Just a few weeks into the pandemic, many people are suddenly in need of new ways to fill time. And many companies, some of them hurting, are meeting this demand by making things that were previously not free available for free (like the major U.S. sports leagues, as we wrote here).
The latest example? You can now stream SiriusXM for free on your phone, computer or other device through May 15, as announced on Tuesday by Howard Stern (whose “Howard Stern Show” is exclusive to SiriusXM). Per CNET:
“The stream is available online or via the SiriusXM app. Users are still encouraged to sign up with a credit card, but it’s not necessary. All of the channels, including Howard’s and numerous music channels and other talk shows, are accessible now by clicking ‘Watch and listen now’ (on the Android app) or ‘Start free preview’ (on the web site) and selecting a channel.”
CNET also notes that, at least on Tuesday, the free preview doesn’t work when accessed via the iOS app but that “iPhone users can access the stream using the web app on Safari and Chrome browsers, however.”
Access SiriusXM for free via the homepage (click “Start Streaming”) here.
More on using SiriusXM for free
SiriusXM’s 300+ channels—which include music, sports, comedy, news, politics, and more—are all ad-free. You can equip most cars with it, but you can stream in on your devices, too. For more on what you get with SiriusXM, see this page. And for SiriusXM’s own recommended channels to help people working at home, see this blog post.
Have your own tip? Email it to email@example.com!
Want to see more tips? Click here for all 1,677!
Want even more travel tips? Sign up here for the Daily Travel Tip newsletter! Enter your email address and check “Daily Travel Tip” to receive Johnny’s best tips in your inbox each day!
If you already subscribe to our weekly newsletter, you can sign up on the same page. Just fill in your email and check “Daily Travel Tip” on the same page. You’ll receive an email with a link to update your JohnnyJet.com preferences. On that page, just click the Daily Travel Tip box and Update Profile.
Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card
- Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
- 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
- Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 60,000 points are worth $750 toward travel
- Get unlimited deliveries with a $0 delivery fee and reduced service fees on orders over $12 for a minimum of one year on qualifying food purchases with DashPass, DoorDash's subscription service. Activate by 12/31/21.
- Earn 5X points on Lyft rides through March 2022. That’s 3X points in addition to the 2X points you already earn on travel.
The comments on this page are not provided, reviewed, or otherwise approved by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered. Editorial Note: The editorial content on this page is not provided by any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.
Editorial Note: The editorial content on this page is not provided by any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.