Who doesn't love "free", raise your hand? Here's some tricks to get free magazines:
Want to learn more about an industry?
Try 1. freebizmag.com 2. freemags.magazines.com
Want magazines for fashion, home decor, ect.?
Alloy.com offers 3 magazines for 3 months with purchase.
Some things you should know -
You may have to cancel after a probation period to avoid a subscription.
You may be asked to register or fill out a survey to qualify.
It often times helps if they think you are a business, too. I give "Imaginative Conceptions" as my business, and tell them I'm in management. I have gotten tons of free stuff this way, especially for my "waiting" room. And the best part, it's not a lie, because it really does take a lot of imagination to keep my household running.