February has finally arrived. Cue the hearts and flowers — and the sweet deals!
From BOGO froyo and wings — share your freebies with that special someone — to gratis Perfect Bars and fries from Wendy’s, we’ve rounded up some offers that you’re going to love this month. Just think of them as our Valentine’s gift to you.
Read on for everything you need to know about the best things you can get for free in the month of February. And for even more options, head on over to Money Talks News’ freebies page.
Coupons for freebies and discounts at Panda Express — Feb. 1
In honor of the Lunar New Year, Panda Express will share good fortune by giving away over 1 million red envelopes containing coupons for $5 off a family meal, plus a free fountain drink.
In addition, guests are invited to play the dining concept’s Good Fortune Arcade through Feb. 15. This free 8-bit game, which teaches about the Lunar New Year, offers opportunities to score additional savings on flavorful fare. Learn more about this delicious deal.
Free frozen yogurt — Feb. 3 and Feb. 6
In celebration of National Frozen Yogurt Day on Feb. 6, TCBY is offering a buy one, get one free froyo deal at participating locations. (Some exclusions apply.) Learn more about this sweet deal.
Can’t wait until Sunday to enjoy a cool, creamy frozen treat? You won’t have to — participating Menchies locations are offering BOGO froyo on Thurs., Feb. 3. Get the delectable details.
Tax-free shopping — starting Feb. 19
Sales tax holidays happen in various states throughout the year. The great state of Maryland kicks off this year’s run of tax-free events. If you live in the Old Line State, you can purchase Energy Star products free of tax on Feb. 19-21.
Meanwhile, if you reside in Alabama, you can take advantage of the state’s Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday on Feb. 25-27 to buy generators and supplies, sans sales tax.
Mark your calendars for the sales tax holidays occurring in your state.
Free fries at Wendy’s — ongoing
Do fries taste even better when you don’t have to pay for them? Now you can find out.
The fine folks at Wendy’s are giving away a medium order of hot, crispy and — most importantly — free fries daily when you purchase through their app. Find out more.
Free Perfect Bar — while supplies last
Protein bars are pretty popular these days, and now you can enjoy one for free.
Simply purchase a Perfect Bar from your local grocer and upload a copy of your receipt to the manufacturer’s website. The company will reimburse you for the cost of the bar via Venmo or PayPal. It’s that easy! Snag your rebate.
Free three months of Sirius XM — ongoing
If you recently purchased a used vehicle, or it’s been a while since you’ve had Sirius XM, you may be eligible for three free months of the popular service.
Sirius offers an expansive collection of ad-free music, original talk, live sports and more. See if you qualify.
Free access to museums — Feb. 5-6
For the past 25 years, Bank of America credit and debit cardholders have received the “Museums on Us” perk, and 2022 is no different. The first full weekend of every month — which is Feb. 5-6 this month — customers get free general admission to more than 225 cultural institutions in cities across the U.S.
You can search for participating museums at the Bank of America website.
Free tax preparation — ongoing
Tax season is upon us, but there is one way to make it less painful: Get your taxes done for free.
Volunteer tax preparers across the nation will do your taxes for free, provided your annual income is $58,000 or less. Others also may qualify for the service. Visit this IRS webpage to learn more.
Those who make $73,000 or less can use the IRS Free File program, a partnership between the IRS and makers of commercial tax-preparation software. With this service, you can prepare and file your federal individual income tax return for free using tax-preparation-and-filing software. Learn more at this IRS webpage.
BOGO wings at Buffalo Wild Wings — Tuesdays and Thursdays
If you’re a fan of Buffalo wings, you’re going to love this mouthwatering deal! Buffalo Wild Wings offers buy one, get one free traditional wings on Tuesdays and boneless wings on Thursdays.
Simply choose your favorite sauce or dry seasoning. Learn more.
Free movies at Tubi — ongoing
Want to watch more television shows and movies without having to sign up — and pay — for a subscription service? Tubi has you covered.
Owned by Fox Corp., this no-cost streaming service offers thousands of TV shows (including new kids programming) and movies with “fewer ads than cable.” Browse offerings.
For more on streaming options, check out “17 Streaming Services That Are Completely Free.”