More Box for Your Bucks: Subscription Boxes With the Best Value
Does it seem like the only things that show up in your mailbox these days are bills and catalogs? Make your mail more fun and ship the world to your door with a monthly subscription box. It's a great way to discover products, taste new foods and even educate your kids. Plus they can be a great value. Plenty of companies give their products to subscription boxes as a way to market their business to new audiences. That allows the subscription box companies to stuff each box with products that are worth far more than the cost of the monthly subscription. Check out these five subscription boxes with the best value.
Cost: $36 per month
Learn More: Wantable.com
Get on-trend accessories, new beauty products or intimate essentials handpicked according to your personalized profile. Tell Wantable what you love, like and dislike by answering a few key questions. Buy each item in the store and you'll spend way more money and time. Save as much as 60% off retail prices when you subscribe. And there is very little risk. Subscribers can ship anything they don't love back to Wantable at no cost.
Learn More: VIP.fabfitfun.com
Curated by entertainment host Giuliana Ranci and the FabFitFun team, this box of seasonal goodies comes four times a year. For $49.99 you'll get a box of a variety of products from snack foods to fashion accessories. According to Giuliana the latest box will have more than $175 worth of products inside.
Cost: As low as $21 per month
Learn More: Bluum.com
Born in 2011, Bluum was developed as a way to get useful products in the hands of sleep-deprived moms who don't have much time to shop. New moms receive products based on their child's age, gender and development stage. The box is stuffed with everything from toys, baby-approved snacks and special treats for mom, all worth more than $40. That's a savings of more than 50 percent.
Learn More: Ipsy.com
If you love the idea of trying out new beauty products every month then you'll want to give Ipsy a try. At just $10 it's not a huge commitment, but you'll get more bang for your buck than if you bought the products at a shop. For instance the March box contained more than $30 worth of products, a discount of 66 percent.
Cost: Men's Box, $40; Women's Box, $21
Learn More: GlossyBox.com
Men like trying out new products too, right? Well the Glossybox is a good option. It's $40 a month for guys, but they'll receive more than $100 worth of products. Men can expect to get at least six grooming products in their monthly delivery. The women's box is about half the price at $21 a month. Ladies will find five or six deluxe hair, nail and beauty samples in their box each month. There's a chance of earning free products with various rewards and referral programs.