If you've waited to the last minute to file your tax return, don't worry. You've still got these freebies to keep you motivated through the April 15 deadline:
UPDATED with more freebies on Monday, April 15:
Free Dunkin' Donuts coffee: Dunkin' Donuts is offering a free medium coffee at participating DFW locations on Monday, April 15. While supplies last, you can also get a free travel mug, which you can re-use to get refills for 99 cents.
How to get it: Just ask for a free medium hot or iced coffee all day Monday and you'll get a Dunkin' Donuts travel mug filled with your drink that you can use for 99-cent refills!
Good to know: Free coffee Mondays is being offered in the DFW-area throughout the month of April so that's April 15, April 22 and April 29.
Info: Follow Dunkin' Donuts DFW on Twitter
Free Arbys curly fries or potato cakes: Arbys is offering its free signature curly fries and for the first time ever, potato cakes, as part of their third consecutive Tax Day Curly Fry Giveaway.
Good to know: You can also to enter to win a $500 tax relief payout.
How to get it: Redeem coupon valid at participating Arby’s locations during regular business hours on Monday, April 15. The coupon is good for one order of a free Value Sized Curly Fries or Small Potato Cakes, while supplies last. To redeem the special coupon and to enter to win a tax relief payout, visit www.arbys.com/taxdaygiveaway
Free AMC popcorn: Stop crunching on numbers and crunch on some popcorn! Get a free small popcorn at participating AMC movie theaters from Friday, April 12 through Monday, April 15.
How to get it: Print the coupon or show on your mobile device at the concession stand. Get your coupon here
Good to know: Not valid for AMC Stubs upgrades and not valid at AMC Dine-In Theatres auditoriums.
Free Schlotzsky's sandwich: Get a free small The Original® sandwich with the purchase of a 32 oz. drink and chips. Promotion is valid all day on Monday, April 15 at participating locations.
How to get it: No coupon is necessary! Just order a 32 oz. drink and chips to get the free small The Original sandwich
Good to know: Limit one small sandwich per person, per visit. Not valid with any other offer, coupon or kid’s meal.
Free Cinnabon bites: Get two free Cinnabon Bites at participating locations while supplies last.
How to get it: No coupon needed. Just stop by between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Monday, April 15 at participating Cinnabon locations.
Good to know: Limit one offer per customer during day of promotion. No purchase necessary. Not valid at airports or travel plazas.
Free copies of your tax return: Office Depot is offering a free copy of your 2012 tax return.
How to get it: Print and bring coupon to a participating Office Depot location to get a free black-and-white copy of your tax return -- up to 25 pages, single-sided. This offer is valid until May 1. Get coupon here (.pdf)
Good to know: If you need to dispose of sensitive docs, Office Depot is also providing free document shredding, up to 5 pounds. Offers expires Tuesday, April 16. Get coupon here (.pdf)
BONUS: Free meal after tax day
Get a free Samurai Surf & Turf single serving at participating Panda Express locations while supplies last.
How to get it: Print out coupon or show on your mobile device to try the new Samurai Surf & Turf entree for free on Wednesday, April 17 only. Get the coupon here
Good to know: One coupon per person per day. Valid in-store only. Not valid with any other discounts or coupons.
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Friday Freebies: Free food for filing day
By Maricar Estrella on 04/12/13 17:53
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