Gone are the days when we had to collect the restaurant menu and the number of the corner grocery store to get food delivered. Thanks to technology all of the information we need are at our fingertips. During the pandemic, we saw many food delivery apps making a mark as people avoided visiting crowded places.
DoorDash is one such delivery app that has made our life simpler. This third-party delivery app delivers food, groceries, pet food, and alcohol on demand from restaurants in your neighborhood.
While DoorDash is a great way to save time it does make it a bit costlier with the delivery and various service fees that we need to pay. Having said that there are a few tips and tricks that you can use to save some money while ordering from DoorDash. Here are a few tips that you can use and some money when you next place an order on DoorDash.
1. DoorDash Pass
Subscribe to the DashPass at $9.99 per month and get free delivery and 5% back in DoorDash credit on pickup orders. It’s a great way to save if you regularly order from them. Once have a DoorPass you can enjoy the occasional discount and promo codes and earn added savings on your orders.
2. Check for deals in your area
Filter deals in your area to check out available promotions and claim them. There are special limited-time offers that you can find on the app or their website once you sign in to the app. You can check for offers in the app or website once you enter your delivery address and open the ‘offers for you’ section. You can find offers on restaurant orders, grocery orders, specific menu items, and offers on selected brands. These offers change daily and are a great way to get your hands on limited-time deals and discounts.
3. Free delivery options
Search for restaurants that offer a Free delivery option. Restaurants run these offers during Special Promotions or on first orders. Always search for restaurants in your area that offer free delivery options or you can always go and pickup instead of getting it delivered to save money.
4. Cash back rewards
Search for restaurants that offer cash back on ordering from them. There is truly nothing like a Free meal from your favorite restaurant that too delivered to your doorstep.
5. Credit Card Rewards
Use your Credit Card and awards from cashback, reward points, and miles by using it to pay. DoorDash offers unique promotions to specific credit card holders. If you are lucky you can get a free year of DoorDash membership for free. Check the offers on your credit card or compare offers before applying for a new credit card.
6. Invite friends
Refer friends and earn DoorDash credits on future orders. You earn 5$ credit for each friend you refer, and the friend gets a $5 credit too. Get your unique link from your account and share the link with your friends and family via text or email.
7. Follow DoorDash on social media
Social media is everyone’s BFF that opens door to various offers and discounts. Just follow DoorDash on social media where they offer special promo codes and deals which you might not find advertised anywhere else. It’s a great way to keep a tab on new offers, services, and deals.