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 January 14, 2013  Posted by  Expired
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Winner is Judy! Ace Rewards, a customer loyalty program for Ace Hardware shoppers has give home improvement fans one more reason to join. Instant Savings, a program exclusively for Ace Rewards members, allows them to receive discounts, right at checkout. Before you had to redeem rebates through the mail. That could take up to six weeks to process. Now customers will find featured Instant Savings offers by looking for the logo on products in Ace’s circulars and throughout the store. Just show your Ace Rewards card at the register and you get the deal. To thank customers and to entice you to join Ace Rewards, Ace Hardware is giving one Living on the Cheap reader a $25 Ace Hardware gift card.

To enter you must do two things: 1.) Be an e-mail subscriber of LOTC. E-mail subscribers receive one e-mail every day, with a list of posts from the previous 24 hours. Addresses are never spammed, shared or sold. If you’re not a subscriber yet, you can sign up now. It’s quick, easy and FREE. Make sure to check your inbox (or spam folder) after signing up because you’ll have to confirm your registration. If you already subscribe, ignore #1. You do not have to subscribe again.

2). Leave a comment telling us your favorite piece of hardware or tool. Deadline to enter is 11:59 p.m. PST on Wednesday, January 16. We’ll randomly draw one name from all eligible entries, double-check that they are subscribers with an activated subscription and award the gift card. (Note: Only one entry per e-mail address and/or family.) The winner will be contacted via e-mail for a mailing address — so check your spam filters. We hate to act like Scrooge, but, if we can’t contact you, the prize goes to someone else. Again, you must be a Living On The Cheap subscriber to win.

LOTC Staff

137 comments on “Enter to win an Ace Hardware $25 gift card

  1. Mary Lewis on said:

    My hammer and reversible ratcheting screw driver (Phillips on one end and flat on the othe)r.

  2. Minette on said:

    The hammer is my favorite tool.

  3. My favorite tool is a sander!

  4. Robert Hood on said:

    all tools

  5. Chainsaws for cutting firewood!

  6. Duct Tape!

  7. Don Frith, CJS on said:

    I am a safecracker in the KC region and the Fornee dremel style fiberglass cutting wheels give the longest use for the cost. We use them to cut steel on almost a daily basis. I maintain a large stock since not all the stores carry them.

  8. Ilona Mustafin on said:

    Blow torch that I use for my arts and crafts.

  9. Elis B. on said:


  10. CandiceS on said:

    I’d say the electric drill. It saves so much time.

  11. Graham on said:

    Love the ratchet best. It makes my life so much easier.

  12. Sharon on said:

    My favorite tool is definitely my electric drill, it takes a lickn’ and keeps on tickn’.

  13. Definately my shovel & rake for gardening ! ! Tools that bring forth beauty and vegetables

  14. Screwdriver

  15. I like a good ol’ hammer. and the hubs likes his dremel.

  16. Patty Stuever on said:

    My favorite piece of hardware is my electric drill – I use it all the time!

  17. Sue Saperstein on said:

    I love the paint dept., they can always get the color right. What ever little things I need it is always in stock No disappointment is a great way to make me a customer.

  18. Kelly D on said:

    I subscribe by email under kellywcuATyahooDOTcom, and I like a leveler- they are great for hanging pictures evenly.

  19. Battery operated screwdriver

  20. Omar Mendez on said:

    the all powerful dremel!

  21. Alan Burch on said:

    My cordless impact driver..

  22. Susan W on said:

    My favorite tool is my Makita battery drill! I love it!!!

  23. Lesley S on said:


  24. Prissy on said:

    Dremel is my favorite tool.

  25. ROSE JAMES on said:


  26. SallyAnn on said:

    our Ace has the best paint colors in town

  27. Jan Green on said:

    My favorite tool is my Dremel tool — it comes in handy for SO many uses!

  28. Delora on said:

    My stud finder

  29. Frank Perez. on said:

    I bought a Weber Genesis Gass Grill for a good price and I still have it. I have to say ACE has good prices. Now since I have my Grill, I am able to have a BBQ with my family and my friends.

  30. Jasmine on said:

    I would have to saw a Drawer part storage box the reason why I bought this was for my husband. He is so disorganized well a lot of men are but I am so happy that I bought this because now my garage looks nice and better than before. You guys have good prices compaired to Home Depo or Lowels thanks.

  31. Kate S.L. on said:

    Lovin’ my galvanized steel watering can. Can’t wait to add to my gardening collection =)

  32. Hammers. I like hammers

  33. Frank Perez on said:

    My Weber Genesis Gass Grill is the best item. Now I can enjoy a nice BBQ with my family and friends.

  34. I really love my palm grip sander.

  35. c. coner on said:

    tin snips….I can cut my shampoo bolttles with it and reach in to get it to save money

  36. Steven Camisa on said:

    My favorite tool is my trust electric drill!

  37. A hammer-I tried to put a pencil in my hand. My dad said “You don’t need that. You’ll make more money with a hammer than you will with a pencil.”

  38. Sue Myers on said:

    I really like the Stud Finder as it enables me to hang my pictures correctly and sturdily.

  39. Anne W. on said:

    My favorite tool is my cordless drill :)

  40. Jessica on said:

    i Like tape measures!!

  41. When we bought a house, every toilet needed new “guts”. ACE had it all.
    Thank you.

  42. Brenda on said:

    My favorite hardware item is a drill. It is multi – functional…
    It can drill holes, act as a screwdriver, fasten nuts and bolts and I know how to use it!

  43. barb mathers on said:

    gotta love hammers! i put up oodles of pictures, so a good hammer and nails are key in our house :)

  44. Sharon Torske on said:

    My studfinder has saved my walls from having multiple extra holes in them!

  45. I love my Screw driver. I gets the most use in this house.

  46. Old Fashioned Hammer! Nothing like banging on things!

  47. i’m a subscriber, and my favorite tool is our needlenose plyers

  48. Angela S. on said:

    My electric screwdriver. A girl can be her own handywoman with that thing!

  49. Aaron Mieseler on said:

    cordless drill

  50. Howard Leitner on said:

    My chain saw is my next to favorite tool and piece of hardware! And I am a subscriber.