Money Saver Spain Newsletter 12 December 2013

  • Today on Amazon Spain, Krups Dolce Gusto Piccolo coffee machine for only 40,61€ and 20€ back from Krups.

    Spotify is now free on mobiles, tablets and computers.

    Blanco stores promo: 30% off everything with minimum spend 30€, or 20% discount if you spend under 30€. Need to download coupon and print or show on smartphone or buy online with code DEC2013, ends Dec 15.

     

    More offers after the news…

     

    Consumer News

    Avoid downloading “free” books at websites (such as epubgratis) that ask for your mobile phone number. These sites actually charge a premium mobile SMS rate to send you a code to download books (over 7€ per SMS message).

     

    Spanish consumer organisation OCU advises against buying Energy Saver Pro, a product that can cost up to 50€ and promises to save electricity just by plugging it in at home. In OCU’s tests they have concluded that there is absolutely no saving at all (except the 50€ if you don’t buy one!!).

     

    Sending money abroad for Christmas presents? Take a look at Transferwise who offer a peer-to-peer currency service with fees as low as 0.5% (minimum 1€ / £1) or you can also use Paypal to send money.

     

    Latest Offers & Articles on Money Saver Spain

    -  Clinique free make-up bag with 4 mini-sized products (worth 31€) with all online orders over 60€ before 15 Dec. Use code NAVIDAD13.

    -  Free delivery from Marks and Spencer EU if you order before 17 Dec.

    -  Up to 250€ cashback when you buy from a selection of Canon EOS products. Buy in store or online and fill in the form at link (need to send receipt/invoice).

    -  30% off a selection of Braun products when you spend 150€ at Amazon Spain before 15 Jan. Money returned as voucher to be used before 28 Feb.

    -  If you buy fromWorten online and pay by PayPal you can get a 10% discount, valid till 17 Dec.

    -  If you haven’t got the Ikea Family Card yet (and you don’t need a family to have one!) it couldn’t be easier as they have in-store terminals where you can print one when you visit. With the card you can get lots of special discounts only for card holders at your local Ikea store.

    -  20% off everything in Rituals stores (not third party sellers nor outlets) until Dec 15, also a selection of items with 30% discount.

    -  “The Perfect Week” promo at Oysho (website in English), each day 20% off (items change each day) until Dec 15.

    -  Buy two 3M products (Post-it notes or Scotch tape) and enter a competition to win a Sony Smartwatch.

    -  Asos promos: 25% off menswear and 30% off a selection of women’s items and get free standard delivery in Spain.

    -  Updated post: Discounts for families with 3 or more children in Spain.

    -  25% discount on a selection of items at The Body Shop online, delivery free if you spend over 35€.

    -  Free delivery from C&A online until Dec 18, also in stores until 12 Dec 20% discount for the unemployed (need to show documentation).

    -  15% discount at Swarovski online, use code XTRA15 until Dec 16.

    -  Wuaki online film streaming is still offering a one-month free trial period, cancel at any time. Over 2500 films are available and most come with English soundtrack.

    -  NYDJ (Not Your Daughter’s Jeans) have already started their winter sale with up to 30% off selected items and free returns. Good idea to sign up for their newsletter to get info on free delivery promos.

    -  Get a free Nivea Men Active Age sample.

    -  Alsa buses promo: fares for 15€, 20€ or 25€ between a variety of cities in Spain. Promo is valid one day every week until mid Feb 2014.

    -  Expat book of the week: Lorna Penfold "From Sequins to Sunshine - Year One (Lorna's Life in Spain)" available for Kindle (or get the Kindle app) from Amazon UK  (or Amazon Spain).