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August 15th is #NationalRelaxationDay!  Follow @Zipcarphilly on twitter for a chance to zen out and win a free month's pass to 12th street gym.  We won't judge if you are starting your New Year's resolution this month, its only August!  

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avis® car rental

up to 25% off and more!

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You can get pretty far on 180 miles/day, but for those longer haul adventures, we scored you a sweet deal with Avis®. Zipcar members can save up to 25%, plus get free upgrades and $30 off weekly rentals (you can even combine discounts).

Snag these deals at avis.com/zipcar.

12th Street Gym

12th Street Gym

Save $100

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Located in the heart of Center City, the 12th Street Gym has been getting Philadelphia fit for over 25 years. Zipsters save $100 when you join.

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 Just show them your zipcard at the front desk when you join, and they will waive the $100 initiation fee.

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Bennett Compost

10% Off

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Now you can save more than just the planet. Zipsters who join Bennett Compost save 10%. Bennett Compost offers weekly pick-up of household organic waste (think apple cores and egg shells), helping you and the city reducing the amount of waste that ends up in landfills. Composting made simple. (And who doesn’t love simple.) 

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Cake and the Beanstalk

10% off*

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Cake and the Beanstalk is a bakery cafe in the heart of the Washington Square West neighborhood in Center City Philadelphia. 

It is a warm, inviting, and whimsically decorated space serving coffee, espresso, tea, dessert, and savory options such as panini and soup.  What sets Cake and the Beanstalk apart is the incredible baked goods . . . all of the desserts in the cafe are baked by owner Daniel Klein right behind the front counter.

Deal: 10% off*
Location: 1112 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA

*regularly priced items

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To redeem simply flash your zipcard at check out.

 

Community Bikes and Boards

Community Bikes and Boards

15% Off

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Bikes, skate boards and snowboards…oh my! For folks who like to ride, Community Boards has it all. We’ve teamed up with them for a special member only discount. Zipsters save 15% off anything in the store, plus receive a lifelong and year round tune up deal for $34.99 (a $10 savings).

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To redeem this offer, simply flash your Zipcard during checkout. 

Holiday Shopping at The Market at NLM

10% off on 11/28

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When you make your plans for holiday shopping, be sure to include The Market at NLM, which is filled with unique gifts that will delight your friends and family. You’ll find glass art, jewelry, hostess gifts, noteworthy accessories, and much more from both local and international artisans! This is THE place to find one-of-a-kind gifts you won’t find anywhere else. Many of our items are handmade by local artists, and some of them will be making special appearances at the Museum to create their crafts as you watch.

The National Liberty Museum is open 10am-5pm, 7 days a week.

Deal: 10% off entire purchase in The Market on Saturday, November 28
Location: 321 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

Valid only on Small Business Saturday. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, coupons, or special offers. Offer cannot be used for discounted admission.

 

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To redeem simply flash your zipcard at check out.

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Laundry Dropps

10% Off

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Dropps is the new, super-concentrated, eco-friendly liquid laundry detergent that comes in convenient "toss-and-go" dissolving pacs. Reduce your environmental footprint and stop weightlifting the big-bottle brands. Simply toss one Dropps into your washer for easy and mess-free laundry! Zipsters receive 10% off their next order of Dropps.

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To redeem, enter the code ZIPCAR10 at http://www.dropps.com.

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Philadelphia Bikesmith

10% Off

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Sometimes Zipsters need to ride the open road on a bike. For everything you might need, Philadelphia Bikesmith is a full service bike shop at 19th & Spring Garden. Stop in for bikes, accessories, tune-ups or to join in on a weekend group ride. Zipsters save 10% off all parts, accessories, gear, and bikes!
 

 

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Just flash your Zipcard in the store for the discount.

Ride Indego

Ride Indego

$5 off of the first month of Indego 30 Pass

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The City of Philadelphia launched Indego in 2015 as the city’s newest form of public transportation. It’s simple – with hundreds of self-service bikes and soon to reach more than 100 stations, Indego offers 24/7 access to the City on your schedule. Whether you use Indego for transportation, recreation, fitness, fun, or just to hang with friends – Indego is for you! So, where are you Indegoin?

Deal: Receive $5 off the first month when you purchase an Indego 30 Pass.

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To redeem, enter code Zipcar at Ride Indego.

Tanger Outlets - Atlantic City

Free Coupon Book (worth $1,000 in savings!)

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Our friends at Tanger Outlets understand that your trip to Atlantic City isn't complete without some fashion deals.

