Money Saver Spain Newsletter 17 October 2013

  • This Week's Top Offers

    Zara Home stores 20% discount only Sat 19 Oct. If buying online you also get free delivery.

    10% off all laptops and PCs with Intel processors this weekend at Hipercor stores (HP, Samsung, Asus, Compaq, Sony and Toshiba). Always remember to compare prices eg with Media Markt online.

    Find more offers after the news…
    Consumer News

    Last month over half a million people changed mobile provider in Spain, although the record was in July this year: 638,000. During the first 9 months of 2013 over 5 million have changed company – nearly 50% more than over the same period last year.

    Yoigo has reached an agreement with Movistar to offer landline and mobile packages. Offer includes 4G service and prices are almost the same as Movistar.

    Nespresso machine owners will be able to buy from this week Carte Noire compatible capsules made by Mondelez (previously Kraft). These capsules join L’Arome Express by DE Master Blenders (previously Sara Lee) in the marketplace - Nespresso is still pending a judicial sentence regarding patent infringement.
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    -  If you’ve seen the cans of Coca Cola with names (Maria, Juan, etc) you, or your kids, might be disappointed knowing that you’ll never find your name. However, every day Coca Cola is offering 500 people the chance to get apersonalized can with free home delivery.
    -  Beko home appliances are holding a food collection campaign across Spain until 19 Oct (rice, legumes, milk, oil). Additionally there’s a prize draw to win one of ten 300€ vouchers to spend on Beko items (see list of participating stores).
    -  Hipercor promo on 500 products: get back 50% of the cost (as a gift voucher). Buy before 29 Oct, voucher valid till 9 Nov.
    -  Remember that you can get cheap Halloween costumes for all the family at chain stores such as Kiabi or in supermarkets (Carrefour, Hipercor) and read our article from last year about an online solution in Spain.
    -  Updated post on special offers at Spanish fashion stores.
    -  Extended to 30 Nov: Promo at Teka: Free flights, week in the Caribbean or a cruise on the Med when you buy 1, 2 or 3 products. Send purchase details before 15 Dec.
    -  Extended offer: free tablet when two or more family members sign up toDKV Medical Insurance either online, by phone or in any DKV Agency.
    -  Spend over 30€ at Toys R Us stores and participate in a competition to win a Renault Captur, ends 31 Oct.
    -  5% discount and free worldwide delivery from Woolovers (more than just woolly jumpers!). Use code NEW2WL, new customers only, ends 31 Dec.
    -  Halloween competition from Labels 4 Kids – win set limited edition bag tags.
    -  Free shipping and returns from NYDJ (Not Your Daughter’s Jeans) until Sun 20 Oct.
    -  If you have kids, rather than have to repeat your contact details, allergy info and more, get 250 free “business” cards from Vistaprint and get all the info printed. You may need to pay delivery, but even then they’re nearly free!
    -  Great decorative wall adhesives from All Posters with phrases in English (some in German) or cool images for kids rooms. Also up to 75% off “museum masterpieces”, ends Friday 18 Oct.
    -  Clinique minikits only 12.50€ each. Free delivery on orders over 40€ and receive free samples with all orders.
    -  Don’t forget: Cinema Festival in Spain 21-23 Oct, tickets only 2.90€.
    -  2x1 at Burger King on Long Chicken and Big Chicken until 24 Oct. Check locations.
    -  Try Salon Hits hair products and get your money back, ends 30 Nov. Need to send receipt, barcode from product and your details including bank account to receive transfer.
    -  Pimkie Exclusive Nights online promo: 30% discount on everything not already reduced - evenings from 18:00 to 0:00 until Sun 20 Oct, use codeVIP13. Need to spend 60€ to get free delivery.
    -  20% discount on furniture at Casa Shops 18, 19 & 20 Oct.
    -  Print the latest discount coupons from Nestle and Danone.
    -  Travelling to the UK this winter? Travelodge Winter Saver family rooms £25 or less per room and kids have free breakfast at over 140 locations. Valid for bookings up to 28 Feb 2014.
    -  Interesting mortgage product at Triodos – cheaper rates for more eco friendly homes. Also see our post from January on ethical banking in Spain.
    -  Read all about the latest promos at El Corte Ingles stores and also about their “good value” household items, in a similar style to Ikea.
    -  Kiabi stores: 50% off second jumper, sweatshirt or knitwear item in all departments.
    -  UK expats will love the new book “Very British Problems” available from Amazon Spain or Amazon UK (and for Kindle too).