June has finally arrived, and so have the scorching summer deals!
From free Father’s Day fro-yo to gratis gym memberships for teens and doughnuts for all, we’ve rounded up a variety of exciting ways to kick off your summer with savings.
And for even more options, head on over to Money Talks News’ freebies page.
Free doughnuts — June 3
National Doughnut Day is Friday, June 3, and at least two establishments are offering free doughnuts.
Duck Donuts is giving away one free cinnamon sugar doughnut to all customers, no purchase necessary. The deal is good in-store only.
LaMar’s Donuts & Coffee will celebrate the day by offering a free Ray’s Original Glazed Donut.
Other doughnut shops also may announce giveaways in the coming days, so keep your eyes peeled.
Free frozen yogurt for fathers at TCBY — June 19
If you’re a fro-yo loving dad — or if you have a fro-yo loving dad — you’re in luck: TCBY is celebrating the country’s best dads by giving them 6 free ounces of cool, creamy frozen yogurt on Father’s Day at participating locations. Get the delicious details.
Free Planet Fitness membership for teens — through Aug. 31
Do your teens want to get fit this summer? Tell them about Planet Fitness’ High School Summer Pass Initiative, which invites students ages 14 through 19 to work out for free at any of the club’s 2,200-plus locations across the country. Learn more.
Free gift cards to restaurants — ongoing
Many restaurants currently are offering a bonus gift card when you purchase a gift card at regular price. These bonus cards usually amount to an extra $5 or $10 in savings. And in these inflationary times, every way you can find to cut costs counts!
For more, check out “19 Restaurants Now Offering Gift Card Freebies.”
Free audiobooks — ongoing
Listening to audiobooks can be a wonderful alternative to traditional reading, especially if your current situation doesn’t easily lend itself to flipping through pages — such as when you’re driving to work.
If you sign up for a 30-day Audible trial, you can enjoy one credit valid toward “any premium selection titles you like — yours to keep.” Plus, Amazon Prime members will enjoy an extra credit. We’ve also rounded up more places to find free audiobooks in “10 Places You Can Find Free Audiobooks.”
Free e-books — ongoing
The lazy days of summer are the perfect time to curl up with a book — and a great read is even better when it’s free. To discover your next reading adventure, check out “9 Sites That Offer Free E-Books.”
Free FICO score — ongoing
In the past, you had to pay to receive your FICO credit score, a three-digit number that can help ensure better loan terms and even improve your chances of being hired.
Now, you can access your score for free in a variety of ways. Learn more in “7 Ways to Get Your FICO Credit Score for Free.”
Free Sirius XM radio — through June 6
Want to learn (or rather, hear) why so many people are raving about Sirius XM radio? Experience the sought-after satellite music service for yourself — for free through June 6.
During the company’s Listen Free Event, you can enjoy ad-free music as well as news, comedy, sports, podcasts and more on 100-plus channels. Get offer details.
Free fishing days — dates vary by state
Want to catch a big one, but don’t have a fishing license? Not a problem. Free Fishing Days allow anglers to cast their rods without having to purchase a license — perfect for beginners looking to try out the sport.
Free Fishing Days vary by state, but the vast majority of states are hosting such days in June. Get details.
Free credit reports — through the end of 2022
Before you whip out the plastic again, take a look at where your credit currently stands — and keep tabs on it for the rest of the year.
The big three credit-reporting agencies are offering access to free weekly credit reports through the rest of this year. Find out more in “Free Weekly Credit Report Offer Extended Through 2022.”