Would you exchange your email address for deals and freebies? As a way to entice you to share personal information, a company might launch an email campaign that could include giving you free stuff.
Consult this list of 62 restaurants and retailers that send freebies, coupons, apparel, birthday gifts and more. Your email address could be the ticket to dozens of new freebies if you know where to look.
Click through to discover free things that are only a click away.
Email Freebies for Food
Restaurants know that the fastest way to a customer’s heart is free food. Newsletter freebies from these eateries allow you to eat out and still save money.
Newsletter freebies include a complimentary $30 birthday certificate. Signing up for The Chef’s Table also helps you stay in the know with the latest Benihana happenings.
2. Carl’s Jr.
Sign up for the newsletter and get email freebies like a small fry and a small beverage with the purchase of any Six Dollar Burger. Being on the list also means coupons will be delivered to your inbox.
3. Del Taco
Join the Raving Fan eClub and get two free grilled chicken tacos as a welcome gift. Membership benefits also include a free regular-size premium shake on your birthday and other exclusive offers. This includes coupons and the chance to try new products before they’re available to the general public. Be sure to sign up before National Taco Day in early October.
4. Don Pablo’s
Join the Habaneros Club and step up your nacho game with a free order of Cantina Nachos. You’ll also get $10 toward any purchase on your birthday, $10 on your ninth visit and exclusive offers all year. Note that you’ll need to visit a Don Pablo’s restaurant to get a club card before you can register online.
5. Ruby Tuesday
Join the So Connected email club and receive a free appetizer up to $10 with your entree purchase just for signing up. Plus, you get your choice of a free burger or a free Garden Bar entree as a birthday dinner deal.
6. LongHorn Steakhouse
It pays to sign up for the LongHorn eClub. After registering, an offer for a free appetizer with an entree purchase will land in your inbox.
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7. First Watch
Signing up for free stuff at this breakfast, brunch and lunch spot can help you save cash. You’ll receive a buy one, get one free coupon for joining the Sun eClub.
Enjoy a free small fry and small beverage with the purchase of any 1/3-pound Thickburger when you sign up for the email list. You’ll also gain access to delicious news and coupons.
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If you’re a fan of breakfast, signing up for IHOP’s eClub is a must. You’ll receive special perks like a free full stack of pancakes as well as other exclusive offers.
10. Joe’s Crab Shack
Sign up for the Joe’s Catch E-Club to get a complimentary appetizer delivered to your inbox. The registration form asks for your birthday, so the restaurant might send a gift in the form of free food or savings.
11. Marie Callender’s
When you sign up for the Marie Callender’s E-Club, you’ll get a special coupon for your next dine-in purchase. You’ll also receive email offers for your birthday and wedding anniversary as well as members-only offers that you can share with friends and family.
Become a member of the Moe’s Southwest Grill Rockin’ Reward Program by downloading the Rockin’ Rewards app and receive free nachos with a drink purchase just for registering. You’ll also get a free birthday burrito and 10 points for every dollar spent. When you reach 1,000 points, you’ll get a $10 credit.
13. Olive Garden
Enjoy a free appetizer or dessert with the purchase of two adult entrees when you register for the Olive Garden eClub. You’ll also get to stay updated on news, events and specials so you can eat for less at the popular Italian chain.
14. Outback Steakhouse
Join the Dine Rewards program and get 50 percent off every fourth visit to Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill and Fleming’s. Combining the offer to include all four restaurants makes this one of the best promotions around. However, restrictions do apply: The first three qualified visits must be made within six months, and there are dollar limits to the discount.
Register for MyPerkins and get a coupon for 20 percent off your next order. You’ll also receive something special for your birthday. If you add family members ages 12 and under, they’ll get birthday gifts delivered to your inbox as well.
Join the rewards program and earn points for every dollar you spend, which can be redeemed for free food. After 10 visits, you’ll receive $2 chips and queso. Even better, after 25 visits, you’ll also receive a monthly mystery perk.
17. Red Lobster
Join Fresh Catch News to get a surprise birthday offer, exclusive savings and special occasion reminders. Save more money by hacking the menu — learn how to get the best deals for any dinner out.
18. Red Robin
Reap serious benefits by joining this loyalty program. Some of the many perks of Red Robin Royalty include a free birthday burger, a free burger reward with Gourmet Burger Bar purchases and $20 toward your sixth visit if you dine five times in the first five weeks.
Get exclusive coupons and promotions when you sign up for emails from Subway. If you’re a regular Subway customer, the savings can really add up.
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20. Texas Roadhouse
Get a free appetizer for downloading the Texas Roadhouse mobile app. The app also allows you to get on the restaurant waitlist, order to-go meals and pay at the table.
