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8 sneaky ways to get FREE delivery from Amazon

We've all encountered this problem, you order something online, bank card at the ready, only for you to be walloped with an extra charge for delivery. It may well be a thing we are all used to paying, but that doesn’t mean it gets any less annoying. Last year Amazon doubled its minimum spend that makes you eligible for free delivery, from £10 to £20. But not everything we buy on Amazon makes it over that threshold. However, there are easy (and free) ways to get around paying for delivery at Amazon, so it's worth a shot. 1. Pre-order something that won’t be out for months Games, movies, whatever. If you want to buy something that is only around £5, but y ...
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Birthday Freebies

Birthday freebies 2017
So, it's almost your birthday, and you want, no, DESERVE a healthy portion of freebies to celebrate the occasion. Well, don't worry as we've got the most up to date list of freebies available to birthday boys and girls on the internet. We've tried to stick to offers available nationwide, but plenty of local restaurants and cafes will also have birthday offers, so pop them in the comments below. Totally Free Freebies Ed’s Easy Diner: free shake (no purchase necessary) just sign up to Ed’s club online and you’ll get an email the week before your birthday, expiry date is on the email. Greggs: free sweet treat (cupcake, cream cake or doughnut) when you download the Greggs app- i ...
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Subway have some amazing deals for Valentine's Day

Popular sandwich shop Subway is offering those of us who don't have anyone to spend the day with on Valentine's Day, a free meal to enjoy by themselves, as a little consolation. From the 10th February, they launch 'Cookies for Cookies', an opportunity to claim a free cookie instore. All you have to do is head over to their website, and simply allow 'cookies' on the cookie notification bar at the top or bottom of the screen. You will then receive an email with a voucher for a free cookie! Simply print the voucher and show it in-store and enjoy. It is while stocks last so be quick! In the build up to the 14th, they were offering a 6-inch mega breakfast sub for just 99p. Thi ...
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14 ways to get beauty freebies - free makeup, perfume, waxing and haircuts

free perfume haircut waxing
Beauty If you love makeup then you know how expensive it can be. It’s never been more fashionable to buy high-end beauty products, but on a student budget it feels crazy that some foundations can cost as much as £30. Even brands available in Boots can seem pricey when a Max Factor mascara is £12! However, beauty companies can be extremely generous when it comes to freebies. Just through signing up for every free product going you can go without buying a mascara for years, always have a few perfume samples in your handbag and be able to try out loads of new products without the risk that you’ll waste my money on something you hate, and we know this because we ...
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​5 mistakes students always make when shopping online

Not checking exactly what you’re ordering It’s happened to all of us; we’ve bought something online and it’s turned up looking nothing like the photo. Or so you thought. Then you check the actual description of the product and it turns out you were wrong all along. You actually did order a pillow for a dollshouse, no wonder it was so cheap! Always try and scope out the product dimensions and specifications before clicking “buy” to double check you’re getting what you think you’re getting. Missing out on voucher codes It’s infuriating when you’ve just checked out online, and you’re happy with your purchase - only for you to spot a juicy voucher code in you ...
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