Loyalty pays. Join store frequent shopper programs for discounts and freebies. Check with your local Goodwill store, for example. Many now offer loyalty programs with names like Club Blue or Goodwill Rewards. Not only do you earn points for dollars spent, but typically members get monthly discounts or offers and a discount on your birthday. Enroll in Cost Plus World Market Explorer Rewards. Once you activate your card, you get 10% off your next purchase. Then get one bag free for every six 12-oz. bags of World Market Coffee you buy. Staples gives you 5% back on almost every purchase including technology and services, plus free shipping. Walgreens Balance Rewards give you points for buying certain products, prescriptions, even healthy activities like walking. Earn 5,000 points for $5 off your next purchase or bank points with 40,000 equal to $50. You can also link your card to your AARP membership for extra points.