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August 2011


2-for-1 movie Fridays for Visa Signature cardholders

Head to the movies this Friday and use your Visa Signature card to get a free ticket!

Visa has teamed up with Fandango to offer 2-for-1 movie tickets every Friday through the end of September. With the exclusive offer, you can treat your friends and family to this summer's biggest blockbusters.

To redeem the offer, go to Fandango.com/VisaSignature on a Friday and buy at least one ticket for a same-day showing. Then, you'll receive one complimentary ticket to the same show.

There is a limit of one ticket (up to a $19 value) per Visa Signature Card, per month.


Free movie theater popcorn from Yahoo

Summer blockbusters and free popcorn? Yes!

Yahoo Movies is treating you to free popcorn at any Regal, United Artists or Edwards theater.

To get your free popcorn, visit Facebook.com/YahooMovies and "like" it. Then, enter your cell phone number. You will receive a text message with your coupon, which will be good for seven days after it is sent.

You can also visit any participating theater and visit Popcorn.Yahoo.net on your smartphone browser and follow the on screen instructions to get an instant coupon on your phone. You can also text "popcorn" to 35350 to receive a link to the mobile site.

 The giveaway runs through September 30 or when 1 million coupons have been redeemed.





Free Club Lego subscription

With 3.5 million members around the globe, the LEGO Club is one of the largest and most popular children's member clubs in the world. The mission of LEGO Club is to inspire the builders of tomorrow and help them develop their creativity and imagination. Now, you can get a two-year subscription for your child for free.

To sign up, visit Club.Lego.com and join the member club. Then, click here to sign up for your free subscription to LEGO Club magazine. There's also LEGO Club Jr. for kids under 7. 



President of DD Nation

Who wants to be mayor when you can be president? Over the next five weeks, Dunkin Donuts is offering prizes and the title of President of Dunkin' Nation to the person who checks in the most on Foursquare at participating locations.

Each of the five presidents will receive a 50-inch LCD TV, a personalized Dunkin' Nation President gift card worth $200, a presidential T-shirt and a presidential mug.

In addition, 33 daily winners will receive a $25 Dunkin' Donuts gift card.

To enter, visit Dunkin' Donuts Facebook page and "like" it. Then, register for President of Dunkin' Nation with Foursquare or Facebook. Check in once per hour, up to 10 times per day, for your chance to win. The first check-in each day will give you an entry to the daily sweepstakes.

The promotion runs through September 23.


Free tickets to see Lenny Kravitz

Rock star Lenny Kravitz will be hitting the stage at New York City's Terminal 5 on Wednesday, August 31, and you can go for free!

Taking place in nine cities from mid-July through September, Samsung AT&T Summer Krush 2011 is an exclusive music tour featuring nine well-known musical acts, each performing free one-night only music events. The concerts are open to the public, but only with private, limited access.

Other concerts that have yet to be performed include Cee Lo Green in Orlando on September 7, The Avett Brothers in Atlanta on September 8 and OneRepublic in San Francisco on September 13.

For tickets to see Lenny Kravitz, visit SamsungSummerKrush2011.com and click on the New York tab at the top. Tickets are available beginning today, with a limited number being made available each day through Tuesday, August 30. Each ticket admits two guests and is non-transferrable.  Don't forget to check back frequently to see if tickets have been released for that day.


Free samples from Wal-Mart

Retail megastore Wal-Mart now has a free samples section on its website, so you can try it before you buy it.

Featured right now is Root Awakening shampoo from the John Frieda Collection, which invigorates your scalp with a wakeup call for tired and weak hair.

Visit http://instoresnow.walmart.com/In-Stores-Now-Free-Samples-and-Coupons.aspx to get yours, and bookmark the site for when the featured item changes.


Free cat food from Purina

Purina's ProPlan brand pet food is designed to help pet owners do more to give their pets long, beautiful lives. Now, you can get two 3 oz. cans of their food for free.

To get your free cans, first visit the ProPlan page on Facebook. Then, join the community by "liking" the page and enter your information to receive a coupon for one free can.

Then, head on over to ProPlan.com and click on the "Buy One, Get One" coupon link. (Or click here). Fill out the information and submit to receive your second coupon for another free can!


Staples' PC-A-Day Giveaway

28 laptops in 28 days. Do you want to win one? Then check out Staples' PC-A-Day Giveaway for your chance to take home one of four different laptops absolutely free.

Every day between now and September 10, Staples will pick one winner of those who sign up at MyPCSavings.com to win a free computer. Prizes include the Samsung Princeton, the HP Pavilion DM4-2070, the Toshiba R845-S80 and the Dell Inspiron 15R.

You can also earn additional entries by posting about the contest on Twitter. Tell Staples what you'd do with computer purchase savings, including #MyPCSavings, for an additional entry each day.


The Nestle 3-D Home Theater Sweepstakes

Football season is right around the corner, but who wants to host a party with a dinky old TV? Well, Nestle wants to turn your set into the envy of all your friends!

Nestle is giving away 10 $5,000 gift cards to be used towards a new 3-D TV. One hundred first prize winners will take home a free night at the movies, which includes four ticket vouchers and two concession vouchers (worth $80).

The contest runs through October 31. Visit http://nestle.promo.eprize.com/confectionssweeps/ to enter.


Win a free trip to Maui

Trying to get away on a dream vacation but you can't afford it? 

The Honolulu Publishing Company is giving away a free trip to Maui for two.  It's the second time they are running this contest.  The first winner was from New Jersey!