STEP ONE: Start at Ebates. If you create a new Ebates account then you will get $5 when you sign up. If you already have an account you use then the subscription will be cheap (some of them under $1), but not free.
STEP TWO: Use the ebates link into Barnes and Noble. Click on “Magazines” (top center) and then “by price” (lower left sidebar).
Redbook is $0.99 ($0.85 after coupon/rebate)
Good Housekeeping is $2.97 ($2.51)
Seventeen is $2.97 ($2.53)
Harper’s Bazaar is $3.00 ($2.54)
Marie Clair is $3.00 ($2.54)
Teen Vogue is $3.00 ($2.54)
Family Fun is $4.95 ($4.23)
Parents is $4.97 ($4.20)
Woman’s Day is $4.99 ($4.22)
Country Living is $5.00 ($4.23)
House Beautiful is $5.00 ($4.23)
Popular Mechanics is $5.00 ($4.23)
Smart Money is $5.00 ($4.23)
After the $5 Ebates sign up bonus all of these are free!
And there are quite a few more! There are also quite a few digital subscription magazines if you like those (all the ones I listed are print subscriptions)
STEP THREE: Checkout using the code X8N4C7E to get 10% off an item. Ebates will automatically credit you with another 4% of your purchase! You will get an additional 10% off if you are a Barnes and Noble member.