Hunting down the best deals is a great way to save money, but you can't argue that one of the best ways to save money is not to spend any at all! Fortunately, RedFlagDeals.com always maintains a comprehensive listing of freebies and free offers in Canada. We regularly feature things like free product samples, free events, and free services, so check back often.
Right now we've got a lot of great freebies aimed at keeping kids and teens busy over the summer. But there are lots of free offers for adults, too, including free books and magazines, free Purex detergent and free online storage!
If you're interested in trying Woolite's Extra Dark Care detergent you'll want to visit their website to claim your free sample!
To be eligible you'll need to register by filling in your basic info (name, address, age) and a 60ml sample sachet will be mailed to you within 4-6 weeks. Free samples are first come, first serve with 100,000 60 mL sachets available. Limit of one per household.
Canadian Tire Associate Stores
The long weekend is here but if you should experience some unfortunate car troubles, Canadian Tire has an offer you'll definitely want to check out. For this weekend only, Canadian Tire is providing free roadside assistance where you can get your vehicle towed free to a Canadian Tire within 100km of your location. A few terms and conditions do apply, though, including:
- Valid 6am Friday, May 17 to 6am Tuesday, May 21 2013
- Tow is only to the nearest Canadian Tire service centre
- Not all vehicles are eligible for a tow: Types of Vehicles - We do not provide service to motorcycles, motor scooters, any vehicles in excess of 3600 kg (8000 lbs), all terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, dune buggies, taxi cabs, tow trucks, snow plows, tractors, trailers of any description, limousines, boats, dual-wheeled vehicles, vehicles used for competition
- Canadian Tire Roadside Assistance does not provide service to unattended vehicles. A licenced driver must be present when service is being rendered.
- Canadian Tire Roadside Assistance does not provide towing or roadside assistance services where prohibited
Should you need a tow, or just want to err on the side of caution, the number to call is 1-888-727-7478.
Grocery shoppers may want to take notice of this freebie courtesy of WebSaver.ca. Right now, you can take advantage of a coupon that'll save you $1.50 on purchases of two or more Maple Leaf Foods, Prime, Dempster's or Ben's products which is pretty sweet as it'll cost you nothing and you get to save on grocery purchases you were going to make anyway.
We're not sure how long the freebie will last so you'll want to head over to the link here, enter your information and patiently for your coupons to appear in your inbox or mailbox.
If you're looking for some new recipes to add to your repertoire, Kraft Canada has a quick little printable recipe book available for download! It's got twenty recipes, including Smokey Black Bean Dip, Homemade Tilapia Tacos and Italian Parmesan Chicken with Tuscan Spinach Salad.
If you're a Rogers customer, you might want to check your inbox for the annual Customer Appreciation Gift Giveaway email. Because it's only by email invitation, your mileage may vary on this one but it's still a freebie to take advantage of which is always worth noting. According to some forum posters, the giveaways this year include:
- $25 off Promocode with The Shopping Channel
- 3 or 6-month Rogers Publishing Magazine Subscription OR Wireless Data Pass of 1.5 GB/month OR US Travel Pack – Unlimited Texting for July
Again, you must have received the email to take part in the giveaway so you'll want to keep an eye out for yours. Don't forget to check your spam folders as well as it's quite possible this email could have been redirected there.
The giveaways end on June 23.
Thanks to everyone who contributed to the forum thread!
Here's a smart new way to save on your regular grocery bill courtesy of the free PC Plus membership program. Right now, you can pick up a free PC Plus membership card at any participating location or download the app straight to your phone to get started. Once you're all set up, you can accumulate points on your grocery purchases which you can then redeem later. There's no reason not to sign up for the program considering it costs you nothing and you'll be able to earn points on groceries you were going to buy anyway. It's a win-win and one to take advantage of to save on your weekly household food bill.
Another plus is that you'll get special personalized offers based on your purchase history which should help you save even more. More information can be found here.
Here's a pretty good freebie pointed out by forum member stephroll. While quantities last, you can pick up a free Be Active Welcome Kit from BOOST. By filling out a simple form you'll receive a pedometer, coupons for BOOST products and more -- which isn't bad considering it'll cost you absolutely nothing and may even give you some extra incentive to go on walks or take start keeping track of the exercises you currently do.
The freebie is live now but quantities are limited and sure to go quickly. To get in on the deal, you'll want to act fast!
Home Depot Canada
Home Depot has a bunch of free workshops at all locations across Canada! There are workshops focusing on DIY skills as well as free activities for kids. Here's a quick look at some of the free upcoming workshops:
- Build an Herb Planter (for kids ages 4-12) - Saturday, May 11
- Install a Toilet - Saturday, May 4
- Painting Touch-Ups and Techniques - Wednesday, May 15
- Quick Bathroom Updates - Saturday, June 22
All of the materials required for the workshop will provided by Home Depot. However, there are a limited number of spots available at each store, so you'll want to go ahead and RSVP soon if you're interested.
Here's a great freebie from Neutrogena! Just head over here and pick five free samples (or generous coupons) from a total of ten possibilities. Here's what is available:
- Healthy Defense Moisturizer with SPF 45 (trial size)
- All-in-One Makeup Removing Cleansing Wipes (trial size)
- Ultra Gentle Daily Cleanser (trial size)
- Oil-Free Pink Grapefruit Cleansing Wipes ($5 coupon)
- Beach Defense Sunscreen with SPF 60 (trial size)
- Triple Protect Face Lotion for Men with SPF 20 (trial size)
- Invigorating Face Wash for Men (trial size)
- Neutrogena Naturals Acne Cream Cleanser ($5 coupon)
- Norwegian Formula Fragrance-Free Hand Cream ($5 coupon)
- Rapid Tone Repair Moisturizer with SPF 30 ($15 coupon)
Quantities are most likely limited, so head on over ASAP if you're interested.
