Money Saver Spain Newsletter 21 November 2013

  • This Week's Top Offers

     

    25% off toys at Carrefour until 28 Nov, discount returned on quarterly check with Club Carrefour. Excludes video games and bikes, not available online.

     

    The EDay website is starting to include info about promos available only on Cyber Monday (2 Dec), take a look to see some of the big discounts that will be available.

     

    El Corte Ingles has reduced perfume prices by around 25% in order to boost pre-Christmas sales. See our updated post on more El Corte Ingles promos and how to get cashback. Also only until 25 Nov, 15% off a selection of TVs.

     

    More offers after the news…

     

    Consumer News

     

    A new study by the Official Competition Commission in Spain has found that Repsol has the highest fuel prices, for cheaper fuel fill up at supermarket and independent fuel stations.

     

    From 1 Jan refillable olive oil bottles won’t be allowed in Spanish bars and restaurants. A transition period will be established until the end of February to allow for current stocks to be consumed. This measure was criticised when it was suggested at European Commission level, however it has now been approved by Spain’s Government.

     

    If you work in Spain, see how much you’d pay in income tax depending on the region you live with this calculator.

    Latest Offers & Articles on Money Saver Spain

     

    -  Today only, free shipping from Toys R Us in Spain.

    -  Air Lingus offers: Spain to Ireland from 60€ or fly to USA & Canada via Ireland at great prices - New York and Boston from 259€ - and from April 2014 Toronto from 329€. All prices one-way.

    -  Promo at Worten online: Apple products at cost price until 24 Nov, excludes iPhone and iPod. Discounts of around 10% on MacBooks and iMac or 7% on iPads.

    -  Win an iPad mini with Minute Maid, need to fill in a form and answer a few questions.

    -  Get cashback with Sharp Aquos Quattron TVs, 300€ back on 60”, 500€ on 70” and 1000€ on 80” (models LC60LE857E, LC70LE857E, LC80LE857E). Need to buy before 15 Jan and follow instructions on Sharp website on how to register to get cashback.

    -  MRW offers a courier service for students, pensioners, the unemployed and families with 3+ kids, available once a month for only 2€ to anywhere in mainland Spain.

    -  Updated info on no annual fee credit cards in Spain.

    -  Like “Muerde la Pasta” on Facebook and get a 2x1 on Tuesday 26 Nov.

    -  Conforama furniture stores already promoting their Black Friday discounts: selection of furniture at cost price on 30 Nov & 1 Dec at stores across Spain.

    -  18-22 Nov, free Sisley mini beauty treatment and samples at El Corte Ingles centres, need to make appointment. Also Chloe perfume samples free presenting flyer at El Corte Ingles (stocks limited).

    -  Buy any GHD styler at Extension Mania salons across Spain and get a free 20 minute hairstyling course.

    -  Día’s online outlet has a new Christmas present section; big discounts, limited stocks but remember to compare prices before buying. All items have free delivery until the end of 2013.

    - Try contact lenses for free, fill in form and when you receive an email take to your nearest Opticalia opticians.

    -  If you missed getting your personalised can of Coke, now you can get a label to stick on cans with your name on.

    - Dog owners: Get money back when you buy a 3kg bag of Dog Chow Croqueta Dual.

    -  Cat owners: Get money back with a purchase of Tidy Cats cat litter.

    -  Panrico is to drop the prices of Donuts and other products due to fierce competition from other brands, including supermarkets.

    -  Sephora promos in stores: 3x2 on nail polish and 3x2 on Sephora brand shower gels.

    -  This weekend promo at Marks and Spencer EU: 20% discount on everything, use code ESFFNOV13 at checkout, ends 24 Nov (excludes items already reduced).

    -  Offer from Low Cost Holidays, use code descuento25 to get 25€ off any reservation before 15 Dec. Minimum spend 250€.

    -  Get 20€ off a 36 or 48 hour pack with ByHours hotel reservations, use code 36HORAS or 48HORAS, ends 30 Nov. If you’re not sure what ByHours is, see our post.

    -  Tommy Hilfiger promo in Valencia & Madrid: 30% discount and free blanket only 27 Nov 19-22h.

    -  Promos at Chemist Direct: 10% off fragrances with min. £70 spend (ends 31 Dec), use code FRG7; 10% off premium beauty range, ends 24 Nov, use code PBDS962.

    -  The International Horse Fair will be held in Seville from 3-8 Dec. Normal ticket price is 12€, however entrance from 16h will be 8€ on Tues, Wed and Thurs (need additional ticket for shows).

    -  Free guided one-hour tours of the Palacio de Navarra in Pamplona from 25 Nov to 2 Dec, need to reserve.

    -  C&A offers in store this weekend: 30% off everything ends 24 Nov.

    -  Expat books of the week: the original “Seriously Mum, What’s an Alpaca?” about setting up an Alpaca farm in Andalucia now has a sequel “Seriously Mum, Where’s That Donkey?”. If you haven’t got the Alpaca book yet, it’s on offer all week for only 77p at Amazon UK or 0.89€ at Amazon Spain.