There's more than pumpkin spice lattes and cozy sweaters to look forward to this October. The month also brings the chance to get free samples delivered right to your doorstep.
There are no crazy hoops to jump through, either: You just fill out the form, and the freebies are yours.
Note that in some cases, you may have to consent to receive emails or additional offers. As always, read the fine print before hitting the submit button.
Here are 14 great freebie samples that might help you keep more money in your wallet this autumn.
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Breathe Right Nasal Strips
Breathe Right Nasal Strips can be a game-changer for those seeking a peaceful night's sleep. These tan strips help open your nasal passages, making breathing easier and reducing snoring. Your partner will thank you in the morning.
Breathe Right is offering a free sample of its strips. If you like the sample, you can boost your bank account even further by requesting a $2 off coupon for your next purchase.
Advil Dual Action Back Pain Relief
Advil is here to help those of us with aching backs. So, get a free sample of Advil’s Dual Action Back Pain Relief medication. The company says the medicine gives you eight hours of symptom relief.
The medication contains both acetaminophen and ibuprofen. To protect your stomach lining, do not take this medicine on an empty stomach.
CeraVe Moisturizing Cream
Taking care of your skin is a must, so try a free sample of CeraVe Moisturizing Cream. Developed with dermatologists, the lotion is designed to keep your skin hydrated and healthy with ceramides.
You have to answer a few questions about your skin type and concerns, but that's likely to help the company send you the best sample for your needs.
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The Active Cash Card puts cash back into your wallet. Cardholders can earn unlimited 2% cash rewards on purchases — easy! That's one of the best cash rewards options available.
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Charmin roll extender
Not all toilet paper holders are the same size, so some heavier-ply bath tissue might not fit your holder.
Fortunately, Charmin has a solution for fans of the good stuff: Request a free roll extender at the Charmin website. You can get up to three at once, but there is a small shipping charge.
DripDrop hydration powder
DripDrop's dehydration relief powder can make hitting your daily hydration goals easier. The company will send you a free sample of two sticks, with the caveat that you'll have to pay $1.12 in shipping costs.
Each stick has three times more electrolytes than standard sports drinks and half the sugar.
Enfamil toddler formula
Parents are in luck: Enfamil offers a free sample of its toddler formula, Enfagrow Premium Toddler Nutritional Drink.
We all know formula isn’t cheap, so this is a nice and affordable way to give your little one some quality nutrition.
All you have to do is fill out a form, including your child's date of birth, and the free formula will be yours within weeks.
Kotex menstrual hygiene products
Menstrual hygiene product costs can add up over the years. That's a good reason to head to the Kotex website, as you can get a variety of free product samples, including tampons, pads, and liners in various sizes.
There is a limit placed on each size per household per year. Also, you will have to give Kotex your date of birth to qualify.
La Roche-Posay Double Repair Matt Moisturizer
La Roche-Posay is giving away free samples of its Toleriane Double Repair Matte Moisturizer. This lotion is ideal for those with oily or combination skin, although anyone can give it a whirl.
You will also be asked about your skin type and to identify any concerns you have with your skin, although the latter isn't required. If you give them your date of birth — which is also optional — La Roche-Posay will send you a gift when the day rolls around.
Morton Salt hard water testing strip
Hard water can be a nuisance, as it can cause soap scum, scaly buildup on fixtures and appliances, and dingy laundry. It can also make it difficult to rinse things properly.
Morton Salt will send you a free hard water testing strip to help you measure and tackle the issue. You can also click a box on the form to opt for coupons and other promotions.
Nature Valley granola bar
Known for sweet and crunchy granola bars, Nature Valley continues to diversify its offerings. One of their newest products is the savory granola bars in three flavors: White Cheddar, Everything Bagel, and Smoky BBQ.
The first two are sold out, but you can still score a free Smoky BBQ bar by completing a form on the website.
Poise pads trial pack
Issues with bladder control are more common than people think. Enter Poise pads, which ensure that leaks stay discreet and controlled. You can get a sample of each of the following:
- Poise Daily Liners
- Poise Ultra Thin with wings
- Poise Ultra Thin without wings
- Poise Fresh Protection pads
Note that eligibility may depend on various factors, but you can start by submitting your email address on their form.
Vitafol Ultra-FirstStep prenatal vitamins
Good maternal health starts with proper nutrition. For pregnant people who are expecting, Vitafol offers a free sample of Vitafol Ultra-FirstStep Capsules to help you maintain your and your baby's well-being.
Note that Vitafol asks what stage of pregnancy you're in, but there's an option to decline disclosure.
Whiskas cat treats
Whiskas sells cat treats called Temptations that our feline friends are known to devour. If you don’t believe us, Whiskas will send you a free sample so you can find out for yourself.
Check with your veterinarian to make sure your cat can have the treats just to be on the safe side.
Zignature dog food
Zignature dog food is a meat-forward, low-carb option that keeps ingredients to a minimum. The company is giving free samples of two formulas: Original and Select cuts.
Be prepared to answer general questions about your dog’s health — specifically dietary preferences and restrictions — on their form.
Everyone loves getting a free sample. In fact, one of the great Costco hacks is loading up on free samples, which is why you see the long lines at the retailer on a Saturday.
Getting a freebie that arrives in the mail can be even more fun. It gives you a new thing to try out at home.
If you're comfortable giving companies some of your data, you can start enjoying these freebies today.
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