If you're looking for some new recipes and light reading, you might want to download this free cookbook PDF from Costco! It's called Entertaining The Costco Way and it's a whopping 270 pages long.
The book is full of recipes for Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall with themes like "Ode-to-Spring Feast", "Elegant Christmas Dinner" and "Family Night". The recipes come from Costco members, vendors and celebrity chefs.
Ingredients, Etc Magazine
If you're looking for some dinnertime inspiration, you might want to check out this freebie from Saputo Cheese! Just fill out this short form and you'll get a free subscription to Ingredients, Etc. Magazine. Each issue contains lots of recipes along with tips and exclusive promotions. If you don't eat dairy products, you may find that the magazine doesn't have a lot to offer you. But if you do, you'll probably find some recipes worth trying!
Past issues can also be viewed online.
Henry's Exposure Show
Camera equipment isn't cheap and if you're looking to pick up some new gear this year, the Exposure Show hosted by Henry's might be a good place to start. The Exposure Show usually happens a couple times a year and those looking for free tickets will want to sign up here to receive yours via e-mail. The event doesn't take place until May 31, but it never hurts to have your tickets in advance -- as the website could experience down time between now and then.
It's a freebie to a popular recurring camera expo and we expect it's going to draw a fair number of people. Tickets are normally around $15, so here's your chance to put that $15 towards some camera gear instead!
One thing you can never have too much of is storage, especially accessible cloud storage to make that makes backing up and sharing files quick and easy. If you're a little short on hard drive space and have maxed out your current cloud solutions, we've got another one here from Popoplug.com. For a limited time, you can sign up for 20GB of free cloud storage which is an awesome freebie for those looking for another backup solution.
One of the draws of using Popoplug is the fact that you can view your photos, listen to your music and access your files from any phone or tablet. In addition, you can share large files (some have mentioned no file size limit) which is nice considering it gives you the flexibility to upload what you want to a maximum of 20GB.
We're not sure if this a limited time freebie so we'd advise you sign up now to avoid missing out. Registration is quick and easy and all you need is an email address.
Thanks to BB88 for sharing this freebie with us!
Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill
If you enjoy Swiss Chalet, or visit the restaurant often, you'll want to take advantage of this freebie. Just by signing up for the Rotisserie-mail you'll be given a voucher for a free appetizer valid on your next dining room or take out order. We're not ones to turn down freebies, especially if all it takes is an e-mail address and a couple of minutes.
Really, that's all there is to it as no more details are given. Those of you who choose to sign up should get your voucher shortly.
Here's a pretty good freebie for those of you who use air deodorizers. For a limited time, you can get a refund on a store-bought Air Wick Scented Oil Starter Kit -- essentially making it free after mailing in the rebate found on their Facebook page. It's not your traditional freebie but it does work out to be zero cost (less taxes) after the mail in refund.
Some terms and conditions do apply, though, as the kit must be purchased by July 31 and the refund submission must be sent within 30 days of purchase. There's a limit of one per individual, family or household and the refund value is up to $8.25. This means you shouldn't be paying any more than that in-store as you won't be getting that back in the refund.
The freebie is live now but, again, ends on July 31.
If you've got a little one in the house, you might be interested in sampling the new Natrel Baboo fresh milk product. It's intended for children 12-24 months. You can get a coupon for a free 1 L container of it when you like Natrel on Facebook and request the coupon via Save.ca.
Procter & Gamble
The popular P&G Brand Sampler has launched a new offshoot called the Try Before You Buy Sampler, and it has freebies from Tide, Dawn, Downy, Vidal Sassoon and Crest Whitestrips.
To receive your free samples, just register or sign in here, fill in a short questionnaire, and then choose the freebies you want from the selection offered to you. The selection and quantity of the samples will vary based on your questionnaire responses. You must be at least 18 years old to sign-up, and there is a limit of one package request per mailing address per offer period. The site is up and down at the moment, so you may have to check back a few times to get through.
We've covered this particular freebie in the past, but it's too good not to share again every now and then. If you play a musical instrument, make sure you check out IMSLP.org, also known as the Petrucci Music Library for free music scores and sheet music. It's a huge virtual library of public domain music.
There are scores and sheet music for classical music, opera, non operatic-vocals, and more! In total, there now are over 230,000 scores that are completely free. The site also has music books and recordings of music available.
Whether you're a student, teacher, or just a music lover, this is a great resource. Make sure you check it out!
Parents, here's your chance to try Liberte's new yogurt for babies and show off your little bundle of joy at the same time!
Head over to this Liberte Canada's Facebook page, Like it, share a photo of your baby with "first time" in the caption (for example: first time crawling, first time smiling, first time eating solid foods), and then you will receive a coupon for a free 4X75g package of Liberte baby yogurt.
There are 15,000 coupons available, limit of one per person. Maximum value of coupon is $4.99. Thanks to RedFlagDeals.com Freebie forum poster wachidarin for the heads up!
Here's an oldie but a freebie! In celebration of PAX East, PopCap.com is giving away the popular brick-breaker style game Peggle absolutely free. Despite being released in 2007, Peggle is still a fun time killer; especially if you haven't played it yet.
That's really all there is to the deal, a free download of a popular time waster. Some online forums have mentioned this is the Deluxe version of the game which is priced at around $10 US. Not bad for a freebie if you ask us!
We're not sure how long the promo is on for so you'll want to get your copy while it's available.