Barnes and Noble Shopping Hacks
1. Begin with the website
The Barnes and Noble website can offer discounts every day so you need to start there. There are books that are 15% off of an order of $50 or more.
2. Become a member
It only costs $25 a year and you get such things as $50 in bonus coupons by email. There is also free express shipping with no minimum purchase or even 40% off list price of a current hardcover bestseller.
3. Get the Barnes & Noble MasterCard
When you sign up for this MasterCard you get 5% back on all Barnes & Noble purchases. You also receive an automatic $25 Barnes & Noble gift card for every 2500 points you earn. There is also a free $25 gift card when you make your first purchase and 12 months of free Barnes & Noble membership once you spend $7500 a year.
There is no annual fee for the card but the APR is between 14.49% and 25.49%. That means you want to pay off this card in full every time you use it.
4. Join the kids club
Once you sign up for the kids club you will get 30% off the list price of any children's book or toy and earn five dollars in rewards every time you spent $100. You can even get a free cupcake from the café on your children's birthdays.
5. Shop the sales section
Make sure you check out the Barnes & Noble sales section sometimes there is 75% off of bargain books.
6. Explore coupon options directly from Barnes & Noble
Check out the coupons and deal sections for deals of the day or exclusive offers and coupon codes.
7. Sign up for emails
Once you sign up for emails you will get coupon and discount offers sent directly to your inbox.
8. Make the most of free events
You don't need an expensive movie night because you can head over to Barnes & Noble's for a free reading of your favorite author or story or even an activity time at your local store.
9. Combine your online purchases
Barnes & Noble's does not match online prices but you can qualify for free shipping if you purchase your items as a group with friends or family and even picked up some gift items for future birthdays. $25 will get you free shipping.
10. Buy a discounted gift card
You can purchase these Barnes & Noble gift cards for less than face value
11. Follow Barnes & Noble's on social media
You will always find the coupon codes if you follow the bookstore on Twitter and Facebook.