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9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Shopping at Express

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August 08, 2016 · 2.8k Views

For the latest trends in fashion, Express has it. Everything from stylish tops and tees to an endless variety of jeans for both him and her. Express literally goes out its way to get your business, offering a myriad of savings options that are pretty simple to get – both instore and online. Whether you order online or visit the store, here are some ways to make the most of your shopping at Express.

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1. Sign up for their loyalty program.

Source: Express

Express Next Rewards is Express’ loyalty program that rewards customers for shopping with them. The program works by giving you 10 points for every dollar you spend online and in the store. It’s pretty easy to rack up points, which is good because for every 2500 points you earn, you will get a $10 reward that you can redeem for merchandise at the store.

Once you reach 7500 points you become an A-list member and earn a $15 reward for every 2500 points. As an A-Lister you also get a special gift on your birthday. Plus, Express will give you 50 points for just signing up and another 100 points when you complete your Next Rewards enrollment, making it even easier to get to that first $10 reward.

2. Use your student I.D. for discounts.

Express loves students as this is a big demographic for them. If you are a student, it will pay off for you to shop at Express as it offers 15 percent off to students with their student I.D. If your shopping in the store just show your I.D. at checkout and Express will apply the discount. You can also apply this discount online through a promo code offered on their website. Just look for student discounts on the Express website and it will give you a code to use online.

3. Get a ton of coupons.

Source: Coupon Codes Blog. *Note: Coupon is no longer valid.

Express couldn’t make it any easier for its customers to get coupons to shop with. It offers a tons of ways to get coupons that you can use instore and online. Check its website for an immediate savings coupon of 15 percent and get a 20 percent off for signing up to get their emails, which will also include more ways to save on their clothes, shoes and accessories. Signup to receive text messages from Express and you will score another 15 percent off discount. The savings seem endless. You can also visit our Express coupon page for easy access to coupons!

4. Follow Express on social media.

If you want more savings and want to be notified of Express’ sales, be sure to follow them on social media. It is active on Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter and Facebook. Through these sites, it promises to keep you up-to-date on sweet deals as well as allowing you to enter sweepstakes and giveaways through these platforms. This is not a bad way to be notified of sales and who knows, you just might win one of its giveaway prizes.

5. Take advantage of Express app discounts.

Source: Google Play Store

Express offers its app as the ultimate way to save. You can shop online through the app and just by installing it you will get a 15 percent discount. I told you it was crazy about discounts!

The app offers fashion advice and allows you to add coupons, which you will have a ton of, to a digital wallet within the app. It also promises exclusive offers, which sounds like even more ways to save. The app is available in the App Store or through Google Play.

6. Get free shipping when you spend $125.

With all the saving coupons that you have earned from Express, you may be doing some shopping online. Shipping is free when you spend $125 so make sure you get everything you need in one purchase to take advantage of this. The free shipping applies to standard shipping and doesn’t require a promo code. It will deduct the cost of shipping right at checkout.

7. Sign up for an Express Next credit card.

Source: Express

If you regularly shop at Express, you may want to consider signing up for its Express Next credit card as it has some pretty good benefits that you can take advantage of. By using the card, you will earn 15 points for every dollar you spend, getting you rewards even faster. You also will get a gift on your birthday as well as some exclusive opportunities to earn more points. Become an A-List Express Next credit card holder and you will get a premium gift on your birthday.

8. Check their clearance section.

Before you checkout at Express, head over to the clearance rack. Express has a great clearance section instore and online. It regularly offers even greater discounts on its clearance. Its clearance features items that are still in season and is a way for it to move merchandise. You’ll be able to get some really great in season items at a good discount.

9. Visit their factory outlet.

Source: The Outlets at the Border

First off, just visiting the Express Factory Outlet online will give you a 15 percent discount just by providing your email address. Here you can check if there is an Express Factory Outlet store near you. It has one or more in almost every state and is an incredible way to save on Express merchandise.

Just remember, whenever you are shopping at Express, go armed with a coupon – it will be worth it.


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Dawn is a Milwaukee-based freelance writer that is a self-confessed shopaholic - always on the lookout for a great deal. She loves food, travel and binging on Netflix. She has a background in marketing and worked as editor-in-chief of a monthly magazine. Currently, she focuses her time on crafting copy that her followers love to read.

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