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TL;DR: Through July 14, you can get a Microsoft Office Home & Business for Mac 2021: Lifetime License(opens in a new tab) (or for PC(opens in a new tab)) for just $39.99 — that’s an 89% discount from its usual price of $349.
Microsoft Office(opens in a new tab) is an essential digital toolbox for many folks who work from home. Word and Excel are basically the bread and butter of the business world, so having them installed on your computer is a smart idea.
You could subscribe to Office 365, which involves paying a monthly or annual fee — but most of us are already paying for too many subscriptions. Fortunately, Microsoft offers another option: a lifetime license. That means you pay once and get the entire suite of apps for life on one computer. And from now until July 14, you can secure that perpetual license to Microsoft Office Professional 2021 for its lowest price ever — just $39.99.
A lifetime license gets you access to the Office 2021 versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, OneNote (the Windows package(opens in a new tab) also includes Publisher and Access). You’ll receive license keys for each platform immediately upon purchase, as well as download links for quick setup. You’ll need a minimum of 4GB RAM and 10GB hard disk space available for the Mac version and just 1GB of RAM and 4GB of disk space available for Windows. Once installed, you can start drafting up documents, analyzing data, sharing files with your team, setting up video meetings, and more.
So, what’s the catch? With a lifetime license, you’ll get security updates every few months, as well as free customer service assistance for life. You won’t, however, get access to all the features Microsoft offers subscribers each month, and, crucially, the license is for one computer only. But if you’d rather not deal with another subscription and just need the basics, it’s still worth it for the value.
Get the entire Microsoft Office Professional 2021 suite for Mac(opens in a new tab) or PC(opens in a new tab) for only $39.99 — that’s an 89% discount and $10 less than the last time we featured it. The promotion only lasts until July 14, though, so hop to it!
Prices subject to change.