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Best Deals for College Students

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You’re paying a lot for your education already. Using your college ID card can help you save money on some things you’ll need during your college days. So keep your student ID with you. You never know when it could help you with a purchase. And if there’s no sign posted, just ask. Even boutiques, big retailers and salons near college campuses can offer discounts.

Movies:

According to AMC theaters’ website, Thursdays are Student Days. Just show your college ID to get a discounted ticket price.

Participating Regal theaters offer a student discount with ID on Monday – Thursday shows. Check your local theater for their prices.

Clothing:

Retailers like J Crew offer a 15% discount to college students on regularly priced items with college ID, according to jcrewaholics.com.

Students receive 20% off their full-price purchase in all Ann Taylor stores when they show their student ID, according to their Facebook page.

Register online for Armani Exchange‘s Student Advantage Discount Card and receive 10% off all orders placed online Simply enter your SA code at checkout to ensure your discount!
To register for a Student Advantage Discount Card, visit their website at http://www.studentadvantage.com.

Computers:

Apple is advertising on its website that if you buy a Mac for school, you’ll receive $100 worth of free Apps to purchase from iTunes.

Microsoft Windows is running an online special for qualifying college students. They’re giving away free XBox 360 with the purchase of a a qualifying Windows 7 PC at $699 or more.

Sony also offers up to 10% discount on VAIO laptops and computers for college students.

Other:

Amazon.com‘s website helps college co-eds with their Amazon Student program. It’s a free membership program created especially for college students. Amazon Student members receive benefits such as six months of FREE Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime, and e-mail alerts for discounts and promotions.

Sam’s Club offers students a year-long, Sam’s Club Collegiate Membership for $40 and receive a $15 gift card to help offset the cost of their first purchase (with a valid college ID and collegiate email address). Each Collegiate Membership comes with a complimentary add-on card so roommates or housemates can share with shopping duties and the savings.

Local Uwajimaya Grocery Stores have College Night every Friday between 6pm – 10pm. Receive 10% off your grocery bill (some restrictions apply). You must present your college ID.

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