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Friday freebies — samples, magazines and weekend events!

Free samples

Free Sample of Scotch Reusable Tabs at Great Clips
Free Dove Conditioner Sample
Free Perfume Sample from Boss
Free Orville Redenbacher Pop Up Bowl Popcorn
Free Blue Star Ointment with Aloe Sample
Free Sample of Nutrish Dog Food by Rachel Ray
Free Sample of Seven Essentials Anti Oxidant Supplement
Lots of P&G Free Samples (with login or sign up)
Free Murad Vitamin C Facial Sample Packets
Free Sample of Hearos Ear Plugs

Free magazines

Sport Diver Magazine – 14 Issues Free
Bridal Guide Magazine – 1 Free Issue
Trade Pub Magazines – Lots of FREE Magazines Available
Mercury Magazines – Several Free Magazines Available (these change regularly)

Free events this weekend

AC Moore – Saturday 1-3pm, Free Make & Takes: Stamp Magic Candle and Easter Seals’ Act for Autism Puzzle!

Disney Store – Minnie’s Masquerade
– Friday, Session 1 4:30 p.m. or Session 2:  6 p.m
– Saturday, Session 1: 11 a.m. (10:30 a.m. Select Stores) or Session 2: 12:30 p.m
*An exclusive viewing party of Minnie’s Masquerade, a craft activity – make your own royal crown, and a fun costume parade where everyone wins a prize! Minimum age is 3 years. Event limited to a maximum of 25 children per session. No lineups prior to 30 minutes before event begins

Lakeshore Learning – Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Kids create a Free Spring Chik using colored feathers, wiggly eyes, dot painters and more.

Lowes Build and Grow – Saturday 10 a.m.-noon, Kids build a Free Sports Pinball Game.

Michaels – Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Knack Crayola Event FREE Make-It Take-It: Create Vivid Art with Crayola Neon Explosion.

Michaels – Sunday 1 p.m.-3 p.m., The Knack Easter Pail Event FREE Make-It Take-It: Decorate an Easter pail.

Toys R Us – Saturday 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thomas the Train Play Date: Enjoy story time, coloring and FREE giveaways!

Walgreens – Saturday 9 a.m -noon, 1 Million FREE Gogos will be given out at Walgreens across the US! Of the milllion, 5,000 will be a special, limited edition run of Miro-K.


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FREE $10 iTunes bonus from Coinstar

Cash in at least $40 worth of coins at a local Coinstar and you’ll get a bonus FREE $10 iTunes gift card!  That’s right, empty out that big jar you’ve been tossing your coins into, and get some free music with your cash! Here’s how to get your iTunes card:

  1. Visit a local Coinstar  (Click here for locations)
  2. Exchange $40 in coins or more and receive a iTunes gift certificate
  3. Locate the promotional code at the bottom of your certificate
  4. Enter the promotional code online
  5. Your FREE $10 iTunes gift card will be mailed within 1-2 weeks

The offer ends May 30, so get crackin’!

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FREE: 30-day Organize-athon! (plus prizes!)

Do you remember the free goals and priorities diary that I wrote about in January? Now the Get Organized Wizard is starting a 30-Day Organize-athon tomorrow!

Sign up (it’s free, remember!) and you’ll get a daily 5-minute organizing assignment each day in April. PLUS, check in each day when you’ve finished, and you’ll be in the running for fabulous prizes!

Are you ready? Here’s your checklist:

  1. Read about the  30-Day Organize-athon so you know what to expect.
  2. Commit – by leaving your commitment comment on this post.
  3. Make sure you’ll see each day’s post (directions on the website) ,
  4. Be in the running for prizes by leaving a comment each day to say you’ve done that day’s task. (again, directions on the website)

Click here to sign up! Get Organized


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Michaels coupon: Extra 25% off, including sale items!

Feeling crafty?? Print this new Michaels coupon to save big through April 2!

You’ll be able to take an extra 25% off everything… including sale items! Click here to get your coupon: Michaels

Need some craft ideas? Check out Frugal York County’s library of fun, creative and easy crafts: Crafty!

Thanks, Frugal Girls!

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HOT coupons! Retail deals and goodies

Shopping this weekend? Don’t go without your coupons!

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Need ink or toner? Get 32% cash back, plus 10-15% off!

Today only, you can get 32% cash back at when you shop through Ebates!  

You also get 15% off your purchase of compatible ink (ink that is manufactured by third-party manufacturers and is designed to work in designated printers) at and 10% off all other purchases with the coupon code: FLWR123.

To Get This Deal:

  • Go to Ebates HERE and create an account or sign in (new members also get $5 cash back).
  • Then type 123Inkjets in the search bar and click on the orange “Shop Now” button.
  • Ebates will redirect you to 123Inkjets site to place your order.  Don’t forget to use code above at checkout!

Thanks, Hip2Save!

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York County: Free document shredding March 26

Family Trust Federal Credit Union and Cintas Document Management will provide free document shredding for the public from 9 a.m. to noon March 26 at the Family Trust branch, 1690 Old York Road, York. The event will provide on-site shredding for personal and business documents.

Documents will be monitored and protected through the process. Staples, rubber bands, folders, paper clips, etc., do not need to be removed. Participants can watch documents being shredded from their car. Documents destroyed at the shredding event will go to a paper recycling plant. For information, visit

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