Everyday companies give away free meals, hair cuts, oil changes and entertainment. Here’s how to get your free stuff.
There is no need to pay full price when dining out at some of the most popular restaurants. Go online to your favorite chain eatery and sign up then wait for the offers to pour in to your e-mail. Chilis, Applebee’s, Lonestar Steak House, Friday’s, Famous Dave’s and Red Robin all offer free appetizers , desserts and in the case of Red Robin a free burger just for signing up. But the best is when your birthday rolls around, most like Ruby Tuesday, will send a Happy Birthday coupon for a free burger or meal.
Advance haircutting students need practice and you need a haircut. This is a win win situation resulting in a free haircut for you. In most major cities there are beauty academy’s where the beauticians and hairdressers of tomorrow are trained. Call the school and ask about their free haircuts. Supercuts is a chain of inexpensive haircutter’s that offer the public free haircuts from advanced students. The students are supervised by their teacher so don’t worry about being scalped. Take a picture of the style you are looking for and call to make the appointment in advance.
Free Oil Change and More
Companies are always looking for ways to improve and one way they get feed back on what they are doing right and what they are doing wrong is to use mystery shoppers. Sign up to be a mystery shopper and you not only receive free stuff from meals, to oil changes to clothes but you also get paid. One word of caution when applying to become a Mystery Shopper, it shouldn’t cost anything to sign up. Stay away from sites that charge you to train or to become a mystery shopper. Here are a couple of legitimate sites to get you started. http://www.athpoweronline.com and http://www.intelli-shop.com .
Free Sports and Theater
Many local theaters and sport stadiums depend on volunteers to work their events as ushers. My son in law use to volunteer as an usher at all Tennessee Vol home games and in return got to watch the games for free. The same can be done for local and college theatres. Volunteer as an usher and when the house lights come up you get to set down and watch the performance with the paying customers.
E-cards are the way to keep in touch with family and friends. Save time and money by sending free e-cards instead of snail mail cards. Today’s e-mail cards are animated and can be personalized with pictures or messages. Go to www.freeecards.com