The Microsoft Office 2021 Lifetime License Is Back Down to Just $35
This popular StackSocial deal is open to both Windows and Mac users, and saves you over $400 compared to Microsoft's price.
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This wildly popular offer for a Microsoft Office lifetime license is live once again for just $35. It's available for both Mac and Windows, so be sure to grab the right one for the computer that you use regularly.
Whether you're a student or professional, having access to Microsoft productivity tools like Word and Excel is pretty much essential. But if you don't get access through your school or employer, a lifetime Office Professional 2021 license costs a whopping $440 when you purchase through Microsoft directly. Which is why you won't want to miss out on this StackSocial deal, which saves you 84%, dropping the price down to just $35 for both Mac and Windows users.
Just note that Mac users will only get the basic Home and Business suite, while Windows users will get the Professional suite, which includes Office Publisher and Office Access as well. And this limited-time offer is only available through Sept. 24, so be sure to get your order in before then if you don't want to miss out on these savings.
Now, a deal this good comes with some caveats. First, the code provided can be used one time for a single computer, so you won't be able to install it on multiple machines in your home, and if your current computer happens to die, you could run into a snag when trying to transfer it. Likewise, you're passing up on other benefits you'd get as a 365 subscriber. You won't get any OneDrive Cloud Storage, nor will you get the fancy new cloud-based AI features like Microsoft Copilot. And while the apps should continue to work as long as your computer does, Microsoft's support for this version of Office ends on Oct. 13, 2026.
To that last point: Though this is listed as a "lifetime license" -- that is, the lifetime of the computer you installed it on -- it's worth noting there's always a risk that Microsoft could terminate the license. But versions of StackSocial's deal have been running for more than a year -- the one we bought in early 2022, for instance, still works fine.
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