Posted by: Shareeke The Conscious Spender | April 22, 2011

Earth Day

Day 21: Earth Day: Some Things In Life Are Free Afterall!  

Be the change you want to see in the  world…Mahatma Gandhi

Tomorrow is Earth Day! Do your part to take care of the Earth. A few stores have decided to giveaway some freebies to encourage you to be friendly to the environment.

The famous saying is that “Nothing in Life is Free.” I’m here to tell you that there are some things in life that you can get for free. While you’re traveling on this financial journey this weekend, you should be looking for the best FREE deals around! If you search the internet, the newspaper or local flyers you will find ads regarding free food items, free products even free entertainment. The following are a couple of “freebies” in celebration of Earth Day!   

If you take 5 plastic shopping bags to the Disney Store, you will receive a free reusable bag from the Disney Store.

If you are in need of some home improvement techniques, Home Depot is offering free seminars all weekend
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Bring in  your current  skin product full or empty   and a filled-out form available from http://www.origins.com/cms/special_offers/in_store_trade_in_20110422.tmpl, into any Origins Store and you’ll receive a free tube of chemical free Origins Cleanser. *While supplies last*

If you bring a reusable coffee cup into Starbucks, you will receive a free cup of coffee or tea .

Anthropologie stores are offering free crafts and gardening projects for kids through Saturday.

Download a free sort and match recycling game from Lakeshore Learning.

On Saturday, receive a free tree from Lowes while supplies last.

Through Sunday, you can receive free admission to over 300 National Parks as part of National Park Week  

Two days of  free Earth Day seminars at Grand Central Terminal. www.earthdaynyc.org

Please check each stores site for more details and instructions.

 

Spend Consciously,

Shareeke The Conscious Spender

Just like my parents were an example for me, be an example for a child. Creating a money smart child will change the world in more ways than you can imagine.

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Responses

  1. Thanks for the great FREEBIE information! Have a Great Earth Day!

  2. I definitely try to show my kids what things costs. It’s funny how frugal they get when it’s their own money. My daughter recycles are bottles ans she saves that little bit of money she gets from it. It does make a difference to show them how to have long term goals.


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