Everybody loves to get something valuable without paying anything for it.
There are a lot of different ways to get free stuff, and many of them are things that you may not be aware of.
I’ve spent a lot of time scouring the web for the best free offers, and this page is a collection of 50 things you can get for free. I may add more to the list, so feel free to leave a comment with a suggestion if you know of others that would be a good fit for this list.
Things You Can Get for Free
Getting an education can obviously be very expensive, but fortunately, there are some available resources that can help. Class Central makes it easy for you to find the best free online courses from top universities.
Saylor Academy also has more than 30 online courses that are available for free, and they have relationships with a handful of colleges and universities to guarantee that your credits will be valid when you transfer.
2. Language Lessons
Want to learn a new language? There are some free resources online that can help you to learn several different languages. Open Culture offers free lessons for 48 different languages. BBC also offers lessons for about 40 languages.
3. Coding Classes
4. Business Training
If you’re interested in starting your own business, or if you already have a business and you’re in need of some help, there are a few great resources to consider.
Score is a non-profit organization that offers some really valuable services and information. Their website has a bunch of articles and templates that can help you with all aspects of business. They also offer workshops, webinars, and online courses for a wide variety of topics. And you can even request a mentor that will give you personalized help.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers help with creating a business plan, launching a business, and managing a business. They also offer counseling and mentorship through several partner organizations (Score is one of them).
5. Business Cards
You can get 200 free business cards with free shipping from 4over4.com. The free cards have their logo on the back. If you want to get rid of their logo you can get 40% off the price of custom cards.
6. Credit Report
You may have seen a number of websites that offer you a free credit report. AnnualFreeCreditReport.com is the safest place to go. They are the only source authorized by federal law. The law entitles you to a free copy of your credit report every 12 months from Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion.
Your free credit report won’t include your credit score, but you can get your score for free from Credit Karma.
There are a number of different ways that you can get free money, and you can see our Free Money page for a list of amazing offers. I just want to highlight a few of the best options here.
MissingMoney.com and Unclaimed.org can help you find money that is owed to you. It only takes a minute to check, and it might just find something. Just recently I got a check for about $160 thanks to MissingMoney.com and 5 minutes of my time.
8. Gift Cards
Getting free money is great, and getting free gift cards is almost as good. And the best news is, there are a number of different ways you can get free gift cards. Here are a few of the easiest options.
Swagbucks allows you to earn rewards for things like taking survey