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7 free things you can score now and upcoming days

HOUSTON – Who doesn’t love free stuff? From workout classes to free food, we’ve rounded up the best freebies you can score right now. Put your wallet away and load up!

Free workout classes from Orangetheory Fitness

This upcoming Sunday, Nov. 1, Orangetheory Fitness is offering a free one-hour Daylight Savings workout.

All you have to do is call your local Orangetheory to register in advance.

In a completely separate deal, you can sign up for two free classes anytime through the end of November. To sign up, call your local Orangetheory studio. They’ll walk through the signup process with you (standard name, email, etc.) The offer is available for first-time users and local residents only. The second session must be used within six days of the first and booked in person at the studio (such as when you go to your first free class😉).

Classes are generally about $28 each.

Full promotion terms are listed here.

Free day of childcare

Kindercare Learning Centers are offering parents a free day of childcare.

This is perfect for families who may need to go cast their ballot. Kindercare is one of the largest early childhood learning and daycare providers nationwide. There are about 11 locations in the greater Houston area.

Families with children six weeks to 12-years-old can take advantage of this free day of care through the end of the year. Read more details about this offer here.

Free rental car on Election Day

Hertz is trying to drive more people to the polls. The car rental company will give one free day to customers who reserve a car for two days. Those days must include either Nov. 2 or 3. The promotion is available at all Hertz neighborhood locations.

Both Uber and Lyft are also offering discounts rides to the polls for Election Day.

Free doughnut on Election Day

You’ll need a sweet reward after braving lines on Election Day and Krispy Kreme’s got you covered.

Just visit your local Krispy Kreme on Nov. 3, and you’ll get a free glazed donut.

Don’t worry if you voted early. You won’t be turned away. You don’t have to prove you voted to get a doughnut, but honesty is the best policy.

Free dessert from McDonald’s

McDonald’s restaurants are inviting guests to treat themselves to a week full of free apple fritters, blueberry muffins and cinnamon rolls. From Nov. 3 - Nov. 9, guests can try McDonald’s new McCafé bakery lineup for free with your McCafé Coffee purchase. The offer is available through the McDonald’s app and can be redeemed in the drive-thru when you purchase any size McCafé premium-roast coffee or iced coffee. The offer is valid once per day, so you can enjoy a treat every day for a week.

Free Wendy’s chicken sandwich

Wendy’s has entered the chicken sandwich wars with its own version that will cost you just under $5. But you can get one for free through Nov. 8 when you download the Wendy’s app.

Free Whopper from Burger King

This Halloween, Burger King is serving up a side of shade to its rival restaurants. It is giving its customers a chance to score a free Whopper if you visit a competitor’s restaurant location that has been shut down.

If you drive by what used to be a Jack in the Box located at 1602 FM 1960 Rd. West and confirm your location through the Burger King app you’ll receive a coupon for a free Whopper. This deal is good through Halloween.