Starbucks cafe

Here’s how to get free refills on coffee and tea at Starbucks

Augusta Statz  |  September 22, 2023

Did you know that you can get free refills at Starbucks? Neither did we! Turns out, you can get free refills on coffee and tea. Here's how.

Wendy's restaurant

How to get free fries at Wendy’s through Sept. 17

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 12, 2023

You can get a free order of fries with any purchase right now, but you can't just show up at the drive-thru to get the deal.

Michael Pena plays astronaut in 'A Million Miles Away'

Prime Members can get free screening tickets to ‘A Million Miles Away’

Bridget Sharkey  |  September 11, 2023

Amazon Premiere offers Prime members free advance screenings of Amazon movies at select theaters along with a free popcorn and drink.

Teachers can apply to receive free ‘moon trees’ from NASA

Marie Rossiter  |  August 31, 2023

The seedlings, which orbited the moon for four weeks in a space capsule, will be distributed to advance STEM initiatives.

Firehouse Subs storefront

Get a BOGO deal at Firehouse Subs on Labor Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 29, 2023

If you buy a medium or large sub, drink and chips at Firehouse Subs on Labor Day, you can get another medium sub for free.

Disney World sign

16 things you can get for free at Disney World

Taylor Kuether  |  August 25, 2023

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.A trip…

Subway sandwich and drink

Subway is offering BOGO footlong subs at select locations

Tod Caviness  |  August 25, 2023

Find out how to get two sandwiches for the price of one at select locations by ordering via the app or online through Sept. 7.

Oscar Mayer is giving away straws shaped like hot dogs

Patricia Kaowthumrong  |  August 24, 2023

The company is giving away the silicone straws to honor the one-year anniversary of the viral 'Hot Dog Straw' video.

6 easy (and totally legal!) ways to read books online for free

Clint Davis  |  August 22, 2023

Why buy when you can borrow? There are plenty of ways to supplement your reading habit at no cost thanks to several free and easy online resources.

This new AI-powered recliner can help you cancel plans

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 17, 2023

Submit your best excuse for getting out of plans with friends to get a chance at winning the AI-powered "Decliner" chair.

Spice rack on kitchen counter

This spice rack comes with free refills for five years

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 17, 2023

This spice rack at Sam's Club comes with filled jars of spices and free refills for five years. All you have to do is pay for the shipping.

Lowe’s has a free football-themed workshop for kids in September

Marie Rossiter  |  August 16, 2023

Lowe's is offering a free Build a Home Team Football Player Card Holder DIY workshop, where kids can build their very own card holder.

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Blaze Pizza has a BOGO 11-inch pizza deal right now

Marie Rossiter  |  August 15, 2023

This buy-one-get-one-free deal from Blaze Pizza will only be available through Aug. 16, so you'll have to act fast.

Taco Bell restaurant

Get a free Doritos Locos Taco every Tuesday through Sept. 5

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 14, 2023

Taco Bell is offering free Doritos Locos tacos every Tuesday through Sept. 5, so you may want to stop in and get one!

Verizon is offering a free Netflix Premium subscription with Starz purchase

Marie Rossiter  |  July 26, 2023

If you're a Verizon customer who uses +play, you can get a Netflix Premium subscription for free if you buy one for Starz.

McDonald's sign outside the fast food restaurant in Wheeling, Ill.

McDonald’s is giving away free fries for National French Fry Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 13, 2023

July 13 is National French Fry day, and McDonald's isn't the only fast food chain offering a deal on free fries to celebrate.

Pickleball Y'all sticker

Get a free pickleball sticker to show your love of the sport

Helen Lee  |  July 13, 2023

Pep Pickleball is offering a free "Pickleball Y'All" sticker that lets you show your love of this growing sport.

Wendy's restaurant

How to get free french fries at Wendy’s this week

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 12, 2023

Wendy's is celebrating National French Fry Day on Thursday with a deal: Get free fries with any purchase from Thursday through Sunday.

Get a free personalized label on a bottle of Maker’s Mark

Helen Lee  |  July 5, 2023

Know someone who loves Kentucky bourbon whisky? A bottle of Maker's Mark with a custom label is the perfect gift for a special occasion.

Buy a $50 Amazon gift card and get $5 in Prime Day credits

Marie Rossiter  |  July 5, 2023

Between now and July 10 Amazon Prime members can take advantage of the $5 credit to be used toward any product sold by Amazon.

Hands hold Dunkin' cold brew coffees

You can get a free medium cold brew at Dunkin’ in July

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 1, 2023

Dunkin' Rewards members can get one free medium cold brew with any purchase during the month of July. It's free to join.

Home Depot's free kids workshops lets parents and children work together on projects.

Your kids can make their own bean bag toss game at this free workshop

Kathleen St. John  |  June 30, 2023

Looking for something to do with your little ones? Head to Home Depot for this free workshop that includes making a bean bag toss.

Applebee's exterior sign

Applebee’s giving away free tickets to new ‘Indiana Jones’ movie

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 30, 2023

Indiana Jones fans can score free tickets to the latest film if they purchase $35 worth of food and drinks.

7-Eleven’s free Slurpee Day is coming soon

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 30, 2023

Customers who want to score free drinks ahead of Slurpee Day can do so by downloading the 7-Eleven and Speedy Rewards apps.

21 free things to do in the most popular US vacation cities

Jennifer Graham Kizer  |  June 27, 2023

If you want an inexpensive summer vacation, these activities in some of the most popular U.S. cities will keep you busy on a budget.

