3-Months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $1

Microsoft is offering 3-Months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $1 (regularly $14.99/month) for new or inactive accounts for a limited time. 

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate combines Xbox Live Gold and Microsoft’s Game Pass service into one subscription. Xbox Live Gold gets enables online gameplay and includes a few Free titles per month. Xbox Game Pass is like Netflix for Xbox games. Out of the gate, Game Pass will provide access to over 100 games to play on Xbox One, with new title added frequently. It also includes all Xbox Game Studios are available at no extra charge on their day of release.

Xbox Live 12-Month Gold Subscription for $49.99

xboxlivegold12monthsNewEgg has the Xbox Live 12-Month Gold Subscription Card for $49.99 (59.99 – 10 instant savings) for a limited time. To get the discount, use the coupon code: 93XQS48 at checkout.

Build imaginative, awe-inspiring worlds with your friends. Compete in heart-pounding matches that require quick thinking and fast reflexes. Whether it’s competitive or cooperative gameplay on your console, Xbox Live Gold takes your game to the next level. Alone you are mighty. With others, you’re Gold.

Complete a Challenge & Earn a Free Microsoft Certification Exam


Microsoft is holding their Ignite Cloud Skills Challenge and is offering a FREE Microsoft Certification Exam ($165 value) when you complete one of their seven challenges. The challenge ends on March 30, 2021 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00). Make sure all modules in your challenge are complete before time runs out. If you complete your challenge before it ends, one Microsoft Certification exam will be associated with your Learn profile on April 7, 2021. You will be notified via email when it becomes available.

Choose from the following seven challenges:

  • Microsoft Ignite Microsoft 365 Enterprise Admin Challenge
    • For the person who likes to make things happen. This challenge teaches you how to evaluate, plan, migrate, deploy, and manage Microsoft 365 services.
  • Microsoft Ignite Azure Admin Challenge
    • Want to know Azure even more? Take this challenge to learn skills that help you implement, manage, and monitor an organization’s Microsoft Azure environment.
  • Microsoft Ignite Azure Data Scientist Challenge
    • If you’re a fan of big data this one is for you. Choose this challenge if you want to learn skills to implement and run machine learning workloads on Azure Machine Learning.
  • Microsoft Ignite Teams Admin Challenge
    • This challenge will improve your skills on how to configure, deploy, and manage Office 365 workloads for Microsoft Teams that focus on efficient and effective collaboration and communication in an enterprise environment.
  • Microsoft Ignite Data Analyst Challenge
    • Take this challenge if you’re excited about designing and building scalable data models, cleaning and transforming data, and enabling advanced analytic capabilities that provide meaningful business value through easy-to-comprehend data visualizations.
  • Microsoft Ignite Identity + Information Protection Challenge
    • This challenge is for the multi-talented security experts. Learn how to design, implement and operate an organization’s identity and access systems. And learn how to plan and implement controls that meet organizational compliance needs.
  • Microsoft Ignite Security Operations Analyst Challenge
    • Take this challenge if your career goal is to reduce organizational risk by rapidly remediating active attacks in the environment, advising on improvements to threat protection practices, and referring to violations of organizational policies.

Note, the Free exam offer is only redeemable for select Microsoft Exams listed below:

Today Only: 12-Month of Microsoft 365 Family w/ $40 Amazon Gift Card for $99.99

Today only, Dec 28, 2020, Amazon is offering a 12-Month Subscription to Microsoft 365 Family bundled with a $40 Amazon Gift Card for $99.99 (regularly $139.99 w/o gift card) for a limited time.

Microsoft 365 is an annual, auto-renewing subscription that can be shared with your family, up to 6 people. It includes premium Office apps, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, and 1 TB OneDrive cloud storage per person to back up files and photos. Microsoft 365 can be used on multiple PCs/Macs, tablets, and phones (including Windows, iOS, and Android).

3 Month Trial of Microsoft Office 365 Personal or Family, FREE Extension for Existing Users

Best Buy is offering a 3 month trial of Microsoft Office 365 Personal or Family for FREE for a limited time. To get the discount, use the coupon code: M365FREETRIAL at checkout. If you are an existing Office 365 user, this will extend your member by 3 months for Free. This trail enrolls you in auto-billing, so remember to cancel to avoid being charged $69.99 or $99.99 if you don’t wish to cancel beyond the three free months.

Microsoft 365 includes 1TB of OneDrive cloud storage, premium versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and more. Choose Microsoft 365 Personal for one person or Microsoft 365 Family for up to six people.

Office 365 Education for PC & Mac for FREE

Microsoft is offering students and educators at eligible institutions Microsoft Office 365 Education for Windows and Mac for FREE ($99 value) for a limited time. To get this deal, you need to use a valid school email address to sign up.

Office 365 Education includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools. You can use the plan as long as you are working or attending a qualified school. Your eligibility may be re-verified at any time.

FREE 6-Months Spotify Premium Subscription for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Users

Microsoft is offering a 6 month Spotify Premium subscription for FREE (regularly $9.99/month) for a limited time. To get this deal, go to Game Pass perks section of your Xbox One or Game Pass Ultimate app. Only new Spotify Premium members are eligible for this Perk. If you are not an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriber, Microsoft if offer new users 1-Month for only $1 (regularly $14.99/month) for a limited time.

Microsoft Surface Wireless Headphones for $189.99

Microsoft Store has the Microsoft Surface Bluetooth Headphones for $189.99 (regularly $349.99) with Free Shipping for a limited time.

