle” and …

Here’s how you can win free Mott’s products for a year

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 31, 2019

Summer is officially more than half over and that means it’s nearly time to send the kids back to school. To celebrate another school year, Mott’s is giving away free products for the entire year! If you already drop an applesauce pouch into your child’s lunch every day, this sweepstake is too good to pass …

Government Plans Education Summit

Staples helps you “Thank a Teacher,” giving away $100K to teachers nationwide

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 31, 2019

While teachers positively impact students on a daily basis, some go above and beyond and end up standing out among all others. These are the teachers that leave a lasting impression on their students, one they carry along with them into adulthood and for the rest of their lives. To celebrate the impact these teachers …

RetailMeNot wants to pay you to go on a $5,000 shopping spree

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 31, 2019

Being able to turn your favorite thing into an actual paying job is a dream come true. Whether it’s writing (me!), being a singer or actress, starting your own business or teaching yoga, the saying “do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life” is seriously accurate. If one of your …

Starbucks Avoids UK Tax Bill

Starbucks is giving away free nitro cold brew shots—here’s how to get one

Augusta Statz  |  July 30, 2019

Starbucks is helping you kick off the month of August in the best way possible. The coffee chain will be offering free shots of nitro cold brew at participating stores while supplies last on Aug. 2, so you can sip on some frothy, cold coffee to keep your cool just as one of the hottest …

Here’s how to enter to win a free Xbox Game Pass and an Xbox One X

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 29, 2019

If you’re a gamer or know someone who is, you won’t want to miss this sweepstakes: Butterfinger is giving away Xbox Game Passes and an Xbox One X all for simply filling out a short form! First, mark your calendars for 10:40 a.m. Eastern on Aug. 15 — that’s when the contest opens. On the …

Chipotle Becomes First Non-GMO US Restaurant Chain

Here’s when you can get free guacamole at Chipotle

Kate Streit  |  July 26, 2019

Everyone knows that guacamole will usually cost you extra, but for one day only, customers at Chipotle will be able to score some for free. In honor of National Avocado Day on July 31, the fast-casual Mexican chain is offering a free topping of guacamole with the purchase of any regular-priced entree. The offer is …