Firehouse Subs storefront

Get a free medium Firehouse Sub if you have the right name

Marie Rossiter  |  June 23, 2023

The 'Name of the Day' deal highlights new names on the chain's social media pages each day, allowing lucky customers to pick up free subs.

Wendy's restaurant

Wendy’s is offering free chicken nuggets through June 25

Marie Rossiter  |  June 22, 2023

Wendy's is offering some great deals this June, including late-night discounts, free fries and discounts on breakfast.

Dolphins at SeaWorld San Diego

Waves of Honor offers free SeaWorld tickets to military families

Emily O'Brien  |  June 22, 2023

The SeaWorld family of parks is offering free tickets for active duty military and discounts for veterans.

Parents and kid have summer fun

20 free things to do with your kids this summer

Emily O'Brien  |  June 21, 2023

Looking for some summer fun while the kids are out of school? Our list of 20 free things to do will entertain without breaking your budget.

Fourth of July Krispy Kremes

Here’s how to get a free Krispy Kreme doughnut on July 4

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 21, 2023

You can get a free Krispy Kreme Original Glazed doughnut if you show up on July 4 wearing red, white and blue.

You can get $200 when you open a new Chase Bank checking account

Marie Rossiter  |  June 20, 2023

The account must be opened before July 19, and you must meet certain requirements in order to be eligible.

JCPenney store front

Kids can design a free craft this summer at JCPenney Kids Zone

Helen Lee  |  June 19, 2023

On July 8 and Aug. 12, kids can complete a crafting project at JCPenney, and parents will get a coupon for discounted shopping that day.

Get free frozen yogurt for Dad this Father’s Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 17, 2023

TCBY is offering 6 ounces of free frozen yogurt to dads, and Baskin-Robbins and DQ have special ice cream cakes celebrating Father's Day.

Send free care packages to active-duty U.S. troops through Crown Royal

Simplemost  |  June 12, 2023

Show the troops you care and send them a free care package through Crown Royal, the Canadian whisky company.

Get a free Taco Bell Breakfast Crunchwrap every Tuesday in June

Marie Rossiter  |  June 7, 2023

You can now start Taco Tuesday first thing in the morning: Taco Bell rewards members can score a free Breakfast Crunchwrap in June.

You could win a $37,000 Arctic cruise for you and a friend

Helen Lee  |  June 6, 2023

This contest from Aurora Expeditions lets you choose from three Arctic cruise adventures in Svalbard, Iceland, Greenland and Denmark.

Hand holds phone showing Wendy's app

You can get a free small Frosty once a week ahead of summer

Kaitlin Gates  |  June 5, 2023

Wendy's is offering the free Frosty deal once a week through June 21, so if you start now, you can get three before summer starts.

Norwegian Cruise ship Jewel

Norwegian Cruise Line giving away free cruises to 20 teachers

Marie Rossiter  |  June 2, 2023

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, you can enter your favorite teacher into this contest to win a free 7-day cruise.

A Michaels craft store is shown in Plattsburgh, New York.

Michaels launches a free summer crafting camp for kids

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 31, 2023

MIchaels is hosting a free crafting camp for kids that will feature for weeks of themed crafts three times a week.

Assorted donuts on blue background

National Donut Day 2023: Get free Krispy Kreme, Dunkin’

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 30, 2023

This Friday is National Donut Day, so you're going to want to get to your closest Krispy Kreme for a free treat, no purchase required!

Graduates get a dozen free Krispy Kreme doughnuts on May 24

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 22, 2023

It's graduation season, and Krispy Kreme is celebrating again by giving out doughnuts to grads wearing their Class of '23 gear.

T-Mobile storefront

T-Mobile offering customers free subscriptions

Marie Rossiter  |  May 16, 2023

This freebie for T-Mobile customers normally costs $149.99—but you'll have to sign up soon to get the deal.

KFC is showing its appreciation for moms with free chicken nuggets

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 10, 2023

KFC's Nuggets of appreciation meal comes with a full family-sized meal plus eight chicken nuggets for free.

Planet Fitness gym

Planet Fitness offering high school students free gym membership this summer

Marie Rossiter  |  May 1, 2023

Planet Fitness' annual summer membership deal for students is back this year, along with their scholarship contest.

Candy company owner donates 133,000 Rum and Butter bars to charities, churches and fire departments

Kathleen St. John  |  April 28, 2023

After pandemic supply issues left her with a huge stock of candy bars she couldn't sell to stores, a candy shop owner had to get creative.

Walmart sign on store

Walmart is giving away 20,000 Walmart+ memberships to new moms

Marie Rossiter  |  April 25, 2023

Walmart will be giving away the free memberships, which normally cost $98, to moms who have just given birth in hospitals in May.

Wendy's restaurant

How to get a free crispy chicken sandwich at Wendy’s right now

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 25, 2023

Wendy's is offering a new deal every week for the next few weeks, but you'll need to download the app to get these freebies.

IKEA store

Ikea could owe you money from a class action settlement

Bridget Sharkey  |  April 25, 2023

Ikea customers who shopped at the store from late 2017 through 2019 may be entitled to a small sum as a result of a class action lawsuit.

Woman watches TV at home

Google TV now has more than 800 free channels to watch

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 18, 2023

Google TV is now integrating more than 800 channels from multiple providers and making them accessible in one place for ease of use.

Yellow and purple annual flowers get planted in box.

Lowe’s is giving away free flowers for Mother’s Day

Marie Rossiter  |  March 29, 2023

Sign up starting April 30 to get a free pint-sized annual flowering plant for a special person in your life on Mother's Day.

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