Mornings, afternoons, evenings….who am I kidding. Life is better with coffee. And sometimes the only option is your favorite coffee shop. Discover some amazing Starbucks money saving hacks that will save you cash and earn you free drinks.
Honest truth…coffee shop coffee is way more expensive than home brewed coffee. But there is something nice about having someone else make your favorite non-fat, extra shot vanilla latte. Today, we are going to share a ton (and I mean a ton) of Starbucks money saving hacks with you. So you can get your Starbucks fix on the cheap and sometimes free. Including the #1 Starbucks money saving hack that will earn you free drinks, free food and what is better than free coffee!
Cheap Starbucks Drinks
If you are looking for a cheap Starbucks drink to start off your morning or satisfy that 3pm coffee craving drip coffee has to be the cheapest choice or a steeped tea.
Cheapest Starbucks Drinks
But if you are looking for the cheapest Starbucks drinks anytime of day cold brew coffee, lemonade, tea, steamed milk, americano’s or an iced coffee are your best choices. Keep it simple and you save money.
$2 Starbucks Drinks
Yes, you read that right $2 coffee drinks. Get a cheap $2 Starbucks Iced Latte by ordering a triple shot espresso over ice in a venti cup and add milk and sugar at the bar. Note as prices fluctuate this may cost a bit more.
Starbucks drip coffee comes in a variety of roasts. Usually they have two kinds freshly brewed. Unless you ask and they can French press you a different kind at request. Drip coffee is up there with the cheaper Starbucks drinks. Order the size you need and add cream and honey (or sugar) at the bar.
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Free Birthday Drink At Starbucks
Getting free things on your birthday is a great perk. And free coffee… well that’s amazingly wonderful. If you are a registered Starbucks card member you will receive a free birthday drink. Order it big and with all the toppings, extra shots and caramel drizzle because it’s all free.
Free Starbucks Sweet Treats
If you are looking to sweeten your coffee drink most Starbucks offer, honey, sugar, classic syrup and alternative sweeteners for free. Or opt to skip the “classic sweetener” in a drink an ask to swap it up for vanilla syrup or another flavor for free.
What Can I Get For Under Five Dollars At Starbucks
Are you ready for some yummy cheap Starbucks drinks? For under $5 you can get a Vanilla Bean Frappuccino, Raspberry Passion Tea Lemonade and an iced Caramel Americano. Plus so much more, get creative with the Starbucks menu and order great drinks in smaller sizes this will help you save money.
How To Get Cheap Starbucks Drinks
- Sign up for the Starbucks Rewards App and start earning stars and perks for free drinks.
- Order an iced or regular coffee and add classic or flavored syrup and cream at no extra charge.
- Skip the extras (espresso shots, flavored syrups and milk alternatives). Sweeten your drinks with honey and classic syrup. Ask the barista for a splash of milk alternative after your drink is made.
- Bring your own mug for a nominal discount.
- Order the seasonal specials.
Cheap Starbucks Latte
The cheapest latte at Starbucks would be a tall latte with no flavoring. Or opt for classic syrup or honey to sweeten your latte.
DIY Your Starbucks
You can “DIY’ or make your own Starbucks two ways. You can buy your favorite coffee and make your coffee drinks at home. Or you can make a cheap latte in-store buy ordering two shots and adding milk and sweetener at the bar.
Starbucks Cheap Drink Hacks
If you are looking for cheap Starbucks drink hacks here are a few:
- Order a tall drink and keep in simple.
- For a cheap iced latte order espresso shots over ice and add your milk and sweetener at the bar.
- Bring your own mug to save money.
- Order seasonal drinks and take advantage of sale specials.
- Enroll in Starbucks Rewards.
Starbucks BOGO Events
Select Starbucks locations offer BOGO events. When you buy a Starbucks drink in the morning you can get a discounted drink in the afternoon if you save your morning coffee receipt.
Earning Free Starbucks
Earning free Starbucks drinks and treats has never been easier!
#1 Starbucks Money Saving Hack
Get your favorites for free. Starbucks money saving hacks. Whether you are a coffee drinker, a Frappuccino lover, a tea drinker or a lover of all things Starbucks you are about to save a ton of money and all you need is one thing.
Starbucks Rewards. This is Starbucks membership app, card or account however you look at it. It will help you save money and get free stuff fast. Plus you can use it to order your drinks ahead and skip the line. Earn stars, pay how you like, get rewards that simple.
What Can I Get For 25 Stars At Starbucks
Get your drink made the way you love it! For 25 stars you can add an extra shot of espresso. Or change your milk up and make it dairy free or add your favorite flavor shot. All free (or 25 stars free).
What Can I Get For 400 Stars At Starbucks
This is my favorite reward. If you are a daily or weekly Starbucks drinker, even drip coffee your points will add up quick. For 400 points you get a pound of your favorite coffee for free. That means cup after cup of home brewed Starbucks coffee for free. Or the perfect gift for someone else for free.
Joining Starbucks Rewards and you get access to exclusive benefits including fun freebies, order ahead (skip the line) and free coffee. Plus with Starbucks membership you will hear about ways to get double the stars and more great ways to save on Starbucks merchandise, food and drinks.
How To Earn Starbucks Stars
Register your Starbucks gift card or pay as you go card. Or sign up for the Starbucks App. Get one star for every dollar you spend. Get a Starbucks Rewards Visa and you earn Starbucks stars on all your visa purchases which means free coffee and free gifts faster.