Shopping lists never end: milk, bread, eggs, dog food, birthday card for Uncle Bill, new shoes for that party, the book you heard about on TV. A lot o stores are now offering perks for buying everyday items like these. Whether it’s offering up your email at the checkout, filling out a registration card, or signing up online, the time it takes to join a rewards program can be beneficial.
All of the following rewards programs offer registration and membership updates online, special savings on products, and exclusive email offers.
Everyone needs to eat, so it’s great that grocery store chains offer rewards. Jewel-Osco and Dominick’s have free rewards programs with college savings opportunities through Upromise. Jewel-Osco Preferred Card members also receive discounts with other Preferred Partners, and Dominick’s Fresh Value Card holders earn airline miles and discounts on Dominick’s gasoline.
There’s always a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion to celebrate. With a free Hallmark Crown Rewards membership, you earn points for every dollar spent in the store, bonus points for each card, and extra bonus points for every three cards bought in one purchase. These points turn into rewards certificates good for regular-priced Hallmark products.
DSW shoe stores offer free rewards. Members earn points with every purchase, and those points turn into rewards certificates. Members also get advance notice of sales, bonus point days, and promotions.
Check out the pet store rewards from Petco and Petsmart. Petco offers free food and free grooming programs and exclusive invitations to pet-friendly events. Petsmart gives you a welcome kit with savings for your membership and sends your pets birthday cards with special discounts.
With a Target REDcard, members earn a point for every dollar spent. With 1000 points, members get 10% off their next entire purchase. Members also receive a 10% discount on prescriptions. Target will also donate a percentage of each purchase to local schools.
Borders offers free rewards, and members can earn $5 in Borders Bucks with every $150 in-store and online purchase. Barnes & Noble offers a program with a yearly $25 paid membership. Members can save up to 40% on the books they love.
Check out the rewards programs at the stores you go to most and start saving!
What are some great rewards you have found at the stores you frequent the most?