Tanger Outlets, The Walk is located at the end of the AC Expressway where you will experience incredible savings at over 95 brands like Michael Kors, Under Armour, Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Watch Station and more.

Zipsters receive a free coupon book worth $1,000 in savings!

 

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Flash your zipcard at shopper services to receive a free coupon book worth $1,000 of savings! Shopper Services is located at 2014 Baltic Avenue in Atlantic City. 

Veterans Advantage

30-day trial

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Veterans Advantage is a military benefits program to honor and thank those who serve our country with military savings. Along with creating exclusive partner discounts, Veterans Advantage member plans include group benefits with financial and medical coverage (valued at over $1000), and serves to safeguard Veterans privacy when redeeming partner discounts with the VetRewards card.

Veterans Advantage has partnered with Zipcar to offer a 30-day trial membership.Enroll today to get rewarded with 30 days of military savings. Sign up here to get started.

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Yoga Child

2 FREE yoga classes

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Yoga Child is a serene and spacious Philadelphia yoga studio offering adult yoga classes as well as award-winning children's yoga classes for all ages, making yoga accessible to everyone. Choose from classical Vinyasa, basic beginner classes, restorative classes and Yoga for the Golden Years, as well as prenatal and postpartum yoga. Try it out free! Zipcar members receive 2 FREE yoga classes. Buy a 10 class pass (good for 3 months) and get 2 extra yoga classes for free!

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Just show your Zipcard!

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budget® car rental

up to 25% off and more!

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Grab a Zipcar for cross-town but for cross-country, Budget® has got your back. Zipcar members can save up to 25% with Budget®, plus get free upgrades and $25 off weekly rentals (you can even combine discounts).

Snag these deals at budget.com/zipcar.

Almeidas Floral Designs

10% off

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With over 20 years’ of experience in the floral industry, Almeidas Floral Design has been providing quality custom designs with the highest level of customer service.  At Almeidas Floral Designs, we strive to offer our clientele the freshest product on the market and the latest trends in floral design while providing solid business values which places the customer first. Whatever your needs may be, we want to be your florist.

Deal: 10% off entire purchase on Saturday, November 28
Location: 1200 Spruce Street, Philadelphia

 

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To redeem simply flash your zipcard at check out.

Breakaway Bikes

Breakaway Bikes

10% Off

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Breakaway Bikes is passionate about bikes and just as crazy about riding them. Stop by to talk shop and check out their ever-expanding selection. You’re guaranteed to find everything you’re looking for (and perhaps a few items that you weren’t). Zipsters save 10% off all parts and accessories and 5% off new bikes. Now you can be stylish on two wheels or four!

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Show off your Zipcard to score this sweet deal.

Carbonite

Carbonite

2 Months Free Trial

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These days it feels like your whole life is on your computer. But a computer crash, virus or even a simple accident could wipe out everything. Your photos, music and other irreplaceable files – gone in an instant. Carbonite gives you peace of mind with unlimited online backup at one flat price. Once you install Carbonite on your computer, it begins backing up your files automatically and in the background.  That way, if you lose a file, you can get it back fast. Here’s your chance to try Carbonite, risk-free. Zipcar members get a 15-day free trial plus 2 bonus months when they sign up. 

 

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To redeem this offer, use code ZIPCAR at www.carbonite.com.

 

Dave & Buster's

Play $20 Get $20

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Dave & Buster's is the perfect place to have a family outing, gather friends for a fun night out or to challenge your colleagues to some play time.  The only place to eat. drink. play. watch.

Promotional. EXPIRES: 12/31/2016. Minor policies vary by location – please check www.daveandbusters.com/locations for details. Not valid with any other offers or Special Events Packages. Power Card activation fee is $2. ($3 Times Square). NOT FOR RESALE.

Offer: 
Free $20 Game Play with purchase of $20 Game Play

Location: N. Columbus @ Pier 19 North, Philadelphia, PA

Offer Valid until 12/31/2016

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To redeem simply mention this promotion and flash your zipcard.

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Hydros Bottle

10% Off

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Tired of wasting money and filling landfills by buying bottled water? Kick the habit once and for all with Hydros Bottle, a reusable filtering water bottle. The Hydros Bottle features a fast flowing filter that filters your water as your fill up your water bottle from any kitchen faucet, bathroom sink or water fountain. Best of all, Zipsters receive 10% off their purchase.

