Were are the best places to find xbox live gold subscription for cheap

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#1 Posted by super600 (32404 posts) -

My xbox live subscription ran out recently and I know you buy it for cheap on the web or use that exploit with the credit card, but I don't want to use my parents credit cards yet because I don't want anything to happen to their credit cards.Were are the best places to find it for cheap at retailers?I know costco is one area already but the card there costs $52.

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#2 Posted by driftingsilvia (4089 posts) -

I got a 3 month card on ebay for $16. Wal-Mart and New egg has 12 month for like either $40 or $45.

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#3 Posted by super600 (32404 posts) -

I got a 3 month card on ebay for $16. Wal-Mart and New egg has 12 month for like either $40 or $45.

driftingsilvia

Walmart in canada has it for $57 dollars.:|

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#4 Posted by SolidTy (49991 posts) -

It's not cheap all the time everywhere, you have to keep an eye out at random times.


It adds up too, I've spent over $700-$1000 over a decade maintaining two Xbox Live Gold accounts.

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#5 Posted by white_sox (18179 posts) -
Bing Rewards...:). Other than that, you just have to keep your eyes open. I know during black friday they can be slashed to almost half off.
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#6 Posted by Rattlesnake_8 (18452 posts) -
Check out the bing rewards.. I just started it about a month ago and I've got almost enough for 400 MS points. You can use it to get gold memberships too. There is a topic somewhere about it. It's actually really fast and it's free points/gold so why not?
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#7 Posted by xhawk27 (9994 posts) -

Some of the best deals for XBL subs are on Black Friday.

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#8 Posted by super600 (32404 posts) -

Check out the bing rewards.. I just started it about a month ago and I've got almost enough for 400 MS points. You can use it to get gold memberships too. There is a topic somewhere about it. It's actually really fast and it's free points/gold so why not?Rattlesnake_8

Bings rewards does not work in canada.

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#9 Posted by DecadesOfGaming (3100 posts) -

As soon as your Gold membership expires.. You should get an advertisment on your "Xbox360 Home Page" concerning Gold membership..

When my six month package expired, I got an advertisment for '1 Month' for just £1.00 which I took advantage of.. When that particular month expired, I got another identical advertisment that I also took advantage of.. And believe it or not, but when the second month expired, the next advertisment was for 'two' months for just £2.00 which I also snapped up..

So basically I ended up getting four months just for £4.00

Just ask before using your parents card.

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#10 Posted by k2theswiss (16599 posts) -
amazon picked a 12 mnt last week for 42 bucks.
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#11 Posted by bigpapi342007 (246 posts) -
Got a 12 month sub for 35 on eBay/buy not to long ago. Saw they had the same sale like 2 days ago
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#12 Posted by speedfog (4941 posts) -

As soon as your Gold membership expires.. You should get an advertisment on your "Xbox360 Home Page" concerning Gold membership..

When my six month package expired, I got an advertisment for '1 Month' for just £1.00 which I took advantage of.. When that particular month expired, I got another identical advertisment that I also took advantage of.. And believe it or not, but when the second month expired, the next advertisment was for 'two' months for just £2.00 which I also snapped up..

So basically I ended up getting four months just for £4.00

Just ask before using your parents card.

DecadesOfGaming

I did the same, cheapest way.

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#13 Posted by st4rbuck (25 posts) -
Got mine 3 months for 14USD, pcgamesupply
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#14 Posted by wizdom (10109 posts) -
Hard to say without a credit card, I would say Amazon or wait for sale in it this year, most of good deals are online now adays.
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#15 Posted by JoeJoeLaker (704 posts) -

I just recently saw a 3-Month Gold for 12$ on ebay.

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#16 Posted by EvilSelf (3619 posts) -

eBay is the best place by far. I would also check DealNews.com frequently.

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#17 Posted by Microsoft1234 (7683 posts) -
tiger direct had it today for $30 for 12 months. check slickdeals.net/cheapassgamer. xbl cards go on sale regularly
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#18 Posted by super600 (32404 posts) -

As soon as your Gold membership expires.. You should get an advertisment on your "Xbox360 Home Page" concerning Gold membership..

When my six month package expired, I got an advertisment for '1 Month' for just £1.00 which I took advantage of.. When that particular month expired, I got another identical advertisment that I also took advantage of.. And believe it or not, but when the second month expired, the next advertisment was for 'two' months for just £2.00 which I also snapped up..

So basically I ended up getting four months just for £4.00

Just ask before using your parents card.

DecadesOfGaming

I haven't been getting that yet.

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#19 Posted by shadow_Metroid (1631 posts) -

I remember target having a deal where you bought a certain game and get a 12 month card for like $15.

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#20 Posted by gamerfreak1991 (2501 posts) -

Amazon runs some good deals from time to time for Xbox LIVE Gold subs.

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#21 Posted by ZombieKiller7 (6364 posts) -

Check cheapassgamer.com periodically for specials and sales.

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#22 Posted by mariokart64fan (20547 posts) -

25 for 3 months is what i do , yes it costs more in the long run but i dont care i live on a budget and with ps3 wii wii u being free i find less reasons to shell out 60 for multiplayer every year

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#23 Posted by super600 (32404 posts) -

I'm probably going to buy it next week anyway for full price.