Dick's Sporting Goods is not a cheap place to shop at, but if you know a few tricks, you can easily get what you need without breaking a bank.
Read on to find some ways to save:
Join Dick's email list for free and get 10% off your next purchase. You will also be getting various sales alerts, exclusive coupons, and invitations to special events. Some coupons can be 20% off select items or as much as $20 off $100 order.
You can earn extra ScoreCard points when you use Dick's app.
- 50 points for logging into the app
- 100 points for connecting your FitBit
- 600 points for completing Move challenges ($20 off)
Every 300 points will give you $10 off your purchase. You will also never miss a sale as this useful information can always be found on the app. You can find discounts in Offers and Weekly Ad. Many long-term sales can be found in Weekly Ads, so always check it out.
Use Field & Stream discounted gift card
Gift cards for Dick's, Golf Galaxy, and Field & Stream are interchangeable, so get them discounted for up to 17% and use in any store. Check out Raise.com for discounted gift cards.
If you spend over $49, you will get free shipping. Return your unwanted items to your closest store for free in 60 days. Some stuff might not be returned, like guns and ammunition.
Pick up your order
If you want to avoid shipping cost, order online and pick it up within 2 hours from the store.
- 20% OFF Fan Merchandise
- Free Shipping on Orders of $49+
- 75% OFF New Markdowns
Avoid Dick' s social media
If you are after Dick's coupons, their social media pages are not the places to be at. The best place for coupons is email list. Social media is great for contests and Pro Tips.
Online clearance is definitely bigger and better organized than what you might find in the store. If your local store has certain items, you can pick them up there.
When you buy equipment at Dick's you are eligible for free gifts with proof of purchase. You can get free bike assembly, golf iron fitting, baseball glove service, archery equipment set-up, scope mounting, fish line winding, free CO2 for paintball cartridges, racket re-stringing, hockey or figure skating sharpening, running analysis, and custom drilled bowling ball holes.
Discount for lacrosse stick service
If you buy the mesh from Dick's and bring it with you, you will get 50% off re-stringing services.
Dick's will price match its competitors' ads, but will not accept their coupons. The item has to be identical model and brand to be eligible for Best Price Promise. All authorized dealers are competitors, including Sportsman's Warehouse and Amazon. This deal does not include rebates, bonus offers, coupons, free offers, gift card specials, clearance, closeouts, and used equipment.
Full priced items
If the price ends with $0.00 or $0.99, it's a full price item, so try to find a coupon before buying.
All items that end with $0.93 or $0.97 are on clearance. You can also use $20 off $100 promotional coupon code, which usually comes via email.
Is the best shopping day on Sunday?
Yes, Sunday is the best day for shopping with discounts. The deals don't last very long, so grab it while it's hot.
Does Dick's have rewards program?
Yes, ScoreCard is a rewards program where you can receive 1 point for $1 spent. 300 points give you $10 off. All reward members get additional exclusive coupons.
Can Dick's coupons be used somewhere else?
Yes, Dick's, Golf Galaxy, and Field & Stream are all sister companies and their coupons and points are interchangeable. ScoreCard coupons can also be used in all three stores, except for clearance items.
You should shop only during sales and aim for at least 50% savings, or more. Dick's sales prices are better than their clearance.
You can often find 50% off apparel and equipment during sales, while clearance mark downs are only 20-30%.
Does Dick's do price adjustment?
If you bought something and that item went on sale within 30 days, you are eligible for a price adjustment, just bring in the receipt.
Price match online and in-store
You should always check online prices before heading to Dick's store. If something in the store is more expensive, just show the proof and your price will be matched.
Do employees get discounts?
Yes, employees get 10-25% off at all company's stores. That includes 25% off full-priced footwear, apparel, and hardline products. Exceptions apply for treadmills, boats, and golf balls – those items can be discounted by 10%. Certain things, like Sony electronics, firearms, ammunition, fuel, tennis balls, and gift cards can't be discounted at all.
Employees also get health benefits, 401K, and tuition reimbursement.
Spring Golf-A-Thon is an annual event that ends in mid-April and offers discounts on golf equipment, some as deep as 50%. Popular items on sale are Titleist personalized golf balls, Top Flite clubs, and golf apparel.
Look for coupon codes
You can find coupons for as much as 20% off or $20 off $100 if you only Google them.
Don't use Dick's credit card
If you do enormous amount of shopping, having a credit card and getting 2 points for every dollar spent might be beneficial. But otherwise skip the credit card. You will get 1 point for $3 spent at other retailers with no other real benefits.
Go with cash back or travel rewards credit card when shopping at Dick's.
When is the best time to shop clearance?
The best time to shop clearance section is after Christmas, especially for items that are good for gifts, like sports equipment and apparel. All holiday items by the register are also deeply discounted.
Do ScoreCard points expire?
ScoreCard points expire on Saturday closest to January 31st, so use them or lose them.
Biking gear in July
July is the best time to shop for biking gear because you can get it for up to 50% off. Visit Dick's over the weekend of July 4th for the best deals on bikes, biking gear, and clothing.
When is the best time to shop North Face and Columbia?
The best time to shop for those two brands is in spring, usually March. You can get 40-50% off. Customers often get an email with $50 bonus offer with a North Face purchase.
Kids' sports bundle discounts
If you have a child starting a new sport and in a need of a uniform, get a bundle and save $10.
All mail-in rebates are flagged with a red sign on end-caps, so look out for those extra easy savings.
Look for coupons at the bottom of your receipt
Sometimes you can find $20 off your purchase coupon on the bottom of your receipt, so always read it. Make sure you see a date, because it's never right away, and then don't miss it.