Turn it up, tune it out Crisp, clear audio envelops you in your music. Easily control volume and adjust noise cancellation levels with on-ear dials. Use voice or touch to adjust volume, skip tracks, mute your mic, and end calls. Say hello to your new assistant Use your voice to get more done and leave your hands free. “Hey Cortana, join my meeting.” She can play your favorite artist, make calls, check your schedule, and more. Connect to your world Pairing to your phone or computer is easy. Listen throughout your day with up to 15 hours of battery life and fast charging for almost an hour of music in just 5 minutes. Immerse yourself in silence, the Adjustable Active Noise Cancellation technology means you choose how much you tune out. Turn up the silence on planes, trains, or when surrounding noise is at its loudest. Turn it down to adjust when you want to be more aware of what’s going on around you, like in the office or on city streets. Don’t miss a beat with intelligent shortcuts All you have to do is ask.

Get Up-To 36-Months of Xbox Game Pass for $1

As part of E3 week, Microsoft is offering their Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $1 (regularly $14.99/month) for the remainder of your Xbox Live Gold subscription (up to 36-months) for a limited time. So for example, if you have 10-months left of Xbox Live Gold, then that $1 will give you access to Game Pass for 10-months. To get the most out of this deal, make sure you extend your Xbox Live Gold subscription to 36-months before you apply the $1 Xbox Game Pass Ultimate deal to your account. This way that one dollar will get you 36-months of Microsoft’s Game Pass.

To see the current status of your Xbox Live Gold subscription, go to the services and subscriptions tab on the Microsoft account page. If you are happy with the amount of time you have left with Xbox Live Gold, you can purchase Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $1 and you will get access to Xbox Game Pass for the remainder of your Xbox Live Gold subscription. Alternatively, you can max out your Xbox Live Gold subscription to 36-months before purchasing the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $1 and get 36-months of Xbox Game Pass. That’s a potential savings of $359.84.  A 12-month subscription to XboxLive Gold is normally $60 (Amazon) but CDkeys.com has for $50.89, Groupon ha sit for $52.99, Rakuten has it for $53.99, and Costco has it for $54.99 for a limited time.

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate combines Xbox Live Gold and Microsoft’s Game Pass service into one subscription. Xbox Live Gold gets enables online gameplay and includes a few Free titles per month. Xbox Game Pass is like Netflix for Xbox games. Out of the gate, Game Pass will provide access to over 100 games to play on Xbox One, with new title added frequently. It also includes all Xbox Game Studios are available at no extra charge on their day of release.

Microsoft Surface Headphones for $249

Amazon has the Microsoft Surface Headphones for $249 (regularly $349.99) with Free Shipping for a limited time. The Microsoft Store also has it on sale but for 99-cent more with Free Shipping for a limited time.

Turn it up, tune it out Crisp, clear audio envelops you in your music. Easily control volume and adjust noise cancellation levels with on-ear dials. Use voice or touch to adjust volume, skip tracks, mute your mic, and end calls. Say hello to your new assistant Use your voice to get more done and leave your hands free. “Hey Cortana, join my meeting.” She can play your favorite artist, make calls, check your schedule, and more. Connect to your world Pairing to your phone or computer is easy. Listen throughout your day with up to 15 hours of battery life and fast charging for almost an hour of music in just 5 minutes. Immerse yourself in silence, the Adjustable Active Noise Cancellation technology means you choose how much you tune out. Turn up the silence on planes, trains, or when surrounding noise is at its loudest. Turn it down to adjust when you want to be more aware of what’s going on around you, like in the office or on city streets. Don’t miss a beat with intelligent shortcuts All you have to do is ask.

Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Battlefield V Bundle for $200 – EXP 2/6/2019

Altatac through Rakuten has the Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Battlefield V Console Bundle for $200 (240 – 40 instant coupon) with Free Shipping for a limited time. To get the discount, use the coupon code: ALT40 at checkout. You must be logged in to your Rakuten account to use the coupon. Limited to use one per account. Coupon expires February 6, 2019.

CE Overstock through Rakuten has the Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB NBA 2K19 Console Bundle for $209.90 (245.99 -15% coupon) with Free SHipping for a limited time. To get the discount, use the coupon code: SAVE15 at checkout. You must be logged in to your Rakuten account to use the coupon. Limited to use one per account. Coupon expires February 5, 2019.

Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB NBA2K19 Bundle for $184

B&H Photo has the Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Console bundled with NBA 2K19 for Xbox One for $184 (299 – 100 instant savings – 15 instant coupon) with Free Shipping for a limited time. To get this deal, clip the coupon on the product page before adding it to your cart. Discount is applied automatically during checkout.

The Xbox One S isn’t just slimmer and sleeker. It also has some added features for video and gameplay. You’ll now be able to play Ultra HD Blu-ray Discs and stream video in 4K via content providers, such as Netflix and Amazon Video. The Xbox One S also supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) support for video and gaming so you can experience rich, luminous colors in compatible games. With a higher contrast ratio, HDR brings out the visual depth of your games and media.

Microsoft shifted one of the three USB ports, the pairing button, and an added IR blaster to the front of the Xbox One S for better accessibility. To achieve its compact size, Microsoft had removed the dedicated Kinect port found on the original Xbox One. You can still use the Kinect with the Xbox One S, but you’ll have to buy the Xbox One Adapter for USB connection in order to do so.

The Xbox One S also comes with a redesigned Xbox One Wireless Controller. It features a textured grip for enhanced comfort. The Xbox Wireless signal performance has been improved to ensure a reliable connection to the console and up to twice the wireless range. To enable an easier wireless connection to your Windows 10 devices, Microsoft also added Bluetooth support. The redesigned thumbstick design significantly reduces wear to help maintain accuracy and smooth rotation over the life of the controller.

This Xbox One bundle comes with NBA 2K19.