How to Get a Free Pedometer
Colleges and Universities
Walking groups supported by colleges and universities often give free pedometers with membership to the walking group. Some programs are for students or faculty, but others are open to the public. Call your local schools to see if they have a public walking program.
Some health insurance companies offer free pedometers to promote healthy living. Call the number on the back of your insurance card to find out if your insurance company is giving away pedometers.
California Health Department
Sometime the state has promotes for participating in healthier lifestyles through community programs such as WIC, or EPIC. Call the California Department of Health at 916-558-1784 to see if they are giving away pedometers.
Stores and private businesses often have giveaway deals offering free pedometers while suppies last. Search for "free pedometer" through an internet search engine (such as google, bing, yahoo...)