How To Save On Contacts

Volume Discounts

  • Online retail stores often offer volume discounts
  • Depending on the contact lens,  you typically need to buy a minimum of  4 boxes
  • Some stores require a minimum of 12 or even 24 boxes on some select daily lenses
  • Minimum volume discounts vary from store to store and product to product
  • Some stores display a dollar-off amount, others display a lower price
  • Volume discounts provide instant savings


  • Online retail stores often offer coupon discounts
  • New customers frequently get the best coupons, so look out the “New” customer coupon
  • With a percentage-off coupon, the more you buy, the more you save
  • Coupons provide instant savings


  • Manufacturers offer rebates
  • Not every retail store will offer a manufacturer rebate
  • Rebate offers last for three to six months
  • Acuvue (Johnson & Johnson) and Cibavision (Dailies, Focus) offer rebates at online stores
  • In order to receive the rebate, you must read and abide by the terms and conditions of the rebate
  • Expect the rebate to require a prescription  less than 90 days old
  • Look for new-wearer rebates (available for select Acuvue products)
  • Rebates are issued in credit/debit card format