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To redeem, use the coupon code ZIPSTER at http://www.hydrosbottle.com

Lox Stock & Barrel

Lox Stock & Barrel

10% Off

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Lox Stock & Barrel is a modern American deli, diner and bar; featuring deli classics like hand-carved nova lox sliced paper thin, chicken soup, brisket and corned beef made in-house. In addition to other deli favorites like blintzes and potato latkes, the menu features a huge assortment of salads, soups, sandwiches, and dinner entrees. Zipsters receive 10% off food purchases for dine in or take out. 
 

 

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Just flash your Zipcard in the store for the discount.

Philadelphia Theatre Company

$5 off tickets

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Since its founding as The Philadelphia Company in 1974, Philadelphia Theatre Company has produced over 140 World and Philadelphia premieres. Our 2015/16 season is a rich and varied one, with a wide range of compelling subject matter and a diverse group of playwrights with fascinating stories to tell. Each play feels intensely personal, yet reflective of the larger ideas that make up our national conversation.   

Location:

Philadelphia Theatre Company at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 South Broad Street (Broad and Lombard)
Philadelphia, PA 19146
 
2015/2016 Season Shows

Deal:  $5 off any ticket, any time 

 

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Visit http://philadelphiatheatrecompany.org/tickets/buy-tickets/ and enter promo code ZIP5 to receive your discounted ticket. 

Sheraton Atlantic City

Sheraton - Atlantic City

10% off plus a complimentary upgrade

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Our pals at Sheraton Atlantic City are really excited about having Zipsters come to Atlantic City, and they want to help you escape and experience AC your way. As an exclusive offer, Zipsters get 10% off their reservation and a complimentary upgrade.

The upgrade brings you to the club level and includes complimentary internet, continental breakfast, evening hors d'oeuvres, and a variety of refreshing beverages throughout the day.

Check out the Miss America memorabilia at the Sheraton, shop to you drop at the Tanger Outlets (over 160 outlets!), experience the boardwalk, ocean, nightlife and so much more! 

 

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Click Here to book online, or call 866-716-8115 and ask for rate plan LCPKG1

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Top Tomato Pizza Kitchen

10% off any order of $20 or more

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Looking for delicious Italian fare in Midtown Village? Stop by Top Tomato at 1107 Walnut Street. Enjoy pizza, pasta, salads, sandwiches and more! Zipsters get a special treatment with 10% off any order of $20 or more. Prego. Ciao!

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Flash your Zipcard to redeem this discount!

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Wake Up Yoga

Two weeks of unlimited yoga for $30

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Get your zen on and save! Wake Up Yoga is a Vinyasa (flow-style) and Yin (passive yoga) studio with two locations: the original, in the heart of the Fairmount and on Passyunk Avenue in South Philly. Their spaces are warm and inviting and offer excellent teachers and a welcoming community of yogis. Zipsters receive two weeks of unlimited yoga for $30 (must be purchased on your first visit) if you are brand new. If you’re a returning student get a 10% discount on a 5 or 10 class card. Limit: 1 per member.

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Just make sure to bring your Zipcard.

FoundersCard

FoundersCard

Complimentary 1-Month FoundersCard Membership

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We would like to introduce you to FoundersCard.  FoundersCard is a community of more than 20,000 movers, shakers and business owners who enjoy access to exclusive offers from the best brands in travel, business and lifestyle. Zipcar members receive a complimentary 1-month membership to FoundersCard.

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Use promo code: FCZIPCAR

Arganica

Arganica

Free Membership

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Arganica is the mid-Atlantic’s premier locally sourced food club and joining gives you year-round access to an amazing variety of local farm-fresh, artisanal and organic foods delivered directly to your door every week.  New Arganica members can take advantage of a free first month’s membership + $15 credit towards their first order. Delish. 

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To redeem this offer, enter the code zipPHILLYarg when you access your account.

BUS STOP

10% off plus City Dining Cards*

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Located in historic Fabric Row, BUS STOP is a gem of a find. Visit the shoe gallery 7 days a week to peruse coveted, hard-to-find designer label styles once only available with a trip to far away places like London, Paris, Rio or New York.  Voted “Best Shoes” by Philadelphia Magazine, featured in The New York Times “36 Hours in Philadelphia” & voted “Best Shoe Boutique in the Country” by Footwear Plus Magazine.

Zip over to BUS STOP for the perfect pair of women's and men's shoes or boots!

Deal: 10% off + a free deck of City Dining Cards* - a pack contains 50 $10 discounts to locally owned, independent Philly restaurants!
Location: 1727 S. 4th Street, Philadelphia

*while supplies last

 

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To redeem simply flash your zipcard at check out.

