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$100 Cash Bonus for New Chase Checking Accounts expired

For new customers only, open a new Chase Checking Account and receive a $100 cash bonus when you set up a direct deposit or make five debit card purchases. The cash back will show up in the checking account within 10 days of meeting either requirement. Note that a $100 minimum deposit is required. Other conditions and restrictions apply.

Genius Scan for iPhone FREE Download

The iTunes App Store once again offers downloads of Genius Scan for iPhone/iPod touch for free. The app uses the iPhone camera as a receipt and document scanner. That's $3 off regular price.

Best $10 and Under Deals

Fitness Magazine 1-Year Subscription $3 offers a 1-year subscription (10 issues) to Fitness Magazine for $19.99. Coupon code "FITNESS" slashes it to $2.99. You can purchase up to a 5-year subscription at the same per-year price.

Motor Trend Magazine 1-Year Subscription $3 offers a 1-year subscription (12 issues) to Motor Trend Magazine for $14.99. Coupon code "TREND" slashes it down to $2.99. You can purchase up to a 4-year subscription at this rate.

Laptop Security Chain Cable with Password Lock $1.49 + FREE Shipping expired offers this Notebook Security Chain Cable with Password Lock in Silver for $1.49. It features a galvanized steel cable. Get free shipping via coupon code "1XU1WL".

iPhone 3G/3GS Silicone Case $0.49 + FREE shipping

For its newsletter subscribers only, Everyday Source offers the Textured Silicone Skin Case for Apple iPhone 3G / 3GS in Clear White for $3.99. Coupon code "SASC13" knocks it to 49 cents (with FREE shipping).

Mini Flexible Tripod for $0.59 + FREE Shipping offers this Mini Flexible Tripod for $2. Coupon code "MLCK188986081170NL1" drops it to 59 cents (with FREE shipping). Coupon expires after 1,000 redemptions.

Best Home & Garden Deals

Rolling Closet Storage Rack $19 + FREE Shipping

Walmart offers this Rolling Closet Storage Rack Organizer in six colors for $19 with FREE shipping. It features three storage shelves, a hanging bar, and rolling casters. It measures 36" x 12" x 58".

Best Shoes Deals

Under Armour Men's Illusion Running Shoes $40 + $8 Shipping

Foot Locker offers the Under Armour Men's Illusion Running Shoes in Red/Silver or Navy/Silver for $39.99 plus $7.99 for shipping. These shoes are designed with structured cushioning for runners with mild arch flexibility. They're available in most sizes from 9.5 to 12, although note that not all size/color combinations are available.

Best Apparel Deals

Up to 93% Off Aramark T-shirts

Aramark discounts select men's and women's t-shirts to just 99 cents. At up to 93% off, it's the highest percent-off sale we've seen for these items at Aramark this year. Even though shipping adds a flat $12.99, this sale still yields a better per-unit price on orders of 9 shirts or more. Both long- and short-sleeve options are available. Batting Practice Jersey Sale: 30% Off + Extra 20% Off Coupon cuts 30% off a selection of MLB Batting Practice Jerseys for men, women, and children. Plus, take an extra 20% off via coupon code "STATEFARM10". Shipping starts at $4.99.

Best Travel Deals

Universal Travel Power Adapter w/ USB Port $4.49 + FREE Shipping expired

Cellular Factory offers this Universal Travel Power Adapter w/ USB Port for $4.49 (with FREE shipping via coupon code "N6ZMPN"). This unit features a USB port and plugs for outlets found in Europe, US, Asia, South America, Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, and China. This device does not convert voltage.

Best Gadgets Deals

5-in-1 Wireless Headphones with FM Radio $12 + FREE Shipping expired offers these 5-in-1 Wireless Headphones for $11.99 (with FREE shipping). Features include a built-in FM radio, transmitter base with microphone, and more. Deal expires September 3 at 5:37 pm ET.

Best Laptop Accessories Deals

Ohmetric 3-in-1 Workstation 15" Laptop Backpack $30 + FREE Shipping offers the Ohmetric 3-in-1 Workstation 15" Notebook Backpack in Black, model no. 30076, for $29.99. With free shipping, it's $5 under our mention from three weeks ago and the lowest total price we could find by $45. This case is checkpoint friendly and features padded contour straps, hidden security pockets, and supports laptops with screens of up to 15".

Best TV Deals

Mitsubishi 65" 1080p DLP HDTV $859 + FREE Shipping expired

Dell Small Business has a Mitsubishi 65" DLP rear-projection HDTV, model no. WD-65C9, for $1,199. Coupon code "LZPZ24NBPNFK2T" cuts it to $859 (with free shipping). This 3D-ready DLP (requires separate Nvidia 3D Vision Kit) features a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p), 120Hz refresh rate, three HDMI inputs, and component and other video inputs. Ends August 14.

Best Computer Peripherals Deals

4TB eSATA / USB External Hard Drive $300 AR expired offers the Fantom 4TB G-Force MegaDisk eSATA / USB External Hard Drive, model no. MDE4000, for $319.99. This $20 mail-in rebate drops it to $299.99. With free shipping ($0.07/GB) that's the lowest total price we've ever seen for a 4TB external hard drive. (It's also a current price low by $116.) 

Best Electronic Accessories Deals

StarCraft II Keyboard Bundle $30 + FREE shipping offers preorders of the SteelSeries StarCraft II Keyboard Bundle, which includes both the SteelSeries Zboard Base as well as the StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Keyset. At $30, it's more than 50% off the lowest price we've found anywhere.

Universal USB Car Charger $0.69 + FREE Shipping expired offers this Universal USB Car Charger Adapter for 69 cents with free shipping via coupon code "1XU1WL". Deal ends August 14.

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