Well, readers, this last Saturday was my birthday, and I got a bunch of stuff -- free stuff and coupons, that is!
Want to score some stuff on YOUR birthday? Check these links out:
Arby's - Sign up online for Arby's Extras, and they'll e-mail you a coupon for a free 12 oz. milkshake when you purchase anything on their menu, good for the week before your birthday (it expires on your birthday).
Baskin-Robbins - Sign up for the birthday club online, and they'll e-mail you a coupon good for a free 2.5 oz scoop of ice cream (coupon expires five day after your birthday.)
Biggby Coffee - Register for their e-wards club online, and they'll mail (snail mail) you a postcard coupon for a free 20 oz. beverage of your choice.
Best Buy Reward Zone - If you're a member, you can earn triple or quadruple points when you make a purchase around the time of your birthday.
Chicken of the Sea Tuna - Sign up for the Mermaid Club online, and they'll send you a coupon in the mail (snail mail) for $.25 off a can of tuna on your birthday.
Cold Stone Creamery - Join the My Cold Stone Club online, and they'll e-mail you a buy one-get one free ice cream coupon.
IHOP - Join the "Pancake Revolution" club online, and they'll e-mail you a coupon good for a free Rooty Tooty Fresh 'N Fruity -- or any other menu item of equal value. Coupon valid up to one week after your birthday.
Also: If you go to Denny's on your actual birthday (they may ask for ID), you can get a free Grand Slam!
What could be a better birthday present than some awesome deals?! Here's wishing you all a very happy, and frugal, week!
A special thanks to friends who gave me the heads up about some of the places featured here. Thank you, all!