Chaz & Crew

$50 off

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Chaz & Crew is a moving help service and general labor provider. They service both individuals and businesses for jobs big and small, whether it's moving a couch up one floor or moving your entire home. They operate in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs, as well as South Jersey and Northern Delaware. They've made a name for ourselves by providing excellent customer service and never, ever missing a job.

For more information, or to book them for your next move, visit www.chazandcrew.com

Deal: $50 off for new customers
Location: Philadelphia, South Jersey and Northern Delaware

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To redeem simply flash your zipcard at time of service.*

*only valid for new customers

 

Handy

15% off

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The newer, smarter way to book household services, Handy brings the same convenience and simplicity of zipping on the road to the home. Handy is the easiest way to get stuff done around the house, whether it be cleaning services or handyman tasks, plumbers or electricians. Simply tell them what you need done, where you live, and what time works best for you – they’ll handle the rest! Zipcar members receive 15% off their Handy service. 

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To redeem this offer, go to www.handy.com and use the code ZIPCAR15 when you book your Handy cleaning! Valid for one-time use only. 

Jake Frost & Big Boulder

up to $14 off daily snow passes

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JFBB Ski Areas are conveniently located off of I-80 West in the Pocono Mountains of PA.  Ski, snowboard or snow tube at Jack Frost & Big Boulder - one ticket two mountains. Day and night sessions are available.  36 slopes, trails, parks, serviced by 16 chairlifts. Snow tubing is available at both locations.

Deal: Zipsters can purchase discounted tickets and save up to $14 on a daily snow pass.
Location: 1 South Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, PA (2 hours from downtown Philadelphia)

Expires: January 31, 2016

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To redeem, enter visit www.jfbb.com/clubs and use the following information:

Username: ZipCarP16
Member Password: ZcPh16

Expires: January 31, 2016

 

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania

$2 Off Admission

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Planning a Ziptrip? Head on over to the award winning Morris Arboretum in a Zipcar and save $2 on admission. The 92-acre horticulture display garden features a collection of mature trees and numerous picturesque spots such as a formal rose garden, historic water features, a swan pond and the only remaining freestanding fernery in North America. Offer is good through June 30, 2013 and excludes the Fall Festival and Summer Concerts.

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To redeem this offer, drive to the Morris Arboretum in a Zipcar and save $2 on admissions.

Premium Outlets

Premium Outlets

Free Coupon Book

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Take a Zipcar for a shopping adventure to the Premium Outlets. Fill up your roomy trunk with a ton of goodies from clothes to electronics to even cookware.  The coupon book might be valued at $50, but it's worth hundreds in savings. Swing by the http://www.premiumoutlets.com/centers/index.asp  to find the location nearest you to start planning your next Ziptrip.

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And as a Zipster you get an exclusive VIP Coupon Book once you flash your Zipcard at the Information Center. Don’t miss out on this deal.

Smarter Benefit

Smarter Benefit

15% rebate when buying or selling and $150 rebate on rentals

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15% rebate when you buy or sell, $150 rebate on rentals. Full service real estate agency licensed in PA, NJ and CA. You will have a personal experience with your own agent, not a call center! Get the information you need and trust...We will not cheat on you!

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Just click this link to get started: http://www.smarterbenefit.com/andrewjanos

 

Tun Tavern - Atlantic City

Save $10 when you spend $40

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Don't forget to stop by Tun Tavern while you are in Atlantic City to take advantage of their beautiful outside deck and award winning steaks, burgers and seafood!  Zipsters receive $10 off their order when they spend $40.

Tun Tavern is located on the first floor of the Sheraton Atlantic City Hotel and they offer lunch, dinner, handcrafted beers, an extensive wine list and late night options.

Make your reservation today! 609.347.7800

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Just flash your Zicard at checkout!

Wash Cycle Laundry

30% off from 11/28 to 12/4

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Wash Cycle Laundry offers next-day laundry and dry cleaning delivery by bicycle. A small business operating in Philadelphia, Washington DC and Austin, Wash Cycle Laundry creates jobs for our community's most vulnerable adults and provides a sustainable laundry and linen solution for residents, businesses, and institutions.

Deal:  30% off Wash & Fold or Dry Cleaning orders.
Valid: Saturday, November 28 - Friday, December 4

Order must be placed within a week of Small Business Saturday, though the order can take place up to 30 days following redemption.

 

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Visit www.washcyclelaundry.com or call 888.611.WASH and use code ZIPCARSMALLBIZ.

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