Comparethemarket.com have released a brand new promotion meerkat movies in the UK. Our favourite little TV meerkats (who may I add are the cutest animals ever!) are offering it’s customers access to 2 for 1 cinema tickets every Tuesday and Wednesday for a whole year after using their services to purchase car, home, travel insurance, switching energy or a number of other qualifying products.
This article I am to show you everything you need to know about the Meerkat movie promotion and give you a few simple ideas to find out which participating cinemas are invloved, special offers and all the faq’s about the Meerkat movie promtion you need to know!
Each week, you know I love to show you some of the best money-saving tips and this offer is totally awesome and can save you lots of money as a family.
Over the summer holidays you can keep your kids entertained with great new movies saving yourself a quick bit of cash in the process.
We are a family of four and to be honest going to the cinema can cost us over £50 depending on how much we spend on drinks and sweets too. So, I am sure you will have the same issues and may well benefit from the movie promotion to make fun days out with the kids a little less costly.
You can often see that local cinema’s have special offers over the school holidays on certain movies but it’s not often you find a film that is a new release. The holidays are generally packed with the latest movie releases and often you can find yourself wanting to see more than one film with the family, but that can get expensive.
Even the Terminator himself, Arnold Schwarzenegger endorses the meerkat movies 2 for 1 cinema promotion take a look at the video below.
Everything you need to know about the Meerkat Movie Promotion.
The Meerkat Movies offer will allow you to see the latest flicks at half the price. Ticket prices do vary from cinema to cinema, however most of the major cinema’s are participating, I have listed some I know at the end of this post! You can find out what you need to know about this promotion below:
How does the Meerkat Movie promotion work?
Firstly, this is a reward promotion. You have to sign up and use comparethemarket.com to purchase qualifying products.
How to sign up to comparethemarket for Meerkat Movies.
Becoming a member of Meerkat Movies is SIMPLES (pardon the pun) all you have to do to qualify is simply purchase a product from any of the below products via comparethemarket.com. once you have done this you will be eligible for 12 months of 2 for 1 tickets from the date you purchase the product. Go here to find out how to become a member.
Qualifying products for the 2 for 1 offer on Cinema tickets.
There are 14 different types of products you can purchase through the comparison site which qualifies you for the MEERKAT MOVIES promotion I have listed these below..
- Home/Content Insurance
- Car Insurance
- Motorcycle insurance
- Van Insurance
- Pet Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Taking out a Credit Card
- Obtain a loan
- Switch your energy provider
- TV and Broadband supplier.
I love the choice that is on offer here and to be even if you don’t need all of them, the selection gives you more options than I actually thought there would be.
Buy more than one product could earn you a Meerkat toy.
If you decided to buy more than one product you will only receive one meerkat movie promotion, however you may be eligible for a meerkat toy. Yet another great thing to keep your kids entertained during the summer months. To find out if you qualify for a free toy see the terms and conditions here.
Claiming your 2 for 1 tickets
It’s actually not that difficult once you have made your qualifying purchase for meerkat movies. All you have to do is download the Meerkat movies app or visit comparethemarket.com Both options will allow you to activate your membership and you can claim your code.
Once you have your voucher you can then use it every Tuesday and Wednesday at the cinema of your choice. Just remember to plan the day you are taking the family or a friend, because you can only use the voucher on either Tuesday or the Wednesday once each week!
Which movies can you watch?
It appears that you can go to see any movie, however the promotion does give you the cheaper ticket free and only the normal cinema viewings are available.
- Private screenings are excluded.
- IMAX, premium seats, and 3D viewings can be paid for additional, however this is at the participating stores discretion.
You can find the latest cinema listings in google here for the UK.
Using your voucher code and renewing it!
Simply show your meerkat movies code at the pay point and in some cinemas you maybe able to use the payment machine to add your code. It seems quite quick and easy in my opinion. Remember you can only use your voucher once, you are then able to renew it every thursday at 00.01 hours.
Existing customer qualifications.
So, you may already have purchase some of the products above. I would login and check you may be already eligible for meerkat movies right now.You may not have the full 12 months, this is because your membership is backdated to your purchase date.
If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to ask. I will do my best to either find out the information or update this post to ensure your questions are answered.
Cinema’s participating in the promotion.
Although I am unable to find a definitive list of the cinema’s who are participating, I do know that the following cinema’s are taking part! I have provided a link to each of their terms and conditions below.
- You can also find offers from cinema’s across the UK via Facebook using this Hashtag #meerkatmovies and on Twitter too. Some cinema’s have their own special promotions running on value of their tickets and they may allow you to also apply the meerkat movies code to make it even cheaper for you and your family.
We are certainly going to be using this offer over the holiday! I would love to hear about any new movies you have seen and what products you have purchased in this promotional offer. Leave your comments below!
(This post is a collaboration post with comparethemarket.com, I have written this article because I feel this offer is of value to my readers.)