21. TGI Fridays
Get free chips and salsa on every visit when you sign up for Fridays Rewards. Membership also comes with invitations to special events and other enticing perks. Don’t forget: TGI Fridays has amazing happy hour deals.
Email Deals on Coffee, Donuts and Bagels
Scoring a free quick breakfast or cup of coffee is easier than you think. These newsletter freebies are delicious and allow you to save money without sacrificing little luxuries.
23. Bruegger’s Bagels
When you sign up for the Bruegger’s Bagels Inner Circle, a coupon for a free bagel with cream cheese will arrive in your inbox. Membership also involves a free birthday treat.
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24. Caribou Coffee
Score a free beverage of any size after your first visit as a Caribou Perks member. You’ll also get a birthday treat and rack up money-saving points with each visit. Plus, you can use the Perks app to pay, so you can get your caffeine fix on the go.
25. Dunkin’ Donuts
Become a DD Perks member to get free beverages: for signing up, on your birthday and for every time you tally up 200 points. You’ll also receive offers and discounts on popular items.
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26. Einstein Bros. Bagels
Join the Shmear Society to get a free bagel and shmear — that’s cream cheese, by the way — with purchase for registering. You’ll also get a free egg sandwich with purchase for your birthday.
27. Krispy Kreme
Krispy Kreme Rewards membership will score you a free birthday gift and allows you to earn points toward free beverages and doughnuts with each visit.
28. Manhattan Bagel
When you join the M-Club, you’ll get a coupon for a free bagel and cream cheese with the purchase of a beverage. Manhattan Bagel doesn’t have coupons on its national website, so the exclusive deals for members throughout the year are even sweeter.
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Become a Starbucks Rewards member and start saving money on your caffeine fix. You’ll need a gift card to create an account, but you’ll earn points for every dollar you spend after registering, which can be cashed in for free drinks and food. You’ll also get a free birthday reward and complimentary in-store refills.
Email Dessert Freebies
If you’re like most people, a dessert on the house always puts a smile on your face. When you sign up for free stuff at these eateries, you’ll be rewarded with decadent treats.
30. BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse
Register for the BJ’s Premier Rewards Plus program and get a free Pizookie. Chow down on another free Pizookie as a birthday treat, and earn one point for every dollar spent on eligible transactions; 100 points will score you a $10 reward.
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31. Black Angus Steakhouse
Signing up for free stuff at Black Angus Steakhouse is a savvy way to save serious cash. New Prime Club members are welcomed with a free dessert, plus a free steak dinner on their birthday.
32. Dairy Queen
Newsletter freebies for the Blizzard Fan Club are seriously delicious. Join to get a buy one, get one free coupon on your birthday. You’ll also get DQ promotions, news and Blizzard of the Month announcements delivered to your inbox.
Become part of the BFF Club to score some sweet deals and promotions. Membership perks include $1 off two Friendly’s ice cream cartons and $3 off ice cream cakes on your birthday.
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34. Great American Cookies
You can find coupons and track your rewards by using the Great American Cookies mobile app. When you join the Cookie Club, you’ll also get a birthday surprise and other special offers.
35. Marble Slab Creamery
Register for the Slab Happy email list and get a free birthday surprise. You can also take it a step further by downloading the Slab Happy Rewards app to get free ice cream. Earn one point for every dollar spent, and receive a $5 off reward when you reach 50 points. You’ll also get a $5 off reward on your birthday and your Slab Happy anniversary.
36. Orange Julius
Julius League perks start immediately in the form of a welcome buy one, get one free coupon. Enjoy being the first to hear about new flavors and monthly deals. You’ll also receive a buy one, get one free offer on your birthday.
Register for a Pinkcard and get a free yogurt after every 10 purchases. You’ll also be rewarded with a free yogurt on your birthday.
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Join Sprinkles Perks to get a free birthday cupcake and invites to exclusive events. You’ll also get one free item with every 15 items purchased. The program has three tiers, so the more you visit, the better the rewards.
39. Village Inn
Get a free slice of pie with the purchase of an adult entree when you sign up for the eClub.
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Email Deals on Apparel
Sign up for these newsletter freebies from clothing companies and avoid paying full price the next time you shop.
If anything from the 1980s is your jam, 80sTees.com is your place to shop. Sign up for exclusive deals like $5 tees and sitewide sales.
Aeropostale will deliver special offers and the latest styles to customers on its email list. Current offers on its website include buy one, get one free jeans; free shipping over $50; and buy one, get two select tops.
42. Old Navy
Subscribe to Old Navy emails and take 20 percent off your next purchase as a welcome gift. Being on the list also grants you access to news on upcoming sales and the latest arrivals.
