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This Warehouse Store is Giving Pokemon Go Players a Free One-Day Pass

July 18, 2016
by Jamie Cattanach
Contributor

If you spent your weekend wandering around parts of town you’ve never seen before and killing your phone’s battery (i.e., playing Pokemon Go), you’re in for a sweet deal.

Literally.

Sam’s Club is offering Pokemon Go players a free day pass to shop in its stores — and a free cookie to boot.

Pika your interest? Here’s how it works.

How to Get a Free Sam’s Club One-Day Pass

Like the game itself, participating in Sam’s Club’s deal couldn’t be simpler.

Just head to your local store and show your phone to an associate — with the app installed, of course.

…That’s it.

In return, you’ll get a free cookie from the bakery to replace some of those calories you’re walking off.

But best of all, you’ll get a free one-day shopping pass — and access to a ton of bargains!

“This pass waives the 10% upcharge” — what non-members normally have to pay for shopping privileges — “and is available at the Member Services desk,” writes Sam’s Club corporate communications director Tara Raddohl.

Plus, who knows? While you browse the aisles, you might even find a Pokemon or two hanging out on top of all those great deals you’re sure to catch.

Either way: Happy hunting! Both deals are available until July 31.

Your Turn: What Pokemon Go team are you on? Valor, Mystic, Instinct or “Get Off My Lawn”?

Jamie Cattanach is a staff writer at The Penny Hoarder who might have finally caved and downloaded Pokemon Go this weekend. Her writing has also been featured at The Write Life, Word Riot and elsewhere. Find @JamieCattanach on Twitter to wave hello.

by Jamie Cattanach
Contributor for The Penny Hoarder

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