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International student? 8 discounts you didn’t know you could get

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international student shopping and using her nib rewards

Studying overseas is a great way to experience a new culture while making lifelong friends and contacts. However being far from the comforts of home can be tough when you’re struggling to make your money last until the end of the week.

Fortunately, as a member of nib, you have access to nib Rewards. This program offers a huge range of discounts which not only helps cover your basic needs, but also means you won’t have to miss out on some of the best Australia has to offer (and let’s face it, when you’re on a budget, fun is often the first thing to get sacrificed).

From groceries and homewares to fitness and entertainment, find out what great savings are available to you when you’re with nib.

Groceries

Did you know that with nib Rewards you can get 5% off eGift Cards from Australia’s largest supermarkets, Coles and Woolworths? And for local seasonal produce from small farmers delivered to your door, Pepper Leaf is offering six weeks of free fruit when you purchase their fresh, healthy meal kits. Check out what other grocery offers are available on nib Rewards.

Fitness

Whether you’re a gym fanatic or prefer a slow Pilates class, nib Rewards has something for every fitness taste.

Love to do yoga but can’t fit classes in between work and study? The Yoga Collective is an online platform with hundreds of yoga and wellness classes that you can do right in your living room. With nib Rewards, you’ll not only receive one week of free classes, but also a huge 75% off your monthly membership!

You can also get great discounts on Goodlife Health Club Memberships, plus a free 12-week membership with Jenny Craig. There are many more discounts to be had on everything from Pilates studios to activewear, so head to nib Rewards to see what’s available to you.

Beauty

With nib Rewards, you won’t have to forgo the small luxuries when you can get 8% off endota spa eGift Cards and dozens more local cosmetics and treatments Find a participating treatment centre near you.

And for pharmacy, health and beauty basics, nib Rewards has you covered with 10% off eGift Cards at Priceline.

Clothing and accessories

Don’t shop without us! With nib Rewards you’ll get discounts at major department stores, including Myer and David Jones, plus special offers from Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armor sportswear and Country Road. With so many discounts on offer, make sure you see what’s available before you start shopping.

Entertainment

Motivating yourself to study is definitely easier when you know you’ve got something fun to look forward to. With nib Rewards you can get huge discounts on everything from movie and concert tickets to theme parks.

Love the movies but not the prices? Now you can get 8% off HOYTS eGift Cards and up to 52% off movie eVouchers. And TicketMaster and Ticketek are also offering discounts on live entertainment to nib members.

If you’re an adrenaline junkie, you can look forward to 10% off at Australia’s biggest theme parks, Movie World, Sea World, Australia Zoo and Wet’n’Wild. Or, if you’re more of a home-lover, you can get great discounts off Dymocks books and magazine subscriptions.

See what entertainment offers are available here.

Home and living

If you’re setting up house, check out the special offers on eGift Cards at Target, Kmart and Big W. You can also get discounts on electrical appliances, consoles, TVs, laptops and more at JB-Hi-Fi and The Good Guys.

And while few of us enjoy moving house, it’s made easier when you can get $200 from Jim’s Pre-Pack & Removal service.

Work and study

Study smarter with nib Rewards. You can 8% off eGift Cards at Australia's #1 online retailer, catch.com.au, plus discounts at Officeworks, Target and more. And, if you want to study in style, you can turn your desk into a Scandinavian sanctuary with a discount at Kikki K.

Travel

Why limit yourself to public transport when you can get 4% off Uber and 10% off Avis and Budget car rental? With nib Rewards you’ll also get up to 40% off accommodation at participating Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, plus discounts when you book your trip through Expedia, Booking.com or Flight Centre. Start planning your next trip and check out all the nib Rewards travel offers here.

How can I access nib Rewards?

We’ve designed nib Rewards to help our members ease the cost of living, giving you access to discounts and special offers from major retail outlets and online stores across Australia. To access these offers, simply log into Online Services or open the nib mobile app and click on the nib Rewards tab. If you’re visiting the Rewards page for the first time, you’ll be required to accept the terms and conditions. Once you’ve done that, you can search via category or shop.

With so many discounts available to you at nib Rewards, all you have to do is choose how to spend the money you’ve saved. Because money saved is money you can spend, right?

The various eGift cards and other discounted offers referred to in this article are subject to specific terms and conditions. Offers may be varied or available for a limited time. For full terms and conditions, visit nib Rewards.

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