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  • Earn Bonus Swag Bucks with the Swagbusters Team Challenge

    I love the team challenges at Swagbucks, because they’re such an easy way to earn bonus Swag Bucks! They announced a new Team Challenge today called Swagbusters that runs from now until June 19th at 12pm PT (3pm ET).

    There are four teams, and all members who join and contribute at least 100 points to their team will be rewarded as follows:

    • 1st place team: 80 SB
    • 2nd place: 50 SB
    • 3rd place: 30 SB
    • 4th place: 20 SB

    Contributing points is easier than you might think, and there are many ways to earn Swag Bucks AND contribute to the Team Challenge:

    • Encrave – Discover great content, earn SB, and contribute 25 pts to your team!
    • Search – Grab rewarding search wins through the Swagbucks Search Engine & contribute 20 pts to your team!
    • SwagButton – Just by having the SwagButton on your desktop browser, you will contribute 15 pts to your team each day of the Team Challenge.
    • Swagstakes – Are you feeling lucky? Redeem your SB for a Swagstakes entry! Contribute 15 pts to your team.
    • Referrals – Spread the Swagbucks love! Contribute 15 pts to your team when you have a referral register during the Team Challenge.
    • Special Offers – Earn SB discovering Special Offers! Contribute 10 pts to your team.
    • Mobile Offers – Have a busy lifestyle? Earn SB on the go with Mobile Offers! Contribute 10 pts to your team.
    • Mobile Videos – Waiting in line at the grocery store? Watch SBTV Mobile anywhere and anytime! Contribute 10 pts to your team every time you fill up your SBTV meter.
    • Swag Codes – Redeem daily Swag Codes through the SwagButton browser extension or the Swagbucks Mobile App! Contribute 5 pts to your team.

    Come join me on Team Animation Nation 😀

    If you’re new to Swagbucks, find out why it’s my favorite way to earn free money!

    And thank you if you join(ed) Swagbucks using my referral link!

    Swagbucks: 300 Bonus Swag Bucks for a Referral

    As I’ve mentioned many times before, Swagbucks is my favorite way to earn free money, and now you can get a bonus 300 Swag Bucks! Here’s how:

    Refer someone to Swagbucks between now and Sunday, June 7th. When your referral earns 300 Swag Bucks by the end of the month (June 30th), you AND your referral BOTH get 300 Swag Bucks each!

    The 300 SB Bonus will be credited to all eligible members on July 10th.

    Check out all the details here, then click on “Refer Friends” at the top of the screen to get started! If you or your friends need ideas on how to get your 300 Swag Bucks by June 30, check out this post on free and easy ways to earn daily Swag Bucks.

    Thank you if you join(ed) Swagbucks using my referral link!

    May the Fourth Be With You Swag Code Extravaganza

    May 4th is often celebrated as Star Wars Day by many fans, and is no different. They’re celebrating with a Swag Code Extravaganza!

    Get all of the codes listed in the schedule below, and you’ll have an extra 30 Swag Bucks today! If you’re new to Swagbucks, find out why it’s one of my favorite ways to earn free money. {I told you about the 7am code on Facebook and Twitter, and I’ll post reminders there if I’m around when codes are live.}

    Thank you if you join(ed) Swagbucks using my referral link!

    Happy Birthday, Swagbucks! (And they’re handing out the gifts in the form of FREE Swag Bucks)

    Swagbucks is celebrating their 7th birthday today with a Swag Code Extravaganza! Follow the schedule above today and earn up to 49 Swag Bucks!

    Additionally, this year for the first time ever, they are giving away an exclusive bonus that’s only available to people who join in on the Lucky 7 Birthday Challenge! Today only, starting at 7am PT, you can join thousands of Swaggernauts to unlock the mystery jackpot bonus. There are 7 goals that need to be completed, and you contribute points toward those goals by earning Swag Bucks in seven different categories. Once a goal has received enough points, it will unlock a special letter on the Swagbucks slot machine. The new mystery jackpot bonus will be revealed when all 7 goals have been completed. Here’s how to contribute points:

    • Searching The Web – Every time you earn Swagbucks through search made from a defaulted Swagbucks search engine, you’ll contribute 35 Points to the search goal! If you haven’t defaulted your search engine to Swagbucks Search you can do it now by visiting the Default Your Search page.
    • Answer Surveys – Earn Swag Bucks by giving your opinion and every time you do, even for DQs and OQs, you’ll contribute 28 Points to the Answer Goal.
    • Swagstakes – Any and Every Swagstakes you enter starting at 7am on the day of the birthday will contribute 14 Points to the Swagstakes goal.
    • Mobile Offers (US only) – Every time you earn Swag Bucks from a mobile offer you’ll contribute 21 Points to the Mobile Offers goal.
    • Special Offers – Complete any offer on our Birthday and you’ll contribute 21 Points to the Special Offer goal.
    • Encrave – Discover, earn, and contribute 14 Points to the Encrave goal.
    • Swag Codes – Redeem your Swag Codes through the Swag Button (all countries) or Mobile app (US only) and you’ll contribute 7 Points to the Swag Codes goal.

    If you’re new to Swagbucks, find out why it’s my favorite way to earn free money, and thank you if you join(ed) Swagbucks using my referral link!

    Swagbucks Update: Big changes to the Rewards Store

    Disclosure: This post contains referral links. Thank you if you join(ed) Swagbucks using my link! Read the full CFO disclosure policy here.

    Swagbucks Rewards changes

    Swagbucks is my favorite way to earn free money, and they’ve just announced some big changes to their Rewards Store:

    Starting March 2, you will be able to redeem 2,200 Swag Bucks for one $25 Gift Card of your choice once a month (excluding PayPal and Gas Cards). They are also introducing a new $3 Amazon Gift Card for only 300 Swag Bucks.

    The down side is that they will no longer offer $5 Amazon Gift Cards for 450 Swag Bucks (they’ll be available at the regular price of 500 Swag Bucks). I think it’s a net gain, though. Previously five $5 Amazon Gift Cards (the monthly limit) cost you 2,250 Swag Bucks. Now you can get a $25 gift card for 2,200 Swag Bucks. You can also get a discount on other gift card brands, if you prefer.

    That $3 gift card also means you can redeem your Swag Bucks more quickly, and the folks at Swagbucks are planning to offer more lower-denomination gift cards in the future.

    What do you think of this announcement?