Part of being a broke college student is learning to save money everywhere you go. So put your student ID to work by taking advantage of these student discounts.
Using your .edu student email address you can get a free Amazon Prime trial for 6 months which includes unlimited free 2-day shipping with all orders and one-day shipping upgrade $3.99 per item. This can really come in handy when you’re renting textbooks and need to get a book delivered quickly. Also, once the trial has ended you can continue your membership for 50% off the original price. If you haven’t already signed up for an Amazon Student account, take advantage of our promotional link to receive an additional $5 in Amazon Credit with you free Amazon Prime account.
If you need new gear for college and want to save some money then take advantage of the special student pricing offered by Apple. Shop the Apple Store for Education and you can save up to $200 on a new Mac or $20 on a new iPad. Education pricing is available to all college students who are currently enrolled in college or have just been accepted.
When you need a break from homework and exams and want to watch a movie don’t forget to take advantage of special student pricing on tickets at Regal Cinemas. To locate pricing information visit the Regal website, enter your zip code under the “Find Tickets and Showtimes” section of the homepage. Scroll down to the theatre you plan to visit and click on the theatre name. At that point, locate the movie you are inquiring about and click on the gold showtime. The page that is presented will provide you with pricing information, as well as student discount availability.
Car insurance is expensive for young drivers, but you can get a special “good student” discount from Geico to help you save. Geico requires you to get a 3.0 GPA or better for your prior semester to qualify for the good student discount on your car insurance rate. That means you must have a B average or higher on your report card from the most recent semester that ended. It varies a bit by state and the type of car you drive, but in general the good student discount you get is anywhere from 8 – 15% off the regular rate.
Sam’s Club is a great place to buy in bulk to save yourself some time and money. They offer a special Collegiate Membership for just $40 a year. Additionally, all new membership come with a FREE $15 Sam’s Club gift card.
The Washington Post has a lot of great news articles that you will often want to read and cite in your papers. If you ever get hit by a paywall then don’t worry because you can free access by signing up with a .edu email address.