Getting free shipping or delivery is possible this holiday season or just about anytime. Lots of companies offer free shipping, with a minimum purchase order. Amazon recently went from $25 to $35 minimum order, for free shipping and Walmart gives free delivery with orders of $50 or more; 25% of retailers surveyed said this holiday season they’ll offer free shipping earlier than usual in the season; some retailers offer time sensitve free shipping promotions and all type of free shipping/delivery promotions usually increase in December; there are some shopping techniques you can use anytime to get free shipping/delivery.
1- Call or chat online with customer service and ask for free shipping.
2- Shop on Dec 18th because hundreds of rertailers will be working with freeshipping.org, to offer free shipping with guaranteed delivery by Christmas Eve. These retailers have agreed to the free shipping without any strings attached; eg/no minimum purchase order or other requirements.
3- Sign up for retailers newsletters and follow them on social media; retailers send consumers promotions like free shipping through email or highlight such promotions on social media.
4- Shop online but opt for free “site to store delivery”.
5- There are several websites that highlight shipping promotions; just google free shipping.