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If you use public WiFi, your security and privacy could be at risk. A good way to protect yourself is via a VPN (virtual private network). Opera now offers a free, easy-to-use VPN built into its browser (along with a built-in ad blocker and battery saver). This handy VPN encrypts your data and is easy to use. (For Windows).
A useful free educational site for parents and teachers, Khan Academy offers learning resources for various topics, including math, science, computer programming, history, economics, and more. The site offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard.
Look for the "Free 2017 Discovery Pass" link and click "order now" and follow the instructions to request a pass, valid through Dec. 31, 2017, that offers free entry to places managed by Parks Canada. The pass "is valid for any group of visitors entering a national marine conservation area or historic site together or arriving in the same vehicle at a national park." (International availability).
This is a handy new free Webmaster tool that can help you find malicious and harmful external backlinks (which can damage your site's search engine ranking). DisavowHelper.com helps you prepare, filter and validate your backlink data and can save you time in finding harmful links. The service is available in English and German.
Fill out the form to get a free bowling game coupon from GoBowling.com. Limit: one free game of bowling per person, per coupon, per day. Valid through Dec. 31, 2017, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. at participating bowling centers. (U.S. only).
Got a problem with your computer? This useful site offers free tech support via a community of volunteers. To get started, follow the instructions to register (it's free). Then, you can browse the site's 27 forums and post your questions. The site is popular, with over 700,000 members.
Follow the instructions to join the "Lotz4Me" rewards program to get a free small original sandwich from participating Schlotzsky's restaurants. You can join either via the Lotz4Me smartphone app, or via the Schlotzsky's Web site. You must be at least 13 years old to enroll. The app is available for Android and iPhone. (Legal U.S. residents only).
Sign up with the "DD Perks" loyalty program at Dunkin' Donuts and you'll get a free beverage when you sign up, as well as on your birthday. The free beverage can be in any size of your choice and includes any iced or hot coffee, tea or latte, hot chocolate or Coolatta. (U.S. only).
Follow the instructions to request a free 264-page "Texas Travel Guide," that has "all you need to plan your perfect trip." Besides the guide, you'll also receive a large, colorful "Texas Official Travel Map." (U.S. only).
Follow the instructions to register for Benihana's "Chef's Table" to get a free $30 birthday certificate during the month of your birthday, as well as other special offers. The certificate is valid Mondays through Thursdays during dinner hours only. Valid at participating U.S. Benihana locations only. (U.S. only).
This is a nifty free smartphone app that lets you listen to live audio from over 5,000 police and fire scanners from around the world (mostly in the U.S., Canada, and Australia). Handy features include the ability to view scanners that are located nearest to you, sorted by distance. There's also a list of the "Top 50" scanners that have the most listeners, which is updated every 5 minutes. (For Android and iPhone).
Tired of paying $10 fees to trade stocks? A nifty phone app, Robinhood lets you buy and sell stocks and ETFs with zero commissions. To apply for an account, you must be a legal U.S. resident, be 18 or older, and have a valid Social Security number. (For iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Android).
Looking for something to read? This site offers a big roundup of over one million free ebooks, including many classic titles, that you can browse by subject or author. There's also a big roundup of ebooks (mainly 20th century titles) that you can borrow (up to five titles for two weeks each, either in-browser, or as a PDF or ePub).
A free, powerful, vector graphics editor that is similar to Adobe Illustrator and Corel Draw. Inkscape is a handy application for creating logos, illustrations, diagrams, charts, complex paintings, and art which requires high scalability.(For Windows, Mac and Linux).
Looking for movies to watch, but don't want to pay for Netflix? This free, ad-supported movie streaming service offers a good selection of content, including popular movies and cult films and TV shows. Tubi TV works on most major streaming devices.
Looking for money for college? A popular resource, Scholarships.com offers a free college scholarship search, as well as loads of helpful financial aid info for parents, educators and students of all ages. The site has an easy-to-use approach to finding and applying for scholarships. It's handy whether you're in high school, college, or are a non-traditional student. The scholarship data here is updated daily.