Get on the Gap email list and receive a coupon to take 25 percent off your next purchase. You’ll also be clued in to all the latest happenings at this popular retailer.
Join the Costume Club and get a “spooktacular” discount off your first order.
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Sign up for a JCPenney Rewards account and get a free birthday gift, access to bonus events and one reward point for every dollar you spend on your JCPenney credit card. You’ll get a $10 reward for every 200 points you earn.
Get sale alerts and more when you sign up to receive emails from Kohl’s. You’ll also get 15 percent off your next in-store or online purchase, free shipping offers and additional promo codes.
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47. The Children’s Place
Email subscription freebies start right away with a coupon for $10 off your next purchase of $40 or more. You’ll also be the first to learn about special offers, events and new arrivals.
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Join the T.J.Maxx email list to receive a one-time code for free shipping. Subscribers will also get early access, exclusive offers and more.
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Beauty Email Deals
Restaurants and clothing companies aren’t the only ones that allow you to sign up for great freebies. These beauty brands also give free gifts just for joining an email list.
Become a Friends and Benefits member and receive reward codes, VIP invites and personalized gifts. Complete your beauty profile to get 15 percent off your next purchase.
50. L’Oreal Paris
Join Worth It Rewards and you’ll get a free welcome package and birthday gift, plus product launch samples. You’ll also earn five points for every dollar you spend, which you can use for rewards.
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Become a Sephora Beauty Insider and get a free birthday gift plus access to free beauty classes. The rewards program has multiple tiers, so the more you spend, the more rewards you get.
Email Deals on Furniture
Looking for some new furniture to give your home a face-lift? Make sure you use every discount that’s available when you buy.
If you’re not an Ikea Family member, it’s time to join the pack. Benefits include free coffee or hot tea at your store’s restaurant, 30 extra minutes of Smaland time for your children, 90-day price protection and a chance to win a $100 Ikea gift card.
53. World Market
Join the World Market email list and get 10 percent off your next purchase, which could save you a bundle if you’re buying furniture. You’ll also get the latest scoop on sales and new arrivals.
Email Deals on Electronics
From a new phone to a pack of batteries, you likely need electronic products pretty often. Don’t pay full price with these freebie deals.
54. Best Buy
Sign up for Best Buy’s Deal of the Day emails and get online doorbuster offers that are good for up to 24 hours — or until the item sells out. The offers will vary and include merchandise from across all of Best Buy’s categories.
Subscribe to Staples emails and receive daily deals and special offers so you can upgrade your desk accessories. You can also keep up with the retailer on Twitter and Facebook to find deals.
Email Deals on Big-Box Store Items
Shopping at big-box stores is convenient because you can get everything you need in one swing. Make sure you redeem all your discounts to bring your checkout price down as much as possible.
56. Big Lots
Enter your email address to join the Big Rewards program and enjoy a free birthday surprise, frequent coupons, VIP shopping events and a $5 reward for every three purchases. You can also earn up to a $50 reward on your next furniture purchase.
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Get notices about rollbacks, special pricing and the latest product releases happening at Walmart. Just create an account at walmart.com.
Email Deals on Online Auction Items
Using an auction site is one way to save money right off the bat. Find out how to save even more using these websites.
Sign up for eBay Bucks — no fees necessary — and start earning 1 percent back on more items. Once you start earning, you can spend your eBay Bucks on just about anything, and you’ll get an eBay Bucks certificate that’s good for 30 days.
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Email Deals on Drugstore Items
Shopping at the drugstore is necessary at times, but it can be expensive. You can get the most out of your drugstore purchases by signing up to receive emails.
Walgreens has several email subscriptions available to customers that can help you save money. For example, the health and wellness resources newsletter offers pharmacy services information and seasonal health advisories. The online deals and exclusives alert keeps you posted on the latest deals, including discounts on contact lenses, and Balance Rewards helps you keep track of members-only offers and rewards points.
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60. CVS Pharmacy
Be in the know when you sign up for the ExtraCare mailing list and receive information about additional coupon savings at CVS.
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Email Deals on Home Improvement Items
Home repairs can really take a chunk out of your wallet. Sign up for email programs and get special offers that could bring down the price.
Sign up for MyLowe’s and learn about home improvement tips and ideas, special promotions and exclusive email offers. Members also receive free shipping.
62. The Home Depot
Opt in to receive emails from The Home Depot and get project ideas, how-to guides and special offers. You’ll also get $5 off sent to your inbox just for signing up.
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The restaurant and retailer promotions listed are accurate as of Aug. 14, 2018.